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Sea plane transfers to Galle

I read online somewhere that you can travel to Galle by Seaplane taking approx 35 mins (probably via Sri Lankan Airlines) however the article was written in 2006. Is it still possible to travel to Galle this way or is road transfer the only option now.

Any advice would be appreciated thanks

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1. Re: Sea plane transfers to Galle


Road transfer is the only option.

The seaplanes were temporarily suspended in April or May 2007 due to security reasons. Landing on Lake Victoria near Kandy was the main reason. It looks like the temporary suspension is going to be permanent. SriLankan Air Taxi is not even mentioned on SriLankan Airlines webpage anymore.


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i asked earlier this Year about going via the Plane you mentioned as it was possible they were starting again,however i have unable to do this for Sept and been told they are not running due to conflict,cost etc

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