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There are 7 ways to get from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

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Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Koggala  •  2h 19m

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Koggala (KCT) KDZ - KCT

$72 - $323

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Train  •  9h 49m

  1. Take the train from Habarana to Fort Station Trincomalee - Colombo / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Galle Station Colombo - Matara

$25 - $35

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Fly Sigiriya to Hambantota, taxi  •  4h 6m

  1. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Hambantota (HRI) GIU - HRI
  2. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Hikkaduwa

$120 - $447

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Diyawanna Oya, taxi  •  3h 8m

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KDZ - DWO
  3. Take a taxi from Diyawanna Oya to Hikkaduwa

$99 - $354

Taxi, bus  •  12h 50m

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Dehiattakandiya
  2. Take the bus from Dehiattakandiya to Galle Bus Station 35-1

$54 - $66

Taxi  •  3h 36m

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa 154.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  3h 36m

  1. Drive from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa 154.6 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa is to drive which costs Rs. 3200 - Rs. 4700 and takes 3h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 12000 - Rs. 60000 and takes 2h 19m.

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The distance between Dambulla and Hikkaduwa is 201 km. The road distance is 247.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa without a car is to train which takes 9h 49m and costs Rs. 4200 - Rs. 6500.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Katugastota Airport to Koggala Airport is the direct flight which takes 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dambulla to Hikkaduwa is 247 km. It takes approximately 3h 36m to drive from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Katugastota Airport to Koggala Airport.

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There are 2206+ hotels available in Hikkaduwa. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dambulla to Sigiriya Airport is to taxi which takes 18m and costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2100.

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Map of how to get from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa.
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  • Distance: 125.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 19m

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

You can take a train from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa via Habarana, Fort Station, Colombo Fort, and Galle Station in around 9h 49m.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Katugastota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Sigiriya to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Habarana to Fort Station
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
Train from Colombo Fort to Galle Station
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Book at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Dehiattakandiya to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$2 - $3
Semi Lux
$3 - $5
AirCon
$4 - $6
Super Lux
$8
Other operators
Taxi from Dambulla to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com

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