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

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Bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Wellawaya to Pottuvil 35-1

$16 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Pottuvil 82.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Ella to Pottuvil 82.9 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ella and Pottuvil is 86 km. The road distance is 132.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ella to Pottuvil without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 58 min and costs .

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ella to Pottuvil is 133 km. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Ella to Pottuvil.

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There are 182+ hotels available in Pottuvil. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ella to Pottuvil.
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  • Distance: 54 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Ella to Pottuvil once daily. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
+94 011-2587372
Bus from Wellawaya to Pottuvil
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Once daily
Estimated price
Schedules at
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
$1 - $2
Super Lux
Other operators
Taxi from Ella to Pottuvil
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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