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There are 3 ways to get from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Polwathumodara to Hikkaduwa Colombo Commuter

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa 33.1 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa 33.1 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa is to train which costs Rs. 50 - Rs. 180 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa is to taxi which costs Rs. 4100 - Rs. 5000 and takes 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Polwathumodara and arriving at Hikkaduwa. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Mirissa and Hikkaduwa is 45 km. The road distance is 53 km.

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The best way to get from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa without a car is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs Rs. 50 - Rs. 180.

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The train from Polwathumodara to Hikkaduwa takes 1 h 26 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Mirissa to Hikkaduwa train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Polwathumodara station.

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Mirissa to Hikkaduwa train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Hikkaduwa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mirissa to Hikkaduwa is 53 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa.

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There are 2070+ hotels available in Hikkaduwa. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa.
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  • Distance: 27.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Mirissa, Sri Lanka and Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa once daily. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Polwathumodara to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Mirissa to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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