There are 3 ways to get from Tangalle to Bandarawela by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Wellawaya 35-3 / ...

$20 - $26

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tangalle to Bandarawela 98.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Tangalle to Bandarawela 98.9 miles

$12 - $18

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The distance between Tangalle and Bandarawela is 92 km. The road distance is 158.2 km.

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The best way to get from Tangalle to Bandarawela without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Tangalle to Bandarawela, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tangalle to Bandarawela is 158 km. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Tangalle to Bandarawela.

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There are 840+ hotels available in Bandarawela. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tangalle to Bandarawela.
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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Tangalle, Sri Lanka and Bandarawela, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Tangalle to Bandarawela every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
+94 011-2587372
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
$1 - $3
Super Lux
Other operators
Taxi from Tangalle to Bandarawela
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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