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

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Aluthgama Station to Hikkaduwa Colombo

Rs. 200 - Rs. 300

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Aluthgama to Ambalangoda Colombo
  2. Take a taxi from Ambalangoda to Hikkaduwa

Rs. 1662 - Rs. 2080

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bentota to Hikkaduwa 36.6 km

Rs. 3700 - Rs. 4500

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Bentota to Hikkaduwa 36.6 km

Rs. 500 - Rs. 750

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The cheapest way to get from Bentota to Hikkaduwa is to train which costs Rs. 200 - Rs. 300 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bentota to Hikkaduwa is to train which costs Rs. 200 - Rs. 300 and takes 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aluthgama Station station and arriving at Hikkaduwa. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Bentota and Hikkaduwa is 34 km. The road distance is 36.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bentota to Hikkaduwa without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs Rs. 200 - Rs. 300.

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The train from Aluthgama Station to Hikkaduwa takes 31 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Bentota to Hikkaduwa train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Aluthgama Station.

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Bentota to Hikkaduwa train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Hikkaduwa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bentota to Hikkaduwa is 37 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Bentota to Hikkaduwa.

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There are 1867+ hotels available in Hikkaduwa. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.

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  • Distance: 33.8 km
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Aluthgama Station to Hikkaduwa every 4 hours. Tickets cost Rs. 200 - Rs. 300 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Aluthgama to Ambalangoda
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 60 - Rs. 80
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 60 - Rs. 80
Semi Lux
Rs. 40 - Rs. 50
AirCon
Rs. 75 - Rs. 90
Super Lux
Rs. 143
Other operators
Taxi from Ambalangoda to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2000
Nadishan Tours Hikkaduwa
Phone
+94 77 79 61 443
Website
nadishantours.business.site
Hikka Taxi Service
Phone
+94 75 61 11 064
Website
hikkataxiservice.business.site
Bentota Taxi
Phone
+94 71 39 09 573
Website
bentotataxi.com

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