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Flights from Cape Town to Colombo, Sri Lanka Last modified: 29 Sep 2016 1:05 AM

Cape Town to Colombo Last modified: 29 Sep 2016 1:05 AM

We've scanned 25 716 102 982 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
Mon 10/24
1 stop
CMBCPT
Sun 10/30
1 stop
R9 221
Select
Emirates
CPTCMB
Mon 10/24
2 stops
CMBCPT
Sun 10/30
2 stops
R9 221
Select
Emirates
CPTCMB
Wed 11/09
1 stop
CMBCPT
Mon 11/14
1 stop
R9 221
Select
Emirates
CPTCMB
Wed 01/25
1 stop
CMBCPT
Mon 02/06
1 stop
R9 221
Select
Emirates
CPTCMB
Wed 01/25
2 stops
CMBCPT
Mon 02/06
2 stops
R9 221
Select
Qatar
CPTCMB
Wed 11/09
1 stop
CMBCPT
Mon 11/14
1 stop
R10 177
Select
Singapore
CPTCMB
Wed 11/09
2 stops
CMBCPT
Mon 11/14
2 stops
R13 852
Select
Singapore
CPTCMB
Wed 01/25
2 stops
CMBCPT
Mon 02/06
2 stops
R13 852
Select
KLM
CPTCMB
Wed 12/28
2 stops
CMBCPT
Wed 01/11
2 stops
R36 802
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Colombo?

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 R10 204.

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?

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 R0
7-14 days R0 R0
14-21 days R0 R0
21-30 days R0 R9 221
30-60 days R0 R9 221
60-90 days R0 R9 248
90+ days R0 R9 221

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Colombo

We've examined 25 724 431 429 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 Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R9 221 R9 248 R9 221 R9 261 R12 654 R9 625 R12 182

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Colombo by Month

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
October Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2016/10/24 2016/10/30 2 R9 221
November Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2016/11/09 2016/11/14 1 R9 221
December Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2016/12/27 2017/01/02 2 R9 248
January Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/01/25 2017/02/06 1 R9 221
February Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/02/14 2017/02/27 1 R9 221
March Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/03/12 2017/03/26 2 R9 329
April Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/04/26 2017/05/10 1 R9 329
July Cape Town Colombo Emirates 2017/07/17 2017/07/31 1 R9 248

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Colombo

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
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R11 065
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R11 065

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Colombo

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 R19 384.

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

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Colombo is R19 384.

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: 29 Sep 2016 1:05 AMNumber of routes searched: 10Number of itineraries searched: 1 305

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
Qatar DOH
Emirates DXB / MLE
Singapore SIN
Singapore JNB / SIN
Turkish IST
KLM AMS
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

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R1 508

Cheap International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cape Town to London Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Air Mauritius, Thomas Cook, Qatar, Turkish, Tap Portugal R7 350
Flights from Cape Town to Bangkok Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R6 960
Flights from Cape Town to Mumbai Emirates, Ethiopian, Air Seychelles, Qatar R6 004
Flights from Cape Town to Thiruvananthapuram Emirates, Qatar R10 433
Flights from Cape Town to Kochi Emirates, Qatar R14 848
Flights from Cape Town to Chennai Emirates, Lufthansa, Air Mauritius, Qatar, South African R8 548
Flights from Cape Town to Dubai Emirates, Ethiopian, Air Mauritius, Qatar, South African R6 758
Flights from Cape Town to Bangalore Emirates, Qatar, South African R8 548
Flights from Cape Town to Singapore Emirates, Ethiopian, Qatar, South African, Singapore R9 638
Flights from Cape Town to Kuala Lumpur Emirates, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R8 885
Flights from Cape Town to Male Emirates, Swiss, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R10 217
Flights from Cape Town to Delhi Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R9 033
Flights from Cape Town to Phuket Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Qatar, Singapore R8 494
Flights from Cape Town to Hyderabad Emirates, Qatar R9 194
Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R6 273
Flights from Cape Town to Hong Kong Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Turkish R6 933
Flights from Cape Town to Paris Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Turkish R6 381
Flights from Cape Town to New York Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish R11 806
Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Turkish R7 189
Flights from Cape Town to Jakarta Emirates, Kenya, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R9 760
Flights from Cape Town to Beijing Air France, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish R7 256
Flights from Cape Town to Denpasar Bali Emirates, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore R9 477
Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai Air France, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R7 915
Flights from Cape Town to Ho Chi Minh City Emirates, Qatar, Singapore R8 454
Flights from Cape Town to Frankfurt Air France, British Airways, Condor, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Air Namibia, Turkish R6 812
Flights from Cape Town to Dhaka Emirates, Qatar, Turkish R12 734
Flights from Cape Town to Kathmandu Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R15 373
Flights from Cape Town to Guangzhou Air France, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Kenya, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R8 588
Flights from Cape Town to Ahmedabad Emirates, Qatar R7 337
Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Colombo