Colombo to Nanu Oya

Colombo to Nanu Oya

Colombo to Nanu Oya Schedule

Colombo to Nanu Oya Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Ceylon Roots SUV 3pax Any time$ 215.61
Sri Lanka Railways 1st Class Seat 05:55 - 12:39$ 21.27
Sri Lanka Railways 2nd Class Seat 08:30 - 14:33$ 12.65
Sri Lanka Railways First Class Seat 12:30 - 20:03$ 15.95
Sri Lanka Railways 2nd Class Seat 19:30 - 01:56$ 12.65

Transportation from Colombo to Nanu Oya

Colombo to Nanu Oya Destination Reviews

AB
Great service and customer support. Ideal seats to enjoy views and have easy trip
Train #1005 1st Class Seat, Sri Lanka Railways, Dec 20, 2021
DE
Excellent service
Train #1007 Observation class, Sri Lanka Railways, Nov 19, 2019
JW
It worked perfect with the tickets being delivered to our hotel. Fantastic seats in the train. Great shaky ride. The part from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya is much more enjoyable than Colombo to Kandy.
Train #1007 First Class seat, Sri Lanka Railways, Sep 7, 2019
IF
The train was very ricketty. My son vomited at the end of the 8 hour trip from the bumping along the way.
Train #1007 First Class seat, Sri Lanka Railways, Jul 27, 2019
JS
Great service
Train #1015 1st Class Seat, Sri Lanka Railways, May 23, 2019
PG
I was impressed as they delivered our tickets to our hotel as requested on time.
Train #1007 First Class seat, Sri Lanka Railways, Feb 20, 2019
GW
Lovely and simple service, fantastic journey!
Train #1007 First Class seat, Sri Lanka Railways, Oct 30, 2018
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How to get from Colombo to Nanu Oya

When you want to get from Colombo to Nanu Oya, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 215.61. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as USD 12.00.

How far is Colombo from Nanu Oya?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Colombo to Nanu Oya. Your trip will be a total of 95 miles (152 km). The flying distance is 61 miles (98 km).

How long does it take to get from Colombo to Nanu Oya?

The travel time from Colombo to Nanu Oya can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 4 to 8 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Colombo to Nanu Oya?

The cost of the trip from Colombo to Nanu Oya varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Sri Lanka Railways: travelling by train expect to pay as low as USD 12.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as USD 215.61.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Colombo to Nanu Oya:

  • Train tickets - USD 12.00 to USD 20.00;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 92.00 to USD 216.00.

How many trips per day are there between Colombo and Nanu Oya?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 10 trains per day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Colombo to Nuwara Eliya any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Colombo to Nuwara Eliya. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 92.00.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Colombo to Nanu Oya

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Colombo to Nanu Oya? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 80% decided to catch a taxi.
  • 20% users enjoyed a train ride.