Galle to Negombo

Galle to Negombo

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Galle to Negombo Schedule

Galle to Negombo Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Ceylon Roots Comfort 2pax 00:00 - 02:55$ 101.03

Transportation from Galle to Negombo

How to get from Galle to Negombo

When you want to get from Galle to Negombo, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Taxi+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 USD 123.30. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a taxi as a taxi ticket costs as low as USD 78.67.

How far is Galle from Negombo?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Galle to Negombo. Your trip will be a total of 70 miles (112 km). The flying distance is 70 miles (112 km).

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

The travel time from Galle to Negombo can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 5 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Galle to Negombo?

The cost of the trip from Galle to Negombo varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Stef Lanka Tours: travelling by taxi expect to pay as low as USD 78.67 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 USD 123.30.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Galle to Negombo:

  • taxi+Van price: USD 101.89 - USD 204.88. From Galle to Negombo starting from 00:00 Colombo Transfer until 00:00 Colombo Transfer
  • Bus+taxi price: USD 134.32 - USD 167.08. From Galle to Negombo starting from 00:00 Galle until 00:00 Galle

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 78.67 to USD 123.30.

How many trips per day are there between Galle and Negombo?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Galle to Negombo 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 Galle to Negombo. 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 USD 78.67.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

The most popular transport from Galle to Negombo

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Galle to Negombo? 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:

  • 50% chosen taxi+Van
  • 50% decided to catch a taxi.