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How to get from
Anuradhapura to Colombo

Anuradhapura to Colombo Trip Overview

Distance169 km (105.6 miles)
Price range$13-$158
Ride Duration Range3h 35m-8h
Earliest Departure18:30
Latest Departure23:30

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Taking a bus from Anuradhapura to Colombo

Fastest bus: 4h

Cheapest bus: $15

The fastest: 4h

The cheapest: $15

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

Charger

Reclining Seats

TV

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The fastest: 3h 35m

The cheapest: $158

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

The fastest: 3h 35m

The cheapest: $132

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

A beautiful view from within central Colombo

About the ride from Anuradhapura to Colombo

Anuradhapura to Colombo Route Information

The distance between Anuradhapura and Colombo is 106 miles, or approximately 169 kilometers.

There are 4 ways to get from Anuradhapura to Colombo, including bus,car,minivan,train.

The earliest departure leaves at 18:30 and has a duration of 4 hours.

The fastest way to travel is by car, which takes approximately 3 hours 35 minutes.

Depending on how you choose to travel, the following amenities are available: .

Anuradhapura to Colombo by bus

  • Starting Price: $15
  • 8 departures a day, or 56 departures a week

There are 2 travel classes for this journey, including: VIP 32 Seats and Tourist.

Each bus ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Anuradhapura to Colombo by car

  • Starting Price: $132
  • 192 departures a day, or 1344 departures a week

There are 2 travel classes for this journey, including: Economy and Standard.

Each car ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Anuradhapura to Colombo by minivan

  • Starting Price: $158
  • 192 departures a day, or 1344 departures a week

The only travel class available is Standard.

Each minivan ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Anuradhapura to Colombo by train

    There are 5 travel classes for this journey, including: Second Class, Third Class Reserved Seats, First Class, Second Class Seat and Third Class.

    Each train ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

    Companies Operating from Anuradhapura to Colombo

    Average time

    3h 35m

    Average price

    $61 - $66

    (6)

    Average time

    4h

    Average price

    $83 - $104

    (21)

    Average time

    4h 30m

    Average price

    $15

    Popular stations and stops in Anuradhapura and Colombo

    Departure stations in Anuradhapura

    Anuradhapura

    Anuradhapura - Any hotel

    New Town Bus Station

    Arrival stations in Colombo

    Colombo

    Colombo City - Any hotel

    Colombo Express Bus Stop

    Colombo Bandaranaike Airport (CMB)

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