There are 3 ways to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala 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.
Train • 4h 44m
Rs. 1761 - Rs. 2294
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2h 8m
Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8000
Drive • 2h 8m
Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2800
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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
The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kitulgala is 1912.
Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kitulgala is recommended.
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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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala is to train which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2300 and takes 4h 44m.
The fastest way to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala is to taxi which takes 2h 8m and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8000.
The distance between Ella Rock House and Kitulgala is 73 km. The road distance is 129.5 km.
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.
It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Ella Rock House to Kitulgala, including transfers.
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.
There are 44+ hotels available in Kitulgala. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.
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.
Train from Elle to Hatton Station
- Ave. Duration
- 3h 57m
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- Rs. 260 - Rs. 400
- Book at
- 3rd Class Fare
- Rs. 260 - Rs. 340
- 2nd Class Fare
- Rs. 290 - Rs. 400
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