There are 9 ways to get from Pottuvil to Galle by taxi, bus, 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.

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Taxi, bus  •  7 h 8 min

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

$30 - $37

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Bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Pottuvil to Matara Bus Station 35-1

$3

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Taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Galle 179.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Pottuvil to Galle 179.7 miles

$21 - $35

Taxi to Hambantota, fly to Koggala  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Hambantota
  2. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Koggala (KCT) HRI - KCT

$320 - $473

Taxi to Hambantota, fly to Dickwella, taxi  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Hambantota
  2. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Dickwella (DIW) HRI - DIW
  3. Take a taxi from Dickwella to Galle

$110 - $304

Taxi to Dickwella, fly to Koggala  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Dickwella
  2. Fly from Dickwella (DIW) to Koggala (KCT) DIW - KCT

$128 - $322

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Koggala (KCT) NUF - KCT

$109 - $307

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Koggala  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pottuvil to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Koggala (KCT) KDZ - KCT

$426 - $752

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Pottuvil to Galle station. However, there are services departing from Pottuvil and arriving at Galle Bus Station via Matara Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 12 min.

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The distance between Pottuvil and Galle is 201 km. The road distance is 287.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pottuvil to Galle without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 7 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to get from Pottuvil to Galle, including transfers.

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Pottuvil to Galle bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, depart from Pottuvil station.

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

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Pottuvil to Galle bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Matara Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pottuvil to Galle is 288 km. It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to drive from Pottuvil to Galle.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Hambantota Airport to Koggala Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Pottuvil to Galle.
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  • Distance: 125.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 8 min

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Pottuvil to Galle once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hambantota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $330
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $320
Flights from Katugastota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Monaragala to Galle Bus Station
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
$5
Bus from Pottuvil to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 Pottuvil to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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