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Cheap flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka from £247

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 3/3. 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.
MAN — CMB
25 Feb — 3 Mar1
1 adult
Sun 25/2
Sun 3/3

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Manchester to Sri Lanka at least 57 days early can save you up to 12% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 57 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka for as little as £811 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £1,046 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Manchester to Sri Lanka?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sri Lanka from Manchester. Prices for May average £836 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £601. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a May flight can save you 23% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Sri Lanka (MAN - LK)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka as you normally would.

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Turkish Airlines for the route between Manchester and Sri Lanka. 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 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Turkish Airlines flights we've detected travelling from Manchester to Sri Lanka. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
Thu 16/517:05MAN - CMB
1 stop31h 45mTurkish Airlines
Tue 18/606:50CMB - MAN
1 stop31h 15mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 19/2£660
Tue 14/517:15MAN - CMB
1 stop31h 35mTurkish Airlines
Sat 25/506:50CMB - MAN
1 stop33h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 19/2£669
Sun 14/417:15MAN - CMB
1 stop31h 35mTurkish Airlines
Fri 10/506:50CMB - MAN
1 stop33h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£690
Sat 15/617:05MAN - CMB
1 stop31h 45mTurkish Airlines
Sat 13/706:50CMB - MAN
1 stop33h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£756
Tue 25/617:15MAN - CMB
1 stop31h 35mTurkish Airlines
Thu 18/706:50CMB - MAN
1 stop33h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£761
Thu 27/613:15MAN - CMB
1 stop35h 35mTurkish Airlines
Sat 13/706:50CMB - MAN
1 stop33h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£764
Tue 25/617:15MAN - CMB
1 stop31h 35mTurkish Airlines
Fri 19/706:50CMB - MAN
1 stop33h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£772

Cheap China Eastern flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by China Eastern for the route between Manchester and Sri Lanka. 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 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced China Eastern flights we've found at this time heading from Manchester to Sri Lanka. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Sat 16/313:40MAN - CMB
2 stops47h 50mChina Eastern
Thu 21/320:20CMB - MAN
2 stops41h 30mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£696
Sat 16/313:40MAN - CMB
2 stops47h 50mChina Eastern
Thu 21/320:20CMB - MAN
2 stops43h 05mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£727

Cheap Manchester to Sri Lanka flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Manchester to Sri Lanka specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Prices were last updated on 21 February 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Manchester to Sri Lanka in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Thu 21/318:50MAN - CMB
2 stops46h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sat 20/423:40CMB - MAN
2 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£673
Sun 25/211:45MAN - CMB
3 stops34h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sun 10/313:25CMB - MAN
2 stops27h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£685
Sat 2/313:55MAN - CMB
2 stops27h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 11/318:50CMB - MAN
2 stops28h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£691
Fri 8/311:40MAN - CMB
3 stops34h 40mMultiple Airlines
Fri 22/313:50CMB - MAN
3 stops22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£695
Wed 20/308:35MAN - CMB
2 stops19h 30mGulf Air
Wed 27/317:00CMB - MAN
2 stops19h 05mGulf Air
Deal found 19/2£696
Sat 30/308:45MAN - CMB
2 stops56h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sun 21/417:20CMB - MAN
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£700
Sat 2/313:55MAN - CMB
2 stops27h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 11/318:50CMB - MAN
2 stops28h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£701
Sun 25/206:00MAN - CMB
2 stops34h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sun 10/318:15CMB - MAN
2 stops23h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£706
Mon 26/211:40MAN - CMB
2 stops34h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sun 24/314:45CMB - MAN
3 stops34h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£707

Manchester to Sri Lanka 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Manchester and Sri Lanka in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Manchester to Sri Lanka in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Mon 16/918:10MAN - CMB
2 stops36h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/1007:25CMB - MAN
2 stops53h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£589
Tue 24/906:55MAN - CMB
2 stops18h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sun 6/1007:20CMB - MAN
2 stops19h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£594
Wed 30/1018:50MAN - CMB
1 stop32h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/1123:45CMB - MAN
2 stops39h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£596
Wed 30/1018:50MAN - CMB
1 stop32h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sun 15/1223:45CMB - MAN
2 stops53h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£606
Wed 30/1006:00MAN - CMB
2 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sun 15/1223:45CMB - MAN
2 stops53h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£616
Wed 30/1016:40MAN - CMB
1 stop32h 00mTurkish Airlines
Thu 5/1207:40CMB - MAN
1 stop32h 00mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£655
Wed 30/1016:40MAN - CMB
1 stop32h 00mTurkish Airlines
Sun 15/1207:40CMB - MAN
1 stop32h 00mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£665
Thu 21/318:50MAN - CMB
2 stops46h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sat 20/423:40CMB - MAN
2 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£673
Sat 2/1111:00MAN - CMB
1 stop13h 40mTurkish Airlines
Sat 23/1107:40CMB - MAN
1 stop32h 00mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2£680

