There are 3 ways to get from Mannar to Anuradhapura by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Mannar to Anuradhapura Talaimannar Pier to Colombo

Rs. 1497 - Rs. 1872

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 8m

  1. Take a taxi from Mannar to Anuradhapura 117 km

Rs. 7500 - Rs. 9500

Drive  •  2h 8m

  1. Drive from Mannar to Anuradhapura 117 km

Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2500

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The cheapest way to get from Mannar to Anuradhapura is to train which costs Rs. 1500 - Rs. 1900 and takes 2h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannar to Anuradhapura is to taxi which costs Rs. 7500 - Rs. 9500 and takes 2h 8m.

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The distance between Mannar and Anuradhapura is 92 km. The road distance is 117 km.

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The best way to get from Mannar to Anuradhapura without a car is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs Rs. 1500 - Rs. 1900.

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Mannar to Anuradhapura, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannar to Anuradhapura is 117 km. It takes approximately 2h 8m to drive from Mannar to Anuradhapura.

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There are 345+ hotels available in Anuradhapura. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.

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What companies run services between Mannar, Sri Lanka and Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Mannar to Anuradhapura twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 260 - Rs. 410 and the journey takes 2h 22m.

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Taxi from Mannar to Anuradhapura
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Estimated price
Rs. 7500 - Rs. 9500

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