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From Bampalapitty 7 Stories to Dambulla by bus

Bampalapitty 7 Stories, Colombo
Dambulla Main Bus Station
2h 25m
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From Dehiwela Frazer Avenue to Dambulla by bus

Dehiwela Frazer Avenue, Colombo
Dambulla Main Bus Station
2h 35m
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From Galleface to Dambulla by bus

Galleface, Colombo
Dambulla Main Bus Station
2h 15m
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How to get from Colombo to Matale?

When you want to get from Colombo to Matale, your choices are limited. There is only one option we offer for this route:

  • Bus

How far is Colombo from Matale?

The overland distance from Colombo to Matale is 81 miles (130 km).
The flying distance is 83 miles (133 km).

How long does it take to get from Colombo to Matale?

The travel time from Colombo to Matale takes 3 hours in media.

How much does it cost to get from Colombo to Matale?

To get from Colombo to Matale prepare to shell out about LKR 1,850 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Colombo to Matale?

Buses from Colombo to Matale ride 2 times a day.

Useful tips for travel from Colombo to Matale

While bus is the only option we offer for this route, these simple tips and recommendations will help enhance your travel experience.


Things to remember before buying your bus ticket:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Do many travellers take bus from Colombo to Matale?

Up to now, 527 booked bus tickets from Colombo to Matale through our service. You can check reviews above.