There are 6 ways to get from Batticaloa to Hambantota by bus, taxi, 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

Bus, taxi  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Batticaloa to Wellawaya 35/935
  2. Take a taxi from Wellawaya to Hambantota

$41 - $52

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Batticaloa to Hambantota 159.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Batticaloa to Hambantota 159.9 miles

$19 - $28

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Hambantota  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Batticaloa to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Hambantota (HRI) KDZ - HRI

$313 - $861

Fly Batticaloa to Katugastota, taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Batticaloa (BTC) to Katugastota (KDZ) BTC - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Hambantota

$356 - $557

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Weerawila  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Batticaloa to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Weerawila (WRZ) NUF - WRZ

$366 - $538

What companies run services between Batticaloa, Sri Lanka and Hambantota, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Batticaloa to Hambantota. However, you can take the bus to Wellawaya then take the taxi to Hambantota. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Hambantota.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Batticaloa to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $400
Flights from Hatton to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Katugastota to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Batticaloa to Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $4
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Wellawaya to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Batticaloa to Hambantota?

The distance between Batticaloa and Hambantota is 187 km. The road distance is 256 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Batticaloa to Hambantota?

The cheapest way to get from Batticaloa to Hambantota is to drive which costs Rs. 3000 - Rs. 4400 and takes 4 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Batticaloa to Hambantota?

The quickest way to get from Batticaloa to Hambantota is to taxi which takes 4 h 26 min and costs Rs. 19000 - Rs. 24000.

How long does it take to get from Batticaloa to Hambantota?

It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Batticaloa to Hambantota, including transfers.