There are 4 ways to get from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Ambalangoda to Monaragala 35-7
  2. Take a taxi from Monaragala to Yala National Park

$52 - $68

3 alternative options

Train, bus, taxi  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Ambalangoda to Colombo Fort
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kataragama 32
  3. Take a taxi from Kataragama to Yala National Park

$77 - $101

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park 233.6 miles

$28 - $45

Taxi, fly  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ambalangoda to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Weerawila (WRZ) NUF - WRZ
  3. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Yala National Park

$437 - $630

What companies run services between Ambalangoda, Southern, Sri Lanka and Yala National Park, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park. However, you can take the bus to Monaragala then take the taxi to Yala National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to Colombo Fort, take the walk to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the bus to Kataragama, then take the taxi to Yala National Park.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hatton to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Ambalangoda to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Ambalangoda to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $3
Semi Lux
$2 - $4
AirCon
$3 - $5
Super Lux
$7
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kataragama
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $3
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Monaragala to Yala National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park?

The distance between Ambalangoda and Yala National Park is 183 km. The road distance is 374 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park is to drive which costs Rs. 4400 - Rs. 6500 and takes 6 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park?

The quickest way to get from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park is to drive which takes 6 h 24 min and costs Rs. 4400 - Rs. 6500.

How long does it take to get from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park?

It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to get from Ambalangoda to Yala National Park, including transfers.