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

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Train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Elle to Rambukkana Express Train

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 48 min

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

$60 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 100.4 miles

$12 - $18

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The distance between Ella and Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is 87 km. The road distance is 160.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage without a car is to train which takes 8 h 5 min and costs .

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is 161 km. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.

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There are 173+ hotels available in Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ella to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
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  • Distance: 54.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

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
$60 - $75

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