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London to Colombo Flights

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Selected fares from London to Colombo

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $686
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $701
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $753
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $836
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $900
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $973
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $1,108
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $1,237
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $2,120
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $4,756
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $4,926
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $5,204
LON CMB Thu, Mar 12 - Thu, Apr 2 $5,646

London and Colombo airports and terminals

Airports in London , GB
map of airports in London
  • 1

    Heathrow Airport (LHR)

    Distance from City Center: 14 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LHR to CMB

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 Finnair
  • 2

    Gatwick Airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

  • 3

    Stansted Airport (STN)

    Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles

  • 4

    Luton Airport (LTN)

    Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles

  • 5

    London City Airport (LCY)

    Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles

  • 6

    Southend Airport (SEN)

    Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles

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Airports in Colombo , LK
map of airports in Colombo
  • 1

    Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte Airport (DWO)

    Distance from City Center: 4.5 miles

  • 2

    Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB)

    Distance from City Center: 17.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from LON to CMB

    Carriers
    Finnair
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Featured Colombo Airport Hotels

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Ramada Katunayake Colombo International Airport

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Cinnamon Grand Colombo

3 stars
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77 Galle Rd Map

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The Kingsbury

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The Gateway Hotel Colombo

4 stars
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234-238 Colombo Negombo Road Map

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January

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from London to Colombo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Jan 11 London (LHR) Colombo (CMB) Etihad Airways $686
Earn $6.86
Return Wed, Feb 18 Colombo (CMB) London (LHR) Etihad Airways
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from London to Colombo

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Mar 12 London (LHR) Colombo (CMB) Etihad Airways $686
Earn $6.86
Return Thu, Apr 2 Colombo (CMB) London (LHR) Etihad Airways
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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 £17.90 per day. Short-term parking is available at every terminal and is free for the first 15 minutes. You are then charged £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 Sun, Dec 21, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Qatar Airways/Qatar Airways QR6/QR662 LHR 8:00 AM CMB 2:25 AM 333/77W 12hr 55min
Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways EY12/EY266 LHR 9:15 AM CMB 3:35 AM 77W/320 12hr 50min
Etihad Airways/American Airlines EY12/AA9088 LHR 9:15 AM CMB 3:35 AM 77W/320 12hr 50min
Etihad Airways/Alitalia EY12/AZ5746 LHR 9:15 AM CMB 3:35 AM 77W/320 12hr 50min
Etihad Airways/SriLankan Airlines EY12/UL2266 LHR 9:15 AM CMB 3:35 AM 77W/320 12hr 50min
Emirates/SriLankan Airlines EK12/UL226 LGW 9:40 AM CMB 4:50 AM 77W/332 13hr 40min
Emirates/SriLankan Airlines EK8/UL226 LHR 9:10 AM CMB 4:50 AM 388/332 14hr 10min
Qantas/SriLankan Airlines QF8012/UL226 LGW 9:40 AM CMB 4:50 AM 77W/332 13hr 40min
Qantas/SriLankan Airlines QF8008/UL226 LHR 9:10 AM CMB 4:50 AM 388/332 14hr 10min
British Airways/Etihad Airways BA73/EY7152 LHR 9:50 AM CMB 4:55 AM 777/32S 13hr 35min
British Airways/SriLankan Airlines BA73/UL208 LHR 9:50 AM CMB 4:55 AM 777/321 13hr 35min
Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways EY12/EY7152 LHR 9:15 AM CMB 4:55 AM 77W/32S 14hr 10min
Etihad Airways/SriLankan Airlines EY12/UL208 LHR 9:15 AM CMB 4:55 AM 77W/321 14hr 10min