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Kandy to Matara Schedule

Kandy to Matara Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Browns Tours Local 08:00 - 18:50LKR 3,591

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How to get from Kandy to Matara?

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

  • Bus

How far is Kandy from Matara?

The overland distance from Kandy to Matara is 154 miles (247 km).
The flying distance is 92 miles (148 km).

How long does it take to get from Kandy to Matara?

The travel time from Kandy to Matara takes 11 hours in media.

How much does it cost to get from Kandy to Matara?

To get from Kandy to Matara prepare to shell out about LKR 3,610 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Kandy to Matara?

Buses from Kandy to Matara ride 1 times a day.

Useful tips for travel from Kandy to Matara

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 Kandy to Matara?

Up to now, 513 booked bus tickets from Kandy to Matara through our service. You can check reviews above.