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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala 35-3 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Monaragala to Yala National Park

$60 - $78

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Weligama to Yala National Park 196.9 miles

$23 - $35

What companies run services between Weligama, Sri Lanka and Yala National Park, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Weligama to Yala National Park. However, you can take the taxi to Matara Bus Station, take the bus to Monaragala, then take the taxi to Yala National Park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Yala National Park.

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
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Monaragala to Yala National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Weligama and Yala National Park is 152 km. The road distance is 315 km.

The cheapest way to get from Weligama to Yala National Park is to drive which costs Rs. 3700 - Rs. 5500 and takes 5 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Weligama to Yala National Park is to drive which takes 5 h 45 min and costs Rs. 3700 - Rs. 5500.

It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to get from Weligama to Yala National Park, including transfers.