There are 4 ways to get from Ragama to Galle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Ragama to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Galle Express Train / ...

$1 - $3

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Bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Galle Bus Station 32-1

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ragama to Galle 81.9 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Ragama to Galle 81.9 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Ragama to Galle is to bus which costs Rs. 180 - Rs. 410 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ragama to Galle is to taxi which costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 13000 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ragama to Galle. However, there are services departing from Ragama and arriving at Galle via Colombo Fort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Ragama and Galle is 115 km. The road distance is 131.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ragama to Galle without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs Rs. 180 - Rs. 600.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Ragama to Galle, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Ragama to Galle is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs Rs. 180 - Rs. 600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 180 - Rs. 410 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ragama to Galle is 131 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Ragama to Galle.

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  • Distance: 71.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Ragama to Galle via Colombo Fort in around 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Ragama to Galle every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 h.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Ragama to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
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 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 Ragama to Galle
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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