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Cheap Flights from Chennai to Colombo, LK, Sri Lanka - MAA to CMB Last modified: 31-Aug-2016 1:27 AM

Popular flights from Chennai to Colombo Last modified: 31-Aug-2016 1:27 AM

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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Wed 05/10
nonstop
CMBMAA
Mon 10/10
nonstop
Rs. 9,065
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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Sun 09/10
nonstop
CMBMAA
Fri 14/10
nonstop
Rs. 9,065
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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Sun 23/10
nonstop
CMBMAA
Mon 31/10
nonstop
Rs. 9,065
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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Wed 26/10
nonstop
CMBMAA
Mon 31/10
nonstop
Rs. 9,065
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Air India
MAACMB
Wed 21/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Wed 28/09
nonstop
Rs. 10,005
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Air India
MAACMB
Thu 22/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Thu 29/09
nonstop
Rs. 10,005
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Air India
MAACMB
Mon 26/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Thu 29/09
nonstop
Rs. 10,005
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Air India
MAACMB
Wed 05/10
nonstop
CMBMAA
Wed 12/10
nonstop
Rs. 10,005
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Air India
MAACMB
Fri 07/10
nonstop
CMBMAA
Wed 12/10
nonstop
Rs. 10,005
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Srilankan
MAACMB
Thu 22/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Fri 30/09
nonstop
Rs. 11,281
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Srilankan
MAACMB
Thu 22/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Mon 26/09
nonstop
Rs. 11,281
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Srilankan
MAACMB
Thu 22/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Thu 29/09
nonstop
Rs. 11,281
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Srilankan
MAACMB
Sun 25/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Fri 30/09
nonstop
Rs. 11,281
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Srilankan
MAACMB
Mon 26/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Fri 30/09
nonstop
Rs. 11,281
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SpiceJet
MAACMB
Fri 30/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Mon 03/10
nonstop
Rs. 12,959
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SpiceJet
MAACMB
Fri 30/09
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sun 02/10
nonstop
Rs. 12,959
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Jet Airways
MAACMB
Sun 02/10
1 stop
CMBMAA
Thu 13/10
1 stop
Rs. 27,866
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flydubai
MAACMB
Fri 30/09
1 stop
CMBMAA
Sun 02/10
1 stop
Rs. 31,089
Select
Qatar
MAACMB
Fri 04/11
1 stop
CMBMAA
Thu 10/11
1 stop
Rs. 60,498
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Qatar
MAACMB
Sat 05/11
1 stop
CMBMAA
Thu 10/11
1 stop
Rs. 60,498
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Oman Air
MAACMB
Tue 25/10
1 stop
CMBMAA
Thu 27/10
1 stop
Rs. 66,541
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Singapore
MAACMB
Sat 29/10
1 stop
CMBMAA
Wed 02/11
1 stop
Rs. 68,824
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Emirates
MAACMB
Thu 06/10
2 stops
CMBMAA
Sat 08/10
2 stops
Rs. 70,637
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Malaysia
MAACMB
Tue 06/09
2 stops
CMBMAA
Mon 12/09
2 stops
Rs. 71,510
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Malaysia
MAACMB
Thu 22/09
2 stops
CMBMAA
Mon 26/09
2 stops
Rs. 71,510
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Malaysia
MAACMB
Thu 22/09
2 stops
CMBMAA
Thu 29/09
2 stops
Rs. 71,510
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Malaysia
MAACMB
Thu 29/09
2 stops
CMBMAA
Sun 02/10
2 stops
Rs. 71,510
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Malaysia
MAACMB
Fri 30/09
2 stops
CMBMAA
Mon 03/10
2 stops
Rs. 71,510
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Etihad
MAACMB
Mon 24/10
1 stop
CMBMAA
Wed 26/10
1 stop
Rs. 82,387
Select
Thai
MAACMB
Wed 07/09
1 stop
CMBMAA
Thu 08/09
1 stop
Rs. 82,656
Select
Cathay
MAACMB
Mon 03/10
1 stop
CMBMAA
Sun 09/10
1 stop
Rs. 225,137
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chennai to Colombo (MAA to CMB)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chennai to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be Rs. 9,334.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chennai to Colombo (MAA to CMB)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chennai to Colombo based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chennai to Colombo

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chennai to Colombo should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days Rs. 14,034 Rs. 25,046
7-14 days Rs. 11,079 Rs. 22,830
14-21 days Rs. 10,005 Rs. 21,755
21-30 days Rs. 9,199 Rs. 13,564
30-60 days Rs. 9,065 Rs. 13,564
60-90 days Rs. 9,132 Rs. 22,158
90+ days Rs. 10,139 Rs. 15,847

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chennai to Colombo

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chennai to Colombo.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Rs. 9,199 Rs. 10,072 Rs. 9,065 Rs. 9,199 Rs. 9,199 Rs. 9,199 Rs. 9,065

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chennai to Colombo

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Chennai to Colombo.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Chennai Colombo Srilankan 31/08/16 07/09/16 0 Rs. 14,705
September Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 30/09/16 03/10/16 0 Rs. 9,199
October Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 05/10/16 10/10/16 0 Rs. 9,065
November Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 05/11/16 10/11/16 0 Rs. 10,139
December Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 01/12/16 12/12/16 0 Rs. 10,139
January Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 09/01/17 15/01/17 0 Rs. 10,475
February Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 19/02/17 26/02/17 0 Rs. 10,139
March Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 17/03/17 03/04/17 0 Rs. 10,139

