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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Polwathumodara to Galle Colombo Commuter / ...

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mirissa to Galle 20.8 miles

$15 - $19

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Mirissa to Galle 20.8 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Polwathumodara and arriving at Galle. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

More details

The distance between Mirissa and Galle is 28 km. The road distance is 33.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Mirissa to Galle without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs .

More details

The train from Polwathumodara to Galle takes 49 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Mirissa to Galle is 33 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Mirissa to Galle.

Get driving directions

There are 2488+ hotels available in Galle. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Mirissa to Galle.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Mirissa to Galle 5 times a day. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Polwathumodara to Galle
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Mirissa to Galle
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Getting to Rome from the airport, Travelling around the UAE and Travelling to the UK: What do I need to know? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Where to next?