There are 8 ways to get from Pottuvil to Matara by taxi, bus, car or plane

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

Taxi, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. 35-3 / ...

$32 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. 35-1

$1 - $3

6 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. 154.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. 154.4 miles

$18 - $27

Taxi to Weerawila, fly to Dickwella  •  3 h 17 min

  1. WRZ - DIW

$331 - $436

Taxi to Hambantota, fly to Dickwella  •  3 h 31 min

  1. HRI - DIW

$100 - $288

Taxi to Weerawila, fly to Koggala  •  3 h 30 min

  1. WRZ - KCT

$331 - $506

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  4 h 54 min

  1. NUF - KCT

$123 - $324

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Pottuvil to Matara once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Weerawila to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $340
Flights from Weerawila to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $410
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Monaragala to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Bus from Pottuvil to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $3
Semi Lux
$2 - $4
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Pottuvil to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pottuvil and Matara is 176 km. The road distance is 247 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pottuvil to Matara is to bus which costs Rs. 260 - Rs. 360 and takes 7 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Pottuvil to Matara is to taxi and fly which takes 3 h 17 min and costs Rs. 50000 - Rs. 70000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pottuvil and arriving at Matara Bus Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Pottuvil to Matara, including transfers.