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Birmingham (BHX) to Colombo (CMB)

All the information you need to plan the best BHX to CMB flight in 2021: compare Birmingham to Colombo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Colombo.
BHX - CMB
Price
£488 - £747
CMB
Temperature
30 - 33 °C
CMB
Rainfall
34 - 303 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Average price

£511

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

£488

From Birmingham to Colombo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Birmingham to Colombo?

Find a great deal and save up to 2% by booking at least 18 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Birmingham to Colombo within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £478.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Birmingham to Colombo?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Colombo from Birmingham. Users have commonly found prices around £521 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £390. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Birmingham to Colombo in May, June 2021

The best prices found for BHX to CMB flights in May, June
3 Jun - 9 Jun
£611pp
BHX
Birmingham
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
14 Jun - 10 Jul
£613pp
BHX
Birmingham
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
14 Jun - 11 Jul
£627pp
BHX
Birmingham
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham

Birmingham to Colombo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Birmingham found for this year
24 Nov - 28 Nov
£587pp
BHX
Birmingham
SWISS
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
3 Jun - 9 Jun
£611pp
BHX
Birmingham
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
14 Jun - 10 Jul
£613pp
BHX
Birmingham
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham

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Flight FAQs

From Birmingham to Colombo

Are flight prices decreasing from Birmingham to Colombo due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Birmingham and Colombo for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Birmingham to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Birmingham to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Birmingham to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Birmingham to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Qatar Airways, and British Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Birmingham to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl?

For a flight from Birmingham to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl, you will be flying from Birmingham. Birmingham (BHX) is just 6.8 mi from the centre of the city. Birmingham is the only Birmingham airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl per day. 11 airlines have flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl from Birmingham on a regular basis.

Can I find flights from Birmingham to Colombo for under £647 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham to Colombo for under £647. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just £611, but on average you can expect to pay £672.

Are there direct flights from Birmingham to Colombo for under £575 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Birmingham to Colombo, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in Birmingham or Colombo?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Birmingham is typically less than Colombo. We can gather that this will continue over the next 9 days.

Is Birmingham weather warmer or cooler than Colombo?

Expect the weather to be around 33 °C on average in February. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Colombo is generally hotter than in Birmingham.

How long does is the flight from Birmingham to Colombo?

Emirates, Turkish Airlines, and Singapore Airlines can get you from Birmingham to Colombo in just under 16h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 20h 35m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Birmingham to Colombo return?

Emirates, at £611, was found to be the cheapest airline from Birmingham to Colombo.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Singapore Airlines and Turkish Airlines.

Destination information for Colombo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Birmingham to Colombo.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = Rs 270.44
Average temperature for May in Colombo
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Colombo
195.0 mm

Airports servicing Birmingham

Airports servicing Colombo

Top 10 airlines flying from Birmingham to Colombo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Birmingham to Colombo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
KLM
£512 £656 No cancel fee 75%
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SWISS
£549 £700 No cancel fee 79%
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Turkish Airlines
£589 £710 No cancel fee 77%
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Singapore Airlines
£691 £805 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
£618 £820 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
£641 £851 No cancel fee 68%
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Air France
£736 £903 No cancel fee 77%
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British Airways
£623 £903 No cancel fee 70%
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Etihad Airways
£559 £971 No cancel fee 75%
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Air India
£728 £1,063 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air India. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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