There are 3 ways to get from Matara to Hambantota by bus, taxi or car
What companies run services between Matara, Sri Lanka and Hambantota, Sri Lanka?
National Transport Commission operates a bus from Matara to Hambantota every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 31 min
- Estimated price
- $40 - $55
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Matara to Hambantota?
The distance between Matara and Hambantota is 68 km. The road distance is 86 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Matara to Hambantota?
The cheapest way to get from Matara to Hambantota is to bus which costs Rs. 110 - Rs. 150 and takes 1 h 50 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Matara to Hambantota?
The quickest way to get from Matara to Hambantota is to taxi which takes 1 h 31 min and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8000.
Is there a direct bus between Matara and Hambantota?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Matara Bus Station and arriving at Hambantota. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.
How long does it take to get from Matara to Hambantota?
The bus from Matara Bus Station to Hambantota takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs every two hours.