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Cheap Flights from Chennai to Colombo, LK, Sri Lanka - MAA to CMB Last modified: 28 Jul, 2016 1:59 AM

Popular flights from Chennai to Colombo Last modified: 28 Jul, 2016 1:59 AM

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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Mon 22/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Fri 26/8
nonstop
Rs.9,152
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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Sun 4/9
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sat 10/9
nonstop
Rs.9,152
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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Tue 6/9
nonstop
CMBMAA
Fri 9/9
nonstop
Rs.9,152
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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Mon 12/9
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sun 18/9
nonstop
Rs.9,152
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Mihin Lanka
MAACMB
Tue 13/9
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sat 17/9
nonstop
Rs.9,152
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SpiceJet
MAACMB
Mon 19/9
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sat 24/9
nonstop
Rs.9,287
Select
Air India
MAACMB
Sun 21/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sun 28/8
nonstop
Rs.11,104
Select
Air India
MAACMB
Sun 21/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Fri 26/8
nonstop
Rs.11,104
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Air India
MAACMB
Sat 27/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Wed 31/8
nonstop
Rs.11,104
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Air India
MAACMB
Sun 28/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Fri 2/9
nonstop
Rs.11,104
Select
Air India
MAACMB
Sun 28/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Wed 31/8
nonstop
Rs.11,104
Select
Srilankan
MAACMB
Fri 29/7
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sat 6/8
nonstop
Rs.11,238
Select
Srilankan
MAACMB
Tue 9/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sun 14/8
nonstop
Rs.11,238
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Srilankan
MAACMB
Wed 10/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Thu 11/8
nonstop
Rs.11,238
Select
Srilankan
MAACMB
Sun 14/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sun 21/8
nonstop
Rs.11,238
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Srilankan
MAACMB
Thu 18/8
nonstop
CMBMAA
Tue 23/8
nonstop
Rs.11,238
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Jet Airways
MAACMB
Wed 31/8
2 stops
CMBMAA
Tue 20/9
2 stops
Rs.25,235
Select
Jet Airways
MAACMB
Thu 1/9
2 stops
CMBMAA
Mon 5/9
2 stops
Rs.25,235
Select
Jet Airways
MAACMB
Thu 13/10
2 stops
CMBMAA
Mon 17/10
2 stops
Rs.25,235
Select
Jet Airways
MAACMB
Mon 24/10
2 stops
CMBMAA
Tue 1/11
2 stops
Rs.25,235
Select
Jet Airways
MAACMB
Thu 24/11
2 stops
CMBMAA
Mon 28/11
2 stops
Rs.25,235
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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.9,623.

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.10,902 Rs.29,541
7-14 days Rs.11,238 Rs.26,917
14-21 days Rs.11,171 Rs.26,917
21-30 days Rs.9,152 Rs.22,476
30-60 days Rs.9,152 Rs.13,190
60-90 days Rs.9,152 Rs.24,091
90+ days Rs.9,152 Rs.15,141

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.9,152 Rs.9,152 Rs.11,104 Rs.9,152 Rs.9,152 Rs.10,498 Rs.9,152

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
July Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 30/7/16 2/8/16 0 Rs.10,902
August Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 22/8/16 26/8/16 0 Rs.9,152
September Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 4/9/16 10/9/16 0 Rs.9,152
October Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 2/10/16 7/10/16 0 Rs.9,152
November Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 7/11/16 13/11/16 0 Rs.10,094
December Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 1/12/16 8/12/16 0 Rs.10,094
January Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 13/1/17 19/1/17 0 Rs.10,431
February Chennai Colombo Mihin Lanka 9/2/17 14/2/17 0 Rs.10,094

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
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
Rs.12,046
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Rs.12,046 Rs.11,507
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Rs.11,507 Rs.11,238
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
Rs.11,238 Rs.10,296
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
Rs.10,296 Rs.11,238
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rs.11,238

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.26,917.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chennai to Colombo is Rs.10,161.

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 1 0 1 1 1 1 11:00 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

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chennai to Colombo (MAA to CMB)

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 Chennai 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 Chennai to Colombo is Rs.9,287.

The average price for round trip flights from Chennai to Colombo is Rs.13,190.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Bangalore to Colombo IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan Rs.12,651
Tiruchirappalli to Colombo Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan Rs.12,719
Tirupati to Colombo Jet Airways, Air India, Srilankan Rs.19,246
Bangalore to Bangkok IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Thai AirAsia, India Express, Bangkok, SpiceJet, Thai Rs.12,651
Bangalore to Thiruvananthapuram IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Mali, India Express, KLM* Rs.3,230
Chennai to Thiruvananthapuram IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Mali, India Express, SpiceJet Rs.4,980
Chennai to Bangkok IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Thai AirAsia, India Express, Bangkok, SpiceJet, Thai Rs.10,902
Chennai to Madurai Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs.3,634
Bangalore to Chennai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Costa, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs.2,692
Bangalore to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Mali, Air Costa, JetLite, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs.3,971
Bangalore to Kochi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Mali, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs.5,518
Chennai to Bangalore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Mali, SpiceJet Rs.2,692
Chennai to Kochi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Mali, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs.4,644
Chennai to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs.4,576
Chennai to Coimbatore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet Rs.3,702
Bangalore to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Mali, Air Costa, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs.5,047
Chennai to Singapore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SilkAir, SpiceJet, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot Rs.13,795
Chennai to Tiruchirappalli IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express Rs.4,913
Bangalore to Singapore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SilkAir, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, KLM* Rs.16,621
Bangalore to Madurai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet Rs.4,845
Chennai to Kuala Lumpur IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, AirAsia, India Express, Malaysia, Malindo Rs.11,575
Bangalore to Male IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet Rs.16,218
Bangalore to Coimbatore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Costa, SpiceJet Rs.4,576
Chennai to Male IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet Rs.15,276
Chennai to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Mali, SpiceJet, KLM* Rs.6,460
Bangalore to Kuala Lumpur IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, AirAsia, India Express, Malaysia, Malindo Rs.14,872
Bangalore to Dubai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, India Express, SpiceJet Rs.19,784
Bangalore to London Jet Airways, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, transavia.com, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, SAS, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ Rs.35,463
Chennai to Dubai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, India Express, SpiceJet Rs.17,294
Chennai to London Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, SAS, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Virgin Atlantic Rs.35,127

Airlines Flying from Chennai to Colombo (MAA to CMB) Number of flights searched: 62Last modified: 28 Jul, 2016 1:59 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 41 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 51% 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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