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There are 3 ways to get from Colombo to Avissawella by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Pettah CTB to Avissawella 99 / ...

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Avissawella 30.1 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Avissawella 30.1 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Avissawella is to bus which costs Rs. 90 - Rs. 120 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Avissawella is to taxi which costs Rs. 2500 - Rs. 3000 and takes 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pettah CTB and arriving at Avissawella. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Avissawella is 40 km. The road distance is 48.2 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Avissawella without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 39 min and costs Rs. 90 - Rs. 120.

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The bus from Pettah CTB to Avissawella takes 1 h 39 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Colombo to Avissawella bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, depart from Pettah CTB station.

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Colombo to Avissawella bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Avissawella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Avissawella is 48 km. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Colombo to Avissawella.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Avissawella. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Avissawella.
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  • Distance: 25.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Avissawella, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Avissawella every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Avissawella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo to Avissawella
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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