There are 4 ways to get from Galle to Arugam Bay 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.

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Bus, taxi  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Monaragala 35-7 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Monaragala to Arugam Bay

$32 - $43

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Arugam Bay 183 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Arugam Bay 183 miles

$22 - $35

Taxi, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Weerawila (WRZ) NUF - WRZ
  3. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Arugam Bay

$426 - $611

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Galle to Arugam Bay is to drive which costs Rs. 3500 - Rs. 5500 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galle to Arugam Bay is to taxi which takes 4 h 41 min and costs Rs. 22000 - Rs. 27000.

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The distance between Galle and Arugam Bay is 200 km. The road distance is 293 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Galle to Arugam Bay, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Galle, Sri Lanka and Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Galle to Arugam Bay. However, you can take the bus to Monaragala then take the taxi to Arugam Bay. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Arugam Bay.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hatton to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Monaragala to Arugam Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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