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There are 4 ways to get from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction by taxi, bus, train or car

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Taxi, bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Take a taxi from Udawalawe National Park to Matara
  2. Take the bus from Matara to Maharagama Matara

Rs. 6807 - Rs. 8172

3 alternative options

Train  •  9h 49m

  1. Take the train from Haputale to Maradana Badulla

Rs. 8345 - Rs. 10169

Taxi  •  2h 35m

  1. Take a taxi from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction 156.6 km

Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000

Drive  •  2h 35m

  1. Drive from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction 156.6 km

Rs. 2200 - Rs. 3400

Udawalawe National Park → Vidyala Junction
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The cheapest way to get from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction is to drive which costs Rs. 2200 - Rs. 3400 and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction is to taxi which costs Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000 and takes 2h 35m.

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The distance between Udawalawe National Park and Vidyala Junction is 113 km. The road distance is 156.6 km.

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The best way to get from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 3h 28m and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8500.

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It takes approximately 3h 28m to get from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction is 157 km. It takes approximately 2h 35m to drive from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction.

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There are 571+ hotels available in Vidyala Junction. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Udawalawe National Park to Vidyala Junction.
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  • Distance: 112.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 28m

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Haputale to Maradana 4 times a day. Tickets cost Rs. 410 - Rs. 700 and the journey takes 7h 38m.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara to Maharagama
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Semi Lux
Rs. 230 - Rs. 280
AirCon
Rs. 320 - Rs. 370
Super Lux
Rs. 547
Other operators
Taxi from Udawalawe National Park to Matara
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Estimated price
Rs. 5500 - Rs. 7000

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