There are 3 ways to get from Hambantota to Tangalle by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Hambantota to Tangalle Bus Station 32-1

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Tangalle 29.9 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Hambantota to Tangalle 29.9 miles

$3 - $6

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Hambantota to Tangalle every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Hambantota to Tangalle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Hambantota to Tangalle
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hambantota and Tangalle is 38 km. The road distance is 48 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hambantota to Tangalle is to bus which costs Rs. 80 - Rs. 110 and takes 1 h.

The quickest way to get from Hambantota to Tangalle is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs Rs. 3700 - Rs. 4500.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hambantota and arriving at Tangalle Bus Station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

The bus from Hambantota to Tangalle Bus Station takes 1 h including transfers and departs every two hours.