There are 4 ways to get from Galle to Bentota by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Galle Station to Aluthgama Station Beliatta

Rs. 55 - Rs. 190

3 alternative options

Taxi, bus  •  1h 25m

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Ambalangoda
  2. Take the bus from Ambalangoda to Aluthgama Ambalangoda

Rs. 3590 - Rs. 4252

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Bentota 69.7 km

Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8000

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Bentota 69.7 km

Rs. 950 - Rs. 1400

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The cheapest way to get from Galle to Bentota is to train which costs Rs. 55 - Rs. 190 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galle to Bentota is to train which costs Rs. 55 - Rs. 190 and takes 46 min.

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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.

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The distance between Galle and Bentota is 50 km. The road distance is 69.7 km.

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The best way to get from Galle to Bentota without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs Rs. 55 - Rs. 190.

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The train from Galle Station to Aluthgama Station takes 46 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Galle to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Galle Station.

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Galle to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Aluthgama Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galle to Bentota is 70 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Galle to Bentota.

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There are 719+ hotels available in Bentota. Prices start at Rs. 3995 per night.

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  • Distance: 49.7 km
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Galle, Sri Lanka and Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Galle to Bentota every 3 hours. Tickets cost Rs. 55 - Rs. 190 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Galle Station to Aluthgama Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 55 - Rs. 190
Book at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
Rs. 30 - Rs. 50
2nd Class
Rs. 55 - Rs. 90
1st Class
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Ambalangoda to Aluthgama
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 60 - Rs. 80
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 60 - Rs. 80
Semi Lux
Rs. 40 - Rs. 50
AirCon
Rs. 75 - Rs. 90
Super Lux
Rs. 143
Other operators
Taxi from Galle to Ambalangoda
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
Rs. 3500 - Rs. 4200
Red Cab
Phone
+94 91 72 21 000
Website
redcabgalle.com
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site

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