There are 7 ways to get from Hambantota to Galle by taxi, plane, bus 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

Taxi to Dickwella, fly to Koggala  •  1 h 36 min

  1. DIW - KCT

$53 - $234

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. 32-1

$1 - $3

5 alternative options

Fly Weerawila to Koggala  •  1 h 6 min

  1. WRZ - KCT

$268 - $433

Fly Hambantota to Dickwella, taxi  •  2 h 7 min

  1. HRI - DIW

$68 - $254

Fly Weerawila to Dickwella, taxi  •  1 h 45 min

  1. WRZ - DIW

$296 - $398

Taxi  •  2 h 6 min

  1. 80.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. 80.4 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Hambantota, Sri Lanka and Galle, Sri Lanka?

SriLankan Airlines flies from Hambantota to Galle once daily. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Hambantota to Galle every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $320
Flights from Weerawila to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $410
Flights from Weerawila to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $340
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Hambantota to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hambantota and Galle is 101 km. The road distance is 129 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hambantota to Galle is to bus which costs Rs. 150 - Rs. 340 and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Hambantota to Galle is to fly which takes 1 h 6 min and costs Rs. 42000 - Rs. 70000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hambantota and arriving at Galle Bus Station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Hambantota to Galle, including transfers.