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The best prices from Sheffield to Colombo are usually found in May or March, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Sunday and return on a Sunday

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Sheffield (MAN) to Colombo (CMB)

MAN - CMB
Price
£463 - £775
CMB
Temperature
30 - 33 °C
CMB
Rainfall
34 - 303 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

£478

Average for round-trip flights in March 2021

Round-trip from

£463

From Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Colombo?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Sheffield to Colombo. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Colombo.

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

To save up to 2% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 18 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sheffield to Colombo from £476 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £493 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Colombo. Flights to Colombo from Sheffield in September are about £519 on average during September, but can be found for as low as £388.

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

When flying from Sheffield to Colombo, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 8% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Sheffield to Colombo in March, April 2021

10 Mar - 12 May
£662pp
MAN
Manchester
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
10 Mar - 12 May
£663pp
MAN
Manchester
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
25 Mar - 14 Apr
£673pp
MAN
Manchester
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Sheffield to Colombo 2021 flight deals

9 Jun - 13 Jun
£550pp
MAN
Manchester
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
9 Jun - 13 Jun
£576pp
MAN
Manchester
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
21 Dec - 2 Jan
£578pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Last-minute flights from Sheffield to Colombo

10 Mar - 12 May
£662pp
MAN
Manchester
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
10 Mar - 12 May
£663pp
MAN
Manchester
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
13 Mar - 17 Apr
£771pp
MAN
Manchester
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

One-way flights to Colombo from Sheffield

08:10 - 03:25
Emirates
1 stop
13h 45m
MAN - CMB
Emirates
09:45 - 05:20
Qatar Airways
1 stop
13h 05m
MAN - CMB
Qatar Airways
£538
qatarairways.com
02:25 - 23:00
SriLankan Airlines
1 stop
15h 05m
MAN - CMB
SriLankan Airlines
£558
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Sheffield 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Manchester 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. New policies for travellers booking flights from Manchester to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Manchester to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Etihad Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sheffield to Colombo for under £573 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sheffield to Colombo for under £573. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just £550, but on average you can expect to pay £627.

Are there direct flights from Sheffield to Colombo for under £573 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Sheffield to Colombo for under £716?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sheffield to Colombo within the next 7 days for less than £716.

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 similar to Colombo. We can gather that this will continue over the next 18 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 Sheffield to Colombo?

A quick flight from Sheffield to Colombo can take about 13h 10m. Qatar Airways provides one of the quickest options available for as low as £733. 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 Sheffield to Colombo return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Sheffield to Colombo from £551 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Singapore Airlines, from £606, and Emirates, from £609.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sheffield to Colombo one-way?

£460 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from SriLankan Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Emirates and Qatar Airways, with prices starting from £501 and £538, respectively.

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Destination information for Colombo

Today's exchange rate
£1 = Rs 270.35
Average temperature for March in Colombo
33.0 °C
Avg rainfall for March in Colombo
69.0 mm

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Top 10 airlines flying from Sheffield to Colombo

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
SAUDIA
£355 £606 No cancel fee 86%
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SWISS
£545 £669 No cancel fee 79%
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Turkish Airlines
£436 £714 No cancel fee 77%
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Jet Airways
£577 £731 No cancel fee 74%

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

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KLM
£658 £742 No cancel fee 75%
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Oman Air
£512 £758 No cancel fee 76%

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

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Etihad Airways
£603 £805 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
£629 £831 No cancel fee 68%
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Singapore Airlines
£743 £836 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
£617 £857 No cancel fee 75%
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