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Guangzhou to Colombo Last modified: Jul 16, 2019 3:35 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Colombo. Thai Lion & Air China frequently offer the best deals to Colombo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Thai Lion
Sun 9/8
1 stop
Thu 9/12
1 stop
Air China
Sat 8/24
1 stop
Sun 9/1
1 stop
Fri 7/19
Tue 7/23
China Southern
Tue 9/10
Wed 9/18
Fri 8/16
1 stop
Sat 8/24
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Guangzhou to Colombo?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Guangzhou to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,506.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Guangzhou 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Colombo?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥3,830 CN¥5,720
7-14 days CN¥3,830 CN¥5,528
14-21 days CN¥3,830 CN¥5,906
21-30 days CN¥3,830 CN¥4,462
30-60 days CN¥3,830 CN¥2,420
60-90 days CN¥3,830 CN¥2,819
90+ days CN¥3,830 CN¥4,655

Cheapest Day To Fly from Guangzhou to Colombo

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Guangzhou to Colombo is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

Compare Flight Prices from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Colombo flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Guangzhou Colombo Thai Lion 7/20/19 7/24/19 1 CN¥3,060
August Guangzhou Colombo Air China 8/24/19 9/1/19 1 CN¥2,668
September Guangzhou Colombo Air China 9/1/19 9/8/19 1 CN¥2,819
October Guangzhou Colombo Srilankan 10/5/19 10/12/19 0 CN¥3,836
November Guangzhou Colombo Srilankan 11/7/19 11/15/19 0 CN¥3,836
December Guangzhou Colombo Srilankan 12/1/19 12/11/19 0 CN¥3,836
January Guangzhou Colombo Srilankan 1/1/20 1/7/20 0 CN¥3,836
February Guangzhou Colombo Srilankan 2/8/20 2/15/20 0 CN¥3,836

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Guangzhou to Colombo

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

Next 30 Days

14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CN¥3,836 CN¥4,050
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CN¥4,050 CN¥3,836
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CN¥3,836 CN¥3,836
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥3,836 CN¥3,836
18 19 20 21 22 23 24

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Colombo is CN¥4,538.

The average price for direct flights from Guangzhou to Colombo is CN¥3,836.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Guangzhou to Colombo - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
China Southern 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10:35 10:35
Srilankan 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:00 22:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Colombo is CN¥2,200.

The average price for round trip flights from Guangzhou to Colombo is CN¥3,589.

Guangzhou to Colombo Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Guangzhou to Colombo?
Answer: The average Guangzhou to Colombo flight time is 5 hours and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Colombo from Guangzhou?
Answer: The distance from Guangzhou to Colombo is 3,992 kilometers (2,481 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Guangzhou to Colombo?
Answer: There are 8 direct flights from Guangzhou to Colombo.
Question: What are the most popular Guangzhou airlines for direct flights from Guangzhou to Colombo?
Answer: Srilankan Airlines provides 87% of the non-stop flights between Guangzhou and Colombo.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Guangzhou to Colombo?
Answer: Singapore, SG

Airlines in Guangzhou flying to Colombo Last modified: Jul 16, 2019 3:35 -04:00Number of routes searched: 45Number of itineraries searched: 371,965

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

Guangzhou to Colombo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Southern -
Srilankan -
Air China CTU
Cathay HKG
Emirates DXB
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Malaysia KUL
SilkAir SIN
China Eastern KMG
China Eastern PVG
Malindo KUL
Thai Lion DMK
Singapore SIN
Aeroflot SVO
Saudi Arabian JED
Thai BKK
Oman Air MCT

Guangzhou to Colombo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Guangzhou 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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