There are 4 ways to get from Hambantota to Tangalle by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  1 h

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

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Tangalle 29.9 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Hambantota to Tangalle 29.9 miles

$3 - $6

Fly  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Dickwella (DIW) HRI - DIW

$36 - $214

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

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

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

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The distance between Hambantota and Tangalle is 38 km. The road distance is 47.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hambantota to Tangalle without a car is to bus which takes 1 h and costs Rs. 80 - Rs. 110.

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

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Hambantota to Tangalle bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, depart from Hambantota station.

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The best way to get from Hambantota to Tangalle is to bus which takes 1 h and costs Rs. 80 - Rs. 110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs Rs. 6000 - Rs. 37000 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Hambantota Airport to Dickwella Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Hambantota to Tangalle bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Tangalle Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Hambantota to Tangalle.
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  • Distance: 23.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Hambantota to Tangalle twice daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $330
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
$22 - $27

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