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Distance between Galle (KCT) and Trincomalee (TRR)

Flight distance from Galle to Trincomalee (Koggala Airport – China Bay Airport) is 185 miles / 297 kilometers / 160 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Galle (KCT) to Trincomalee (TRR) is 231 miles / 371 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Galle to Trincomalee.

Shortest flight path between Koggala Airport (KCT) and China Bay Airport (TRR).

How far is Trincomalee from Galle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Galle and Trincomalee. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 184.600 miles
  • 297.084 kilometers
  • 160.413 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 185.481 miles
  • 298.503 kilometers
  • 161.179 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Koggala Airport
City: Galle
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: KCT
ICAO Code: VCCK
Coordinates: 5°59′37″N, 80°19′13″E

B China Bay Airport
City: Trincomalee
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: TRR
ICAO Code: VCCT
Coordinates: 8°32′18″N, 81°10′54″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Galle and Trincomalee.

Time Difference

Galle

 +0530

Trincomalee

 +0530

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Galle (KCT) → Trincomalee (TRR).

Distance:
185
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
185

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