Cheap flights from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport

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How to find the cheapest flight from Dubai (DXB) to Colombo (CMB)

All the information you need to plan the best DXB to CMB flight in 2023: compare Dubai to Colombo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Colombo.

DXB - CMB

Price

AED 432 - AED 600

CMB

Temperature

27 - 28 °C

CMB

Rainfall

60 - 350 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip fromAED 1,586From Dubai Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
One-way fromAED 599One-way flight from Dubai Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 28 days in advance to save up to 3% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 28 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as AED 1,877, or AED 1,950 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport. Flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Dubai in February are about AED 1,843 on average during February, but can be found for as low as AED 1,399.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (DXB - CMB)?

When flying from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Dubai to Colombo in January, February 2023

The best prices found for DXB to CMB flights in January, February
8 Feb - 11 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,399

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 25/1

4 Feb - 22 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,407

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 23/1

30 Jan - 8 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,414

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 24/1

Dubai to Colombo 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Dubai found for this year
8 Feb - 11 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,399

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 25/1

4 Feb - 22 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,407

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 23/1

1 Mar - 11 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,410

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 24/1

Cheap IndiGo flights from Dubai to Colombo

1 Mar - 20 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

28h 35m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 25m
AED 1,465

IndiGo

Pick Dates

Deal found 23/1

16 Feb - 21 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

28h 35m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

7h 25m
AED 1,473

IndiGo

Pick Dates

Deal found 25/1

19 Feb - 28 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

15h 50m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 25m
AED 1,484

IndiGo

Pick Dates

Deal found 24/1

  • IndiGo is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport. Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport flights are typically 282% more expensive than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from IndiGo typically cost AED 520.06 RT. The cheapest IndiGo flight found for this route was AED 453. The most popular departure airport in Dubai when flying to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is Dubai Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport. When flying from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, IndiGo flights are 3% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Oman Air flights from Dubai to Colombo

4 Feb - 23 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

12h 55m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

13h 00m
AED 1,458

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/1

2 Feb - 9 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

24h 05m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

25h 25m
AED 1,476

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/1

5 May - 12 May
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

14h 05m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

7h 45m
AED 1,535

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 24/1

  • One of the most popular airlines travelling from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is Oman Air. Flights on this route from Oman Air typically cost AED 503.82 RT, a price that is 290% more expensive than the average Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport flight. The cheapest flight found was AED 420 RT. When travelling from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport on Oman Air, the most popular airport to depart from is Dubai Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport. When flying from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, Oman Air flights are -8% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Colombo from Dubai

Save time with Dubai to Colombo direct flight deals
8 Feb - 11 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,399

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 25/1

6 Feb - 23 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,407

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 23/1

1 Mar - 11 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,410

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 24/1

Last-minute flights from Dubai to Colombo

Late deals on return flights to Colombo from Dubai, departing today and this week
4 Feb - 22 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 45m
AED 1,407

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 23/1

4 Feb - 23 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

12h 55m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

13h 00m
AED 1,458

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/1

2 Feb - 9 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

24h 05m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

25h 25m
AED 1,476

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/1

One-way flights to Colombo from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to Colombo
13 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 569

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 23/1

6 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 573

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 23/1

6 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 580

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 24/1

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Dubai to Colombo flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl?

For a flight from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl, you will be flying from Dubai Intl. Dubai Intl (DXB) is just 10.9 km from the centre of the city. Dubai Intl is the only Dubai airport and it handles 11 outbound flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl per day. 14 airlines have flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl from Dubai Intl on a regular basis.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Dubai Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. SriLankan Airlines, Emirates, and flydubai 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.

Can I find flights from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under AED 1,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under AED 1,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SriLankan Airlines for just AED 1,399, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,473.

Are there direct flights from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under AED 1,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport under AED 1,400. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is less than AED 1,535.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under AED 1,500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,500.

What days are direct flights available from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport on average per day?

On average 4 flights depart from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

For as low as AED 1,399, SriLankan Airlines can have you in Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Dubai in 4h 25m. Airlines will cover a distance of 3307 km. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, SriLankan Airlines (AED 1,399), IndiGo (AED 1,465), and Oman Air (AED 1,476) offers the cheapest pricing from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport. Users have found that SriLankan Airlines is 24% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport one-way?

AED 569 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from SriLankan Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on IndiGo and Vistara, with prices starting from AED 635 and AED 694, respectively.

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

Before booking your flight from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, check out the most popular airlines for this route: IndiGo, FitsAir or Jet Airways.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Consider Air Canada (59%), Air Mauritius (57%) or SriLankan Airlines (47%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Dubai to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport? While on average our users pay AED 2,794, our data indicates the cheapest price to be AED 726. The most popular route (Dubai Intl - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl), is priced around AED 1,399.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Dubai to Colombo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dubai to Colombo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Salam AirCheapestAED 761AverageAED 1,685FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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طيران الجزيرة‎CheapestAED 763AverageAED 1,541FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time95%COVID-19 safety
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FitsAirCheapestAED 937AverageAED 1,969FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Jet AirwaysCheapestAED 1,070AverageAED 1,242FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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IndiGoCheapestAED 1,169AverageAED 1,566FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapestAED 1,271AverageAED 1,694FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Gulf AirCheapestAED 1,281AverageAED 1,573FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Oman AirCheapestAED 1,289AverageAED 1,692FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestAED 1,453AverageAED 1,776FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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SriLankan AirlinesCheapestAED 1,516AverageAED 1,759FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Dubai to Colombo

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dubai to Colombo
38%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
15%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
22%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
25%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Dubai to Colombo

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dubai to Colombo
Sunday10daily flights
Monday12daily flights
Tuesday12daily flights
Wednesday12daily flights
Thursday12daily flights
Friday11daily flights
Saturday12daily flights
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