There are 3 ways to get from Sigiriya to Nilaveli by night train, taxi or car
Night train • 4 h 1 min
$27 - $33
2 alternative options
Taxi • 1 h 52 min
$40 - $50
Drive • 1 h 52 min
$8 - $12
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Sigiriya to Nilaveli is to drive which costs Rs. 1300 - Rs. 2000 and takes 1 h 52 min.
The quickest way to get from Sigiriya to Nilaveli is to taxi which costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 8500 and takes 1 h 52 min.
The distance between Sigiriya and Nilaveli is 95 km. The road distance is 106.1 km.
The best way to get from Sigiriya to Nilaveli without a car is to night train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs Rs. 4600 - Rs. 6000.
It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Sigiriya to Nilaveli, including transfers.
Yes, the driving distance between Sigiriya to Nilaveli is 106 km. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Sigiriya to Nilaveli.
There are 257+ hotels available in Nilaveli. Prices start at $15 USD per night.
What companies run services between Sigiriya, Sri Lanka and Nilaveli, Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka Railways operates a vehicle from Sigiriya to Nilaveli once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 3 min.
Night train from Kekirawa to Trincomalee
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 3 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $1 - $2
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- 1st Class
- $1 - $2
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