There are 3 ways to get from Yala National Park to Galle by plane, bus or train

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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Travel, fly  •  1h 39m

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

Rs. 29121 - Rs. 73677

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Kataragama to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal Route EX 1-12/32
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Galle Station Colombo

Rs. 364 - Rs. 759

1 alternative option

Bus  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Tangalle to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Matara Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Matara to Kaduwela
  4. Take the bus from Kaduwela to Galle Bus Station

Rs. 708 - Rs. 958

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The cheapest way to get from Yala National Park to Galle is to bus and train which costs Rs. 360 - Rs. 800 and takes 10h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Yala National Park to Galle is to travel and fly which costs Rs. 29000 - Rs. 75000 and takes 1h 39m.

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The distance between Yala National Park and Galle is 156 km.

The best way to get from Yala National Park to Galle without a car is to bus and train which takes 10h 12m and costs Rs. 360 - Rs. 800.

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It takes approximately 1h 39m 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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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Weerawila Airport to Koggala Airport.

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There are 2567+ hotels available in Galle. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Yala National Park to Galle.
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  • Distance: 155.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 39m

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

You can take a bus from Yala National Park to Galle via Tangalle, Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, Matara, and Kaduwela in around 10h 19m.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Weerawila to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 28000 - Rs. 75000
Train operators
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Kataragama to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 250 - Rs. 330
Schedules at
busbooking.lk
Standard
Rs. 250 - Rs. 330
Semi Lux
Rs. 400 - Rs. 490
AirCon
Rs. 500 - Rs. 650
Super Lux
Rs. 900
Bus from Tangalle to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 230 - Rs. 310
Schedules at
busbooking.lk
Standard
Rs. 230 - Rs. 310
Semi Lux
Rs. 370 - Rs. 450
AirCon
Rs. 500 - Rs. 600
Super Lux
Rs. 837
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 170 - Rs. 240
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 170 - Rs. 240
Semi Lux
Rs. 260 - Rs. 320
AirCon
Rs. 360 - Rs. 400
Super Lux
Rs. 603
Bus from Matara to Kaduwela
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Semi Lux
Rs. 240 - Rs. 290
AirCon
Rs. 330 - Rs. 380
Super Lux
Rs. 563
Bus from Kaduwela to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Semi Lux
Rs. 190 - Rs. 240
AirCon
Rs. 270 - Rs. 310
Super Lux
Rs. 465

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