There are 3 ways to get from Nuwara Eliya to Ratnapura by bus, taxi or car

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

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Bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Beragala to Ratnapura 99 / ...

$27 - $32

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Ratnapura 88.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Nuwara Eliya to Ratnapura 88.3 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Ratnapura is to drive which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2500 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nuwara Eliya to Ratnapura is to taxi which costs Rs. 9000 - Rs. 11000 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Nuwara Eliya and Ratnapura is 53 km. The road distance is 141.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Nuwara Eliya to Ratnapura, including transfers.

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Nuwara Eliya to Ratnapura hourly. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Beragala to Ratnapura
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Nuwara Eliya to Ratnapura
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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