Travel from Nuwara-Eliya to Galle-Sri-Lanka

Train, bus or fly from Nuwara Eliya to Galle?

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Nuwara Eliya to Galle twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nuwara Eliya to Galle via Nanuoya and Colombo Fort in around 8 hours 59 minutes.

How to get from Nuwara Eliya to Galle

ModeDurationPrice
From Nuwara Eliya taxi to Hatton airport, fly to Koggala airport, then taxi to Galle.1 h 37 min$146
From Nuwara Eliya taxi to Nanuoya, train to Colombo Fort, then train to Galle.8 h 59 min$15
From Nuwara Eliya bus to Matara Bus Station then bus to Galle Bus Station.8 h 57 min$4
From Nuwara Eliya taxi to Galle.3 h 48 min$155
From Nuwara Eliya drive to Galle.3 h 48 min$24

How long does it take to get from Nuwara Eliya to Galle?

It takes approximately 1 hour 37 minutes to get from Nuwara Eliya to Galle, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Nuwara Eliya and Galle?

No, there is no direct bus from Nuwara Eliya to Galle. However, there are services departing from Nuwara Eliya and arriving at Galle Bus Station via Matara Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 hours 57 minutes.

Operators from Nuwara Eliya to Galle

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Cinnamon AirCinnamon Air
SriLankan AirlinesSriLankan Airlines
Sri Lanka RailwaysSri Lanka Railways
National Transport Commission+94 011-2587372National Transport Commission