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The best prices from Abu Dhabi to Colombo are usually found in September or October, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Colombo (CMB)

AUH - CMB
Price
AED 1,179 - AED 1,862
CMB
Temperature
30 - 33 °C
CMB
Rainfall
34 - 303 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 1,179

From Abu Dhabi to Colombo

One-way from

AED 848

One-way flight from Abu Dhabi to Colombo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Abu Dhabi to Colombo?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Colombo.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Abu Dhabi to Colombo?

To save up to 2% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 56 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Abu Dhabi to Colombo from AED 1,190 1-2 weeks out and tickets from AED 1,194 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Abu Dhabi to Colombo?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Colombo from Abu Dhabi average AED 1,257. You can even find prices in October for less than AED 1,257, as users have found deals to Colombo from as low as AED 1,065. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Colombo from Abu Dhabi. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 26%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Abu Dhabi to Colombo (AUH - CMB)?

It’s optimal to fly from Abu Dhabi to Colombo at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 13% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo in January, February 2021

The best prices found for AUH to CMB flights in January, February
10 Feb - 12 Feb
AED 1,138pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
15 Feb - 22 Feb
AED 1,322pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
16 Feb - 22 Feb
AED 1,432pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Abu Dhabi to Colombo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Abu Dhabi found for this year
1 May - 15 May
AED 999pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
8 Apr - 21 Apr
AED 1,025pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
7 Apr - 21 Apr
AED 1,039pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Direct flights to Colombo from Abu Dhabi

Save time with Abu Dhabi to Colombo direct flight deals
1 May - 15 May
AED 999pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
8 Apr - 21 Apr
AED 1,025pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
7 Apr - 21 Apr
AED 1,039pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Last-minute flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo

Late deals on return flights to Colombo from Abu Dhabi, departing today and this week
25 Jan - 27 Feb
AED 3,808pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
25 Jan - 28 Feb
AED 3,863pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
GoAir
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
25 Jan - 27 Feb
AED 3,937pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

One-way flights to Colombo from Abu Dhabi

The cheapest one-way flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo
18:45 - 09:10
GoAir
1 stop
12h 55m
AUH - CMB
GoAir
AED 849
Kiwi.com
12:40 - 00:50
Oman Air
1 stop
10h 40m
AUH - CMB
Oman Air
AED 908
Rehlat
04:55 - 11:00
Etihad Airways
Direct
4h 35m
AUH - CMB
Etihad Airways
AED 1,051
Travel2Be

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Flight FAQs

From Abu Dhabi to Colombo

Can I find flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo for under AED 1,102 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo for under AED 1,102. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just AED 999, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,153.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. New policies for travellers booking flights from Abu Dhabi Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. SriLankan Airlines, Etihad Airways, and Oman Air are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like SriLankan Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo for under AED 1,102 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo under AED 1,102. A good price for a direct flight from Abu Dhabi to Colombo is less than AED 1,256.

Are there last-minute flights available from Abu Dhabi to Colombo for under AED 4,040?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Abu Dhabi to Colombo within the next 7 days for less than AED 4,040.

What days are direct flights available from Abu Dhabi to Colombo?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Friday.

How many flights depart from Abu Dhabi to Colombo on average per day?

Travellers can expect 5 flights from Abu Dhabi Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl on average per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Abu Dhabi or Colombo?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Abu Dhabi is roughly less than Colombo. You can assume this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is Abu Dhabi weather warmer or cooler than Colombo?

Expect the weather to be around 43 °C on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Colombo is generally colder than in Abu Dhabi.

How long does is the flight from Abu Dhabi to Colombo?

Departing from Abu Dhabi to Colombo will take you 4h 25m. There are 3318 km between Abu Dhabi and Colombo. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Abu Dhabi to Colombo return?

According to our current data, Etihad Airways (AED 999), offers the cheapest pricing from Abu Dhabi to Colombo. You may be able to fly from Abu Dhabi to Colombo for 28% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Abu Dhabi to Colombo one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Etihad Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as AED 562. Users have also found prices from AED 816 and AED 834 on Etihad Airways and Gulf Air, respectively.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Abu Dhabi to Colombo
Today's exchange rate
AED 1 = Rs 52.13
Flight duration
4h 34m
Average temperature for January in Colombo
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Colombo
34.0 mm

Airports servicing Abu Dhabi

Airports servicing Colombo

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl (CMB)

Top 8 airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Colombo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Abu Dhabi to Colombo 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
Salam Air
AED 138 AED 277 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Salam Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Jet Airways
AED 278 AED 321 No cancel fee 74%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Jet Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Gulf Air
AED 29 AED 329 No cancel fee 67%
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Oman Air
AED 266 AED 358 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Oman Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Kuwait Airways
AED 290 AED 389 No cancel fee 64%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Kuwait Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
AED 318 AED 395 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
AED 68 AED 403 No cancel fee 75%
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SriLankan Airlines
AED 284 AED 408 No cancel fee 68%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by SriLankan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hourly flight availability from Abu Dhabi to Colombo

Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 70% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 29% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Abu Dhabi to Colombo
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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