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Flights from Chicago to Colombo, Sri Lanka Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:00 AM

Chicago to Colombo Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:00 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Colombo. China Eastern & Turkish frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Colombo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
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Mon 10/24
3 stops
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Thu 11/3
3 stops
$680
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China Eastern
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Mon 10/24
2 stops
CMBCHI
Thu 11/3
2 stops
$680
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Turkish
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Mon 10/31
2 stops
CMBCHI
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$771
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Turkish
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Tue 11/8
2 stops
CMBCHI
Thu 11/17
2 stops
$771
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Emirates
CHICMB
Mon 10/31
2 stops
CMBCHI
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$931
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Emirates
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Mon 10/31
1 stop
CMBCHI
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$931
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Emirates
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Tue 11/8
2 stops
CMBCHI
Thu 11/17
2 stops
$931
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Emirates
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
CMBCHI
Thu 11/17
1 stop
$931
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Qatar
CHICMB
Mon 11/21
1 stop
CMBCHI
Wed 11/30
1 stop
$940
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KLM
CHICMB
Mon 10/31
2 stops
CMBCHI
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$959
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Etihad
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Mon 10/31
1 stop
CMBCHI
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$964
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Etihad
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
CMBCHI
Thu 11/17
1 stop
$964
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Singapore
CHICMB
Mon 10/24
3 stops
CMBCHI
Fri 11/4
3 stops
$1,070
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Srilankan
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
CMBCHI
Thu 11/17
1 stop
$1,120
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American
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Fri 12/2
1 stop
CMBCHI
Thu 12/8
1 stop
$1,227
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American
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Fri 12/2
1 stop
CMBCHI
Fri 12/9
1 stop
$1,227
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American
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Fri 12/2
1 stop
CMBCHI
Sat 12/10
1 stop
$1,227
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American
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Fri 12/2
1 stop
CMBCHI
Sun 12/11
1 stop
$1,227
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Alitalia
CHICMB
Tue 10/25
2 stops
CMBCHI
Sun 11/6
2 stops
$1,326
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Austrian
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Mon 11/21
2 stops
CMBCHI
Wed 11/30
2 stops
$1,398
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Jet Airways
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Tue 10/25
2 stops
CMBCHI
Sun 11/6
2 stops
$1,594
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Korean
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
CMBCHI
Thu 11/17
1 stop
$1,840
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Malaysia
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Sun 10/2
2 stops
CMBCHI
Sat 10/8
2 stops
$1,989
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Malaysia
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Thu 10/13
2 stops
CMBCHI
Mon 10/17
2 stops
$1,989
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Malaysia
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Sun 10/16
2 stops
CMBCHI
Wed 10/19
2 stops
$1,989
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Malaysia
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Sun 10/16
2 stops
CMBCHI
Sat 10/29
2 stops
$1,989
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Malaysia
CHICMB
Sun 11/6
2 stops
CMBCHI
Sat 11/12
2 stops
$1,989
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Air India
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Sat 1/7
2 stops
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Tue 1/17
2 stops
$2,170
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Air Berlin
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Mon 10/24
2 stops
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Thu 11/3
2 stops
$2,213
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Air Berlin
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Mon 11/21
2 stops
CMBCHI
Thu 12/1
2 stops
$2,213
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Air Berlin
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Sun 11/27
2 stops
CMBCHI
Thu 12/8
2 stops
$2,213
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JAL
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Sat 12/31
2 stops
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Sun 1/15
2 stops
$4,415
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JAL
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Sat 12/31
3 stops
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Sun 1/15
3 stops
$4,415
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Colombo?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $776.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago 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 Chicago 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 Chicago to Colombo?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $1,015
7-14 days $0 $933
14-21 days $0 $933
21-30 days $0 $680
30-60 days $0 $710
60-90 days $0 $718
90+ days $0 $773

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Colombo

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Colombo is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$680 $771 $773 $967 $746 $718 $773

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago 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 Chicago to Colombo flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Chicago Colombo China Eastern 10/24/16 11/3/16 2 $680
November Chicago Colombo China Eastern 11/21/16 12/1/16 2 $710
December Chicago Colombo China Eastern 12/3/16 12/8/16 2 $718
January Chicago Colombo Turkish 1/17/17 1/24/17 2 $773
February Chicago Colombo Turkish 2/28/17 3/7/17 2 $773
March Chicago Colombo Turkish 3/20/17 4/3/17 2 $773
April Chicago Colombo Turkish 4/22/17 5/1/17 2 $773
May Chicago Colombo Turkish 5/6/17 5/16/17 2 $773

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Colombo

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,117
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$1,117 $1,117
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$1,117

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago 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 Chicago to Colombo is $1,890.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago 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 Chicago 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 Chicago to Colombo is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Colombo is $1,890.

Chicago 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 Chicago to Colombo?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Chicago flying to Colombo Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:00 AMNumber of routes searched: 17Number of itineraries searched: 12,666

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Colombo? We've gathered the average price of Chicago 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.

Chicago to Colombo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Qatar DOH
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
Turkish IST / MLE
Turkish IST
Emirates DXB / MLE
China Eastern PVG
Austrian VIE
Cathay HKG
Air India DEL
Korean ICN
Austrian LHR / VIE
China Eastern PVG / KMG
JAL NRT
KLM AMS
Air India DEL / MAA

Chicago to Colombo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago 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 Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $99
Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $110
Flights from Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Chicago to Denver American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $80
Flights from Chicago to Seattle American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from Chicago to Phoenix American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to Miami American, Delta, Frontier, United $77
Flights from Chicago to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit, United $80

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to Chennai Jet Airways, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan $821
Flights from Chicago to Bangalore Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Lufthansa, Malaysia, All Nippon, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Srilankan $822
Flights from Chicago to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, Pakistan, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $712
Flights from Chicago to Hyderabad Jet Airways, American, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Qatar $783
Flights from Chicago to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Qatar, Turkish, United $651
Flights from Chicago to Kochi Jet Airways, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Qatar, Singapore, Srilankan $820
Flights from Chicago to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Qatar, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $506
Flights from Chicago to Thiruvananthapuram Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, Qatar, Singapore, Srilankan $908
Flights from Chicago to Bangkok Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan $482
Flights from Chicago to Manila Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $516
Flights from Chicago to Ahmedabad Jet Airways, Air France, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish $811
Flights from Chicago to Beijing American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, United $466
Flights from Chicago to Paris American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United $416
Flights from Chicago to Kolkata Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air India, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, China Eastern, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan $505
Flights from Chicago to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $474
Flights from Chicago to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $528
Flights from Chicago to Karachi American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Pakistan, Qatar, Turkish, Srilankan $649

Cheap International Flights to Colombo - CMB

Cheap Flights from Chicago to Colombo