There are 4 ways to get from Udawalawe National Park to Matara by bus, taxi, 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.

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Bus  •  5 h 7 min

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

$23 - $28

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Udawalawe National Park to Matara 63.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Udawalawe National Park to Matara 63.1 miles

$7 - $11

Fly  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Dickwella (DIW) HRI - DIW

$47 - $227

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Udawalawe National Park to Matara is to drive which costs Rs. 1200 - Rs. 1800 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Udawalawe National Park to Matara is to taxi which costs Rs. 7500 - Rs. 9500 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Udawalawe National Park and Matara is 71 km. The road distance is 101 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Udawalawe National Park to Matara, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Udawalawe National Park, Sri Lanka and Matara, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Udawalawe National Park to Matara every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Udawalawe National Park to Matara twice daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $330
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Wellawaya to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Udawalawe National Park to Matara
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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