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There are 4 ways to get from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Trincomalee to Warakapola
  2. Take the bus from Warakapola to Nuwara Eliya

Cheapest option

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Trincomalee Station to Fort Station
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Nuwara Eliya

2 alternative options

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya

Drive

  1. Drive from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya
Mutur → Nuwara Eliya
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nuwara Eliya is 1912.

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The social distance requirement in Nuwara Eliya is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 29 Jun 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya is to train and bus, which costs Rs. 2200 - Rs. 3300 and takes 15h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya is to taxi which costs Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000 and takes 4h 23m.

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The distance between Mutur and Nuwara Eliya is 174 km. The road distance is 261.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya without a car is to bus which takes 8h 33m and costs Rs. 3100 - Rs. 3500.

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It takes approximately 8h 33m to get from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mutur to Nuwara Eliya is 262 km. It takes approximately 4h 23m to drive from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya.

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There are 242+ hotels available in Nuwara Eliya. Prices start at Rs. 32500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya.
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  • Distance: 173.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 33m

What companies run services between Mutur, Sri Lanka and Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya via Trincomalee and Warakapola in around 8h 33m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Trincomalee to Warakapola
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rs. 901
Schedules at
superline.lk
NCG Express
Phone
077 107 55 55
Website
ncgexpress.com
Bus from Warakapola to Nuwara Eliya
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 545
Schedules at
ncgexpress.com
Bus from Colombo to Nuwara Eliya
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 545
Schedules at
ncgexpress.com
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Nuwara Eliya
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rs. 180 - Rs. 240
Book at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 180 - Rs. 240
Semi Lux
Rs. 260 - Rs. 320
AirCon
Rs. 360 - Rs. 410
Super Lux
Rs. 609
Other operators
Taxi from Mutur to Nuwara Eliya
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Estimated price
Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
Dilneth Cabs
Phone
+94 77 99 78 656
Website
facebook.com

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