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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h

  1. 32-1

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. 30.6 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  53 min

  1. 30.6 miles

$3 - $6

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Tangalle to Hambantota every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Tangalle Bus Station to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Tangalle to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tangalle and Hambantota is 38 km. The road distance is 49 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tangalle to Hambantota is to bus which costs Rs. 80 - Rs. 110 and takes 1 h.

The quickest way to get from Tangalle to Hambantota is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs Rs. 3800 - Rs. 4600.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tangalle Bus Station and arriving at Hambantota. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

The bus from Tangalle Bus Station to Hambantota takes 1 h including transfers and departs every two hours.