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From Ella to Galle by taxi
Ella to Galle destination reviews
How to get from Ella to Galle
When you want to get from Ella to Galle, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:
If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight+taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Van ticket.
The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about LKR 41,395. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a van as a van ticket costs as low as LKR 13,041.
How far is Ella from Galle?
If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Ella to Galle. Your trip will be a total of 280 miles (450 km). The flying distance is 82 miles (131 km).
How long does it take to get from Ella to Galle?
The travel time from Ella to Galle can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 9 hours.
How much does it cost to get from Ella to Galle?
The cost of the trip from Ella to Galle varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Tuktukdude Leisure: travelling by van expect to pay as low as LKR 13,041 for your ticket.
However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as LKR 41,395.
Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Ella to Galle:
- Van price : LKR 13,041 - LKR 13,041;
- flight+taxi price: LKR 13,320 - LKR 17,419. From Ella to Galle starting from 00:00 Mattala Rajapaksa Airport until 00:00 Mattala Rajapaksa Airport
You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from LKR 21,107 to LKR 41,395.
How many trips per day are there between Ella and Galle?
Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.
- 6 by flight+taxi from Ella to Galle starting from 00:00 Mattala Rajapaksa Airport until 00:00 Mattala Rajapaksa Airport
- Vans from Ella to Galle depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Ella to Galle any time of the day.
Which means of transport is the best for the route?
Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Ella to Galle. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.
Depending on the route, it might cost as much as LKR 21,107.
Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.
A shared van is another means of transport for traveling from Ella to Galle. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.
Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Ella to Galle.
Things to remember: while traveling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around.
The most popular transport from Ella to Galle
How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Ella to Galle? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:
- 91% decided to catch a taxi.
- 9% opted for a van.