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There are 5 ways to get from Polhena to Ampara by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Matara to Maharagama
  2. Take the bus from Maharagama to Passara
  3. Take a taxi from Passara to Ampara

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Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Matara to Fort Station
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Batticaloa Station
  3. Take a taxi from Batticaloa Station to Ampara

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Polhena to Ampara

Drive

  1. Drive from Polhena to Ampara

Fly, taxi

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Weerawila (WRZ)
  2. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Ampara

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Polhena to Ampara is to drive, which costs Rs. 4100 - Rs. 6000 and takes 3h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Polhena to Ampara is to taxi which costs Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000 and takes 3h 58m.

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The distance between Polhena and Ampara is 198 km. The road distance is 268.7 km.

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The best way to get from Polhena to Ampara without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 11h 21m and costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 9500.

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It takes approximately 11h 21m to get from Polhena to Ampara, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Koggala Airport to Weerawila Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Polhena to Ampara is 269 km. It takes approximately 3h 58m to drive from Polhena to Ampara.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Koggala Airport to Weerawila Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Ampara. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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The best way to get from Polhena to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2000.

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Map of how to get from Polhena to Ampara.
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  • Distance: 197.7 km
  • Duration: 11h 21m

What companies run services between Polhena, Southern, Sri Lanka and Ampara, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Polhena to Ampara. However, you can take the taxi to Matara, take the bus to Maharagama, take the bus to Passara, then take the taxi to Ampara. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Matara, take the train to Fort Station, take the train to Batticaloa Station, then take the taxi to Ampara.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 550 - Rs. 41000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Matara to Fort Station
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 500
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 320 - Rs. 420
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 360 - Rs. 500
3rd Class
Rs. 130
2nd Class
Rs. 240
Train from Fort Station to Batticaloa Station
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rs. 500 - Rs. 850
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 500 - Rs. 700
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 550 - Rs. 850
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara to Maharagama
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Semi Lux
Rs. 230 - Rs. 280
AirCon
Rs. 320 - Rs. 370
Super Lux
Rs. 547
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Maharagama to Passara
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rs. 1060
Schedules at
superline.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Passara to Ampara
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Estimated price
Rs. 5500 - Rs. 7500
Uva Taxi
Phone
+94 71 388 3773
Website
uva-taxi-service.business.site
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
Ella Budget Taxi
Phone
+94 77 07 89 383
Website
ellabudgettaxi.com

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