There are 5 ways to get from Fort Station to Galewela by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Polgahawela Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Polgahawela to Galewela

$25 - $32

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Station to Galewela 85 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Fort Station to Galewela 85 miles

$10 - $15

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota, taxi  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Galewela

$43 - $179

Fly Colombo to Sigiriya  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Sigiriya (GIU) CMB - GIU

$236 - $569

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Station and Galewela is 121 km. The road distance is 135.9 km.

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The best way to get from Fort Station to Galewela without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Fort Station to Galewela, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Katugastota Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Station to Galewela is 136 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Fort Station to Galewela.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Katugastota Airport.

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There are 203+ hotels available in Galewela. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Station to Diyawanna Oya Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Fort Station to Galewela.
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  • Distance: 75.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

What companies run services between Fort Station, Sri Lanka and Galewela, Sri Lanka?

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Fort Station to Galewela twice daily.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Polgahawela
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Polgahawela to Galewela
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31

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