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Cheap Flights from London to Colombo, LK, Sri Lanka - LON to CMB Last modified: 29-Jun-2016 19:16

Popular flights from London to Colombo Last modified: 29-Jun-2016 19:16

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.

Srilankan
LONCMB
Sat 01/10
nonstop
CMBLON
Sat 08/10
nonstop
£478
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Virgin Atlantic
LONCMB
Sat 01/10
1 stop
CMBLON
Sat 08/10
1 stop
£561
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SmartWings
LONCMB
Wed 19/10
2 stops
CMBLON
Wed 02/11
2 stops
£596
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Finnair
LONCMB
Fri 26/08
2 stops
CMBLON
Thu 15/09
2 stops
£617
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Finnair
LONCMB
Wed 31/08
2 stops
CMBLON
Thu 15/09
2 stops
£617
Select
Finnair
LONCMB
Tue 06/09
2 stops
CMBLON
Thu 15/09
2 stops
£617
Select
Finnair
LONCMB
Wed 07/09
2 stops
CMBLON
Mon 19/09
2 stops
£617
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Finnair
LONCMB
Sat 10/09
2 stops
CMBLON
Sun 25/09
2 stops
£617
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KLM
LONCMB
Tue 27/09
2 stops
CMBLON
Tue 04/10
2 stops
£632
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Air France
LONCMB
Fri 07/10
2 stops
CMBLON
Sun 16/10
2 stops
£642
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Air Berlin
LONCMB
Sun 11/09
2 stops
CMBLON
Mon 26/09
2 stops
£651
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Air Berlin
LONCMB
Sun 18/09
2 stops
CMBLON
Sun 25/09
2 stops
£651
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Lufthansa
LONCMB
Fri 21/10
2 stops
CMBLON
Wed 26/10
2 stops
£732
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Alitalia
LONCMB
Tue 05/07
2 stops
CMBLON
Mon 25/07
2 stops
£759
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British Airways
LONCMB
Wed 19/10
2 stops
CMBLON
Wed 02/11
2 stops
£1,156
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Austrian
LONCMB
Wed 19/10
1 stop
CMBLON
Wed 02/11
1 stop
£1,953
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Aer Lingus
LONCMB
Mon 18/07
3 stops
CMBLON
Wed 03/08
3 stops
£2,320
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Aegean
LONCMB
Thu 04/08
2 stops
CMBLON
Sat 06/08
2 stops
£2,356
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Czech
LONCMB
Thu 21/07
3 stops
CMBLON
Mon 01/08
3 stops
£2,486
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Tap Portugal
LONCMB
Tue 13/09
2 stops
CMBLON
Mon 26/09
2 stops
£2,603
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Adria
LONCMB
Mon 04/07
3 stops
CMBLON
Sat 09/07
3 stops
£2,628
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SAS
LONCMB
Thu 04/08
1 stop
CMBLON
Sat 06/08
1 stop
£5,850
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from London to Colombo (LON to CMB)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from London to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be £487.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from London to Colombo (LON to CMB)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from London 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 London to Colombo

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days £751 £928
7-14 days £720 £1,590
14-21 days £874 £704
21-30 days £793 £587
30-60 days £499 £603
60-90 days £481 £567
90+ days £478 £445

Cheapest Day To Fly from London to Colombo

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
£483 £481 £482 £482 £494 £499 £481

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from London to Colombo

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June London Colombo Srilankan 30/06/16 13/07/16 1 £1,490
July London Colombo Virgin Atlantic 27/07/16 02/08/16 1 £587
August London Colombo Srilankan 29/08/16 16/09/16 0 £483
September London Colombo Srilankan 11/09/16 26/09/16 0 £481
October London Colombo KLM 31/10/16 19/11/16 1 £447
November London Colombo Austrian 08/11/16 16/11/16 1 £445
December London Colombo KLM 01/12/16 11/12/16 2 £475
January London Colombo KLM 30/01/17 14/02/17 1 £447

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
£792
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
£792 £723
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
£723 £928
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
£928 £1,123
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
£1,123 £974
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
£974

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from London to Colombo (LON to CMB)

Your London 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 London to Colombo is £1,099.

The average price for non-stop flights from London to Colombo is £483.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from London to Colombo
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Srilankan 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:30 21:30

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from London to Colombo (LON 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 London 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 London to Colombo is £1,131.

The average price for round trip flights from London to Colombo is £1,037.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Manchester to Colombo Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic £559
Birmingham to Colombo Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic £569
Bristol to Colombo Air France, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Srilankan £578
Leeds Bradford to Colombo Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Tap Portugal, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic £698
Nottingham to Colombo Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Srilankan Check Dates
Cardiff to Colombo Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Tap Portugal, Srilankan £1,979
London to New York Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Kuwait, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, TAROM, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, City Jet £272
London to Dubai Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Eurowings, Etihad, Ryanair, flydubai, transavia.com, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Vueling, WIZZ, Monarch £300
London to Singapore Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Singapore, Tap Portugal, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Atlantic, Aigle Azur £491
London to Kochi Jet Airways, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, transavia.com, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic £395
London to Bangkok Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, airBaltic, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Bangkok, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Thai, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Mesaba £400
London to Chennai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Aer Lingus, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic £402
London to Kuala Lumpur Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, AirAsia, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Malindo, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ £453
London to Bangalore Jet Airways, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Adria, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic £402
London to Manila Cebu Pacific, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Philippine, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic £504
London to Thiruvananthapuram IndiGo, Jet Airways, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, India Express, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, SAS, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ £409
London to Mumbai Jet Airways, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ £378
London to Istanbul Germanwings, Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI Regional, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Vueling, WIZZ, TUIfly, Corendon, Sunexpress, SunExpress, Monarch £86
London to Delhi Jet Airways, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ, Monarch £398
London to Hong Kong Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Cathay, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Hong Kong, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic £434
London to Sydney Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Lufthansa, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic £618
London to Toronto Aegean, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, Porter, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, Air Transat, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, WestJet £318
London to Hyderabad Jet Airways, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic £405
London to Goa Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ £431
London to Dhaka Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Biman, Aer Lingus, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ £514
London to Melbourne Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic £624
London to Kathmandu Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Norwegian Air, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, Nepal, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ £632
London to Perth Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, NIKI, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic £602
London to Denpasar Bali Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Garuda, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic £496
London to Karachi Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Norwegian Air, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, transavia.com, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Pakistan, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ £463

Airports for Your Route

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

London to Colombo Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from London to Colombo?
Answer: The average London to Colombo flight time is 10 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between London and Colombo?
Answer: The distance from London to Colombo is 8711 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from London to Colombo?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from London to Colombo.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from London to Colombo?
Answer: Srilankan Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between London and Colombo.
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