How do I get to and around Galle?

There is a multitude of different transport methods to get to and around Galle

Travel to Sri Lanka

Bandaranaike International Airport, at Katunayake, is the international airport for Sri Lanka; located on the outskirts of the capital city of Colombo. This airport receives flights from the UK, Middle East, India, Singapore and Europe.

Travel to Galle


Sri Lanka only has one large international airport in the country that services the main international airlines. Once you have landed in the country, you will need to travel by road to the country’s various destinations, as there are no domestic scheduled flights within Sri Lanka.

It is an approximately three-hour road trip to Galle from Sri Lanka’s Bandaranaike International Airport


We do not recommend self-driving in Galle


&Beyond offers an excellent fleet of air-conditioned vehicles with knowledgeable guides


No quality taxis are available for local hire in Galle, but Tuk Tuks are available for short journeys.  &Beyond offers an excellent fleet of air-conditioned vehicles with knowledgeable guides, and good quality vehicles may be available in some of the reputable hotels in Galle.


All our guests are accompanied by an English-speaking chauffeur guide or accompanying National Guide


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