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Cheapest flights to Colombo airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Colombo airports from your nearest city or airport
Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Johannesburg TO Colombo

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (CMB)

Typically, flights to Colombo from Johannesburg are cheaper when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl, which has an average price of R11 391

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO COLOMBO FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTMay11% cheaperFlying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Colombo costs on average just R10 131 in May
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO COLOMBO FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember15% more expensiveIt costs about R13 101 for flights to Colombo from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO COLOMBO FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember632% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Colombo from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Colombo?

  • What is the cheapest month to fly to Colombo?

    In general, May is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Colombo. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R10 131. If you are unable to visit Colombo during the month of May, then departing from South Africa during the month February is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around R10 895.

  • How far in advance should I book a flight to Colombo?

    The best time to book a flight to Colombo from South Africa is 17 days out, which is when prices tend to be around R11 391. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Colombo outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from South Africa to Colombo for R8 440.

  • Is there an alternative airport near Colombo?

    Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, Kalutara Katukurunda Airport, Bentota River Airport, Hatton Castlereigh Reservoir Airport or Koggala Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Colombo.


Colombo flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in South Africa to Colombo found recently by users on momondo
Emirates
Nov 29
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
42h 25m
2 stops
CMB9:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Dec 10
CMB4:55Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
34h 10m
1 stop
JNB15:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
Dec 26
CPT13:10Cape Town Intl
36h 55m
1 stop
CMB2:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Jan 3
CMB16:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
42h 00m
1 stop
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
R11 116
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Turkish Airlines
Jan 22
JNB14:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
40h 25m
2 stops
CMB6:45Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Feb 2
CMB15:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
42h 20m
2 stops
JNB9:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
R11 601
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Singapore Airlines
Jan 22
JNB8:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
30h 15m
1 stop
CMB15:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Feb 1
CMB19:45Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
32h 55m
1 stop
JNB4:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 086
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Qatar Airways
Nov 29
JNB8:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
22h 55m
1 stop
CMB7:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Dec 10
CMB5:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
21h 10m
1 stop
JNB2:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 307
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Multiple Airlines
Nov 29
PLZ10:50Port Elizabeth
20h 45m
2 stops
CMB7:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Dec 9
CMB23:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
31h 05m
2 stops
PLZ6:05Port Elizabeth
R12 439
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Find the cheapest one-way flights to Colombo

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to Colombo, view some of our deals below provided by Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines
Qatar Airways
Mar 16
CPT15:10Cape Town Intl
17h 25m
1 stop
CMB8:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
Mar 16
CPT8:55Cape Town Intl
16h 10m
1 stop
CMB1:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
Jan 20
CPT14:10Cape Town Intl
17h 25m
1 stop
CMB7:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Which airlines fly to Colombo?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Colombo
  • Which airlines fly to Colombo?

    For flights from South Africa to Colombo, most momondo users will book with popular airlines such as Emirates, Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways and Singapore Airlines. Depending on what airport you fly from, you may have other airlines to choose from.


Airports near Colombo

Below you will find all the airports in Colombo along with their distance from the city centre

Popular routes to Colombo

Most frequently searched flights to Colombo along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Cape Town to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time17h 35m
Cheapest priceR8 925
Port Elizabeth to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time31h 15m
Cheapest priceR17 071

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