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Cheap Flights from Colombo to Shanghai, CN, China - CMB to SHA Last modified: Jul 23, 2016 1:00 AM

Popular flights from Colombo to Shanghai Last modified: Jul 23, 2016 1:00 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

China Eastern
CMBSHA
Sat 9/10
2 stops
SHACMB
Wed 9/14
2 stops
LKR57,879
Select
Srilankan
CMBSHA
Wed 10/26
nonstop
SHACMB
Sat 10/29
nonstop
LKR62,286
Select
Air China
CMBSHA
Thu 9/1
1 stop
SHACMB
Wed 9/7
1 stop
LKR85,056
Select
China Southern
CMBSHA
Wed 11/9
2 stops
SHACMB
Wed 11/16
2 stops
LKR100,774
Select
Shanghai
CMBSHA
Wed 11/9
1 stop
SHACMB
Wed 11/16
1 stop
LKR138,821
Select
Mihin Lanka
CMBSHA
Thu 9/8
1 stop
SHACMB
Tue 9/27
1 stop
LKR180,247
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Colombo to Shanghai (CMB to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Colombo to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be LKR74,038.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Colombo to Shanghai (CMB to SHA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Colombo to Shanghai 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.

Cheapest Day To Fly from Colombo to Shanghai

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
LKR64,196 LKR86,084 LKR82,264 LKR69,043 LKR73,010 LKR57,879 LKR85,349

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Colombo to Shanghai

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Colombo Shanghai Srilankan 7/24/16 7/27/16 2 LKR106,062
August Colombo Shanghai Srilankan 8/28/16 9/4/16 1 LKR85,349
September Colombo Shanghai China Eastern 9/10/16 9/14/16 2 LKR57,879
October Colombo Shanghai Srilankan 10/26/16 10/29/16 0 LKR62,286
November Colombo Shanghai Srilankan 11/9/16 11/16/16 1 LKR85,056
December Colombo Shanghai Srilankan 12/19/16 1/6/17 0 LKR78,004
January Colombo Shanghai Srilankan 1/18/17 2/7/17 0 LKR68,015
February Colombo Shanghai Srilankan 2/3/17 2/5/17 1 LKR97,101

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Colombo to Shanghai (CMB to SHA)

Your Colombo to Shanghai 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 Colombo to Shanghai is LKR87,553.

The average price for non-stop flights from Colombo to Shanghai is LKR146,166.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Colombo to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
China Eastern 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 20:20 20:20
Srilankan 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 14:10 14:10

Colombo to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Colombo to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Colombo to Shanghai flight time is 7 hours and 7 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Colombo and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Colombo to Shanghai is 5095 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Colombo to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Colombo to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Colombo to Shanghai?
Answer: Srilankan Airlines provides 57% of the non-stop flights between Colombo and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Colombo to Shanghai?
Answer: Chengdu, CN

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap International Flights from Colombo - CMB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Colombo to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Srilankan LKR68,015
Colombo to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Srilankan, Xinhua Check Dates
Colombo to Hong Kong Cathay, Dragonair, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR57,585
Colombo to Bangkok Cathay, Thai AirAsia, Mihin Lanka, Bangkok, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba LKR38,048
Colombo to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Mihin Lanka, China Eastern, Srilankan LKR56,998
Colombo to Seoul Korean, Asiana, Srilankan, Eastar Jet LKR88,581
Colombo to Tokyo Jetstar Japan, JAL, Vanilla, All Nippon, Srilankan LKR62,139
Colombo to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, Mihin Lanka, China Eastern, Shandong, Srilankan LKR59,201
Colombo to Taipei EVA Air, China Airlines, Srilankan LKR73,744
Colombo to Singapore Cathay, Emirates, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Srilankan LKR37,460
Colombo to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Malindo, Srilankan LKR17,628
Colombo to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, NIKI, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Mihin Lanka, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ, Monarch LKR78,592
Colombo to Manila Cebu Pacific, Philippine, Srilankan, AirAsia Zest LKR68,015
Colombo to Fukuoka JAL, All Nippon, Srilankan LKR93,576
Colombo to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Mali, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR45,833
Colombo to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Srilankan, Xinhua LKR122,956
Colombo to Xiamen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Srilankan LKR105,915
Colombo to Busan Korean, Mihin Lanka, Asiana, Srilankan LKR155,861
Colombo to Jakarta Garuda, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR34,228
Colombo to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, Mihin Lanka, China Eastern, Srilankan, Shenzhen LKR138,527
Colombo to Osaka JAL, Mihin Lanka, Peach, All Nippon, Srilankan LKR72,422
Colombo to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR43,924
Colombo to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR32,172
Colombo to Okinawa JAL, All Nippon, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Hanoi Srilankan, Vietnam LKR56,410
Colombo to Nagoya JAL, All Nippon, Srilankan LKR72,569
Colombo to Kunming Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Mihin Lanka, China Eastern, Shandong, Srilankan LKR49,946
Colombo to Ho Chi Minh City Srilankan, Vietnam LKR40,545
Colombo to Chennai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR23,064
Cheap Flights from Colombo to Shanghai, CN, China, from LKR57,879 Round trip from CMB to SHA