Cheap flights from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo

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Flight information for London Heathrow Airport to Colombo

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo
Best price found£378The best flight deal from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £378
Fastest flight time10h 45mThe fastest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo takes 10h 45m
Direct flightsSatDirect flights go from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo on Saturday. Airlines offering direct flights are: SriLankan Airlines and Air Canada.
Airports in Colombo2 airportsThere are 2 airports near Colombo: Colombo Bandaranaike Intl (CMB), Colombo Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base (DWO)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo?

October

The cheapest time of year to fly to Colombo from London Heathrow Airport is October. The most expensive is July.

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Colombo from London Heathrow Airport?

Lufthansa

Gulf Air, KLM, and Kuwait Airways are the most popular carriers operating from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo

How far in advance should you book London Heathrow Airport to Colombo flights?

13 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo is approximately 13 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo by changing tabs
LOT
11 Feb
LHR05:20London Heathrow
14h 15m
1 stop
CMB19:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
21 Feb
CMB03:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 45m
1 stop
LHR17:50London Heathrow
LOT
11 Feb
LHR05:20London Heathrow
14h 15m
1 stop
CMB19:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
21 Feb
CMB03:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 45m
1 stop
LHR17:50London Heathrow
LOT
4 Feb
LHR05:20London Heathrow
14h 15m
1 stop
CMB19:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
26 Feb
CMB03:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
30h 55m
1 stop
LHR10:00London Heathrow
LOT
4 Feb
LHR05:20London Heathrow
14h 15m
1 stop
CMB19:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
19 Feb
CMB03:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
30h 55m
1 stop
LHR10:00London Heathrow
LOT
11 Feb
LHR05:20London Heathrow
14h 15m
1 stop
CMB19:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
26 Feb
CMB03:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
30h 55m
1 stop
LHR10:00London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
12 Jan
LHR04:30London Heathrow
23h 40m
3 stops
CMB04:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
26 Jan
CMB04:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
26h 55m
3 stops
LHR07:05London Heathrow

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo

If you're looking for one-way flights from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
18 Oct
LHR02:20London Heathrow
22h 10m
3 stops
CMB00:30Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
8 Nov
LHR02:45London Heathrow
26h 50m
3 stops
CMB05:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
8 Nov
LHR11:40London Heathrow
32h 30m
2 stops
CMB20:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Search last-minute flights to Colombo from London Heathrow Airport

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo
Gulf Air
1 Oct
LHR06:00London Heathrow
19h 00m
2 stops
CMB01:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
16 Oct
CMB13:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
18h 00m
2 stops
LHR07:25London Heathrow
Gulf Air
28 Sep
LHR06:00London Heathrow
19h 00m
2 stops
CMB01:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
12 Oct
CMB13:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
18h 00m
2 stops
LHR07:25London Heathrow
Gulf Air
30 Sep
LHR06:00London Heathrow
19h 00m
2 stops
CMB01:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
26 Oct
CMB13:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
18h 00m
2 stops
LHR07:25London Heathrow
Gulf Air
30 Sep
LHR06:00London Heathrow
19h 00m
1 stop
CMB01:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
10 Oct
CMB13:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
18h 00m
1 stop
LHR07:25London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
26 Sep
LHR18:05London Heathrow
25h 25m
2 stops
CMB19:30Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
26 Oct
CMB13:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
18h 15m
2 stops
LHR07:25London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
28 Sep
LHR18:05London Heathrow
26h 40m
2 stops
CMB20:45Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
19 Oct
CMB13:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
18h 15m
2 stops
LHR07:25London Heathrow

Best airlines flying from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from London Heathrow Airport to Colombo with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
SAUDIA
PriceFrom £264
Free cancellation
Rating
8.0
British Airways
PriceFrom £285
Free cancellation
Rating
7.0
LOT
PriceFrom £318
Free cancellation
Rating
7.2
Kuwait Airways
PriceFrom £348
Free cancellation
Rating
10.0
Gulf Air
PriceFrom £365
Free cancellation
Rating
6.5
Lufthansa
PriceFrom £368
Free cancellation
Rating
7.4
Etihad Airways
PriceFrom £373
Free cancellation
Rating
6.1
KLM
PriceFrom £377
Free cancellation
Rating
7.9
Oman Air
PriceFrom £381
Free cancellation
Rating
4.9
Emirates
PriceFrom £385
Free cancellation
Rating
8.7

  • Which airlines flying from London Heathrow to Colombo have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    SAUDIA and Etihad Airways have additional safety measures in place to accommodate travellers. Many airlines flying from London Heathrow to Colombo are offering enhanced cleaning of their aircraft. Additional policies include pre-flight testing for COVID-19-related symptoms and antibodies. Masks are also required and provided to travellers. Some airlines are offering socially-distanced seating for a limited time. Policies will vary by airline so keep this in mind as you search for options.

  • Are airlines flying from London Heathrow to Colombo offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from London Heathrow to Colombo are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are SriLankan Airlines, Qatar Airways, and Emirates. You can search for the full list of airlines such as SriLankan Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is London Heathrow to Colombo by plane?

    The straight-line distance from London Heathrow to Colombo is 5423.3 mi. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 14h 15m.


Can I fly to Colombo from London Heathrow right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London Heathrow to Colombo

Most visitors from London Heathrow need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Colombo.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London Heathrow must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Colombo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London Heathrow are not required to quarantine after entering Colombo.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers are required to complete a health declaration form before arriving in Sri Lanka.


Can I fly back to London Heathrow from Colombo?

Returning to London Heathrow from Colombo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Colombo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London Heathrow.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Colombo are not required to quarantine after entering London Heathrow.

If you are planning to travel to Colombo at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for London Heathrow Airport to Colombo

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
London to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time17h 25m
Cheapest price£467