There are 3 ways to get from Puttalam to Mannar by bus, night train, taxi or car
Bus, night train • 21 h 10 min
$7 - $15
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2 h 59 min
$55 - $70
Drive • 2 h 59 min
$11 - $17
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Puttalam to Mannar is to bus and night train which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 2700 and takes 21 h 10 min.
The quickest way to get from Puttalam to Mannar is to taxi which costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 12000 and takes 2 h 59 min.
The distance between Puttalam and Mannar is 105 km. The road distance is 155.6 km.
The best way to get from Puttalam to Mannar without a car is to bus and night train which takes 21 h 10 min and costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 2700.
It takes approximately 21 h 10 min to get from Puttalam to Mannar, including transfers.
Yes, the driving distance between Puttalam to Mannar is 156 km. It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to drive from Puttalam to Mannar.
There are 12+ hotels available in Mannar. Prices start at $13 USD per night.
What companies run services between Puttalam, Sri Lanka and Mannar, Sri Lanka?
There is no direct connection from Puttalam to Mannar. However, you can take the bus to Pettah CTB, take the walk to Colombo Fort, take the night train to Mannar, then take the taxi to Mannar. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Mannar.
Night train from Colombo Fort to Mannar
- Ave. Duration
- 16 h 5 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $1 - $7
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- $1 - $2
- 2nd Class
- $1 - $3
- 1st Class
- $4 - $7
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