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The best prices from Manchester to Colombo are usually found in September or October, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Sunday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manchester (MAN) to Colombo (CMB)

MAN - CMB
Price
£534 - £850
CMB
Temperature
30 - 33 °C
CMB
Rainfall
34 - 303 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop
Average price £535 Average for round-trip flights in września 2020
Round-trip from 534 zł From Manchester to Colombo
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Manchester to Colombo?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Sunday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Manchester to Colombo?

To save up to 5% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 50 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Manchester to Colombo from £500 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £523 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

October can be a great time to fly to Colombo from Manchester with a flight ticket averaging about £627. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as £439. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Colombo (MAN - CMB)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Manchester to Colombo in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 8% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Colombo in September, October 2020

The best prices found for MAN to CMB flights in September, October
21 Oct - 28 Oct
£813pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
21 Oct - 27 Oct
£835pp
MAN
Manchester
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
13 Oct - 15 Oct
£859pp
MAN
Manchester
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Colombo 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Manchester found for this year
19 Nov - 23 Nov
£776pp
MAN
Manchester
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
19 Nov - 23 Nov
£778pp
MAN
Manchester
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
21 Oct - 28 Oct
£813pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Colombo

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester 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 Manchester 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.

Can I find flights from Manchester to Colombo for under £800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Colombo for under £800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just £776, but on average you can expect to pay £920.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to Colombo for under £800 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Manchester 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 Manchester or Colombo?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Manchester is typically less than Colombo. We can gather that this will continue over the next 16 days.

Is Manchester 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 Manchester.

How long does is the flight from Manchester to Colombo?

A quick flight from Manchester to Colombo can take about 13h 05m. Etihad Airways provides one of the quickest options available for as low as £730. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at £610, Turkish Airlines will fly you from Manchester to Colombo and back. In addition to Turkish Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Emirates and British Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £657 and £668, respectively.

Destination information for Colombo

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Manchester to Colombo
Today's exchange rate
£1 = Rs 233.74
Average temperature for September in Colombo
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Colombo
113.0 mm

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