Manchester to Sri Lanka flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Manchester to Sri Lanka 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 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from Manchester to Sri Lanka departing last-minute. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
Sun 25/211:45MAN - CMB
3 stops34h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sun 10/313:25CMB - MAN
2 stops27h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£685
Sun 25/206:00MAN - CMB
2 stops34h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sun 10/318:15CMB - MAN
2 stops23h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£706
Mon 26/211:40MAN - CMB
2 stops34h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sun 24/314:45CMB - MAN
3 stops34h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£707
Tue 27/206:25MAN - CMB
2 stops35h 15mMultiple Airlines
Sat 23/318:50CMB - MAN
2 stops42h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£707
Mon 26/218:00MAN - CMB
2 stops28h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sun 24/307:20CMB - MAN
2 stops30h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£751
Mon 26/211:40MAN - CMB
3 stops34h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sun 24/314:45CMB - MAN
3 stops34h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£764
Sun 25/211:45MAN - CMB
3 stops44h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sun 10/315:00CMB - MAN
3 stops25h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£780
Mon 26/208:50MAN - CMB
2 stops28h 00mEmirates
Sat 23/302:55CMB - MAN
1 stop33h 20mEmirates
Deal found 20/2£797
Sun 25/208:50MAN - CMB
1 stop31h 35mEmirates
Sun 10/320:15CMB - MAN
2 stops40h 00mEmirates
Deal found 20/2£800

One-way flights to Sri Lanka from Manchester

Search for one-way flight options from Manchester to Sri Lanka. 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 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka. Those seeking round-trip flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka should utilise the search form at the top of the page.
Sun 3/315:30MAN - CMB
3 stops52h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£247
Mon 25/308:55MAN - CMB
3 stops39h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£255
Mon 25/313:50MAN - CMB
2 stops34h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£278
Sun 3/315:30MAN - CMB
2 stops56h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£293
Sat 2/311:30MAN - CMB
3 stops43h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£308
Fri 1/307:15MAN - CMB
3 stops42h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£333
Sat 2/311:30MAN - CMB
2 stops35h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£335
Fri 1/311:40MAN - CMB
2 stops35h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£335
Sun 3/307:50MAN - CMB
3 stops25h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£365

Find flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka 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 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.

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£660 - £872

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Price

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Thu 16/5

1 stop31h 45m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Tue 18/6

1 stop31h 15m

£660

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Tue 14/5

1 stop31h 35m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Sat 25/5

1 stop33h 55m

£669

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Thu 21/3

2 stops46h 50m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Sat 20/4

2 stops38h 45m

£673

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Sat 16/3

2 stops47h 50m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Thu 21/3

2 stops41h 30m

£696

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Fri 12/4

1 stop25h 50m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Thu 16/5

1 stop26h 40m

£699

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Wed 20/3

2 stops19h 30m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Wed 27/3

2 stops19h 05m

£703

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Wed 20/3

1 stop31h 35m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Wed 27/3

2 stops20h 30m

£767

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Sat 13/4

1 stop20h 55m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Tue 30/4

1 stop24h 05m

£773

ManchesterColombo Bandaranaike Intl

MAN - CMB

MANCMB

Manchester

Wed 26/6

1 stop20h 55m

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Fri 12/7

1 stop14h 20m

£872

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Reviews of airlines servicing Sri Lanka

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Sri Lanka. 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 Sri Lanka. Reviews last updated 21 February 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Turkish Airlines, China Eastern and Gulf Air from Manchester to Sri Lanka have to say. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.4
Very Good
15 reviews

Boarding

8.8

Entertainment

8.4

Comfort

7.7

Crew

9.0

Food

8.0

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 3

Pros: New planes. Spotlessly clean. Hard working helpful staff. Good boarding. Adequate legroom by modern standards. Food typical of economy these days. OK. But really good staff.Cons: Fried rice breakfast out of Rome. Mushy. But overall food out of Sydney, Rome and Shanghai, fine.

8.4
Very Good
15 reviews
8.4
Very Good
15 reviews

Boarding

8.8

Entertainment

8.4

Comfort

7.7

Crew

9.0

Food

8.0

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 3

Pros: New planes. Spotlessly clean. Hard working helpful staff. Good boarding. Adequate legroom by modern standards. Food typical of economy these days. OK. But really good staff.Cons: Fried rice breakfast out of Rome. Mushy. But overall food out of Sydney, Rome and Shanghai, fine.

7.9
Good
1,327 reviews
8.4
Very Good
15 reviews

Boarding

8.8

Entertainment

8.4

Comfort

7.7

Crew

9.0

Food

8.0

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 3

Pros: New planes. Spotlessly clean. Hard working helpful staff. Good boarding. Adequate legroom by modern standards. Food typical of economy these days. OK. But really good staff.Cons: Fried rice breakfast out of Rome. Mushy. But overall food out of Sydney, Rome and Shanghai, fine.

