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Flights from Riyadh to Colombo, Sri Lanka Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:19 AM

Riyadh to Colombo Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:19 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Riyadh to Colombo. Saudi Arabian & Qatar frequently offer the best deals on Riyadh to Colombo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Etihad
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Srilankan
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Air India
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How Much is a Flight from Riyadh to Colombo?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Riyadh to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be SAR878.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days SAR1,302 SAR754
7-14 days SAR1,302 SAR754
14-21 days SAR1,302 SAR803
21-30 days SAR1,302 SAR803
30-60 days SAR1,257 SAR754
60-90 days SAR1,302 SAR754
90+ days SAR1,605 SAR1,077

Cheapest Day To Fly from Riyadh to Colombo

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Riyadh to Colombo is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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SAR754 SAR1,005 SAR754 SAR1,054 SAR1,054 SAR754 SAR754

Compare Flight Prices from Riyadh 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 Riyadh to Colombo flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Riyadh Colombo Qatar 9/26/16 10/5/16 1 SAR1,005
October Riyadh Colombo Saudi Arabian 10/1/16 10/8/16 1 SAR754
November Riyadh Colombo Saudi Arabian 11/7/16 11/23/16 1 SAR754
December Riyadh Colombo Saudi Arabian 12/3/16 12/10/16 1 SAR803
January Riyadh Colombo Etihad 1/11/17 1/18/17 1 SAR1,125
February Riyadh Colombo Etihad 2/1/17 2/8/17 1 SAR1,125
March Riyadh Colombo Qatar 3/12/17 3/26/17 1 SAR1,077
April Riyadh Colombo Saudi Arabian 4/9/17 4/22/17 1 SAR1,377

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Riyadh to Colombo

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

Next 30 Days

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Riyadh 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 Riyadh to Colombo is SAR2,318.

The average price for direct flights from Riyadh to Colombo is SAR1,302.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Riyadh to Colombo - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Srilankan 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:05 22:05

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

The average price for round trip flights from Riyadh to Colombo is SAR2,265.

Riyadh to Colombo Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Riyadh to Colombo?
Answer: The average Riyadh to Colombo flight time is 5 hours and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Colombo from Riyadh?
Answer: The distance from Riyadh to Colombo is 4,039 kilometers (2,510 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Riyadh to Colombo?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Riyadh to Colombo.
Question: What are the most popular Riyadh airlines for direct flights from Riyadh to Colombo?
Answer: Srilankan Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Riyadh and Colombo.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Riyadh to Colombo?
Answer: Dubai, AE

Airlines in Riyadh flying to Colombo Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:19 AMNumber of routes searched: 34Number of itineraries searched: 131,998

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

Riyadh to Colombo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Etihad AUH
Qatar DOH
Oman Air MCT
Emirates DXB
Jet Airways BOM
Kuwait KWI
Mihin Lanka -
Turkish IST
Saudi Arabian JED
Saudi Arabian MLE
Cathay HKG
Air India DEL
Air Arabia SHJ
Korean ICN

Riyadh to Colombo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Riyadh 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 International Flights from Riyadh - RUH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Riyadh to Thiruvananthapuram Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman Air SAR1,245
Flights from Riyadh to Kochi Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Oman Air SAR957
Flights from Riyadh to Chennai Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Gulf Air, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Srilankan, Oman Air SAR1,223
Flights from Riyadh to Bangalore Jet Airways, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Oman Air SAR1,028
Flights from Riyadh to Madurai Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan SAR1,883
Flights from Riyadh to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Oman Air SAR994
Flights from Riyadh to Kozhikode Jet Airways, Air India, Etihad, Qatar, Oman Air SAR1,377
Flights from Riyadh to Kuala Lumpur Alitalia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Pakistan, Philippine, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Srilankan, Oman Air SAR1,395
Flights from Riyadh to Bangkok Jet Airways, Air India, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Korean, Kuwait, Mihin Lanka, Egyptair, Qatar, Turkish, Srilankan, Oman Air SAR1,665
Flights from Riyadh to London Jet Airways, Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Czech, Pegasus, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, flynas SAR1,920
Flights from Riyadh to Dubai Emirates, flydubai, Gulf Air, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR762
Flights from Riyadh to Tiruchirappalli Jet Airways, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan SAR2,172
Flights from Riyadh to Jakarta Jet Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Philippine, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Srilankan, Oman Air SAR1,437
Flights from Riyadh to Delhi Jet Airways, Air India, British Airways, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Oman Air SAR1,107
Flights from Riyadh to Male flydubai, Qatar, Saudi Arabian SAR1,028
Flights from Riyadh to Hyderabad Jet Airways, Air India, Etihad, Gulf Air, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Oman Air SAR990
Flights from Riyadh to Coimbatore Jet Airways SAR2,059
Flights from Riyadh to Mangalore Jet Airways, Etihad SAR1,928
Flights from Riyadh to Singapore Jet Airways, Air India, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Egyptair, Philippine, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Srilankan, Oman Air SAR1,380
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul Aegean, Etihad, Gulf Air, Kuwait, MEA, Pegasus, Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, flynas SAR795
Flights from Riyadh to Goa Jet Airways, Air India, Etihad, Qatar, Oman Air SAR1,763
Flights from Riyadh to Manila Cebu Pacific, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, Korean, Kuwait, Malaysia, Philippine, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Oman Air SAR1,152
Flights from Riyadh to Kolkata Jet Airways, Air India, Biman, Emirates, Etihad, Mihin Lanka, Qatar, Srilankan SAR1,335
Flights from Riyadh to Hong Kong Cebu Pacific, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Korean, Lufthansa, Philippine, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Turkish, Srilankan SAR2,292
Flights from Riyadh to Paris Jet Airways, Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Swiss, MEA, Egyptair, Czech, Pegasus, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Oman Air SAR1,332
Flights from Riyadh to Dhaka Jet Airways, Biman, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Kuwait, Malaysia, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Oman Air SAR1,043
Flights from Riyadh to Lucknow Jet Airways, Air India, Etihad, Saudi Arabian, Oman Air SAR1,414
Flights from Riyadh to Guangzhou Emirates, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Egyptair, Philippine, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Srilankan, Oman Air SAR1,834
Flights from Riyadh to Phuket Emirates, Etihad, Malaysia, Qatar SAR2,382
Flights from Riyadh to Karachi Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Oman Air SAR1,002
Cheap Flights from Riyadh to Colombo