Two-way bus service on A9
The Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB) yesterday commenced a two-way
bus service between Colombo and Jaffna on the A9 Road. The first bus
between the two destinations commenced its journey to Colombo yesterday
morning from Jaffna city, a Transport Ministry spokesman told the Daily
News. Meanwhile, the return bus service is due to commence from Colombo
at 1.00am today to Jaffna.
The normal service will depart from the Pettah bus stand while two
semi-luxury buses will leave from Kotahena St. Lucia's Cathedral and the
Wellawatta Railway station via the Pettah Central Bus Stand and will
proceed through Kurunegala, Dambulla, Kekirawa and Mihinthale on the A9
road to Jaffna.