There are 3 ways to get from Ampara to Ella by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Ampara to Wellawaya 35-1 / ...

$16 - $20

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Taxi  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ampara to Ella 98.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Ampara to Ella 98.8 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Ampara to Ella is to drive which costs Rs. 2000 - Rs. 3000 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ampara to Ella is to taxi which costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 13000 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Ampara and Ella is 84 km. The road distance is 158.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ampara to Ella without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 58 min and costs Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3500.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Ampara to Ella, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ampara to Ella is 158 km. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Ampara to Ella.

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There are 816+ hotels available in Ella. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ampara to Ella.
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  • Distance: 52.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Ampara, Sri Lanka and Ella, Uva, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Ampara to Ella every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
+94 011-2587372
Bus from Ampara to Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
$1 - $2
Super Lux
Other operators
Taxi from Ampara to Ella
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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