There are 6 ways to get from Yala National Park 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.

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

  1. Take a taxi from Yala National Park to Weerawila
  2. Fly from Weerawila (WRZ) to Koggala (KCT) WRZ - KCT

$342 - $519

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Taxi, bus  •  8 h 33 min

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

$52 - $63

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Taxi to Hambantota, fly to Koggala  •  4 h 53 min

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

$344 - $502

Taxi to Hambantota, fly to Dickwella, taxi  •  5 h 32 min

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

$139 - $338

Taxi, bus via Hambantota  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Yala National Park to Hambantota
  2. Take the bus from Hambantota to Galle Bus Station 32-1

$112 - $134

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Yala National Park to Galle 213 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yala National Park to Galle is to drive which costs Rs. 4100 - Rs. 6000 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yala National Park to Galle is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 55000 - Rs. 85000 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Yala National Park and Galle is 171 km. The road distance is 340.8 km.

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The best way to get from Yala National Park to Galle without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 7 h 9 min and costs Rs. 18000 - Rs. 22000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Yala National Park to Galle, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Yala National Park to Galle is 341 km. It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to drive from Yala National Park to Galle.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Weerawila Airport to Koggala Airport.

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The nearest airport to Galle is Koggala (KCT) Airport which is 12.4 km away. Other nearby airports include Dickwella (DIW) (57.3 km), Diyawanna Oya (DWO) (102.3 km), Colombo (CMB) (131.6 km) and Katugastota (KDZ) (151.3 km).

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There are 2371+ hotels available in Galle. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Yala National Park to Galle.
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  • Distance: 107 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Yala National Park, Sri Lanka and Galle, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Yala National Park to Galle. However, you can take the taxi to Weerawila airport, fly to Koggala, then take the taxi to Galle. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Hambantota airport, fly to Koggala, then take the taxi to Galle.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Weerawila to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $410
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
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hambantota to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Hambantota to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $3
Super Lux
$4
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
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Yala National Park to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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