There are 4 ways to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa by train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa Colombo Commuter / ...

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Train via Panadura  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Mount Lavinia to Panadura Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take the train from Panadura to Hikkaduwa Long Distance / ...

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa 65.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa 65.9 miles

$8 - $12

What companies run services between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka and Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa 5 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Mount Lavinia to Panadura
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Panadura to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 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
Other operators
Taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia and Hikkaduwa is 82 km. The road distance is 106 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa is to train which costs Rs. 80 - Rs. 270 and takes 1 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa is to taxi which takes 1 h 24 min and costs Rs. 8000 - Rs. 10000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mount Lavinia and arriving at Hikkaduwa. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

The train from Mount Lavinia to Hikkaduwa takes 1 h 36 min including transfers and departs five times a day.