7.3
Good
227 reviews
8.4
Very Good
15 reviews

Boarding

8.8

Entertainment

8.4

Comfort

7.7

Crew

9.0

Food

8.0

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 3

Pros: New planes. Spotlessly clean. Hard working helpful staff. Good boarding. Adequate legroom by modern standards. Food typical of economy these days. OK. But really good staff.Cons: Fried rice breakfast out of Rome. Mushy. But overall food out of Sydney, Rome and Shanghai, fine.

7.3
Good
1,858 reviews
8.4
Very Good
15 reviews

Boarding

8.8

Entertainment

8.4

Comfort

7.7

Crew

9.0

Food

8.0

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 3

Pros: New planes. Spotlessly clean. Hard working helpful staff. Good boarding. Adequate legroom by modern standards. Food typical of economy these days. OK. But really good staff.Cons: Fried rice breakfast out of Rome. Mushy. But overall food out of Sydney, Rome and Shanghai, fine.

7.2
Good
1,837 reviews
8.4
Very Good
15 reviews

Boarding

8.8

Entertainment

8.4

Comfort

7.7

Crew

9.0

Food

8.0

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 3

Pros: New planes. Spotlessly clean. Hard working helpful staff. Good boarding. Adequate legroom by modern standards. Food typical of economy these days. OK. But really good staff.Cons: Fried rice breakfast out of Rome. Mushy. But overall food out of Sydney, Rome and Shanghai, fine.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Manchester to Sri Lanka. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airports serve Sri Lanka to Manchester flights?

Manchester has one airport from which all flights from Sri Lanka will arrive at. This airport is Manchester Airport (MAN.) Whereas, Sri Lanka is gifted with lots of airports that your flight could possibly depart from. Just some of these popular airports include Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB), Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (HRI), Jaffna International Airport (JAF), Colombo International Airport (RML), and more. Both of these airports are well located and offer a large number of taxis available or good transportation routes. Flights between the two locations can be done so via a selection of popular airlines. The most common flights between the two locations are flights that require stopovers. These flights can differ in duration, depending on a variety of factors like your airline, choice of location, as well as when you choose to travel.

Which airlines fly directly from Sri Lanka to Manchester?

Unfortunately, there are no direct to Manchester from Sri Lanka. Although there are no direct flights, you will be able to find a large number of flights from Sri Lanka to Manchester. However, these flights will require a connecting flight of either one or two locations. Popular airlines flying this route include Qatar Airways, British Airways, Turkish Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, and more. Your chosen airline could also influence the cost of your flight.

What are the stopover options between Sri Lanka to Manchester?

Passengers aboard flights to Manchester will be happy to know that there are many stopover options to choose from between the two locations. Just some of the popular locations include Doha Hamad International Airport (DOH), Istanbul Airport (IST), Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), Dubai International Airport (DXB), as well as many others. Flights that require stopovers or connecting flights are the most common option of flight from Sri Lanka to Manchester. You will have the option of either one or two stopovers. All stopovers are dependent on a variety of factors, like your chosen airline, your arrival airport, and when you chose to travel. Stopovers can also highly influence your flight time duration, depending on the location itself.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Sri Lanka to Manchester?

Those that are flying from Sri Lanka to Manchester will need a valid passport. UK citizens will have had to make sure that their passport was valid throughout the duration of their trip to Sri Lanka and must have also held an additional six months on validity from the date that they entered Sri Lanka. Passengers must also have obtained permission to travel from the Sri Lanka Tourist Authority. Once permission was obtained, passengers will have had to apply for an online Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA).

What airport do you fly from for flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka?

Manchester (MAN) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Manchester to Sri Lanka. It is only a 8.9 mi journey to Manchester (MAN) from Manchester’s city center.

Can I find flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka for under £700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka for under £700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just £660, but on average you can expect to pay £702.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manchester to Sri Lanka for under £700?

There are currently 18+ open flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka within the next 7 days for less than £700.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Manchester to Sri Lanka one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £415 on Qatar Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Gulf Air from £450 and British Airways from £488 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Manchester to Sri Lanka?

What does MAN to CMB mean?

Manchester Airport is MAN and Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is CMB. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Hatton Castlereigh Reservoir Airport (NUF), Colombo Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base Airport (DWO), Bentota River Airport (BJT), Trincomalee China Bay Airport (TRR), Hambantota Mattala Rajapaksa Int'l Airport (HRI) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

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Top 8 airlines flying from Manchester to Sri Lanka

Discover the top 8 airlines that operate flights from Manchester to Sri Lanka. 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 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
SWISSCheapest£478Average£589FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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Gulf AirCheapest£584Average£672FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest£600Average£709FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest£602Average£758FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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EmiratesCheapest£690Average£876FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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British AirwaysCheapest£692Average£849FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest£709Average£825FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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SriLankan AirlinesCheapest£948Average£1,113FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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