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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Colombo, LK, Sri Lanka - MEL to CMB Last modified: 30/05/2016 1:26 PM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Colombo Last modified: 30/05/2016 1:26 PM

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.

Jetstar Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
23/08/2016 07/09/2016 $777
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
06/06/2016 13/06/2016 $1,011
Srilankan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
11/07/2016 21/07/2016 $1,012
13/07/2016 28/07/2016 $1,012
03/08/2016 10/08/2016 $1,012
06/08/2016 15/08/2016 $1,012
07/09/2016 14/09/2016 $1,012
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
21/08/2016 30/08/2016 $1,188
23/08/2016 07/09/2016 $1,188

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Melbourne to Colombo (MEL to CMB)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $980.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Melbourne to Colombo (MEL to CMB)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Melbourne 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.

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Colombo

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,011 $777 $1,012 $1,001 $1,015 $1,012 $1,026

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Colombo

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Melbourne Colombo Jetstar 30/06/16 17/07/16 1 $1,001
July Melbourne Colombo Srilankan 11/07/16 21/07/16 1 $1,012
August Melbourne Colombo Jetstar 23/08/16 7/09/16 1 $777
September Melbourne Colombo Jetstar 5/09/16 23/09/16 1 $805
October Melbourne Colombo Jetstar 20/10/16 31/10/16 1 $808
November Melbourne Colombo Jetstar 29/11/16 6/12/16 1 $938
December Melbourne Colombo Jetstar 31/12/16 11/01/17 1 $1,335
January Melbourne Colombo Srilankan 20/01/17 9/02/17 1 $1,069

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Melbourne to Colombo (MEL 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 Melbourne 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 Melbourne to Colombo is $748.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Colombo is $1,119.

Melbourne 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 Melbourne to Colombo?
Answer: Singapore, SG

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Colombo (MEL to CMB) Number of flights searched: 240Last modified: 30/05/2016 1:26 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Melbourne 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 Melbourne to Colombo.

Melbourne to Colombo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air India DEL X X X
Air India DEL / MAA X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
Emirates SIN X X X X X X X
Etihad AUH X X X X X X X
Malaysia KUL X X X X X X X
China Eastern PVG X X X
China Eastern PVG / KMG X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Singapore SIN X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Melbourne and Colombo, 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 Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,533
Melbourne to Bangkok Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $457
Melbourne to Chennai Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $934
Melbourne to Bangalore Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $945
Melbourne to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,011
Melbourne to Kochi Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $749
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $648
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, AirAsia X, Emirates, Jetstar, Malaysia, Malindo, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $341
Melbourne to Thiruvananthapuram Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,115
Melbourne to Delhi Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $874
Melbourne to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Emirates, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $398
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $667
Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $614
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $648
Melbourne to Dubai Emirates, flydubai, Jetstar, Qantas $1,320
Melbourne to Hyderabad Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $798
Melbourne to Male Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,439
Melbourne to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, Jetstar, Dragonair, Qantas, Virgin Australia $674
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,573
Melbourne to Coimbatore Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $973
Melbourne to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,364
Melbourne to Istanbul Jetstar, Atlasjet, Qantas, Turkish, Virgin Australia $1,631
Melbourne to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $661
Melbourne to Seoul Jetstar, Korean, Asiana, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Eastar Jet $828
Melbourne to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $766
Melbourne to Madurai Jet Airways, Air India, Qantas Check Dates
Melbourne to Phuket Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $489
Melbourne to Goa Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas $1,061
Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh City Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $412
Melbourne to Kozhikode Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,572
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Colombo, LK, Sri Lanka, from $558 Round trip from MEL to CMB