National Transport Commission operates a bus from Hambantota to Tangalle every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Hambantota to Tangalle twice daily.
From Hambantota bus to Tangalle Bus Station. 1 h Rs. 93. From Hambantota taxi to Tangalle. 51 min Rs. 4484. From Hambantota drive to Tangalle. 51 min Rs. 680. From Hambantota taxi to Hambantota airport, fly to Dickwella airport, then taxi to Tangalle. 1 h 12 min Rs. 20923.