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chennai to Colombo

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chennai to Colombo.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
Rs. 15,108
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rs. 15,108 Rs. 12,422
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Rs. 12,422 Rs. 10,542
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
Rs. 10,542 Rs. 11,079
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
Rs. 11,079 Rs. 9,199
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Rs. 9,199

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chennai to Colombo (MAA to CMB)

Your Chennai to Colombo flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Chennai to Colombo is Rs. 67,884.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chennai to Colombo is Rs. 11,012.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chennai to Colombo.

Nonstop Flight Details from Chennai to Colombo
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air India 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 05:50 05:50
Mihin Lanka 1 0 1 1 1 1 2 02:05 11:00
SpiceJet 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 00:05 00:05
Srilankan 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 03:25 21:15

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Bangalore to Colombo Jet Airways, Air India, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Air Arabia, Dragonair, Kuwait, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Qatar, SpiceJet, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Srilankan, Oman Air Rs. 12,422
Tiruchirappalli to Colombo Jet Airways, Mihin Lanka, Malindo, Srilankan Rs. 12,758
Tirupati to Colombo Air India Rs. 33,237
Bangalore to Bangkok IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, AirAsia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Thai AirAsia, JAL, Dragonair, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Bangkok, Qatar, SpiceJet, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Oman Air Rs. 13,362
Bangalore to Thiruvananthapuram IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, KLM*, Srilankan Rs. 4,432
Chennai to Thiruvananthapuram IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SpiceJet, Srilankan Rs. 4,969
Chennai to Bangkok IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, AirAsia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Thai AirAsia, flydubai, Garuda, Gulf Air, JAL, Lufthansa, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Bangkok, Qatar, SpiceJet, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Air Austral, Vietnam, Oman Air Rs. 11,415
Chennai to Madurai Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, Srilankan Rs. 4,365
Bangalore to Chennai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Costa, SpiceJet Rs. 2,888
Bangalore to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs. 4,298
Bangalore to Kochi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Mali, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan Rs. 5,574
Chennai to Bangalore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet Rs. 2,888
Chennai to Kochi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan Rs. 4,298
Chennai to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan Rs. 4,768
Chennai to Coimbatore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet Rs. 4,298
Bangalore to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, GoAir, Air Mali, Qatar, SpiceJet, Thai, KLM*, Srilankan, Oman Air Rs. 6,044
Chennai to Singapore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, AirAsia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Thai AirAsia, Lufthansa, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic, Oman Air Rs. 13,228
Chennai to Tiruchirappalli Jet Airways, India Express, Srilankan Rs. 5,708
Bangalore to Singapore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, AirAsia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Thai AirAsia, JAL, Dragonair, Lufthansa, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Tigerair, Srilankan, Oman Air Rs. 15,780
Bangalore to Madurai Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, Srilankan Rs. 7,319
Chennai to Kuala Lumpur Jet Airways, Air India, AirAsia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Thai AirAsia, Garuda, India Express, JAL, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Srilankan Rs. 12,087
Bangalore to Male Jet Airways, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Dragonair, Lufthansa, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Srilankan Rs. 14,034
Bangalore to Coimbatore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Costa, SpiceJet Rs. 6,446
Chennai to Male Jet Airways, Air India, AirAsia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Lufthansa, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Srilankan Rs. 12,825
Chennai to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, GoAir, Qatar, SpiceJet, Thai, KLM*, Srilankan, Oman Air Rs. 7,319
Bangalore to Kuala Lumpur Jet Airways, Air France, Air India, AirAsia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Thai AirAsia, Dragonair, Malaysia, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Srilankan Rs. 17,727
Bangalore to Dubai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, flydubai, JAL, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Air Mauritius, Qatar, South African, SpiceJet, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Srilankan, Oman Air Rs. 18,734
Bangalore to London Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Hahn, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic, Oman Air Rs. 33,506
Chennai to Dubai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, Gulf Air, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Air Mauritius, Qatar, SpiceJet, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic, Oman Air Rs. 16,317
Chennai to London Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, Gulf Air, Hahn, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic, Oman Air Rs. 34,916

Airlines Flying from Chennai to Colombo (MAA to CMB) Number of flights searched: 62Last modified: 31-Aug-2016 1:27 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chennai to Colombo with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chennai to Colombo.

Chennai to Colombo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jet Airways BOM X X X X X X X
Air India - X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB / MLE X X X X X X X
flydubai DXB X X X
Mihin Lanka - X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X
Srilankan - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chennai and Colombo, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Chennai to Colombo Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chennai to Colombo?
Answer: The average Chennai to Colombo flight time is an hour and 28 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Chennai and Colombo?
Answer: The distance from Chennai to Colombo is 646 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chennai to Colombo?
Answer: There are 42 direct flights from Chennai to Colombo.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chennai to Colombo?
Answer: Srilankan Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Chennai and Colombo.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chennai to Colombo?
Answer: Dubai, AE
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