There are 4 ways to get from Nuwara Eliya to Dalhousie by taxi, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, fly to Dharamsala  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Colombo
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Dharamsala (DHM) CMB - DHM
  3. Take a taxi from Dharamsala to Dalhousie

$310 - $859

Cheapest option

Taxi, fly to Amritsar, train  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Colombo
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Amritsar (ATQ) CMB - ATQ
  3. Take the train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Pathankot (PTK)
  4. Take a taxi from Pathankot (PTK) to Dalhousie

$203 - $499

2 alternative options

Taxi, fly to Jammu  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Colombo
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Jammu (IXJ) CMB - IXJ
  3. Take a taxi from Jammu to Dalhousie

$277 - $704

Taxi, fly to Kulu  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Colombo
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Kulu (KUU) CMB - KUU
  3. Take a taxi from Kulu to Dalhousie

$467 - $1,364

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nuwara Eliya and Dalhousie is 2886 km.

It takes approximately 12 h 24 min to get from Nuwara Eliya to Dalhousie, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Colombo Airport to Dharamsala Airport. The quickest flight takes 11 h and has one stopover.

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Helitrans, SriLankan Airlines, Air India Limited and three other airlines offer flights from Colombo Airport to Dharamsala Airport.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Dalhousie. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nuwara Eliya to Dalhousie.
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  • Distance: 1803.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 24 min

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

There is no direct connection from Nuwara Eliya to Dalhousie. However, you can take the taxi to Colombo airport, fly to Dharamsala, then take the taxi to Dalhousie. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Colombo airport, fly to Jammu, then take the taxi to Dalhousie.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Colombo to Dharamsala via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Colombo to Dharamsala via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Colombo to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Colombo to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Colombo to Kulu via Varanasi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Colombo to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Colombo to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Colombo to Dharamsala via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Colombo to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Colombo to Dharamsala via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Madras, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Delhi, Leh
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Colombo to Jammu via Mumbai, Leh
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Colombo to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Colombo to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Colombo to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $460
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Colombo to Amritsar via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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