There are 4 ways to get from Galle to Yala National Park by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi via Hambantota  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Hambantota 32-1
  2. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Yala National Park

$111 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Monaragala 35-7 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Monaragala to Yala National Park

$52 - $68

2 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Galle to Yala National Park 213.4 miles

$25 - $40

Taxi, fly  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galle to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Weerawila (WRZ) NUF - WRZ
  3. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Yala National Park

$446 - $641

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The cheapest way to get from Galle to Yala National Park is to drive which costs Rs. 4100 - Rs. 6000 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galle to Yala National Park is to drive which takes 6 h 2 min and costs Rs. 4100 - Rs. 6000.

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The distance between Galle and Yala National Park is 171 km. The road distance is 341 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Galle to Yala National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Galle, Sri Lanka and Yala National Park, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Galle to Yala National Park. However, you can take the bus to Hambantota then take the taxi to Yala National Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Monaragala then take the taxi to Yala National Park.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hatton to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Hambantota to Yala National Park
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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