How to get from Colombo to Anuradhapura
Travelling between Colombo and Anuradhapura is possible by bus. Bus guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you LKR 2,350 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere LKR 2,350.
How long does it take to get from Colombo to Anuradhapura?
It can take you anywhere between 3 and 4 hours to travel between Colombo and Anuradhapura depending on the means of transport you choose.
Bus is the fastest way to travel between Colombo and Anuradhapura. Bus will bring you to your destination in 2h 45m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 3h 5m to reach Anuradhapura.
How much does it cost to get from Colombo to Anuradhapura?
Travelling between Colombo and Anuradhapura can be as cheap as LKR 2,350 if you opt for a Avro Travels (Avro Travels) bus and as expensive as LKR 2,350 if you buy a Avro Travels (Avro Travels) Bus ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Colombo and Anuradhapura ?
- 2 from Colombo to Anuradhapura starting from 20:00 Wellawatte until 20:20 Galleface
- 1 from Colombo to Anuradhapura starting from 05:45 Colombo Fort until 05:45 Colombo Fort
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Colombo to Anuradhapura.
What is the most popular transport to get from Colombo to Anuradhapura?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 1000 opted for a bus
- 833 took a train