There are 3 ways to get from Pottuvil to Ella by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Pottuvil to Wellawaya 35-1

$17 - $21

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Ella 82.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Pottuvil to Ella 82.9 miles

$10 - $15

What companies run services between Pottuvil, Sri Lanka and Ella, Uva, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Pottuvil to Ella once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pottuvil to Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Pottuvil to Ella
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pottuvil and Ella is 86 km. The road distance is 133 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pottuvil to Ella is to drive which costs Rs. 1500 - Rs. 2300 and takes 2 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Pottuvil to Ella is to taxi which takes 2 h 2 min and costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 11000.

It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Pottuvil to Ella, including transfers.