There are 7 ways to get from Ella to Galle by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Wellawaya to Galle Bus Station 35-7 / ...

$17 - $22

6 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Galle 134.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Ella to Galle 134.6 miles

$16 - $24

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Koggala (KCT) NUF - KCT

$70 - $262

Taxi to Weerawila, fly to Koggala  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Weerawila
  2. Fly from Weerawila (WRZ) to Koggala (KCT) WRZ - KCT

$297 - $467

Taxi to Dickwella, fly to Koggala  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Dickwella
  2. Fly from Dickwella (DIW) to Koggala (KCT) DIW - KCT

$99 - $288

Taxi to Hambantota, fly to Dickwella, taxi  •  3 h

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Hambantota
  2. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Dickwella (DIW) HRI - DIW
  3. Take a taxi from Dickwella to Galle

$92 - $283

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ella to Galle is to drive which costs Rs. 2500 - Rs. 3800 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ella to Galle is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 12 min and costs Rs. 47000 - Rs. 75000.

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The distance between Ella and Galle is 131 km. The road distance is 215 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Ella to Galle, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Ella, Uva, Sri Lanka and Galle, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Ella to Galle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Weerawila to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $410
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $320
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Wellawaya to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $4
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Ella to Galle
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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