There are 5 ways to get from Weligama to Arugam Bay by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala 35-3 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Monaragala to Arugam Bay

$39 - $52

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Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Pottuvil 35-1

$15 - $21

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Taxi  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Weligama to Arugam Bay 166.5 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Weligama to Arugam Bay 166.5 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Katugastota (KDZ) KCT - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Arugam Bay

$268 - $454

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The distance between Weligama and Arugam Bay is 182 km. The road distance is 266.4 km.

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The best way to get from Weligama to Arugam Bay without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 6 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Weligama to Arugam Bay, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Koggala Airport to Katugastota Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Weligama to Arugam Bay is 266 km. It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to drive from Weligama to Arugam Bay.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Koggala Airport to Katugastota Airport.

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There are 182+ hotels available in Arugam Bay. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Weligama to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Weligama to Arugam Bay.
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  • Distance: 114 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between Weligama, Sri Lanka and Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka?

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

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Pottuvil
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Monaragala to Arugam Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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