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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Galle to Weligama Local Trains / ...

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Weligama 17.8 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Weligama 17.8 miles

$2 - $4

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Galle to Weligama every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Galle to Weligama
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Galle to Weligama
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Galle to Weligama?

The distance between Galle and Weligama is 24 km. The road distance is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Galle to Weligama?

The cheapest way to get from Galle to Weligama is to train which costs Rs. 30 - Rs. 120 and takes 1 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Galle to Weligama?

The quickest way to get from Galle to Weligama is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs Rs. 2300 - Rs. 2800.

Is there a direct train between Galle and Weligama?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Galle and arriving at Weligama. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Galle to Weligama?

The train from Galle to Weligama takes 1 h 3 min including transfers and departs every three hours.