There are 3 ways to get from Bentota to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 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.

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Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Aluthgama to Maradana
  2. Take the train from Maradana to Gampaha
  3. Take the train from Gampaha to Mirigama
  4. Take the train from Mirigama to Polgahawela

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bentota to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 93.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Bentota to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 93.2 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bentota to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is to drive which costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2600 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bentota to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is to taxi which costs Rs. 11000 - Rs. 14000 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between Bentota and Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is 106 km. The road distance is 149 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Bentota to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka and Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Bentota to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage via Maradana, Gampaha, Mirigama, and Polgahawela in around 5 h 23 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Aluthgama to Maradana
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 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
Train from Maradana to Gampaha
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Gampaha to Mirigama
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Mirigama to Polgahawela
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Bentota to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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