Arugam bay is ranked as the 3rd best beach of the world by the British Surfers Association

Just arrived in Colombo? Looking to go surf Sri Lanka’s most amazing beaches? Then you need to come to Arugam Bay and see for yourself why it is named the best surf spot in the whole country. It is ranked as the 3rd best beach of the world by the British Surfers Association.


Julian Wilson in Arugam Bay

Julian Wilson From Australia in Arugam Bay

- Having a great time with Arugam bay waves

Off season surfing in Arugam

Arugam bay location and our services

Arugam Bay is located 320Km away from Colombo’s airport. It’s a long distance. That’s why you need an easy, stress free and relaxed way of transportation. Arugambay Bookings is a local company, operated by its owner and has been providing this amazing and unique service since 2013.

- Sunset surfing during an off season in Arugam bay

Quick Taxi Booking

- We will contact you back with the vehicle available details for the date and time you request.

Pasikudah Taxi

A safe, economic and comfortable ride from Colombo to Arugam bay

We offer you a safe, economic and comfortable ride in our brand new Toyota Hiace and Toyota Super GL vehicles, including air conditioned and unlimited WiFi connection on your portable devices such as mobile phones, laptops or tablets so we can keep you from yawning and getting bored during the long journey. Also, our declinable seats will provide the comfort you need on this trip.

We will carry your surf board and gear for free!

Our vehicles are adapted to carry surf boards easily and secure. Awesome, isn’t it? We will come and pick you up from the airport so you don’t have to worry about staying in for the night or looking for other ways of transportation, schedules, or other cities to get to Arugam Bay. Our company is 100% reliable.

You are in good hands with us. And the ride is direct and non-stop so you can get to Arugam Bay right away, without stressing.


One of our vehicle with free surfboard carrier

- Inger & her boyfriend from Norway on 2nd of July 2016
- Making their way to Arugam bay from Ella

Arugam bay friendly drivers

Free Paging

Don’t you worry about getting lost or confused in between the airport crowd; we’ll receive you with a big smile and a big sign with your name on it, so you can recognize us right away. While other companies charge for this service, we offer it for free. Everything we do is to make your trip nicer and safer. Once you meet us we will take you directly to our vehicles and you will be all set to start the journey.

Journey Time form Colombo to Arugam bay

Even though Arugam Bay is a bit far (6 to 7 hours) away from the international airport, it is well worth the ride, especially in such comfortable vehicles where you can enjoy the magnificent landscape full of jungle vegetation and the wildlife than inhabits within: elephants, crocodiles, monkeys, among other exotic animals! You can also bring your music and we will play it for you. The trip is long but it will not get boring with Arugambay Bookings.

On the way to Arugam bay... stopping by Udawlawe

- Hana & Fiends from Crotia on 20th of Sep 2016

#Hana, #Sarah & friends from from Burleigh Heights #Crotia on the way to #arugam bay stopping to take a photo with an #elephant at Udawalawe National Park / Sri lanka
Arugam bay friendly drivers

Friendly Staffs and Drivers

All of our staff speaks fluid English and will be more than happy to help you and inform you about our local history, architecture, culture, religion, cuisine, sports, activities, excursions and of course, the best surf places, tricks, shops and schools! We are very friendly and good mannered. And we love making new friends around the globe! We want to make your stay an experience that you won’t forget.

We are online 24/7

We are the only transfer agency in Arugam Bay that provides online services such as booking and payment. Book our services online: you can chat with our staff or complete our booking form. You will receive a confirmation email and then you will get your booking ID to verify your booking status on our website at anytime. Easily use your credit card to pay for your ride. It’s safe and secure. After that everything will be set for your pick up at the exact moment you arrive at the international airport at Colombo.

Valentine offer in Arugam bay

First couple who got our MY VALENTINE offer on 2017 on their way to Arugam bay by our super comfortable van.

- Lars & his valentine from Germany on 1st of Feb 2017

My Valentine

February, the valentine month we offer US$15 OFF if you are traveling a couple. Use the promo code FEB2017 to enjoy the journey with your valentine. Happy valentine..!!!


Have you hear about our promotions?

  • High  $5

Refer our company to your friend and we will give you our High US 5$ discount to use on your next trip with us; because once you get to know Arugam Bay, you will definitely will want to come again; the discount will be assigned to your passport number for further use.

  • Arugam Bay Booking Points

For frequent travelers we have the Arugam Bay Booking Points which are assigned to your passport number and can be redeemed for cash or to pay your future visit. If you provide your passport number you will be entitled to the Arugam Bay Bookings Rewards automatically.

  • Discount 20

We also have the Discount 20 promotion, which you will automatically get once you confirm your return trip with us at the time we pick you up at the airport. You will get US$ 20 OFF on your airport drop. Isn’t it great?

Arugam bay Share Taxi

Are you coming alone or with few people? Did you reserve the whole vehicle? Why not share a taxi with another customer? You can save money, share the journey and make new friends! We have a forum where you can post your add and find other travelers to share the ride with. It’s very easy to use and you will receive answers right away.

Group of friends sharing our vehicle and getting ready to go from Colombo to Arugam bay

- Adrian and his friends from Australia on 2nd of June 2016

Team Adrian
Arugam bay reviews

Review us

After visiting us write a review and share your experience on our website. Qualify our service with stars, let our clients know what you think about the service provided. You can also post your trip photos with us and we will happily put them on our Guests Gallery to share them with the world.

Contact Us

We offer our online services 24/7 and you can reach us through online chatting on our website, contacting us at or through our phone +94 77 57 47 800. Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter @arugambaybookings to hear about our recent updates and also mention us on your tweets! Help us share your experience with future customers/friends!

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We promise your satisfaction

In Arugambay Bookings we’ll be more than happy to serve you and introduce you to the greatest of Sri Lanka while you enjoy a safe and very comfortable ride, while enjoying our WiFi Connection so you can keep your family and relatives as well as your social media posted on your trip. Check out our website and don’t hesitate to contact us with any inquiry you may have. We will be happy to serve you and provide you with the most unique, friendly and executive service in Arugam Bay and Sri Lanka.