There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Hikkaduwa by train, bus, taxi or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Train • 2h 45m
$10 - $14
3 alternative options
Bus • 4h 22m
$10 - $13
Taxi • 1h 33m
$50 - $65
Drive • 1h 33m
$8 - $13
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Hikkaduwa is to drive which costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 2200 and takes 1h 33m.
The quickest way to get from Colombo to Hikkaduwa is to taxi which costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 11000 and takes 1h 33m.
The distance between Colombo and Hikkaduwa is 92 km. The road distance is 114.4 km.
The best way to get from Colombo to Hikkaduwa without a car is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2500.
It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Colombo to Hikkaduwa, including transfers.
The best way to get from Colombo to Hikkaduwa is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2300 and takes 4h 22m.
Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Hikkaduwa is 114 km. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Colombo to Hikkaduwa.
There are 2206+ hotels available in Hikkaduwa. Prices start at $18 USD per night.
What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Hikkaduwa every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2h 24m. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Hikkaduwa every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4h.
Train from Colombo Fort to Galle Station
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 24m
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- $1 - $3
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- 1st Class
- $1 - $3
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