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Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from £562

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 16/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
EDI — CMB
27 Feb — 5 Mar1
1 adult
Tue 27/2
Tue 5/3

The best prices from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl are usually found in May or September, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Edinburgh to Colombo

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Edinburgh (EDI) to Colombo (CMB). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

May

Average price

£853

Round-trip from

£567
High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From Edinburgh Turnhouse to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Users have found that flying from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 49 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 £865.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around £875 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £645. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

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

When flying from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 8% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Edinburgh to Colombo

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qatar Airways for the route between Edinburgh and Colombo. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 920,304 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Peruse some of the lowest-priced Qatar Airways flights we've found from Edinburgh to Colombo. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Wed 1/514:45EDI - CMB
1 stop13h 45mQatar Airways
Sat 18/503:35CMB - EDI
1 stop14h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£881
Sun 17/307:30EDI - CMB
1 stop12h 55mQatar Airways
Mon 29/403:35CMB - EDI
1 stop14h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£891
Sun 17/314:10EDI - CMB
1 stop20h 50mQatar Airways
Fri 3/520:20CMB - EDI
1 stop14h 40mQatar Airways
Deal found 22/2£897
Wed 1/514:45EDI - CMB
1 stop14h 25mQatar Airways
Wed 8/503:35CMB - EDI
1 stop14h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£898
Sun 17/314:10EDI - CMB
1 stop20h 50mQatar Airways
Thu 2/503:35CMB - EDI
1 stop31h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 22/2£898
Wed 15/508:00EDI - CMB
1 stop20h 30mQatar Airways
Wed 12/610:30CMB - EDI
1 stop24h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£901
Mon 13/508:00EDI - CMB
1 stop13h 35mQatar Airways
Sun 9/610:30CMB - EDI
1 stop24h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£902
Sun 12/514:45EDI - CMB
1 stop13h 45mQatar Airways
Sat 8/603:35CMB - EDI
1 stop31h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£905
Sun 28/408:00EDI - CMB
1 stop13h 35mQatar Airways
Thu 16/511:10CMB - EDI
1 stop23h 50mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£916

Cheap British Airways flights from Edinburgh to Colombo

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by British Airways for the route between Edinburgh and Colombo. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 920,304 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on British Airways flights from Edinburgh to Colombo. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Wed 1/508:50EDI - CMB
2 stops19h 40mBritish Airways
Wed 8/503:35CMB - EDI
1 stop14h 05mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/2£940
Wed 1/514:45EDI - CMB
1 stop13h 45mBritish Airways
Sat 18/503:35CMB - EDI
2 stops17h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/2£955
Sun 17/314:10EDI - CMB
1 stop20h 50mBritish Airways
Thu 2/503:35CMB - EDI
2 stops17h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 22/2£973
Tue 14/511:40EDI - CMB
2 stops16h 50mBritish Airways
Mon 10/620:20CMB - EDI
1 stop21h 20mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/2£978
Sun 28/408:00EDI - CMB
1 stop13h 35mBritish Airways
Thu 16/504:55CMB - EDI
2 stops17h 15mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/2£1,000
Sun 12/514:45EDI - CMB
1 stop13h 45mBritish Airways
Mon 10/603:35CMB - EDI
2 stops17h 25mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/2£1,001
Sun 17/311:15EDI - CMB
2 stops16h 00mBritish Airways
Mon 29/403:35CMB - EDI
2 stops17h 25mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/2£1,008
Tue 14/511:40EDI - CMB
2 stops16h 50mBritish Airways
Sat 15/604:55CMB - EDI
2 stops17h 20mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/2£1,015
Fri 17/508:00EDI - CMB
1 stop13h 35mBritish Airways
Sat 15/604:55CMB - EDI
2 stops17h 20mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/2£1,016

Cheap Edinburgh to Colombo flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Edinburgh to Colombo specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 920,304 searches. Prices were last updated on 23 February 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Edinburgh to Colombo in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Sun 17/307:35EDI - CMB
2 stops49h 55mMultiple Airlines
Fri 3/518:25CMB - EDI
3 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2£707
Sun 17/305:50EDI - CMB
2 stops35h 30mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/500:45CMB - EDI
2 stops50h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2£713
Wed 13/306:00EDI - CMB
2 stops31h 30mChina Eastern
Sun 17/320:20CMB - EDI
2 stops32h 20mChina Eastern
Deal found 21/2£817
Sun 17/305:50EDI - CMB
2 stops35h 30mMultiple Airlines
Fri 3/518:25CMB - EDI
2 stops28h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2£842
Fri 8/305:50EDI - CMB
2 stops35h 50mMultiple Airlines
Thu 4/400:45CMB - EDI
2 stops50h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£844
Sun 17/307:30EDI - CMB
1 stop12h 55mQatar Airways
Mon 29/403:35CMB - EDI
1 stop14h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£891
Sun 17/314:10EDI - CMB
1 stop20h 50mQatar Airways
Fri 3/520:20CMB - EDI
1 stop14h 40mQatar Airways
Deal found 22/2£897
Sun 17/314:10EDI - CMB
1 stop20h 50mQatar Airways
Thu 2/503:35CMB - EDI
1 stop31h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 22/2£898
Sun 17/307:30EDI - CMB
2 stops23h 25mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/414:40CMB - EDI
3 stops23h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£926

