There are 3 ways to get from Galle to Tangalle by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Tangalle Bus Station 32-1

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Tangalle 50.9 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Tangalle 50.9 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Galle to Tangalle is to bus which costs Rs. 110 - Rs. 150 and takes 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Galle to Tangalle is to taxi which takes 1 h 14 min and costs Rs. 6000 - Rs. 8000.

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The distance between Galle and Tangalle is 64 km. The road distance is 81 km.

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The bus from Galle Bus Station to Tangalle Bus Station takes 2 h including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Galle Bus Station and arriving at Tangalle Bus Station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Galle to Tangalle every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 2 h.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Tangalle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Galle to Tangalle
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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