There are 8 ways to get from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

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

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

$386 - $705

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Train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Aukana to Colombo Fort Express Train
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa Express Train / ...

$20 - $27

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Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Koggala (KCT) NUF - KCT

$92 - $288

Fly Sigiriya to Hambantota, taxi  •  4 h 6 min

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

$520 - $1,007

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Diyawanna Oya, train  •  4 h 21 min

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

$59 - $301

Taxi, bus  •  12 h 50 min

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

$55 - $67

Taxi  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa 154.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  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. 3100 - Rs. 4600 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 65000 - Rs. 120000 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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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 7 h 52 min and costs Rs. 3300 - Rs. 4600.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min 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 30 min.

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

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Katugastota Airport to Koggala Airport.

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There are 1984+ 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 18 min 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: 2 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Dambulla to Hikkaduwa via Aukana and Colombo Fort in around 7 h 52 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Katugastota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Flights from Sigiriya to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Aukana to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
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
10 h 25 min
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
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com

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