Cheap flights from London to Colombo

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Flight information for London to Colombo

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from London to Colombo
Best price found£375The best flight deal from London to Colombo found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £375
Fastest flight time10h 30mThe fastest flight from London to Colombo takes 10h 30m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from London to Colombo. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are London Heathrow Airport - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, London Gatwick Airport - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport and London Stansted Airport - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport.
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 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 to Colombo?

September

The cheapest time of year to fly to Colombo from London is September. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart London for Colombo?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Colombo?

at midday

London to Colombo flights are approximately 4% more expensive in the evening than at midday

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

TUI Airways

Kuwait Airways, LOT, and Lufthansa are the most popular carriers operating from London to Colombo

What is the cheapest London to Colombo flight route?

London Stansted - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Fly from London Stansted to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl for the best London - Colombo flight prices

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

16 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London to Colombo is approximately 16 days to departure


London to Colombo flight comparison made easy

Below you can see the best fares for your route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from London to Colombo by changing tabs
LOT
17 Nov
LHR05:25London Heathrow
13h 20m
1 stop
CMB18:45Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
27 Nov
CMB03:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 45m
1 stop
LHR17:50London Heathrow
LOT
17 Nov
LHR05:25London Heathrow
13h 20m
1 stop
CMB18:45Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
27 Nov
CMB03:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 45m
1 stop
LHR17:50London Heathrow
Gulf Air
18 Aug
LHR06:00London Heathrow
19h 00m
2 stops
CMB01:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14 Sep
CMB13:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
18h 00m
2 stops
LHR07:25London Heathrow
Gulf Air
2 Oct
LHR06:00London Heathrow
19h 15m
2 stops
CMB01:15Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
30 Jan
CMB11:55Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
19h 00m
1 stop
LHR06:55London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
4 Nov
STN06:20London Stansted
22h 45m
3 stops
CMB05:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
17 Nov
CMB22:40Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
17h 45m
2 stops
STN16:25London Stansted
Multiple Airlines
4 Nov
STN06:20London Stansted
22h 45m
3 stops
CMB05:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
18 Nov
CMB16:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
20h 20m
2 stops
STN12:20London Stansted

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London to Colombo

If you're looking for one-way flights from London to Colombo, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
20 Aug
STN04:00London Stansted
20h 30m
2 stops
CMB00:30Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
15 Aug
STN03:10London Stansted
38h 00m
3 stops
CMB17:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
6 Jul
STN05:15London Stansted
45h 25m
3 stops
CMB02:40Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Best airlines flying from London to Colombo

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from London to Colombo with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
SAUDIA
PriceFrom £262
Free cancellation
Rating
8.6
British Airways
PriceFrom £267
Free cancellation
Rating
7.5
Ukraine International Airlines
PriceFrom £273
Free cancellation
Rating
7.2
Turkish Airlines
PriceFrom £294
Free cancellation
Rating
8.1
LOT
PriceFrom £314
Free cancellation
Rating
7.2
Kuwait Airways
PriceFrom £344
Free cancellation
Rating
10.0
Gulf Air
PriceFrom £361
Free cancellation
Rating
6.5
Lufthansa
PriceFrom £364
Free cancellation
Rating
7.6
KLM
PriceFrom £373
Free cancellation
Rating
7.9
Oman Air
PriceFrom £377
Free cancellation
Rating
4.9

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

    Airlines such as Etihad Airways have taken additional precautions to make sure you’re safer whilst travelling. Many airlines flying from London 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 to Colombo offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from London 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, Emirates, and Qatar Airways. You can search for the full list of airlines such as SriLankan Airlines that are offering this flexibility.


Alternative routes for London to Colombo

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Liverpool to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time31h 40m
Cheapest price£574
Manchester to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time13h 05m
Cheapest price£585
Birmingham to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time15h 40m
Cheapest price£678
Nottingham to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time45h 05m
Cheapest price£682
Southampton to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time23h 45m
Cheapest price£731
Norwich to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time57h 25m
Cheapest price£997
Leeds to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time42h 05m
Cheapest price£997
Exeter to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time38h 15m
Cheapest price£1,181
Newcastle upon Tyne to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time27h 05m
Cheapest price£1,224
Bristol to Colombo Flights
Fastest flight time34h 00m
Cheapest price£1,673


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