There are 3 ways to get from Matara to Monaragala by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

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

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h

  1. Take a taxi from Matara to Monaragala 112 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Matara to Monaragala 112 miles

$13 - $20

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Matara Bus Station station and arriving at Monaragala. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Matara and Monaragala is 137 km. The road distance is 179.2 km.

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The best way to get from Matara to Monaragala without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 55 min and costs .

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The bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala takes 4 h 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Matara to Monaragala bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Matara Bus Station.

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Matara to Monaragala bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Monaragala station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Matara to Monaragala is 179 km. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from Matara to Monaragala.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Monaragala. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Matara to Monaragala.
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  • Distance: 85.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Matara to Monaragala hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Matara to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
3 h
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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