There are 8 ways to get from Colombo to Galewela by train, taxi, car or plane

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, taxi  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Dematagoda to Mirigama Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Polgahawela to Galewela

$28 - $37

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Train, taxi via Gampaha  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Maradana to Gampaha
  2. Take the train from Gampaha to Mirigama
  3. Take the train from Mirigama to Polgahawela
  4. Take a taxi from Polgahawela to Galewela

$29 - $38

Taxi  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Galewela 84.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Galewela 84.6 miles

$10 - $15

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota, taxi  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Galewela

$46 - $179

Fly Colombo to Sigiriya  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Sigiriya (GIU) CMB - GIU

$237 - $571

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Colombo, taxi  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Colombo (CMB) DWO - CMB
  2. Take a taxi from Colombo to Galewela

$66 - $264

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Hatton, taxi  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF) DWO - NUF
  2. Take a taxi from Hatton to Galewela

$77 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Galewela is to drive which costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2400 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Galewela is to fly and taxi which costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 29000 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Galewela is 122 km. The road distance is 135.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Colombo to Galewela, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Galewela, Sri Lanka?

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Colombo to Galewela twice daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $200
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $340
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Dematagoda to Mirigama
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
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 Polgahawela to Galewela
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$27 - $35

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