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Cape Town to Colombo Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:10 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27 007 995 372 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Colombo. Emirates & Qatar frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to Colombo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Emirates
CPTCMB
Wed 02/15
1 stop
CMBCPT
Wed 02/22
1 stop
R7 779
Qatar
CPTCMB
Wed 02/15
1 stop
CMBCPT
Wed 02/22
1 stop
R10 747
KLM
CPTCMB
Sun 12/25
3 stops
CMBCPT
Sun 01/08
3 stops
R41 016

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Colombo? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R12 660.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Colombo?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to Colombo based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cape Town to Colombo? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cape Town to Colombo.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R0 R9 903
7-14 days R0 R0
14-21 days R0 R0
21-30 days R0 R17 414
30-60 days R0 R15 515
60-90 days R0 R7 779
90+ days R0 R7 933

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Colombo Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 27 015 131 706 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to Colombo is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R9 903 R7 779 R15 515 R17 414

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Colombo by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cape Town to Colombo flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2016/12/05 2016/12/18 3 R9 903
January Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/01/06 2017/01/20 2 R15 515
February Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/02/15 2017/02/22 2 R7 779
March Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/03/25 2017/04/01 2 R7 933
April Cape Town Colombo Qatar 2017/04/21 2017/04/30 2 R9 664
July Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/07/17 2017/07/31 2 R9 579

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Colombo Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cape Town to Colombo. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
R12 934
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
R12 934

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Colombo Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cape Town to Colombo is R14 165.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to Colombo is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to Colombo Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cape Town to Colombo. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cape Town to Colombo is R5 542.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Colombo is R10 057.

Cape Town to Colombo Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to Colombo?
Answer: Dubai, AE

Airlines in Cape Town flying to Colombo Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:10 -05:00Number of routes searched: 8Number of itineraries searched: 1 872

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to Colombo? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to Colombo. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cape Town to Colombo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Emirates DXB
KLM AMS
Qatar DOH
Singapore SIN
Turkish IST
Emirates DXB / MLE
Singapore JNB / SIN
Turkish IST / MLE

Cape Town to Colombo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and Colombo. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Cape Town - CPT Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:10 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Colombo