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Cheap flights from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport from £240

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 21/3. 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.
CMB — LGW
26 Feb — 4 Mar1
1 adult
Mon 26/2
Mon 4/3

The best prices from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl to London Gatwick are usually found in March or September, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Colombo to Gatwick

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Colombo (CMB) to Gatwick (LGW). 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 22 February 2024.

Popular in

February

Cheapest in

March

Average price

£1,103

Round-trip from

£59
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From Colombo Bandaranaike Intl to London Gatwick

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

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 19%.

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

To save up to 11% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 43 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport from £832 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £832 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

December is one of the best times of the year to fly to London Gatwick Airport from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport. Prices for December average £897 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £525. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of September. Opting for a December flight can save you 37% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport (CMB - LGW)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 6% on airfare.

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from Colombo to Gatwick

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Turkish Airlines for the route between Colombo and Gatwick. 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 919,059 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest Turkish Airlines flights we've come across from Colombo to London. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Thu 11/706:50CMB - LGW
1 stop34h 30mTurkish Airlines
Thu 3/1013:45LGW - CMB
1 stop35h 05mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£669
Tue 7/506:50CMB - LGW
1 stop31h 30mTurkish Airlines
Tue 21/517:20LGW - CMB
1 stop31h 30mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£700
Tue 7/506:50CMB - LGW
1 stop31h 30mTurkish Airlines
Tue 21/517:15LGW - CMB
1 stop31h 35mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2£722
Sat 25/506:50CMB - LGW
1 stop34h 30mTurkish Airlines
Sun 2/610:45LGW - CMB
1 stop14h 05mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£726
Thu 20/606:50CMB - LGW
1 stop34h 30mTurkish Airlines
Wed 7/817:15LGW - CMB
1 stop31h 35mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2£737
Mon 17/606:50CMB - LGW
1 stop14h 00mTurkish Airlines
Wed 7/817:15LGW - CMB
1 stop31h 35mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2£750
Sat 18/506:50CMB - LGW
1 stop14h 00mTurkish Airlines
Sat 19/1013:45LGW - CMB
1 stop35h 05mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2£772
Mon 3/606:50CMB - LGW
1 stop14h 05mTurkish Airlines
Mon 24/610:45LGW - CMB
1 stop14h 05mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£794
Mon 17/606:50CMB - LGW
1 stop14h 00mTurkish Airlines
Mon 5/810:45LGW - CMB
1 stop14h 05mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2£882

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Colombo to Gatwick

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qatar Airways for the route between Colombo and Gatwick. 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 919,059 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Have a look at some of the cheapest available Qatar Airways flights departing from Colombo and landing in London. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Fri 19/704:55CMB - LGW
1 stop13h 00mQatar Airways
Thu 3/1009:00LGW - CMB
1 stop13h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£710
Fri 24/503:35CMB - LGW
1 stop14h 20mQatar Airways
Sun 2/609:00LGW - CMB
1 stop13h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£732
Wed 10/703:35CMB - LGW
1 stop14h 20mQatar Airways
Thu 3/1014:50LGW - CMB
1 stop21h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£748
Fri 3/504:55CMB - LGW
1 stop13h 00mQatar Airways
Wed 8/509:00LGW - CMB
1 stop12h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£751
Mon 6/503:35CMB - LGW
1 stop31h 35mQatar Airways
Tue 21/509:00LGW - CMB
1 stop28h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£756
Thu 18/420:20CMB - LGW
1 stop14h 50mQatar Airways
Tue 30/414:55LGW - CMB
1 stop13h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2£770
Fri 19/704:55CMB - LGW
1 stop13h 00mQatar Airways
Mon 22/714:55LGW - CMB
1 stop32h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£939
Fri 1/311:15CMB - LGW
1 stop24h 25mQatar Airways
Sun 10/314:05LGW - CMB
1 stop20h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£1,007
Fri 1/311:15CMB - LGW
1 stop24h 25mQatar Airways
Tue 2/409:00LGW - CMB
1 stop13h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£1,045

Cheap Colombo to Gatwick flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Colombo to Gatwick specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 919,059 searches. Prices were last updated on 22 February 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Colombo to London in February and March 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Thu 14/304:40CMB - LGW
2 stops33h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/922:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£514
Thu 14/315:25CMB - LGW
3 stops35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/922:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£565
Thu 14/320:20CMB - LGW
1 stop39h 40mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/922:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£615
Thu 14/315:25CMB - LGW
3 stops35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/909:20LGW - CMB
3 stops38h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£627
Fri 8/304:35CMB - LGW
3 stops34h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 8/822:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£645
Mon 4/304:35CMB - LGW
3 stops34h 05mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/822:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£664
Tue 5/305:10CMB - LGW
3 stops33h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/822:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£733
Fri 8/304:35CMB - LGW
3 stops34h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 8/818:10LGW - CMB
3 stops29h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£734
Sat 9/314:45CMB - LGW
2 stops22h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 8/822:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£740

Colombo to Gatwick 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Colombo and Gatwick in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 919,059 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Colombo to London in February and March 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Thu 14/304:40CMB - LGW
2 stops33h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/922:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£514
Thu 14/315:25CMB - LGW
3 stops35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/922:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£565
Sat 25/520:30CMB - LGW
1 stop38h 40mChina Eastern
Tue 28/511:35LGW - CMB
1 stop26h 55mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£592
Thu 14/320:20CMB - LGW
1 stop39h 40mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/922:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£615
Thu 14/315:25CMB - LGW
3 stops35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/909:20LGW - CMB
3 stops38h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£627
Fri 8/304:35CMB - LGW
3 stops34h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 8/822:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£645
Mon 4/304:35CMB - LGW
3 stops34h 05mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/822:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£664
Wed 3/420:30CMB - LGW
1 stop38h 40mChina Eastern
Wed 17/411:35LGW - CMB
1 stop26h 55mChina Eastern
Deal found 21/2£665
Wed 13/1107:40CMB - LGW
1 stop34h 45mTurkish Airlines
Mon 18/1116:40LGW - CMB
1 stop32h 00mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2£680

