There are 3 ways to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Elle to Rambukkana Express Train

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 100.4 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 100.4 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between Ella, Uva, Sri Lanka and Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 8 h 1 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Elle to Rambukkana
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage?

The distance between Ella and Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is 87 km. The road distance is 161 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage?

The cheapest way to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is to train which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1900 and takes 8 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage?

The quickest way to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is to taxi which takes 2 h 48 min and costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 13000.

How long does it take to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage?

It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, including transfers.