There are 4 ways to get from Galle to Horton Plains National Park by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Wellawaya 35-7 / ...

$27 - $33

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Galle to Colombo Fort Express Train / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pettah CTB to Beragala 99 / ...

$15 - $22

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Horton Plains National Park 159 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Horton Plains National Park 159 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Galle to Horton Plains National Park is to train and bus which costs Rs. 2300 - Rs. 3600 and takes 9 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galle to Horton Plains National Park is to taxi which costs Rs. 19000 - Rs. 24000 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Galle and Horton Plains National Park is 107 km. The road distance is 254.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Galle to Horton Plains National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Galle, Sri Lanka and Horton Plains National Park, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Galle to Horton Plains National Park every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Galle to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
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 Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Bus from Pettah CTB to Beragala
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Galle to Horton Plains National Park
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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