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Edinburgh (EDI) to Colombo (CMB)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to CMB flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Colombo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Colombo.
EDI - CMB
Price
£634 - £966
CMB
Temperature
27 - 28 °C
CMB
Precipitation
60 - 350 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£465

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

£465

From Edinburgh Turnhouse to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around £563 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £447. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Find a great deal and save up to 23% by booking at least 59 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 Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £563.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (EDI - CMB)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Colombo in October, November 2021

The best prices found for EDI to CMB flights in October, November
24 Oct - 19 Nov
£490pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Oct - 19 Nov
£546pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Oct - 20 Nov
£598pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh Turnhouse to Colombo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Edinburgh found for this year
24 Oct - 19 Nov
£490pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Oct - 19 Nov
£546pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Oct - 20 Nov
£598pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Colombo

Late deals on return flights to Colombo from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
24 Oct - 19 Nov
£490pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Oct - 19 Nov
£546pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Oct - 20 Nov
£598pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Colombo from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Colombo
07:50 - 17:05
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
28h 45m
EDI - CMB
Multiple Airlines
£499
Condor
07:50 - 17:05
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
28h 45m
EDI - CMB
Multiple Airlines
£528
Condor
07:50 - 20:15
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
31h 55m
EDI - CMB
Multiple Airlines
£536
Condor

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Edinburgh</span> to <span class="emphasized">Colombo</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Colombo

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

Located just 6.8 mi from the city centre, Edinburgh Turnhouse is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl from Edinburgh. Booking flights from Turnhouse (EDI) to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl from 6 different airlines.

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

Qatar Airways, Emirates, and British Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse 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.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £490, but on average you can expect to pay £599.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport within the next 7 days for less than £500.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from £601 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Air France.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Before booking your flight from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, check out the most popular airlines for this route: British Airways, Emirates or Etihad Airways.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport? While on average our users pay £928, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £339. The most popular route (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl), is priced around £558.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Colombo, Sri Lanka

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Colombo from Edinburgh?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Colombo

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse 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.


Do I need a test to fly back to Edinburgh from Colombo?

Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse 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 Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Colombo are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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Destination information for Colombo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Colombo.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = Rs 271.91
Average temperature for October in Colombo
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Colombo
303.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Colombo

Top 6 airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh 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
£410 £531 No cancel fee 75%
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Turkish Airlines
£418 £462 No cancel fee 77%
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Qatar Airways
£450 £582 No cancel fee 68%
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British Airways
£453 £613 No cancel fee 70%
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Emirates
£459 £593 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
£528 £643 No cancel fee 75%
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