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There are 4 ways to get from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya by train, bus, taxi or foot

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  1. Take the train from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya

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  1. Take the bus from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya

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  1. Walk from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Balapitiya is 1912.

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The cheapest way to get from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya is to bus which costs Rs. 45 - Rs. 60 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya is to taxi which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1300 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ambalangoda and arriving at Balapitiya. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ambalangoda and arriving at Balapitiya. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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It is approximately 5 km to get from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya.

The best way to get from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs Rs. 170 - Rs. 250.

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The train from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya takes 8 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Ambalangoda to Balapitiya train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Ambalangoda station.

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The best way to get from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya is to train which takes 8 min and costs Rs. 170 - Rs. 250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 45 - Rs. 60 and takes 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya.
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  • Distance: 5.2 km
  • Duration: 8 min

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 170 - Rs. 250 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya every 30 minutes. Tickets cost Rs. 45 - Rs. 60 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 45 - Rs. 60
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 45 - Rs. 60
Semi Lux
Rs. 10 - Rs. 12
AirCon
Rs. 36 - Rs. 41
Super Lux
Rs. 78
Other operators
Taxi from Ambalangoda to Balapitiya
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1300
Hikkaduwa Taxi Service
Phone
+94 76 695 2292
Website
hikkaduwataxiservice.com
Bentota Taxi
Phone
+94 71 39 09 573
Website
bentotataxi.com

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

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Ambalangoda to Balapitiya train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Balapitiya station.

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