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There are 6 ways to get from Dambulla to Wellawatte by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Dambulla to Wellawatta

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Bus via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal

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

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Taxi, train

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Maho Junction ,Sri Lanka
  2. Take the train from Maho Junction ,Sri Lanka to Wellawatta

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Wellawatte

Drive

  1. Drive from Dambulla to Wellawatte

Fly, taxi

  1. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Colombo (CMB)
  2. Take a taxi from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Wellawatte
Dambulla → Wellawatte
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COVID-19 help in Sri Lanka

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1912

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wellawatte is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wellawatte is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Wellawatte is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dambulla to Wellawatte is to bus via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal which costs Rs. 750 - Rs. 1000 and takes 4h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Dambulla to Wellawatte is to fly and taxi which costs Rs. 2400 - Rs. 41000 and takes 2h 16m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dambulla and arriving at Wellawatta. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 15m.

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The distance between Dambulla and Wellawatte is 140 km. The road distance is 154.7 km.

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The best way to get from Dambulla to Wellawatte without a car is to bus which takes 3h 15m and costs .

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The bus from Dambulla to Wellawatta takes 3h 15m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Dambulla to Wellawatte bus services, operated by NCG Express, depart from Dambulla station.

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The quickest flight from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Dambulla to Wellawatte bus services, operated by NCG Express, arrive at Wellawatta station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dambulla to Wellawatte is 155 km. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from Dambulla to Wellawatte.

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  • Distance: 140.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 15m

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

NCG Express operates a bus from Dambulla to Wellawatta twice daily, and the journey takes 3h 15m. Superline Travels also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 700 - Rs. 39000
Train operators
Bus operators
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Wellawatta
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
superline.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
superline.lk
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
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
Other operators
Taxi from Dambulla to Maho Junction ,Sri Lanka
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Estimated price
Rs. 3400 - Rs. 4100
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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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Wellawatte. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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The best way to get from Dambulla to Sigiriya Airport is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs Rs. 950 - Rs. 1200.

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