Cheap flights from Sydney to Colombo from $422

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Flight information for Sydney to Colombo

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Best price found

$422

Fastest flight time

11h 15m

Direct flights

Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri

Airports in Colombo

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Colombo from Sydney in the past 72 hours is $422. The best return flight deal from Sydney to Colombo found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $1,831.
The fastest flight from Sydney to Colombo takes 11h 15m
Direct flights go from Sydney to Colombo on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The only airline offering direct flights is SriLankan Airlines.
There are 2 airports near Colombo: Colombo Bandaranaike Intl (CMB), Colombo Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base (DWO)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Sydney to Colombo

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

May

The cheapest time of year to fly to Colombo from Sydney is May. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Colombo from Sydney?

China Southern

Air China, Cathay Pacific, and China Eastern are the most popular carriers operating from Sydney to Colombo

What is the cheapest Sydney to Colombo flight route?

Sydney Kingsford Smith - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl for the best Sydney - Colombo flight prices

How far in advance should you book Sydney to Colombo flights?

53 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Sydney to Colombo is approximately 53 days to departure

Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (CMB)$1,190
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Newcastle Williamtown Airport (NTL) to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (CMB)$1,478
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If you are looking to fly from Sydney to Colombo, you are most likely going to fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to depart from when travelling to Colombo and Newcastle Williamtown Airport, located in Newcastle is a great option. When travelling from Sydney, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in Colombo. The nearest airport to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport which is located in Colombo. In May, $1,190 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Sydney to Colombo which you can find when you fly SYD — CMB.


Easily compare return flights from Sydney to Colombo

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Sydney to Colombo by changing tabs
Singapore Airlines
27 Jul.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
CMB00:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
12 Aug.
CMB20:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 25m
1 stop
SYD11:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
Malaysia Airlines
21 Sep.
SYD09:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
14h 00m
1 stop
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
16 Oct.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
15h 00m
1 stop
SYD11:05Sydney Kingsford Smith
SriLankan Airlines
5 Aug.
SYD12:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
11h 15m
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
25 Aug.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
10h 20m
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
25 Jul.
SYD09:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
14h 00m
1 stop
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
24 Aug.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
25h 30m
2 stops
SYD21:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
20 Jul.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
CMB00:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
5 Aug.
CMB20:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 25m
1 stop
SYD11:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
19 Aug.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
CMB00:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
11 Sep.
CMB20:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 25m
1 stop
SYD11:15Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Colombo

If you're looking for one-way flights from Sydney to Colombo, view some of our deals below provided by Malaysia Airlines and Singapore Airlines
Multiple Airlines
12 Sep.
SYD16:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
29h 40m
2 stops
CMB22:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Malaysia Airlines
15 Aug.
SYD09:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
14h 00m
1 stop
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Singapore Airlines
30 May
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 20m
1 stop
CMB00:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Search last-minute flights to Colombo from Sydney

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Sydney to Colombo
SriLankan Airlines
2 Jun.
SYD12:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
11h 15m
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
5 Jun.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
10h 20m
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
2 Jun.
SYD16:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
30h 40m
2 stops
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
5 Jun.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
39h 10m
2 stops
SYD11:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
31 May
SYD07:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
17h 05m
1 stop
CMB00:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
7 Jun.
CMB20:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
29h 05m
1 stop
SYD01:55Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
3 Jun.
SYD07:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
14h 50m
1 stop
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
7 Jun.
CMB08:15Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 05m
1 stop
SYD22:20Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
4 Jun.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
13h 35m
1 stop
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
11 Jun.
CMB08:15Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
27h 00m
1 stop
SYD11:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
SriLankan Airlines
1 Jun.
SYD06:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
16h 25m
1 stop
CMB22:55Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
24 Jun.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
10h 20m
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith

Best airlines flying from Sydney to Colombo

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Malindo AirPriceFrom $592Free cancellationRating
2.0
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China SouthernPriceFrom $652Free cancellationRating
6.9
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Cathay PacificPriceFrom $655Free cancellationRating
8.1
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China EasternPriceFrom $671Free cancellationRating
7.5
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Virgin AustraliaPriceFrom $717Free cancellationRating
7.8
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Air ChinaPriceFrom $756Free cancellationRating
7.0
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Malaysia AirlinesPriceFrom $807Free cancellationRating
7.6
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Thai AirwaysPriceFrom $886Free cancellationRating
7.6
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Singapore AirlinesPriceFrom $900Free cancellationRating
8.2
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SriLankan AirlinesPriceFrom $975Free cancellationRating
7.9
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Singapore Airlines flights from Sydney to Colombo

Our best Singapore Airlines deals on Sydney to Colombo flight tickets
Singapore Airlines
27 Jul.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
CMB00:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
12 Aug.
CMB20:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 25m
1 stop
SYD11:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
20 Jul.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
CMB00:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
5 Aug.
CMB20:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 25m
1 stop
SYD11:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
19 Aug.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
CMB00:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
11 Sep.
CMB20:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
14h 25m
1 stop
SYD11:15Sydney Kingsford Smith

SriLankan Airlines flights from Sydney to Colombo

Our best SriLankan Airlines deals on Sydney to Colombo flight tickets
SriLankan Airlines
5 Aug.
SYD12:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
11h 15m
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
25 Aug.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
10h 20m
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
SriLankan Airlines
29 Sep.
SYD12:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
11h 15m
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
10 Oct.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
10h 20m
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
SriLankan Airlines
2 Jun.
SYD12:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
11h 15m
CMB23:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
5 Jun.
CMB20:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
10h 20m
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith

  • Are airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Colombo offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Colombo, such as Singapore Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, and Malaysia Airlines may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Sydney Kingsford Smith to Colombo by plane?

    There are 8743.6 km between Sydney Kingsford Smith and Colombo. By plane, this route typically takes 11h 15m.



Alternative routes for Sydney to Colombo

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Fastest flight time47h 20m
Cheapest price$1,478

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