There are 4 ways to get from Galle to Bentota by train, taxi, bus or car
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Train • 46 min
Rs. 220 - Rs. 330
3 alternative options
Taxi, bus • 1h 20m
Rs. 3370 - Rs. 3992
Taxi • 52 min
Rs. 5000 - Rs. 6500
Drive • 52 min
Rs. 750 - Rs. 1200
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply
- Face masks are recommended
- There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bentota is 1912.
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Last updated: 21 Oct 2020
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Galle to Bentota is to train which costs Rs. 220 - Rs. 330 and takes 46 min.
The quickest way to get from Galle to Bentota is to train which costs Rs. 220 - Rs. 330 and takes 46 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Galle Station station and arriving at Aluthgama Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.
The distance between Galle and Bentota is 48 km. The road distance is 55.2 km.
The best way to get from Galle to Bentota without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs Rs. 220 - Rs. 330.
The train from Galle Station to Aluthgama Station takes 46 min including transfers and departs every three hours.
Galle to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Galle Station.
Galle to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Aluthgama Station.
Yes, the driving distance between Galle to Bentota is 55 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Galle to Bentota.
There are 274+ hotels available in Bentota. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.
What companies run services between Galle, Sri Lanka and Bentota, Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Galle Station to Aluthgama Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost Rs. 220 - Rs. 330 and the journey takes 46 min.
Train from Galle Station to Aluthgama Station
- Ave. Duration
- 46 min
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- Rs. 220 - Rs. 330
- Book at
- 3rd Class Fare
- Rs. 220 - Rs. 290
- 2nd Class Fare
- Rs. 240 - Rs. 330
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