There are 9 ways to get from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

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Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Koggala  •  2 h 38 min

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

$391 - $711

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Palugaswewa to Colombo Fort Express Train
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa Express Train / ...

$14 - $20

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Fly Sigiriya to Hambantota, taxi  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Hambantota (HRI) GIU - HRI
  2. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Hikkaduwa

$511 - $1,002

Fly Sigiriya to Colombo, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Colombo (CMB) GIU - CMB
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa

$228 - $560

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Koggala (KCT) NUF - KCT

$97 - $293

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Diyawanna Oya, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KDZ - DWO
  3. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa

$64 - $308

Bus  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Dehiattakandiya to Galle Bus Station 35-1

$50 - $61

Taxi  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa 164.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa 164.2 miles

$19 - $29

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The distance between Sigiriya and Hikkaduwa is 213 km. The road distance is 262.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa without a car is to train which takes 8 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa is to train which takes 8 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Katugastota Airport to Koggala Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa is 263 km. It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to drive from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Katugastota Airport to Koggala Airport.

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There are 2028+ hotels available in Hikkaduwa. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Sigiriya Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa.
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  • Distance: 133.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa via Palugaswewa and Colombo Fort in around 8 h 24 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Sigiriya to Hikkaduwa once daily. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 10 h 25 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Katugastota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Flights from Sigiriya to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Palugaswewa to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Dehiattakandiya to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$2 - $3
Semi Lux
$3 - $5
AirCon
$4 - $6
Super Lux
$8
Other operators
Taxi from Sigiriya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com

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