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There are 5 ways to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly to Hatton  •  1h 37m

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF) DWO - NUF

$43 - $220

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Bus  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Maharagama to Beragala 99 / ...

$27 - $36

3 alternative options

Fly to Katugastota, taxi  •  2h 10m

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Nuwara Eliya

$47 - $189

Taxi  •  2h 52m

  1. Take a taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya 107 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya 107 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya is to drive which costs Rs. 2200 - Rs. 3300 and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya is to fly which costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 38000 and takes 1h 37m.

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The distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia and Nuwara Eliya is 102 km. The road distance is 171.2 km.

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya without a car is to bus which takes 6h 51m and costs Rs. 4600 - Rs. 6500.

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It takes approximately 1h 37m to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya is to fly which takes 1h 37m and costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 38000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 4600 - Rs. 6500 and takes 6h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Hatton Airport is the direct flight which takes 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya is 171 km. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Hatton Airport.

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There are 700+ hotels available in Nuwara Eliya. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya.
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  • Distance: 63.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 37m

What companies run services between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka and Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka?

Cinnamon Air flies from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya once daily. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5h 33m.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Maharagama to Beragala
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Katugastota to Nuwara Eliya
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Diyawanna Oya Airport is to taxi which takes 15m and costs Rs. 600 - Rs. 750.

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