There are 4 ways to get from Bentota to Hambantota by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Aluthgama to Kamburugamuwa Long Distance / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kamburugamuwa to Hambantota

$41 - $52

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Aluthgama to Galle Express Train / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Hambantota 32-1

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bentota to Hambantota 114.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Bentota to Hambantota 114.3 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Bentota to Hambantota is to train and bus which costs Rs. 220 - Rs. 550 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bentota to Hambantota is to taxi which costs Rs. 14000 - Rs. 17000 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Bentota and Hambantota is 129 km. The road distance is 182.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bentota to Hambantota without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 7 min and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 9000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Bentota to Hambantota, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bentota to Hambantota is 183 km. It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to drive from Bentota to Hambantota.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Hambantota. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 80.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka and Hambantota, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Bentota to Hambantota. However, you can take the train to Kamburugamuwa then take the taxi to Hambantota. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bentota to Hambantota via Galle and Galle Bus Station in around 4 h 46 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Aluthgama to Kamburugamuwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Aluthgama to Galle
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 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 Galle Bus Station to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Kamburugamuwa to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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