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There are 5 ways to get from Midigama to Anuradhapura by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Ahangama to Fort Station Beliatta
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Anuradhapura Colombo

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Bus  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Matara to Maharagama Matara
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Anuradhapura Colombo

Taxi  •  4h 57m

  1. Take a taxi from Midigama to Anuradhapura 334.2 km

Drive  •  4h 57m

  1. Drive from Midigama to Anuradhapura 334.2 km

Train, fly, taxi  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from Ahangama to Fort Station
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Sigiriya (GIU) CMB - GIU
  3. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Anuradhapura

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The cheapest way to get from Midigama to Anuradhapura is to train which costs Rs. 750 - Rs. 1400 and takes 6h 44m.

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The fastest way to get from Midigama to Anuradhapura is to taxi which takes 4h 57m and costs Rs. 21000 - Rs. 25000.

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The distance between Midigama and Anuradhapura is 261 km. The road distance is 334.2 km.

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The best way to get from Midigama to Anuradhapura without a car is to train which takes 6h 44m and costs Rs. 750 - Rs. 1400.

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It takes approximately 6h 44m to get from Midigama to Anuradhapura, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Midigama to Anuradhapura is to train which takes 6h 44m and costs Rs. 750 - Rs. 1400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 3400 - Rs. 4100 and takes 8h 43m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Midigama to Anuradhapura is 334 km. It takes approximately 4h 57m to drive from Midigama to Anuradhapura.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Colombo Airport to Sigiriya Airport.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Anuradhapura. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Midigama to Anuradhapura.
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  • Distance: 261 km
  • Duration: 6h 44m

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

You can take a train from Midigama to Anuradhapura via Ahangama and Fort Station in around 6h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Midigama to Anuradhapura via Matara, Maharagama, and Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal in around 8h 43m.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 6000 - Rs. 80000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 6000 - Rs. 80000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Ahangama to Fort Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 460
Website
railway.gov.lk
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12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 290 - Rs. 390
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 330 - Rs. 460
3rd Class
Rs. 130
2nd Class
Rs. 240
Train from Fort Station to Anuradhapura
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 360 - Rs. 600
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 360 - Rs. 480
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 420 - Rs. 600
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara to Maharagama
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Semi Lux
Rs. 230 - Rs. 280
AirCon
Rs. 320 - Rs. 370
Super Lux
Rs. 547
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Anuradhapura
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 220 - Rs. 300
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 220 - Rs. 300
Semi Lux
Rs. 350 - Rs. 430
AirCon
Rs. 470 - Rs. 550
Super Lux
Rs. 794
Other operators
Taxi from Midigama to Anuradhapura
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Estimated price
Rs. 21000 - Rs. 25000
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site
Red Cab
Phone
+94 91 72 21 000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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