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There are 3 ways to get from Unawatuna to Kitulgala by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Kaduwela Galle
  2. Take a taxi from Kaduwela to Kitulgala

Rs. 6517 - Rs. 8136

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 27m

  1. Take a taxi from Unawatuna to Kitulgala 181.8 km

Rs. 10000 - Rs. 12000

Drive  •  2h 27m

  1. Drive from Unawatuna to Kitulgala 181.8 km

Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3900

Unawatuna → Kitulgala
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kitulgala is 1912.

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

The social distance requirement in Kitulgala is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 16 Apr 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Unawatuna to Kitulgala is to drive which costs Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3900 and takes 2h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Unawatuna to Kitulgala is to taxi which costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 12000 and takes 2h 27m.

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It is 110 km from Unawatuna to Kitulgala. It is approximately 181.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Unawatuna to Kitulgala without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2h 34m and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8500.

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It takes approximately 2h 34m to get from Unawatuna to Kitulgala, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Unawatuna to Kitulgala is 182 km. It takes approximately 2h 27m to drive from Unawatuna to Kitulgala.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Kitulgala. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Unawatuna to Kitulgala.
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  • Distance: 110 km
  • Duration: 2h 34m

What companies run services between Unawatuna, Southern, Sri Lanka and Kitulgala, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Unawatuna to Kitulgala. However, you can take the taxi to Galle Bus Station, take the bus to Kaduwela, then take the taxi to Kitulgala. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kitulgala.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
+94 011-2587372
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Kaduwela
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Schedules at
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Semi Lux
Rs. 190 - Rs. 240
Rs. 270 - Rs. 310
Super Lux
Rs. 462
Other operators
Taxi from Kaduwela to Kitulgala
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Estimated price
Rs. 6000 - Rs. 7500
Kangaroo Cabs
+94 11 25 88 588
Colombo Taxi
+94 11 43 43 475
Budget Taxi
+94 11 72 99 299

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