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United Kingdom to Sri Lanka

All the information you need to plan the best null to CMB flight in 2021: compare United Kingdom to Sri Lanka flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sri Lanka.
How far in advance should I book a flight from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka?

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 United Kingdom to Sri Lanka from £473 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £490 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka?

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 Sri Lanka. Flights to Sri Lanka from United Kingdom in September are about £515 on average during September, but can be found for as low as £386.

Cheap flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka in May, June 2021

The best prices found for United Kingdom to Sri Lanka flights in May, June
7 Jun - 27 Jun
£476pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
21 Jun - 9 Jul
£486pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
3 Jun - 18 Jun
£490pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

United Kingdom to Sri Lanka 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sri Lanka from United Kingdom found for this year
2 Aug - 25 Aug
£446pp
LHR
London Heathrow
LOT
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
LOT
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Aug - 15 Sep
£446pp
LHR
London Heathrow
LOT
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
LOT
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
31 Oct - 18 Nov
£450pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Direct flights to Sri Lanka from United Kingdom

Save time with United Kingdom to Sri Lanka direct flight deals
2 Sep - 20 Sep
£736pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Aug - 9 Sep
£738pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
7 Oct - 30 Oct
£740pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka

Late deals on return flights to Sri Lanka from United Kingdom, departing today and this week
24 May - 31 May
£535pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LTN
London Luton
24 May - 31 May
£550pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
24 May - 31 May
£560pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Sri Lanka from United Kingdom

The cheapest one-way flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka
09:25 - 22:15
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
56h 20m
STN - CMB
Multiple Airlines
£252
Kiwi.com
04:00 - 05:00
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
20h 30m
STN - CMB
Multiple Airlines
£270
Kiwi.com
04:00 - 05:00
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
20h 30m
STN - CMB
Multiple Airlines
£281
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From United Kingdom to Sri Lanka

Are flight prices decreasing from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka 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 United Kingdom and Sri Lanka 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 United Kingdom to Sri Lanka to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Qatar Airways, and SriLankan Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka for under £498 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka for under £498. The cheapest flight booked recently is on LOT for just £446, but on average you can expect to pay £485.

Are there direct flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka for under £783 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka under £783. A good price for a direct flight from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka is less than £761.

Are there last-minute flights available from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka for under £569?

There are currently 20+ open flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka within the next 7 days for less than £569.

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

When booking a flight from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka, you may want to consider flying on Jet Airways, Air France or Finnair as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka?

While some choose either London Stansted - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl or London Gatwick - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl, London Heathrow - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl is the most popular route from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka.

What are the cheapest flights from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £267. While the most popular route (London Heathrow - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl) can be booked for £520 on average our data indicates £1,270 when flying from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka

How long does is the flight from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka?

Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, and Oman Air can get you from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka in just under 12h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 40m. 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 United Kingdom to Sri Lanka return?

LOT, at £447, was found to be the cheapest airline from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Etihad Airways and Gulf Air.

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Top 10 airlines flying from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from United Kingdom to Sri Lanka choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
TUI Airways
£390 £478 No cancel fee N/A

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Ukraine International Airlines
£376 £499 No cancel fee 81%
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Lufthansa
£503 £520 No cancel fee 76%
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SAUDIA
£355 £645 No cancel fee 86%
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LOT
£434 £652 No cancel fee 81%
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SWISS
£545 £690 No cancel fee 79%
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Air China
£630 £694 No cancel fee 67%
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Air Serbia
£598 £774 No cancel fee N/A
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Aeroflot
£611 £825 No cancel fee 79%
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Singapore Airlines
£637 £844 No cancel fee 81%
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