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There are 6 ways to get from Hambantota to Vavuniya by taxi, bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Taxi, bus  •  10h 38m

  1. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Matara
  2. Take the bus from Matara to Maharagama
  3. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Vavuniya

Rs. 6819 - Rs. 8224

Cheapest option

Taxi, train  •  11h 24m

  1. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Beliatta
  2. Take the train from Beliatta to Fort Station
  3. Take the train from Fort Station to Vavuniya

Rs. 3518 - Rs. 5032

4 alternative options

Taxi, train, bus  •  12h 33m

  1. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Beliatta
  2. Take the train from Beliatta to Fort Station
  3. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Vavuniya

Rs. 3548 - Rs. 4632

Taxi  •  6h 56m

  1. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Vavuniya 242.9 miles

Rs. 22000 - Rs. 27000

Drive  •  6h 56m

  1. Drive from Hambantota to Vavuniya 242.9 miles

Rs. 5000 - Rs. 7500

Fly, bus  •  26h 37m

  1. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Sigiriya (GIU) HRI - GIU
  2. Take the bus from Dambulla to Vavuniya

Rs. 8697 - Rs. 48431

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hambantota to Vavuniya is to taxi and train and bus which costs Rs. 3500 - Rs. 4700 and takes 12h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Hambantota to Vavuniya is to taxi which costs Rs. 22000 - Rs. 27000 and takes 6h 56m.

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The distance between Hambantota and Vavuniya is 300 km. The road distance is 388.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hambantota to Vavuniya without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 10h 38m and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8500.

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It takes approximately 10h 38m to get from Hambantota to Vavuniya, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Hambantota Airport to Sigiriya Airport. The quickest flight takes 22h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hambantota to Vavuniya is 389 km. It takes approximately 6h 56m to drive from Hambantota to Vavuniya.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Hambantota Airport to Sigiriya Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Vavuniya. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.

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The best way to get from Hambantota to Hambantota Airport is to taxi which takes 43m and costs Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3200.

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Map of how to get from Hambantota to Vavuniya.
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  • Distance: 187.6 miles
  • Duration: 10h 38m

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

There is no direct connection from Hambantota to Vavuniya. However, you can take the taxi to Matara, take the bus to Maharagama, take the taxi to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, then take the bus to Vavuniya. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Beliatta, take the train to Fort Station, then take the train to Vavuniya.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hambantota to Sigiriya via Koggala, Colombo
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 5000 - Rs. 44000
Flights from Hambantota to Sigiriya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 140000
Flights from Hambantota to Sigiriya via Colombo, Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 190000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Sigiriya via Koggala, Colombo
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 5000 - Rs. 44000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Beliatta to Fort Station
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 550
Book at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
Rs. 95 - Rs. 150
2nd Class
Rs. 160 - Rs. 270
1st Class
Rs. 420 - Rs. 550
Train from Fort Station to Vavuniya
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 230 - Rs. 750
Schedules at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
Rs. 130 - Rs. 210
2nd Class
Rs. 230 - Rs. 370
1st Class
Rs. 550 - Rs. 750
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara to Maharagama
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Semi Lux
Rs. 230 - Rs. 290
AirCon
Rs. 320 - Rs. 370
Super Lux
Rs. 548
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Vavuniya
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 260 - Rs. 350
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 260 - Rs. 350
Semi Lux
Rs. 430 - Rs. 550
AirCon
Rs. 550 - Rs. 650
Super Lux
Rs. 954
Bus from Dambulla to Vavuniya
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 180
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 130 - Rs. 180
Semi Lux
Rs. 180 - Rs. 220
AirCon
Rs. 250 - Rs. 290
Super Lux
Rs. 430
Other operators
Taxi from Hambantota to Matara
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Estimated price
Rs. 4700 - Rs. 6000
Mr Cabs
Phone
+94 77 34 30 238
Website
mrcabshambantota.business.site

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