There are 3 ways to get from Bentota to Galle by train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Aluthgama to Galle Express Train / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bentota to Galle 43.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Bentota to Galle 43.9 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka and Galle, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Bentota to Galle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Aluthgama to Galle
Ave. Duration
46 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
Other operators
Taxi from Bentota to Galle
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bentota and Galle is 50 km. The road distance is 70 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bentota to Galle is to train which costs Rs. 55 - Rs. 190 and takes 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Bentota to Galle is to train which takes 46 min and costs Rs. 55 - Rs. 190.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aluthgama and arriving at Galle. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

The train from Aluthgama to Galle takes 46 min including transfers and departs every four hours.