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About Flights to Sri Lanka

Summary info about Sri Lanka flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R6 432

Best Return Price

R11 317

Fastest flight time

15h 35m

Operated By

6 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Sri Lanka from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R6 432 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl).
The best return flight price to Sri Lanka from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R11 317 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl).
The fastest flight to Sri Lanka from South Africa takes 15h 35m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl).
There are 6 airlines operating flights to Sri Lanka, including Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways.

Cheapest flights to cities in Sri Lanka

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Useful information for your flight to Sri Lanka

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Sri Lanka

The best prices found on momondo for flights to Sri Lanka are:
R3 719 per person with SriLankan Airlines
R3 842 per person with Air Arabia
R5 437 per person with Qatar Airways

The average flight duration from South Africa to Sri Lanka depends on which airport you fly into and out of. Flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl is 15h 05m on average, while flying from Cape Town Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl is 17h 10m on average. Colombo Bandaranaike Intl is the most popular airport in Sri Lanka.

You can expect to spend an average of R14 684 for a flight to Sri Lanka. However, our users found flights to Sri Lanka for R14 139, which is the cheapest price we’ve seen in the past week. R20 940 per ticket tends to be the most expensive a flight to Sri Lanka will get, whereas anything for R14 684 or less is considered a good deal.

Popular cities and sights

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Recent flights found to popular cities in Sri Lanka

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Cheapest flight routes to Sri Lanka

These routes have the cheapest flights to Sri Lanka found by momondo users in South Africa
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
JohannesburgColombo15h 05mR9 689
Cape TownColombo17h 10mR16 919
Port ElizabethColombo39h 05mR18 058

Popular routes landing in Sri Lanka

Compare flights to and from the nearest airports to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Johannesburg to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time15h 05m
Cheapest priceR9 689
Cape Town to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time17h 10m
Cheapest priceR16 919
Port Elizabeth to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time39h 05m
Cheapest priceR18 058

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