There are 6 ways to get from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park by taxi, bus, train, car or plane

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Taxi, bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hikkaduwa to Matara Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Monaragala
  3. Take a taxi from Monaragala to Yala National Park

$77 - $98

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Train, bus, taxi  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Hikkaduwa to Colombo Fort
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kataragama 32
  3. Take a taxi from Kataragama to Yala National Park

$72 - $91

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Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park 225.8 miles

$27 - $40

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Weerawila, taxi  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hikkaduwa to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Weerawila (WRZ) NUF - WRZ
  3. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Yala National Park

$430 - $618

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Hambantota, taxi  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hikkaduwa to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Hambantota (HRI) NUF - HRI
  3. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Yala National Park

$530 - $768

Fly Koggala to Katugastota, taxi  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Katugastota (KDZ) KCT - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Yala National Park

$291 - $489

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park is to drive which costs Rs. 4600 - Rs. 7000 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park is to drive which costs Rs. 4600 - Rs. 7000 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Hikkaduwa and Yala National Park is 180 km. The road distance is 361.2 km.

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The best way to get from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 8 h 22 min and costs Rs. 12000 - Rs. 17000.

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It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to get from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hatton Airport to Weerawila Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park is 361 km. It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to drive from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Hatton Airport to Weerawila Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Yala National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hikkaduwa to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs Rs. 2700 - Rs. 3300.

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Map of how to get from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park.
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  • Distance: 112.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 22 min

What companies run services between Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka and Yala National Park, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Hikkaduwa to Yala National Park. However, you can take the taxi to Matara Bus Station, take the bus to Monaragala, then take the taxi to Yala National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to Colombo Fort, take the walk to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the bus to Kataragama, then take the taxi to Yala National Park.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hatton to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Flights from Hatton to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $550
Flights from Koggala to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Hikkaduwa to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 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 Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kataragama
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
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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