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There are 6 ways to get from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly from Hatton  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Koggala (KCT) NUF - KCT

$49 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuwara Eliya to Matara Bus Station 31-1

$6 - $10

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Taxi to Katugastota, fly  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Koggala (KCT) KDZ - KCT

$384 - $703

Taxi to Hambantota, fly  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Hambantota
  2. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Koggala (KCT) HRI - KCT

$317 - $471

Taxi  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa 181 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa 181 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa is to bus which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1700 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa is to fly which costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 41000 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Nuwara Eliya and Mirissa is 119 km. The road distance is 289.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 24 min and costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1700.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa is to fly which takes 1 h 43 min and costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 41000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1700 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Hatton Airport to Koggala Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa is 290 km. It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to drive from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Hatton Airport to Koggala Airport.

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There are 2021+ hotels available in Mirissa. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa.
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  • Distance: 74.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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

Cinnamon Air flies from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa once daily. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Nuwara Eliya to Mirissa 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Katugastota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Flights from Hambantota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Nuwara Eliya to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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The best way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Hatton Airport is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs Rs. 3600 - Rs. 4400.

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