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There are 5 ways to get from Kandy to Kalawana by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Kandy Good Shed Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kalutara
  3. Take a taxi from Kalutara to Kalawana

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kandy Good Shed Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Rathnapura

Bus, taxi via Bentota

  1. Take the bus from Kandy Good Shed Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Aluthgama
  3. Take a taxi from Aluthgama to Kalawana

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Kandy to Kalawana

Drive

  1. Drive from Kandy to Kalawana
Kandy → Kalawana
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kalawana is 1912.

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

The social distance requirement in Kalawana is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kandy to Kalawana is to drive which costs Rs. 2400 - Rs. 3500 and takes 2h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Kandy to Kalawana is to taxi which costs Rs. 7500 - Rs. 9500 and takes 2h 51m.

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The distance between Kandy and Kalawana is 88 km. The road distance is 156 km.

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The best way to get from Kandy to Kalawana without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 5h 57m and costs Rs. 3400 - Rs. 4200.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Kandy to Kalawana, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kandy to Kalawana is 156 km. It takes approximately 2h 51m to drive from Kandy to Kalawana.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Kalawana. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kandy to Kalawana.
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  • Distance: 88.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Kandy, Sri Lanka and Kalawana, Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Kandy to Kalawana via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal and Rathnapura in around 7h 9m.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Kandy Good Shed Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Semi Lux
Rs. 190 - Rs. 230
AirCon
Rs. 260 - Rs. 300
Super Lux
Rs. 453
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kalutara
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 75 - Rs. 110
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 75 - Rs. 110
Semi Lux
Rs. 75 - Rs. 90
AirCon
Rs. 110 - Rs. 140
Super Lux
Rs. 212
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Aluthgama
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 95 - Rs. 130
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 95 - Rs. 130
Semi Lux
Rs. 100 - Rs. 130
AirCon
Rs. 150 - Rs. 180
Super Lux
Rs. 275
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Rathnapura
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rs. 838
Schedules at
superline.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Kalutara to Kalawana
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
Rs. 3200 - Rs. 3900
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
Kalutara Cabs
Phone
+94 77 31 44 888
Website
kalutaracabs.com

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