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There are 4 ways to get from Hatton to Matara by taxi, bus, train or car

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Taxi, bus  •  6h 6m

  1. Take a taxi from Hatton to Wellawaya
  2. Take the bus from Wellawaya to Matara Bus Station 35-3 / ...

$40 - $48

Cheapest option

Train  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Hatton to Colombo Fort Express Train
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Kamburugamuwa Long Distance / ...

$2 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3h 26m

  1. Take a taxi from Hatton to Matara 157.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  3h 26m

  1. Drive from Hatton to Matara 157.1 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Hatton to Matara is to train which costs Rs. 340 - Rs. 1100 and takes 8h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Hatton to Matara is to taxi which costs Rs. 19000 - Rs. 23000 and takes 3h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hatton to Matara. However, there are services departing from Hatton and arriving at Kamburugamuwa via Colombo Fort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 33m.

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The distance between Hatton and Matara is 105 km. The road distance is 251.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hatton to Matara without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 6h 6m and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8500.

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It takes approximately 6h 6m to get from Hatton to Matara, including transfers.

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Hatton to Matara train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Hatton station.

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Hatton to Matara train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Kamburugamuwa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hatton to Matara is 251 km. It takes approximately 3h 26m to drive from Hatton to Matara.

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There are 1716+ hotels available in Matara. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 65.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 6m

What companies run services between Hatton, Sri Lanka and Matara, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Hatton to Matara via Colombo Fort in around 8h 33m.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Hatton to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
Train from Colombo Fort to Kamburugamuwa
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
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
3h 55m
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 Hatton to Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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