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There are 4 ways to get from Matara to Pottuvil by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala 35-3 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Monaragala to Pottuvil

$29 - $36

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Pottuvil 35-1

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Matara to Pottuvil 154.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Matara to Pottuvil 154.4 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Matara to Pottuvil is to bus which costs Rs. 260 - Rs. 360 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Matara to Pottuvil is to taxi which costs Rs. 19000 - Rs. 23000 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Matara Bus Station station and arriving at Pottuvil. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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The distance between Matara and Pottuvil is 176 km. The road distance is 247 km.

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The best way to get from Matara to Pottuvil without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 5 h 58 min and costs Rs. 5000 - Rs. 6500.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Matara to Pottuvil, including transfers.

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Matara to Pottuvil bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Matara Bus Station.

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Matara to Pottuvil bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Pottuvil station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Matara to Pottuvil is 247 km. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Matara to Pottuvil.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Pottuvil. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Matara to Pottuvil.
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  • Distance: 110.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Matara, Sri Lanka and Pottuvil, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Matara to Pottuvil once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 7 h 25 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Pottuvil
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Monaragala to Pottuvil
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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