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

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Bus  •  6 h 20 min

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

$22 - $27

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Train  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Galle to Colombo Fort Express Train / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Ohiya Express Train

$2 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Ohiya 152.3 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Ohiya 152.3 miles

$18 - $27

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No, there is no direct train from Galle to Ohiya. However, there are services departing from Galle and arriving at Ohiya via Colombo Fort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 31 min.

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The distance between Galle and Ohiya is 111 km. The road distance is 243.6 km.

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The best way to get from Galle to Ohiya without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Galle to Ohiya, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Galle to Ohiya is to bus which takes 6 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 31 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Galle to Ohiya is 244 km. It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to drive from Galle to Ohiya.

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There are 1360+ hotels available in Ohiya. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galle to Ohiya.
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  • Distance: 69.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Galle to Ohiya every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galle to Ohiya via Colombo Fort in around 10 h 31 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
1st Class
$1 - $3
Train from Colombo Fort to Ohiya
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$3 - $5
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
$1 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Galle to Ohiya
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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