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Fares from $502 One Way, $807 Round Trip from Colombo to Sydney

Prices starting at $807 for return flights and $502 for one-way flights to Sydney were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Sydney from Colombo

Route Information for Flights from Colombo to Sydney

Origin Airport IATA CodeCMB
Destination Airport IATA CodeSYD
Distance5443 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSriLankan Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival11:20AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival11:20AM UTC

Colombo to Sydney

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If you are looking for a discount price on last-minute flights from Colombo to Sydney, chances are that Orbitz can offer you a deal that will save you lots of money. Whether you just want to get away for the weekend or go on a vacation lasting weeks, Orbitz can help you find the best deals on Colombo to Sydney flights that fit your budget and your itinerary for the perfect trip.

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Flights from Colombo to Sydney - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Colombo to Sydney?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights between Colombo and Sydney. If you're thinking of flying from Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) to Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), you'll need to change planes. Singapore Airlines, Emirates and Qatar Airways service this route with only one stopover. Use the layover to stretch those legs and grab a bite to eat.

What is the shortest flight from Colombo to Sydney?

The fastest flight time is 11 hours and 15 minutes, so take some measures to help avoid jet lag on your Colombo to Sydney trip. Remember to move around the cabin, get some shut-eye and drink water.

What airlines fly from Colombo to Sydney most frequently?
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Sydney?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Sydney have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Sydney with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Sydney without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.