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Train  •  44 min

  1. Local Trains / ...

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. 17.8 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  28 min

  1. 17.8 miles

$2 - $4

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Weligama to Galle every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Weligama to Galle
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Weligama to Galle
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Weligama and Galle is 24 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Weligama to Galle is to train which costs Rs. 30 - Rs. 120 and takes 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Weligama to Galle is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs Rs. 2300 - Rs. 2800.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Weligama and arriving at Galle. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

The train from Weligama to Galle takes 44 min including transfers and departs every three hours.