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There are 6 ways to get from Sigiriya to Wellawatte by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Dambulla to Wellawatta

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Bus via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal

  1. Take the bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal

Taxi, train

  1. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Maho Junction ,Sri Lanka
  2. Take the train from Maho Junction ,Sri Lanka to Wellawatta

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Wellawatte

Drive

  1. Drive from Sigiriya to Wellawatte

Fly, taxi

  1. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Colombo (CMB)
  2. Take a taxi from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Wellawatte
Sigiriya → Wellawatte
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1912

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wellawatte is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wellawatte is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Wellawatte is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sigiriya to Wellawatte is to bus via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2200 and takes 4h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Sigiriya to Wellawatte is to fly and taxi which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 41000 and takes 2h 4m.

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The distance between Sigiriya and Wellawatte is 155 km. The road distance is 170.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Wellawatte without a car is to bus which takes 3h 9m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 9m to get from Sigiriya to Wellawatte, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sigiriya to Wellawatte is 170 km. It takes approximately 2h 50m to drive from Sigiriya to Wellawatte.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Wellawatte. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Sigiriya Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs Rs. 330 - Rs. 400.

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Map of how to get from Sigiriya to Wellawatte.
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  • Distance: 154.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 9m

What companies run services between Sigiriya, Sri Lanka and Wellawatte, Sri Lanka?

NCG Express operates a bus from Dambulla to Wellawatta twice daily, and the journey takes 2h 51m. Superline Travels also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 700 - Rs. 39000
Train operators
Bus operators
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Wellawatta
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
superline.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
superline.lk
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 170 - Rs. 230
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 170 - Rs. 230
Semi Lux
Rs. 250 - Rs. 300
AirCon
Rs. 340 - Rs. 390
Super Lux
Rs. 577
Other operators
Taxi from Sigiriya to Maho Junction ,Sri Lanka
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Estimated price
Rs. 4300 - Rs. 5500
Taxi Dambulla
Phone
+94 76 36 05 437
Website
taxidambulla.wordpress.com
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
City Cab
Phone
+94 71 94 43 377
Website
citycabkaduruwela.business.site

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