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There are 4 ways to get from Dambulla to Udawalawe by bus, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Embilipitiya

3 alternative options

Bus via Balangoda

  1. Take the bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Balangoda

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Udawalawe

Drive

  1. Drive from Dambulla to Udawalawe

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The cheapest way to get from Dambulla to Udawalawe is to bus which costs Rs. 1200 - Rs. 1700 and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Dambulla to Udawalawe is to taxi which costs Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000 and takes 3h 59m.

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The distance between Dambulla and Udawalawe is 161 km. The road distance is 241.7 km.

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The best way to get from Dambulla to Udawalawe without a car is to bus which takes 8h 53m and costs Rs. 1200 - Rs. 1700.

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It takes approximately 8h 53m to get from Dambulla to Udawalawe, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dambulla to Udawalawe is 242 km. It takes approximately 3h 59m to drive from Dambulla to Udawalawe.

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Map of how to get from Dambulla to Udawalawe.
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  • Distance: 160.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 53m

What companies run services between Dambulla, Sri Lanka and Udawalawe, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Dambulla to Udawalawe via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal and Embilipitiya in around 8h 53m.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 170 - Rs. 230
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 170 - Rs. 230
Semi Lux
Rs. 250 - Rs. 300
AirCon
Rs. 340 - Rs. 390
Super Lux
Rs. 577
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Embilipitiya
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rs. 240 - Rs. 320
Book at
busbooking.lk
Standard
Rs. 240 - Rs. 320
Semi Lux
Rs. 390 - Rs. 470
AirCon
Rs. 500 - Rs. 600
Super Lux
Rs. 868
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
superline.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Balangoda
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rs. 1060
Schedules at
superline.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Dambulla to Udawalawe
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Estimated price
Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000
Taxi Dambulla
Phone
+94 76 36 05 437
Website
taxidambulla.wordpress.com
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site

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