There are 4 ways to get from Bandarawela to Tangalle by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Wellawaya to Matara Bus Station 35-3 / ...

$22 - $26

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Taxi  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bandarawela to Tangalle 98.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Bandarawela to Tangalle 98.8 miles

$12 - $18

Taxi, fly  •  2 h 17 min

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

$63 - $246

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The cheapest way to get from Bandarawela to Tangalle is to drive which costs Rs. 2000 - Rs. 3000 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bandarawela to Tangalle is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 42000 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Bandarawela and Tangalle is 92 km. The road distance is 158.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bandarawela to Tangalle without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 25 min and costs Rs. 3600 - Rs. 4500.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Bandarawela to Tangalle, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bandarawela to Tangalle is 158 km. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Bandarawela to Tangalle.

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

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There are 523+ hotels available in Tangalle. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bandarawela to Tangalle.
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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

What companies run services between Bandarawela, Sri Lanka and Tangalle, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Bandarawela to Tangalle every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $330
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Wellawaya to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Bandarawela to Tangalle
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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