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

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

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

4 alternative options

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

$90 - $120

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

$43 - $230

Questions & Answers

The distance between Pinnawala and Galle is 92 km. The road distance is 192 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pinnawala to Galle is to bus which costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 2100 and takes 10 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Pinnawala to Galle is to fly which takes 1 h 54 min and costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 37000.

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

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 - $2
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 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Pinnawala to Galle
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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