Colombo to Gatwick flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Colombo to Gatwick for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 919,059 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Colombo to London. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
Sat 2/300:05CMB - LGW
3 stops35h 55mChina Eastern
Tue 2/411:35LGW - CMB
1 stop26h 55mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£631
Sun 3/321:35CMB - LGW
3 stops38h 25mChina Eastern
Tue 2/411:35LGW - CMB
1 stop26h 55mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£667
Tue 5/320:30CMB - LGW
1 stop39h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/809:10LGW - CMB
3 stops38h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£779
Tue 5/320:30CMB - LGW
1 stop39h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/817:15LGW - CMB
1 stop31h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£803
Sat 2/320:15CMB - LGW
2 stops39h 55mEmirates
Tue 2/421:45LGW - CMB
1 stop19h 55mEmirates
Deal found 20/2£813
Sat 2/322:25CMB - LGW
3 stops38h 00mAir China
Tue 2/411:45LGW - CMB
2 stops28h 40mAir China
Deal found 20/2£814
Tue 5/320:30CMB - LGW
1 stop39h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sun 4/822:00LGW - CMB
2 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£824
Sat 2/320:20CMB - LGW
1 stop39h 40mChina Eastern
Tue 2/411:35LGW - CMB
1 stop26h 55mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£827
Tue 5/320:30CMB - LGW
1 stop39h 30mChina Eastern
Sun 4/811:35LGW - CMB
1 stop26h 55mChina Eastern
Deal found 21/2£855

One-way flights to Gatwick from Colombo

Search for one-way flight options from Colombo to Gatwick. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 919,059 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Users travelling one-way from Colombo to London can select one of these great deals. Users can also find round-trip Colombo to London flights by using the search form above.
Thu 21/304:40CMB - LGW
2 stops33h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£240
Thu 21/321:45CMB - LGW
3 stops23h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£261
Thu 21/321:45CMB - LGW
3 stops23h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£265
Mon 11/304:40CMB - LGW
2 stops33h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£271
Tue 19/301:55CMB - LGW
3 stops36h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£284
Tue 19/301:55CMB - LGW
3 stops36h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£286
Sat 9/300:05CMB - LGW
3 stops35h 55mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£290
Tue 12/309:20CMB - LGW
3 stops27h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2£291
Mon 4/320:20CMB - LGW
1 stop39h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£292

Find flights from Colombo to Gatwick within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Colombo to Gatwick 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 919,059 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.

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Any airport

Budget

£501 - £885

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Depart

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Price

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Mon 11/3

2 stops33h 40m

London Gatwick

Sun 17/3

3 stops34h 55m

£501

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Thu 14/3

2 stops33h 25m

London Gatwick

Thu 12/9

2 stops25h 40m

£514

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Thu 9/5

1 stop37h 50m

London Gatwick

Fri 17/5

1 stop26h 55m

£588

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Thu 11/7

1 stop34h 30m

London Gatwick

Thu 3/10

1 stop35h 05m

£669

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Fri 19/7

1 stop13h 00m

London Gatwick

Thu 3/10

1 stop13h 55m

£710

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Wed 13/3

1 stop14h 15m

London Gatwick

Thu 12/9

2 stops16h 15m

£760

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Sat 2/3

3 stops38h 00m

London Gatwick

Tue 2/4

2 stops28h 40m

£814

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Sat 22/6

1 stop34h 05m

London Gatwick

Sat 10/8

1 stop32h 50m

£864

Colombo Bandaranaike IntlLondon Gatwick

CMB - LGW

CMBLGW

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Wed 17/4

1 stop14h 20m

London Gatwick

Sun 28/4

1 stop13h 55m

£885

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 19/2

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Colombo to Gatwick. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
Booking 26 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Colombo to Gatwick. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport flight should consider departing on Friday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday mornings 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 Gatwick by month

Plan your trip from Colombo to Gatwick by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Colombo to Gatwick is currently £276 while a return flight costs £700. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, April is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport (average of £102). Flying from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport in July is currently the most expensive (average of £138). 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

£86

February

£85

March

£82

April

£81

May

£85

June

£95

July

£109

August

£101

September

£90

October

£90

November

£90

December

£88

Temperature and rainfall in Gatwick by month

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

LON

Temperature

4 - 17 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Gatwick

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Gatwick. 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 Gatwick. Reviews last updated 22 February 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways and Emirates from Colombo to London have to say. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.7

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.7

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.2
Very Good
4,344 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.7

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

7.8
Good
4,679 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.7

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

7.5
Good
4,006 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.7

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

7.3
Good
811 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.7

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

Related info for your journey

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £501, but on average you can expect to pay £615.

Are there last-minute flights available from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport for under £700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport within the next 7 days for less than £700.

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

Currently priced at £588, China Eastern will fly you from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to London Gatwick Airport and back. In addition to China Eastern, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £669 and £710, respectively. China Eastern is priced at 32% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

What does CMB to LGW mean?

CMB stands for Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, while LGW stands for London Gatwick Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

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