There are 5 ways to get from Pinnawala to Galle by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Balangoda to Pettah CTB 99 / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Galle Express Train / ...

$9 - $14

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Bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Balangoda to Pettah CTB 99 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Galle Bus Station 32-1

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pinnawala to Galle 120.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Pinnawala to Galle 120.2 miles

$14 - $21

Fly  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Koggala (KCT) NUF - KCT

$42 - $228

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The cheapest way to get from Pinnawala to Galle is to bus which costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 2200 and takes 10 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pinnawala to Galle is to fly which costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 39000 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Pinnawala and Galle is 92 km. The road distance is 192.3 km.

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The best way to get from Pinnawala to Galle without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 2400.

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It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Pinnawala to Galle, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Pinnawala to Galle is to bus which takes 10 h 6 min and costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 2200. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 39000 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Pinnawala to Galle is 192 km. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Pinnawala to Galle.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Hatton Airport to Koggala Airport.

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There are 2437+ hotels available in Galle. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pinnawala to Galle.
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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 4 min

What companies run services between Pinnawala, Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka and Galle, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Pinnawala to Galle via Balangoda, Pettah CTB, and Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal in around 10 h 6 min. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air flies from Pinnawala to Galle once daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Galle
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Balangoda to Pettah CTB
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Galle Bus Station
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 Pinnawala to Galle
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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The best way to get from Pinnawala to Hatton Airport is to taxi which takes 1 h 8 min and costs Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3200.

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