There are 5 ways to get from Tangalle to Bentota by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tangalle to Matara
  2. Take the train from Matara to Aluthgama Express Train / ...

$18 - $22

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Bus, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Tangalle Bus Station to Galle Bus Station 32-1
  2. Take the train from Galle to Aluthgama Local Trains / ...

$2 - $3

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Taxi  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tangalle to Bentota 83.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Tangalle to Bentota 83.6 miles

$10 - $15

Fly, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Dickwella (DIW) to Koggala (KCT) DIW - KCT
  2. Take the train from Koggala to Bentota

$23 - $198

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The distance between Tangalle and Bentota is 99 km. The road distance is 133.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tangalle to Bentota without a car is to taxi and train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Tangalle to Bentota, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dickwella Airport to Koggala Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tangalle to Bentota is 134 km. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Tangalle to Bentota.

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Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Dickwella Airport to Koggala Airport.

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There are 691+ hotels available in Bentota. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tangalle to Dickwella Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Tangalle to Bentota.
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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between Tangalle, Sri Lanka and Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Tangalle to Bentota. However, you can take the taxi to Matara then take the train to Aluthgama. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tangalle to Bentota via Galle Bus Station and Galle in around 4 h 39 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $320
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Matara to Aluthgama
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Galle to Aluthgama
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Koggala to Bentota
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Tangalle Bus Station to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Tangalle to Matara
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21

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