There are 5 ways to get from Dalhousie to Nuwara Eliya by taxi, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi to Dharamsala, fly to Colombo, taxi  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dalhousie to Dharamsala
  2. Fly from Dharamsala (DHM) to Colombo (CMB) DHM - CMB
  3. Take a taxi from Colombo to Nuwara Eliya

$327 - $823

Cheapest option

Taxi, train to Amritsar, fly to Colombo  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dalhousie to Pathankot (PTK)
  2. Take the train from Pathankot (PTK) to Amritsar Junction (ASR)
  3. Fly from Amritsar (ATQ) to Colombo (CMB) ATQ - CMB
  4. Take a taxi from Colombo to Nuwara Eliya

$283 - $755

3 alternative options

Taxi to Dharamsala, fly to Diyawanna Oya, taxi  •  22 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dalhousie to Dharamsala
  2. Fly from Dharamsala (DHM) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) DHM - DWO
  3. Take a taxi from Diyawanna Oya to Nuwara Eliya

$307 - $718

Taxi to Dharamsala, fly to Hambantota, taxi  •  19 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dalhousie to Dharamsala
  2. Fly from Dharamsala (DHM) to Hambantota (HRI) DHM - HRI
  3. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Nuwara Eliya

$397 - $968

Taxi to Dharamsala, fly to Sigiriya, taxi  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dalhousie to Dharamsala
  2. Fly from Dharamsala (DHM) to Sigiriya (GIU) DHM - GIU
  3. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Nuwara Eliya

$342 - $823

What companies run services between Dalhousie, India and Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Dalhousie to Nuwara Eliya. However, you can take the taxi to Dharamsala airport, fly to Colombo, then take the taxi to Nuwara Eliya. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Pathankot (PTK), take the train to Amritsar Junction (ASR), take the taxi to Amritsar airport, fly to Colombo, then take the taxi to Nuwara Eliya.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Dharamsala to Colombo via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Dharamsala to Colombo via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Amritsar to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dharamsala to Diyawanna Oya via Delhi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Dharamsala to Diyawanna Oya via Delhi, Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Dharamsala to Diyawanna Oya via Delhi, Mumbai, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Dharamsala to Diyawanna Oya via Delhi, Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Dharamsala to Diyawanna Oya via Delhi, Suvarnabhumi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
22 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Dharamsala to Diyawanna Oya via Delhi, Hyderabad, Colombo
Ave. Duration
22 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Dharamsala to Diyawanna Oya via Delhi, Muscat, Colombo
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Dharamsala to Sigiriya via Delhi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Dharamsala to Sigiriya via Delhi, Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Dharamsala to Sigiriya via Delhi, Mumbai, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Dharamsala to Sigiriya via Delhi, Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Dharamsala to Sigiriya via Delhi, Colombo, Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Dharamsala to Sigiriya via Delhi, Muscat, Colombo
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dharamsala to Hambantota via Delhi, Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Dharamsala to Hambantota via Delhi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Dharamsala to Hambantota via Delhi, Mumbai, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Dharamsala to Hambantota via Delhi, Sharjah, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,700
Flights from Dharamsala to Hambantota via Delhi, Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Dharamsala to Colombo via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Amritsar to Colombo via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Amritsar to Colombo via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Amritsar to Colombo via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Amritsar to Colombo via Delhi, Varanasi
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Dharamsala to Colombo via Delhi, Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Amritsar to Colombo via Delhi, Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Dharamsala to Colombo via Delhi, Sharjah
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Dalhousie to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dalhousie and Nuwara Eliya is 2886 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dalhousie to Nuwara Eliya is to taxi and train and fly which costs ₹18,000 - ₹50,000 and takes 14 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Dalhousie to Nuwara Eliya is to taxi and fly which takes 11 h 12 min and costs ₹21,000 - ₹55,000.

It takes approximately 11 h 12 min to get from Dalhousie to Nuwara Eliya, including transfers.