Horana

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Horana
Horana is located in Sri Lanka
Horana
Horana
Coordinates: 6°43′N 80°03′E / 6.717°N 80.050°E / 6.717; 80.050Coordinates: 6°43′N 80°03′E / 6.717°N 80.050°E / 6.717; 80.050
Province Western Province
Time zone Sri Lanka Standard Time Zone (UTC+5:30)
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Horana is a town in Kalutara District, in the Western Province of Sri Lanka. It is on the road from Panadura to Ratnapura. It is located in 42 km away from Colombo and 18 km away from Panadura.

The town Administered by an Urban Council. Horana is the home town of former premier minister Mr. Rathnasiri Wikramanayeka. The SriPalee campus of the University of Colombo is also located in the town.

Public transport[edit]

Bus routes terminating at Horana:

  • 120 - Colombo (Pettah)
  • 280 - Maharagama
  • 281 - Thalgahawila
  • 282 - Padukka
  • 283 - Millewa
  • 284 - Moronthuduwa
  • 285 - Matugama / Agalawatte
  • 289 - Wagawatta
  • 315 - Meepe
  • 315/1 - Uduwa/Kuda Uduwa.
  • 316 - Handapangoda
  • 420 - Kalutara
  • 449 - Karadana
  • 450/5 - Panadura
  • 458 - Matugama /Nabada
  • 473 - Kalawana
  • 315 - Kandy