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There are 5 ways to get from Galle to Haputale by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  1h 12m

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Katugastota (KDZ) KCT - KDZ

$33 - $172

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Train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Galle Station to Colombo Fort Matara - Colombo
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Kandy (Station) Colombo - Kandy / ...

$11 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Mahiyangana 35-1

$32 - $42

Taxi  •  3h 33m

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Haputale 148.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  3h 33m

  1. Drive from Galle to Haputale 148.5 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Galle to Haputale is to train which costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 3000 and takes 7h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Galle to Haputale is to fly which costs Rs. 5500 - Rs. 30000 and takes 1h 12m.

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The distance between Galle and Haputale is 143 km. The road distance is 237.5 km.

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The best way to get from Galle to Haputale without a car is to train which takes 7h 16m and costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 3000.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Galle to Haputale, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Galle to Haputale is to fly which takes 1h 12m and costs Rs. 5500 - Rs. 30000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 3000 and takes 7h 16m, you could also bus, which costs Rs. 5500 - Rs. 7500 and takes 10h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Koggala Airport to Katugastota Airport is the direct flight which takes 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galle to Haputale is 238 km. It takes approximately 3h 33m to drive from Galle to Haputale.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Koggala Airport to Katugastota Airport.

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There are 1430+ hotels available in Haputale. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galle to Haputale.
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  • Distance: 89.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

What companies run services between Galle, Sri Lanka and Haputale, Central, Sri Lanka?

Cinnamon Air flies from Galle to Haputale once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galle to Haputale via Colombo Fort, Fort Station, and Kandy (Station) in around 7h 16m.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $150
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Galle Station to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Book at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $3
Train from Fort Station to Kandy (Station)
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Mahiyangana
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $3
Semi Lux
$3 - $4
AirCon
$4 - $5
Super Lux
$7
Other operators
Taxi from Galle to Haputale
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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The best way to get from Galle to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 15m and costs Rs. 1200 - Rs. 1500.

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