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

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Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Pottuvil to Monaragala 35-1
  2. Take the bus from Monaragala to Batticaloa 35/935

$2 - $3

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Taxi  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Batticaloa 68.6 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Pottuvil to Batticaloa 68.6 miles

$8 - $12

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No, there is no direct bus from Pottuvil to Batticaloa. However, there are services departing from Pottuvil and arriving at Batticaloa via Monaragala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between Pottuvil and Batticaloa is 94 km. The road distance is 109.8 km.

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The best way to get from Pottuvil to Batticaloa without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from Pottuvil to Batticaloa, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Pottuvil to Batticaloa is 110 km. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Pottuvil to Batticaloa.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Batticaloa. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pottuvil to Batticaloa.
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  • Distance: 58.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Pottuvil to Batticaloa via Monaragala in around 7 h 40 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pottuvil to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$2
Bus from Monaragala to Batticaloa
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Pottuvil to Batticaloa
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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