There are 3 ways to get from Galle to Kalutara by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Galle to Kalutara South Express Train / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Kalutara 51.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Kalutara 51.3 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Galle to Kalutara is to train which costs Rs. 70 - Rs. 240 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galle to Kalutara is to train which costs Rs. 70 - Rs. 240 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Galle and arriving at Kalutara South. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Galle and Kalutara is 67 km. The road distance is 82.1 km.

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The best way to get from Galle to Kalutara without a car is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs Rs. 70 - Rs. 240.

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The train from Galle to Kalutara South takes 1 h 1 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Galle to Kalutara train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Galle station.

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Galle to Kalutara train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Kalutara South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galle to Kalutara is 82 km. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Galle to Kalutara.

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There are 653+ hotels available in Kalutara. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galle to Kalutara.
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  • Distance: 41.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Galle, Sri Lanka and Kalutara, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Galle to Kalutara every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Galle to Kalutara South
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Galle to Kalutara
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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