There are 3 ways to get from Pottuvil to Badulla by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pottuvil to Wellawaya 35-1
  2. Take the bus from Wellawaya to Badulla 31-2

$2

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Taxi  •  2 h

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Badulla 80.9 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Pottuvil to Badulla 80.9 miles

$9 - $15

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No, there is no direct bus from Pottuvil to Badulla. However, there are services departing from Pottuvil and arriving at Badulla via Wellawaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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The distance between Pottuvil and Badulla is 86 km. The road distance is 129.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pottuvil to Badulla without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Pottuvil to Badulla, including transfers.

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Pottuvil to Badulla bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, depart from Pottuvil station.

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Pottuvil to Badulla bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Badulla station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pottuvil to Badulla is 130 km. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Pottuvil to Badulla.

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There are 711+ hotels available in Badulla. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pottuvil to Badulla.
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  • Distance: 53.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Pottuvil, Sri Lanka and Badulla, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Pottuvil to Badulla via Wellawaya in around 6 h 20 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pottuvil to Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Bus from Wellawaya to Badulla
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Pottuvil to Badulla
Ave. Duration
2 h
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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