Selected fares from London to Colombo
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$723|
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$748|
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$761|
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$770|
|LON||CMB||Wed, Nov 18 - Fri, Dec 11||$813|
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$818|
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$1,073|
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$2,019|
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$5,192|
|LON||CMB||Thu, Sep 10 - Thu, Oct 8||$5,208|
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London and Colombo airports and terminals
Airports in London , GB
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Distance from City Center: 14 miles
Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Distance from City Center: 25 miles
Stansted Airport (STN)
Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles
Luton Airport (LTN)
Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles
London City Airport (LCY)
Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles
Southend Airport (SEN)
Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from London to Colombo
|Leave Fri, Aug 14||London (LHR)||Colombo (CMB)||Oman Air||
|Return Fri, Sep 18||Colombo (CMB)||London (LHR)||Oman Air|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from London to Colombo
|Leave Wed, Sep 9||London (LHR)||Colombo (CMB)||Jet Airways||
|Return Wed, Sep 30||Colombo (CMB)||London (LHR)||Jet Airways|
Traveling from London to Colombo
London Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. You can book low-cost flights from London to any city in the world through Orbitz.com. London Heathrow Airport is the busiest airport in the United Kingdom. It is located west of central London and offers direct and connecting flights to locations throughout the world. The major airlines that service Heathrow Airport include Air Canada, Air France, Air China, American Airlines, Australian Airlines and British Airways. You can book flights on these, and many other airlines that fly out of this airport, on Orbitz.com.
Parking at Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport has long-term and short-term parking lots. Long-term parking is available at Terminal 1, Terminal 3 and Terminal 4 and costs Â£17.90 per day. Short-term parking is available at every terminal and is free for the first 15 minutes. You are then charged Â£2.80 per hour. Each parking lot has shuttle services that travelers can use to get to the airport's main entrance.
London Ground Transportation
London has public busses, trams, a light rail service and a heavy rail service. London's transport system serves every area of the city and provides services directly to London Heathrow Airport. There are complimentary shuttle services available that take travelers from bus and rail stops close to the airport right to the ticket gates. There are also taxi services available to travelers as well. If you are flying into London and need transportation, book a rental car in advance on Orbitz.com.
Airport Dining Facilities
There are many places to dine in London Heathrow Airport, including Coffee Republic, The Bridge Bar, The Skylark and Bagel Street. Krispy Kreme, TGI Friday's and Starbucks are also located in the dining area. Always use Orbitz.com to find great sales on flights from London, and arrive to the airport early enough to grab a snack and relax before your trip.
Bandaranaike International Airport
Colombo is the capital city of Sri Lanka, and it is one of the most popular tourist spots in Southeast Asia. It can be a challenge to locate cheap flights to Colombo, but Orbitz.com offers a specialized search engine that searches a variety of airports at one time to locate the best deals. The Bandaranaike International Airport is located approximately 20 miles from downtown Colombo. Twenty-four airlines service the airport including Air India, China Eastern Airlines, Gulf Air, Singapore Airlines and Tiger Airways.
Transportation from the Airport
Many hotels and tourist locations offer complimentary transportation to and from the airport. Buses and taxis are available at various locations around the city for a flat rate, and the train station is located close to the airport. Fees for the train depend on the destination. Orbitz.com can help travelers find the best deals on car rentals in the area.
Weather in Colombo
Colombo offers warm year-round temperatures. The warmest months of the year are March and April when temperatures are close to 90 degrees. The coolest months are July though November when the average temperatures are in the mid-80s.
Things to Do in Colombo
There is a variety of things to do in Colombo. The Fort in the city dates back to the Portuguese and Dutch periods. It is now home to a variety of shops, offices and tourist spots. The Galle Face Green is the promenade on the sea that is reminiscent to the British era. It is one of the biggest open spaces in Colombo and a popular spot for picnics. The Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara is a famous Buddhist Temple that offers several religious processions throughout the year. Orbitz.com can help visitors locate cheap flights to Colombo and the best deals in travel.
Flight schedule for flights from London to Colombo on Tue, Jul 7, 2015
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|British Airways/SriLankan Airlines||BA73/UL2266||LHR||9:35 AM||CMB||3:30 AM||777/320||13hr 25min|
|Etihad Airways/SriLankan Airlines||EY12/UL2266||LHR||9:30 AM||CMB||3:30 AM||388/320||13hr 30min|
|SAS Scandinavian Airlines/SriLankan Airlines||SK8212/UL2266||LHR||9:15 AM||CMB||3:30 AM||388/320||13hr 45min|
|British Airways/American Airlines||BA73/AA9088||LHR||9:35 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||777/320||13hr 35min|
|British Airways/Alitalia||BA73/AZ5746||LHR||9:35 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||777/320||13hr 35min|
|British Airways/Etihad Airways||BA73/EY266||LHR||9:35 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||777/320||13hr 35min|
|Etihad Airways/American Airlines||EY12/AA9088||LHR||9:30 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||388/320||13hr 40min|
|Etihad Airways/Alitalia||EY12/AZ5746||LHR||9:30 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||388/320||13hr 40min|
|Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways||EY12/EY266||LHR||9:30 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||388/320||13hr 40min|
|SAS Scandinavian Airlines/American Airlines||SK8212/AA9088||LHR||9:15 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||388/320||13hr 55min|
|SAS Scandinavian Airlines/Alitalia||SK8212/AZ5746||LHR||9:15 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||388/320||13hr 55min|
|SAS Scandinavian Airlines/Etihad Airways||SK8212/EY266||LHR||9:15 AM||CMB||3:40 AM||388/320||13hr 55min|
|Kuwait Airways/Kuwait Airways||KU104/KU361||LHR||11:30 AM||CMB||4:30 AM||AB6/AB6||12hr 30min|
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