There are 3 ways to get from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Polwathumodara to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pettah CTB to Ratnapura 99 / ...

$10 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak 123 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak 123 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak is to train and bus which costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2600 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak is to taxi which costs Rs. 15000 - Rs. 18000 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Mirissa and Adam’s Peak is 96 km. The road distance is 196.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 45 min and costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2600.

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It takes approximately 7 h 45 min to get from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mirissa to Adam’s Peak is 197 km. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak.

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There are 172+ hotels available in Adam’s Peak. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak.
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  • Distance: 59.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 45 min

What companies run services between Mirissa, Sri Lanka and Adam’s Peak, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak. However, you can take the train to Colombo Fort, take the walk to Pettah CTB, take the bus to Ratnapura, then take the taxi to Adam’s Peak. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Adam’s Peak.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Polwathumodara to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Ratnapura
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Mirissa to Adam’s Peak
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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