There are 2 ways to get from Nuwara Eliya to Dambulla by taxi or car
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What companies run services between Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka and Dambulla, Sri Lanka?
You can drive from Nuwara Eliya to Dambulla in around 2 h 33 min.
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 33 min
- Estimated price
- $60 - $75
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Nuwara Eliya and Dambulla is 100 km. The road distance is 152 km.
The cheapest way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Dambulla is to drive which costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2700 and takes 2 h 33 min.
The quickest way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Dambulla is to taxi which takes 2 h 33 min and costs Rs. 9500 - Rs. 12000.
It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive 152.1 km from Nuwara Eliya to Dambulla.