How to get from Bentota to Hikkaduwa

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Long Distance / ...


2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. 22.9 miles

$18 - $22

Drive  •  34 min

  1. 22.9 miles

$2 - $4

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Bentota to Hikkaduwa every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Train from Aluthgama to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
30 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
Schedules at
3rd Class
2nd Class
1st Class
Other operators
Taxi from Bentota to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bentota and Hikkaduwa is 34 km. The road distance is 37 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bentota to Hikkaduwa is to train which costs Rs. 35 - Rs. 140 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Bentota to Hikkaduwa is to train which takes 30 min and costs Rs. 35 - Rs. 140.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aluthgama and arriving at Hikkaduwa. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

The train from Aluthgama to Hikkaduwa takes 30 min including transfers and departs every three hours.