There are 7 ways to get from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kataragama 32
  2. Take a taxi from Kataragama to Yala National Park

$87 - $107

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Taxi  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park 196.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park 196.7 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Hatton to Weerawila, taxi  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Weerawila (WRZ) NUF - WRZ
  2. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Yala National Park

$342 - $514

Fly Hatton to Hambantota, taxi  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Hambantota (HRI) NUF - HRI
  2. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Yala National Park

$442 - $664

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Hambantota, taxi  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Hambantota (HRI) KDZ - HRI
  3. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Yala National Park

$329 - $884

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Weerawila, taxi  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Weerawila (WRZ) KDZ - WRZ
  3. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Yala National Park

$449 - $784

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park is to drive which costs Rs. 4000 - Rs. 6000 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park is to fly and taxi which costs Rs. 55000 - Rs. 90000 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala and Yala National Park is 147 km. The road distance is 314.7 km.

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The best way to get from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 14 h 26 min and costs Rs. 14000 - Rs. 18000.

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It takes approximately 14 h 26 min to get from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park is 315 km. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Hatton Airport to Weerawila Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Yala National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Hatton Airport is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs Rs. 1900 - Rs. 2400.

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Map of how to get from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park.
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  • Distance: 91.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 26 min

What companies run services between Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala, Sri Lanka and Yala National Park, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Rafters Retreat, Kitulgala to Yala National Park. However, you can take the taxi to Avissawella, take the bus to Maharagama, take the line 99 bus to Pettah CTB, take the walk to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the bus to Kataragama, then take the taxi to Yala National Park. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Yala National Park.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hatton to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Flights from Hatton to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $550
Flights from Katugastota to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Katugastota to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Katugastota to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kataragama
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Kataragama to Yala National Park
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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