When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 18 days in advance, which can save you up to 2% on flights from Southampton to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 18 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £486. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £504.
September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Southampton. Prices for September average £529 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £396. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 34% on your journey compared to booking in September
Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Southampton to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport as you normally would.
Southampton Eastleigh (SOU) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Southampton to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl. You should not have trouble finding flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl from Eastleigh; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 0 airlines have flights from the Southampton airport to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl. It is only a 3.5 mi journey to Eastleigh (SOU) from Southampton’s city centre.
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 Southampton and Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport 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.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Southampton to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under £1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just £1,472, but on average you can expect to pay £1,472.
Information is based on travel restrictions from Southampton Eastleigh to Colombo
Most visitors from Southampton Eastleigh need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Colombo.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Southampton Eastleigh must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Colombo.
Visitors from Southampton Eastleigh are not required to quarantine after entering Colombo.
Health Declaration Form - Travelers are required to complete a health declaration form before arriving in Sri Lanka.
Returning to Southampton Eastleigh 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 Southampton Eastleigh.
Visitors from Colombo are not required to quarantine after entering Southampton Eastleigh.