Directions from Ella to Matara

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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Wellawaya to Matara Bus Station 35-3 / ...

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Matara 109.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Ella to Matara 109.4 miles

$13 - $20

Taxi, fly  •  2 h 25 min

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

$72 - $256

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Ella to Matara every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
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 Wellawaya to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Ella to Matara
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ella and Matara is 118 km. The road distance is 175 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ella to Matara is to drive which costs Rs. 2000 - Rs. 3100 and takes 2 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Ella to Matara is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 25 min and costs Rs. 11000 - Rs. 41000.

It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Ella to Matara, including transfers.