Edinburgh to Colombo 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Edinburgh and Colombo in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 920,304 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Edinburgh to Colombo in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Thu 16/508:50EDI - CMB
1 stop18h 40mMultiple Airlines
Wed 12/618:45CMB - EDI
2 stops32h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£562
Thu 16/508:50EDI - CMB
1 stop18h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 11/618:45CMB - EDI
2 stops32h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£627
Sun 17/307:35EDI - CMB
2 stops49h 55mMultiple Airlines
Fri 3/518:25CMB - EDI
3 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2£707
Sun 17/305:50EDI - CMB
2 stops35h 30mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/500:45CMB - EDI
2 stops50h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2£713
Wed 1/509:30EDI - CMB
2 stops19h 40mMultiple Airlines
Thu 9/504:55CMB - EDI
2 stops17h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£736
Wed 15/518:05EDI - CMB
2 stops48h 05mMultiple Airlines
Wed 12/618:45CMB - EDI
2 stops32h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£742
Mon 13/510:40EDI - CMB
1 stop14h 10mTurkish Airlines
Tue 11/606:50CMB - EDI
1 stop31h 20mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2£763
Fri 17/510:40EDI - CMB
1 stop14h 10mTurkish Airlines
Tue 11/606:50CMB - EDI
1 stop31h 20mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2£798
Sat 7/911:20EDI - CMB
2 stops35h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sun 22/904:55CMB - EDI
2 stops19h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£807

Find flights from Edinburgh to Colombo within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Edinburgh to Colombo that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 920,304 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

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£562 - £1,304

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Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Thu 16/5

1 stop18h 40m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Wed 12/6

2 stops32h 35m

£562

Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Thu 16/5

1 stop18h 40m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Tue 11/6

2 stops32h 35m

£627

Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Mon 13/5

1 stop14h 10m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Tue 11/6

1 stop31h 20m

£763

Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Thu 16/5

2 stops17h 25m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Tue 11/6

2 stops18h 30m

£811

Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 13/3

2 stops31h 30m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Sun 17/3

2 stops32h 20m

£817

Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 1/5

1 stop13h 45m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Sat 18/5

1 stop14h 05m

£881

Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 1/5

2 stops19h 40m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Wed 8/5

1 stop14h 05m

£940

Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Mon 1/4

1 stop13h 35m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Sun 14/4

1 stop16h 20m

£1,276

Edinburgh TurnhouseColombo Bandaranaike Intl

EDI - CMB

EDICMB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Fri 28/6

2 stops27h 40m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Mon 12/8

2 stops27h 20m

£1,304

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When is the best time to book a flight from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Edinburgh to Colombo. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is 48 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Edinburgh to Colombo. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport flight should consider departing on Sunday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Colombo by month

Plan your trip from Edinburgh to Colombo by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Edinburgh to Colombo is currently £0 while a return flight costs £887. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (average of £908). Flying from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport in July is currently the most expensive (average of £1,156). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

£767

February

£771

March

£761

April

£733

May

£718

June

£740

July

£913

August

£803

September

£742

October

£747

November

£729

December

£797

Temperature and rainfall in Colombo by month

Plan your trip to Colombo by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CMB

Temperature

27 - 28 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Colombo

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Colombo. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Colombo. Reviews last updated 23 February 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Edinburgh to Colombo, see what other customers have to say about Qatar Airways, British Airways and Etihad Airways. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.8
Good
4,677 reviews

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.7

Boarding

7.8

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Le siege devant moi été cassé en position baisser impossible de le relever

7.8
Good
4,677 reviews
7.8
Good
4,677 reviews

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.7

Boarding

7.8

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Le siege devant moi été cassé en position baisser impossible de le relever

7.5
Good
4,005 reviews
7.8
Good
4,677 reviews

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.7

Boarding

7.8

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Le siege devant moi été cassé en position baisser impossible de le relever

7.5
Good
448 reviews
7.8
Good
4,677 reviews

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.7

Boarding

7.8

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Le siege devant moi été cassé en position baisser impossible de le relever

7.3
Good
1,479 reviews
7.8
Good
4,677 reviews

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.7

Boarding

7.8

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Le siege devant moi été cassé en position baisser impossible de le relever

7.3
Good
152 reviews
7.8
Good
4,677 reviews

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.7

Boarding

7.8

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Le siege devant moi été cassé en position baisser impossible de le relever

Related info for your journey

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

Located just 6.8 mi from the city center, Edinburgh Turnhouse is the airport most travelers 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.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £562, but on average you can expect to pay £784.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Edinburgh to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport round-trip from £763. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Etihad Airways, from £811, and China Eastern, from £817. Users have found that Turkish Airlines is 12% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

What does EDI to CMB mean?

This is defined as Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) and Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (CMB). Codes like Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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Top 6 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Colombo

Discover the top 6 airlines that operate flights from Edinburgh to Colombo. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 920,304 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest£662Average£718FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest£701Average£838FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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British AirwaysCheapest£703Average£860FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest£804Average£921FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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Oman AirCheapest£928Average£1,053FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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SriLankan AirlinesCheapest£1,022Average£1,159FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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