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

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  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Bandarawela to Ratnapura 99 / ...

$30 - $37

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Yala Junction 108 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Ella to Yala Junction 108 miles

$13 - $19

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Ella to Yala Junction hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Bandarawela to Ratnapura
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Ella to Yala Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ella to Yala Junction?

The distance between Ella and Yala Junction is 110 km. The road distance is 173 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ella to Yala Junction?

The cheapest way to get from Ella to Yala Junction is to drive which costs Rs. 2000 - Rs. 3000 and takes 2 h 49 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ella to Yala Junction?

The quickest way to get from Ella to Yala Junction is to taxi which takes 2 h 49 min and costs Rs. 11000 - Rs. 14000.

How long does it take to get from Ella to Yala Junction?

It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Ella to Yala Junction, including transfers.