There are 6 ways to get from Pottuvil to Matara by taxi, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, bus  •  5 h 58 min

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

$30 - $36

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Bus  •  7 h 25 min

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

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Matara 154.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Pottuvil to Matara 154.4 miles

$18 - $27

Taxi, fly to Dickwella  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Hambantota
  2. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Dickwella (DIW) HRI - DIW

$93 - $281

Taxi, fly to Koggala  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Hambantota
  2. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Koggala (KCT) HRI - KCT

$327 - $481

Questions & Answers

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

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The distance between Pottuvil and Matara is 176 km. The road distance is 247.1 km.

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

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

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Pottuvil to Matara bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, depart from Pottuvil station.

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The quickest flight from Hambantota Airport to Dickwella Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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

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

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Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Hambantota Airport to Dickwella Airport.

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There are 1585+ hotels available in Matara. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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

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

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

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $330
Flights from Hambantota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Monaragala to Matara Bus Station
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 Pottuvil to Matara Bus Station
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 Pottuvil to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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