There are 3 ways to get from Mirissa to Kataragama temple by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  5 h 7 min

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

$25 - $32

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mirissa to Kataragama temple 85.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Mirissa to Kataragama temple 85.1 miles

$10 - $15

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The distance between Mirissa and Kataragama temple is 110 km. The road distance is 136.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mirissa to Kataragama temple without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 5 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Mirissa to Kataragama temple, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mirissa to Kataragama temple is 136 km. It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to drive from Mirissa to Kataragama temple.

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There are 447+ hotels available in Kataragama temple. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mirissa to Kataragama temple.
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  • Distance: 68.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Mirissa, Sri Lanka and Kataragama temple, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Mirissa to Kataragama temple. However, you can take the taxi to Matara Bus Station, take the bus to Wellawaya, then take the taxi to Kataragama temple. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kataragama temple.

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
$1 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Wellawaya to Kataragama temple
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23

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