There are 4 ways to get from Hikkaduwa to Arugam Bay by taxi, bus, train, car or plane

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, bus  •  7 h 1 min

$64 - $81

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Long Distance / ...
  2. 35-1

$11 - $18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h

  1. 195.3 miles

$23 - $35

Taxi, fly  •  6 h 15 min

  1. NUF - WRZ

$422 - $606

What companies run services between Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka and Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Hikkaduwa to Arugam Bay. However, you can take the taxi to Matara Bus Station, take the bus to Monaragala, then take the taxi to Arugam Bay. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hikkaduwa to Arugam Bay via Kamburugamuwa, Matara Bus Station, and Pottuvil in around 9 h 39 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hatton to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Hikkaduwa to Kamburugamuwa
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Pottuvil
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $3
Semi Lux
$2 - $4
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Hikkaduwa to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hikkaduwa and Arugam Bay is 207 km. The road distance is 313 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hikkaduwa to Arugam Bay is to train and bus which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2900 and takes 9 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Hikkaduwa to Arugam Bay is to drive which takes 5 h and costs Rs. 3700 - Rs. 5500.

It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Hikkaduwa to Arugam Bay, including transfers.