There are 4 ways to get from Tangalle to Galle by taxi, plane, bus or car

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

Taxi, fly  •  44 min

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

$29 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Tangalle Bus Station to Galle Bus Station 32-1

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tangalle to Galle 50.5 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Tangalle to Galle 50.5 miles

$6 - $9

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Tangalle to Galle every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 2 h.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Dickwella to Koggala
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $320
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Tangalle Bus Station to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Tangalle to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$5 - $7

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tangalle to Galle?

The distance between Tangalle and Galle is 64 km. The road distance is 81 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tangalle to Galle?

The cheapest way to get from Tangalle to Galle is to bus which costs Rs. 110 - Rs. 150 and takes 2 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Tangalle to Galle?

The quickest way to get from Tangalle to Galle is to taxi and fly which takes 44 min and costs Rs. 4500 - Rs. 33000.

Is there a direct bus between Tangalle and Galle?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tangalle Bus Station and arriving at Galle Bus Station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

How long does it take to get from Tangalle to Galle?

It takes approximately 44 min to get from Tangalle to Galle, including transfers.