Getting there & away
Ambalangoda is on the main transport route between Colombo and Hikkaduwa, Galle and the South. Buses to and from Colombo (Rs 36, two hours) are common. Trains to Colombo (2nd/3rd class Rs 66/34, two hours) stop here less often. There are frequent buses to and from Hikkaduwa (Rs 12, 15 minutes) and beyond.