There are 3 ways to get from Matara to Udawalawe National Park by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  5 h 7 min

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

$23 - $29

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Matara to Udawalawe National Park 63.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Matara to Udawalawe National Park 63.1 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Matara to Udawalawe National Park is to drive which costs Rs. 1200 - Rs. 1800 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Matara to Udawalawe National Park is to taxi which costs Rs. 7500 - Rs. 9500 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Matara and Udawalawe National Park is 71 km. The road distance is 101 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Matara to Udawalawe National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Matara, Sri Lanka and Udawalawe National Park, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Matara to Udawalawe National Park every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 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 Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
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 Matara to Udawalawe National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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