Directions from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya

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

Fly to Hatton  •  1 h 37 min

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

$45 - $223

Cheapest option

Train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Nanuoya Express Train

$9 - $15

5 alternative options

Fly to Katugastota, taxi  •  2 h 10 min

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

$52 - $190

Bus  •  8 h 4 min

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

$27 - $34

Bus via Mount Lavinia  •  8 h 8 min

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

$27 - $34

Taxi  •  2 h 52 min

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

$70 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

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

$12 - $19

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

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya twice daily. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 h 59 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Nanuoya
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$3 - $4
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Beragala
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Katugastota to Nuwara Eliya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia and Nuwara Eliya is 102 km. The road distance is 171 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya is to train which costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 2500 and takes 7 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Nuwara Eliya is to fly which takes 1 h 37 min and costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 36000.

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