There are 6 ways to get from Arugam Bay to Tangalle by taxi, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arugam Bay to Monaragala
  2. Take the bus from Monaragala to Matara Bus Station 35-3 / ...

$35 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pottuvil to Matara Bus Station 35-1

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arugam Bay to Tangalle 140.4 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Arugam Bay to Tangalle 140.4 miles

$17 - $25

Taxi to Weerawila, fly  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arugam Bay to Weerawila
  2. Fly from Weerawila (WRZ) to Dickwella (DIW) WRZ - DIW

$323 - $427

Taxi to Hambantota, fly  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arugam Bay to Hambantota
  2. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Dickwella (DIW) HRI - DIW

$92 - $280

What companies run services between Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka and Tangalle, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Arugam Bay to Tangalle once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Weerawila to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $340
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Monaragala to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Bus from Pottuvil to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $3
Semi Lux
$2 - $4
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Arugam Bay to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Arugam Bay and Tangalle is 146 km. The road distance is 225 km.

The cheapest way to get from Arugam Bay to Tangalle is to bus which costs Rs. 1300 - Rs. 1900 and takes 9 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Arugam Bay to Tangalle is to taxi and fly which takes 3 h 1 min and costs Rs. 50000 - Rs. 70000.

It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Arugam Bay to Tangalle, including transfers.