There are 5 ways to get from Ambalangoda to Ampara by bus, car, train, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Ambalangoda to Ampara 35-7

$2 - $3

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Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Ambalangoda to Ampara 216.3 miles

$26 - $40

Train to Diyawanna Oya, fly to Batticaloa, taxi  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Ambalangoda to Colombo Fort
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Batticaloa (BTC) DWO - BTC
  3. Take a taxi from Batticaloa to Ampara

$55 - $252

Fly Koggala to Katugastota, taxi  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Katugastota (KDZ) KCT - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Ampara

$277 - $467

Train to Diyawanna Oya, fly to Katugastota, taxi  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Ambalangoda to Colombo Fort
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ
  3. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Ampara

$86 - $232

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ambalangoda and arriving at Ampara. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 10 min.

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The distance between Ambalangoda and Ampara is 215 km. The road distance is 346 km.

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The best way to get from Ambalangoda to Ampara without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 10 min and costs .

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The bus from Ambalangoda to Ampara takes 9 h 10 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Ambalangoda to Ampara bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, depart from Ambalangoda station.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Batticaloa Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Ambalangoda to Ampara bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Ampara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambalangoda to Ampara is 346 km. It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to drive from Ambalangoda to Ampara.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Batticaloa Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Ampara. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ambalangoda to Ampara.
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  • Distance: 134.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 10 min

What companies run services between Ambalangoda, Southern, Sri Lanka and Ampara, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Ambalangoda to Ampara twice daily. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Batticaloa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Ambalangoda to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Ambalangoda to Ampara
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$2 - $3
Semi Lux
$3 - $5
AirCon
$4 - $6
Super Lux
$8
Other operators
Taxi from Batticaloa to Ampara
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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The best way to get from Ambalangoda to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs .

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