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Colombo to Dubai Flights

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Selected fares from Colombo to Dubai

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CMB DXB Tue, Dec 30 - Fri, Jan 9 $413
CMB DXB Fri, Jan 16 - Sat, Jan 24 $415
CMB DXB Fri, Jan 16 - Sat, Jan 24 $435
CMB DXB Sun, Dec 28 - Sat, Jan 24 $467
CMB DXB Fri, Jan 16 - Sat, Jan 24 $469
CMB DXB Sun, Dec 28 - Sat, Jan 24 $534
CMB DXB Sun, Dec 28 - Sat, Jan 24 $544
CMB DXB Fri, Jan 16 - Sat, Jan 24 $605
CMB DXB Fri, Dec 26 - Mon, Jan 5 $1,198
CMB DXB Sun, Dec 28 - Sat, Jan 24 $1,348
CMB DXB Sun, Dec 28 - Sat, Jan 24 $2,457
CMB DXB Sun, Dec 28 - Sat, Jan 24 $2,959
CMB DXB Tue, Jan 6 - Mon, Jan 12 $3,654
CMB DXB Tue, Jan 6 - Mon, Jan 12 $6,608
CMB DXB Fri, Jan 16 - Sat, Jan 24 $7,888

Colombo and Dubai airports and terminals

Airports in Colombo , LK
map of airports in Colombo
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    Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte Airport (DWO)

    Distance from City Center: 4.5 miles

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    Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB)

    Distance from City Center: 17.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from CMB to DXB

    Carriers
    Emirates
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Airports in Dubai , AE
map of airports in Dubai
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    Dubai International Airport (DXB)

    Distance from City Center: 7.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CMB to DXB

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 Emirates
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January

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Colombo to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 16 Colombo (CMB) Dubai (DXB) Emirates $415
Earn $4.15
Return Sat, Jan 24 Dubai (DXB) Colombo (CMB) Emirates
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Flights to Dubai

Bandaranaike International Airport

The Bandaranaike International Airport is located on Canada Friendship Road, approximately 21 miles from Colombo. Twenty-four airlines serve the airport, including SriLankan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Thai Airways, Air Asia and China Eastern Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights from Colombo to any destination in the world, it's easy to find great deals. The website searches through flights from all of the available airlines to find you an air ticket that fits your travel needs and budget.

Parking and Transportation

The airport has various parking lots available if you need to leave your car while you travel. The terminal car park costs $2.73 per day, and the remote car park costs $1.82 per day. You can also take a taxi to the airport from Colombo. The city has a fleet of over 600 taxicabs, and cab fare to the airport costs approximately $54.52. Buses also run between the city and the airport throughout the day.

Dining at the Airport

The airport has restaurants located in the departure lobby and the transit lounge. These restaurants serve a variety of international foods. The airport also has a café and bar that serves drinks and alcoholic beverages. When you use Orbitz.com to book flights from Colombo, all of your travel arrangements are taken care of before you arrive at the airport. This gives you plenty of time to relax and enjoy a meal before you board your plane.

Trips to Dubai

The city of Dubai possesses the largest population in the United Arab Emirates. Located on the coastline of the Persian Gulf, Dubai has become a popular destination for tourists from around the world. Using Orbitz.com, you can find cheap flights to Dubai year-round and fly into the Dubai International Airport to enjoy everything this international tourist attraction has to offer. The airport is used by more than 130 airlines, which arrive from more than 200 locations worldwide. The airlines operating out of Dubai include Aeroflot, Air India, Cathay Pacific, Delta Air Lines, British Airways and Air France. The airport is conveniently located only 2.5 miles from the city.

Transportation From Dubai International Airport

Taxis are the primary method for traveling from the airport to a final destination in Dubai. Dubai Transport taxis provide metered rides into the city starting at about $5.50, with the total cost depending on the destination. Hotels in the area also offer transportation from the airport for their guests. Buses run regular routes throughout the city, servicing most of the hotels within the city center, and an automated train runs at 10-minute intervals between all 10 stations in the city. If taking the train, you'll be limited to only two pieces of luggage.

The Weather in Dubai

Dubai enjoys a hot and arid climate throughout the year. During the summers, temperatures average between 80 degrees Fahrenheit at night and 108 degrees during the day. Winter provides some escape from the intense summer heat, with temperatures running between 57 degrees at night and 73 degrees in the daytime. Clothing during the summer should be very light and airy to handle both the heat and humidity of the city. During the winter, a light jacket may be required for colder nights.

Things to Do in Dubai

Dubai is a growing city and features a variety of events that attract a large number of tourists each year. The city prides itself on having some of the world's premiere attractions, such as the Dubai Airshow, which is held each year as one of the world's largest aerospace exhibitions. The Race to Dubai is the world's richest golf tournament, while the Dubai World Cup is the world's richest horserace. A large number of shops are also available, providing a place to enjoy your savings from the low fare on cheap flights to Dubai that you reserve through Orbitz.com.

Interesting facts about flights from Colombo to Dubai

    • 3 direct flights are operating from Colombo to Dubai today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 33m.
    • Emirates flight 651 (3:50 AM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's earliest available flight from Colombo to Dubai.
    • Emirates flight 349 (8:55 PM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's latest available flight from Colombo to Dubai.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Colombo to Dubai (Emirates flight 349, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 4h 30m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Colombo to Dubai (Emirates flight 651, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 4h 35m.
    • Flights from Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB), Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte Airport (DWO) to Dubai International Airport (DXB) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Colombo to Dubai on Mon, Dec 22, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Air India/Emirates AI274/EK547 CMB 4:35 PM DXB 12:45 AM 321/772 9hr 40min
Etihad Airways/Alitalia EY7153/AZ5798 CMB 6:45 PM XNB 1:15 AM 32S/BUS 8hr 0min
Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways EY7153/EY5432 CMB 6:45 PM XNB 1:15 AM 32S/BUS 8hr 0min
SriLankan Airlines/Alitalia UL207/AZ5798 CMB 6:45 PM XNB 1:15 AM 321/BUS 8hr 0min
SriLankan Airlines/SWISS UL2274/LX243 CMB 7:15 PM DXB 1:25 AM 332/333 7hr 40min
SriLankan Airlines/SWISS UL205/LX243 CMB 7:40 PM DXB 1:25 AM 320/333 7hr 15min
Oman Air/SWISS WY374/LX243 CMB 7:15 PM DXB 1:25 AM 332/333 7hr 40min
Oman Air/SWISS WY5205/LX243 CMB 7:40 PM DXB 1:25 AM 320/333 7hr 15min
Emirates EK653 CMB 8:35 PM DXB 2:05 AM 773 7hr 0min
SriLankan Airlines/Emirates UL103/EK653 CMB 6:40 PM DXB 2:05 AM 320/773 8hr 55min
Oman Air/Emirates WY5103/EK653 CMB 6:40 PM DXB 2:05 AM 343/773 8hr 55min
Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways EY7153/EY5412 CMB 6:45 PM XNB 2:20 AM 32S/BUS 9hr 5min
SriLankan Airlines/Emirates UL2274/EK7240 CMB 7:15 PM DXB 3:00 AM 332/73H 9hr 15min