There are 7 ways to get from Galle to Wellawatte by plane, train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  58 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KCT - DWO

$29 - $213

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Night train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the night train from Galle to Wellawatta Long Distance

$1 - $2

5 alternative options

Fly to Colombo, train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Colombo (CMB) KCT - CMB
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Wellawatta

$239 - $500

Train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Galle to Maradana Express Train / ...

$2 - $3

Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 32-1

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Wellawatte 73.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Wellawatte 73.5 miles

$8 - $13

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Galle and arriving at Wellawatta. This train operates Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Galle and Wellawatte is 101 km. The road distance is 117.6 km.

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The best way to get from Galle to Wellawatte without a car is to train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Galle to Wellawatte, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Galle to Wellawatte is to fly which takes 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 34 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Koggala Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Galle to Wellawatte is 118 km. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Galle to Wellawatte.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Koggala Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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Map of how to get from Galle to Wellawatte.
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  • Distance: 63.2 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

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

Cinnamon Air flies from Galle to Wellawatte once daily. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Galle to Wellawatte 5 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Wellawatta
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Galle to Maradana
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $3
Night train from Galle to Wellawatta
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Galle to Wellawatte
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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There are 1217+ hotels available in Wellawatte. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Galle to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs .

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