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The best prices from Dubai to Colombo are usually found in October or September, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

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

DXB - CMB
Price
AED 1,142 - AED 1,594
CMB
Temperature
30 - 33 °C
CMB
Rainfall
34 - 303 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 1,142

From Dubai to Colombo

One-way from

AED 786

One-way flight from Dubai 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 Dubai to Colombo?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 6% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Dubai to Colombo, book at least 56 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 2% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from AED 1,190 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as AED 1,194.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Colombo from Dubai. Users have commonly found prices around AED 1,257 for the month, but tickets can be as low as AED 1,065. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

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

When flying from Dubai to Colombo, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 4% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Dubai to Colombo in January, February 2021

The best prices found for DXB to CMB flights in January, February
6 Feb - 16 Feb
AED 1,476pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
16 Feb - 25 Feb
AED 1,484pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
14 Feb - 21 Feb
AED 1,506pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl

Dubai to Colombo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Dubai found for this year
16 May - 29 May
AED 1,274pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
8 May - 8 Jun
AED 1,282pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
2 Jun - 15 Jun
AED 1,289pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl

Direct flights to Colombo from Dubai

Save time with Dubai to Colombo direct flight deals
15 May - 30 May
AED 1,274pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
8 May - 8 Jun
AED 1,282pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
2 Jun - 15 Jun
AED 1,289pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl

Last-minute flights from Dubai to Colombo

Late deals on return flights to Colombo from Dubai, departing today and this week
24 Jan - 7 Feb
AED 4,293pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
24 Jan - 6 Feb
AED 4,378pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
24 Jan - 7 Feb
AED 4,841pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl

One-way flights to Colombo from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to Colombo
15:40 - 04:00
IndiGo
1 stop
10h 50m
DXB - CMB
IndiGo
AED 786
lastminute.com
13:10 - 19:05
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
4h 25m
DXB - CMB
SriLankan Airlines
AED 886
Kiwi.com
20:55 - 08:00
SpiceJet
1 stop
9h 35m
DXB - CMB
SpiceJet
AED 889
Kiwi.com

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

Flight FAQs

From Dubai to Colombo

Can I find flights from Dubai to Colombo for under AED 1,469 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to Colombo for under AED 1,469. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just AED 1,274, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,348.

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

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Dubai Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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.

Are there direct flights from Dubai to Colombo for under AED 1,469 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Dubai to Colombo under AED 1,469. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai to Colombo is less than AED 1,352.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai to Colombo for under AED 4,407?

There are currently 15+ open flights from Dubai to Colombo within the next 7 days for less than AED 4,407.

What days are direct flights available from Dubai to Colombo?

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

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

1 flight departure from Dubai Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Dubai or Colombo?

In Dubai, there will be less rainfall in Dubai compared to Colombo over the next 5 days.

Is Dubai weather warmer or cooler than Colombo?

With an average temperature of 41 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Colombo are colder than in Dubai.

How long does is the flight from Dubai to Colombo?

Emirates, flydubai, and Oman Air can get you from Dubai to Colombo in just under 4h 25m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h. The distance from Dubai to Colombo is about 3307 km. 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 Dubai to Colombo return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Dubai to Colombo from AED 1,275 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are flydubai, from AED 1,312, and Oman Air, from AED 1,389.

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

AED 702 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from SpiceJet. You may also be able to find cheap deals on IndiGo and SriLankan Airlines, with prices starting from AED 786 and AED 886, respectively.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Dubai to Colombo
Today's exchange rate
AED 1 = Rs 52.16
Flight duration
4h 53m
Average temperature for January in Colombo
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Colombo
34.0 mm

Airports servicing Dubai

Airports servicing Colombo

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl (CMB)

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.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Salam Air
AED 160 AED 283 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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Oman Air
AED 249 AED 329 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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Jet Airways
AED 291 AED 338 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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Etihad Airways
AED 288 AED 346 No cancel fee 75%
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flydubai
AED 270 AED 350 No cancel fee N/A

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

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Gulf Air
AED 28 AED 354 No cancel fee 67%
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SriLankan Airlines
AED 147 AED 357 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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Air Arabia
AED 251 AED 366 No cancel fee 79%

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

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Emirates
AED 44 AED 373 No cancel fee 75%
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Kuwait Airways
AED 42 AED 374 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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Hourly flight availability from Dubai to Colombo

Morning 6 AM to midday 50% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 23% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 15% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 12% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Dubai to Colombo
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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