Matara to Kandy

Matara to Kandy

  1 trip (LKR 25,777 – LKR 32,218)

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Buses and Taxis

4h 14m Deps: 0:00

Safe travels approved by World Travel and Tourism Council
From LKR 25,777
00:00
Matara
4h 14m Bus+Taxi. All connections guaranteed
04:14
Kandy Any Hotel
Safe travels approved by World Travel and Tourism Council
From LKR 25,777 per adult

Matara to Kandy Schedule

Matara to Kandy Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Ceylon Roots Van 6pax Any timeLKR 32,218

Transportation from Matara to Kandy

How to get from Matara to Kandy

When you want to get from Matara to Kandy, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Bus+taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus+taxi ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Bus+taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about LKR 32,137. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus+taxi as a bus+taxi ticket costs as low as LKR 25,712.

How far is Matara from Kandy?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Matara to Kandy. Your trip will be a total of 122 miles (196 km). The flying distance is 94 miles (151 km).

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

The travel time from Matara to Kandy can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 5 to 5 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Matara to Kandy varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Ceylon Roots: travelling by bus+taxi expect to pay as low as LKR 25,712 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Bus+taxi - a one-way Bus+taxi ticket can cost as much as LKR 32,137.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Matara to Kandy:

  • Train price: LKR 7,455 - LKR 7,657. From Matara to Kandy starting from 02:41 Colombo Fort until 06:20 Colombo Fort
  • flight+taxi+Train price: LKR 15,112 - LKR 15,313. From Matara to Kandy starting from 02:41 Colombo Fort until 06:10 Colombo Fort
  • taxi+Train price: LKR 22,164 - LKR 23,776. From Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel until 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel
  • Bus+taxi price: LKR 25,790 - LKR 32,238. From Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Kandy Any Hotel until 00:00 Kandy Any Hotel
  • flight+taxi price: LKR 39,290 - LKR 41,909. From Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Mattala Airport until 00:00 Mattala Airport
  • Bus+taxi+Train price: LKR 40,902 - LKR 40,902. From Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel until 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel
  • taxi price: LKR 50,775 - LKR 53,193. From Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Negombo Any Hotel until 00:00 Negombo Any Hotel

How many trips per day are there between Matara and Kandy?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • 2 by flight+taxi from Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Mattala Airport until 00:00 Mattala Airport
  • 2 by flight+taxi+Train from Matara to Kandy starting from 02:41 Colombo Fort until 06:10 Colombo Fort
  • 2 by Bus+taxi+Train from Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel until 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel
  • 2 by taxi from Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Negombo Any Hotel until 00:00 Negombo Any Hotel
  • 2 by taxi+Train from Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel until 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel
  • 2 by Train from Matara to Kandy starting from 02:41 Colombo Fort until 06:20 Colombo Fort
  • 1 by Bus+taxi from Matara to Kandy starting from 00:00 Kandy Any Hotel until 00:00 Kandy Any Hotel

The most popular transport from Matara to Kandy

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Matara to Kandy? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% chosen Train