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There are 3 ways to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the train from Elle to Hatton Station Badulla

Rs. 1761 - Rs. 2294

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 8m

  1. Take a taxi from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala 129.5 km

Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8000

Drive  •  2h 8m

  1. Drive from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala 129.5 km

Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2800

Ella Rock House → Kitulgala
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kitulgala is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kitulgala is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Kitulgala is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala is to train which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2300 and takes 4h 44m.

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The fastest way to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala is to taxi which takes 2h 8m and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8000.

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The distance between Ella Rock House and Kitulgala is 73 km. The road distance is 129.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala without a car is to train which takes 4h 44m and costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2300.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ella Rock House to Kitulgala is 129 km. It takes approximately 2h 8m to drive from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Kitulgala. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala.
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  • Distance: 72.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 44m

What companies run services between Ella Rock House, Sri Lanka and Kitulgala, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Elle to Hatton Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost Rs. 260 - Rs. 400 and the journey takes 3h 57m.

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Taxi from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Estimated price
Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8000
Ella Budget Taxi
Phone
+94 77 07 89 383
Website
ellabudgettaxi.com

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