Flights Colombo - London

Last minute flights from Colombo to London

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Colombo London
Tue, 04 Jun CMB - LGW
Wed, 05 Jun LGW - CMB
917€ 874€
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Colombo London
Sun, 26 May CMB - LGW
307€ 294€
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Route information

Currency and cost comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
2073% Trains are 2073% more expensive in London than in Colombo.
Colombo 0.15€
London 3.26€
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
659% The average meal is 659% more expensive in London than in Colombo.
Colombo 3.07€
London 23.29€
Exchange rate
1 EUR = 0.87 GBP
1 GBP = 1.16 EUR
Last checked on 24 May 2024
Distance: 8712 kms
Colombo airports
Katunayake International (CMB) How far from city centre: 27 kms
Ratmalana (RML) How far from city centre: 27 kms
Beira Lake (BYV) How far from city centre: 1 kms
London airports
Gatwick (LGW) How far from city centre: 40 kms
Heathrow (LHR) How far from city centre: 23 kms
Stansted (STN) How far from city centre: 49 kms
Luton International (LTN) How far from city centre: 43 kms
Southend (SEN) How far from city centre: 57 kms
London City (LCY) How far from city centre: 12 kms

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Colombo to London

What are the benefits of booking flexible flight tickets?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to United Kingdom. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Colombo to London, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Colombo and London. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is London more expensive than Colombo to visit?
Looking at the price of taxis, a ride in London costs an around 5.24 EUR euros, 1316% more expensive than Colombo, with a fare of 0.37 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 2073% more in London: 3.26 EUR euros against 0.15 EUR euros in Colombo. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 23.29 EUR euros in London, 659% more than the 3.07 EUR euros in Colombo. The price of a coffee is approximately 83% more expensive in London, with an average of 4.20 EUR euros, while in Colombo the coffee costs 2.30 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Colombo to London flights?
The most popular month for flights from Colombo to London are: July, May and April.
When is the best time to travel from Colombo to London?
A good period of the year to visit London from Colombo really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, August is the best month to fly to London from Colombo, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by April and July. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds November, October and February are the months with fewer searches for the route Colombo -  London.
What is the duration of a flight from Colombo to London?
Flight time, on average, from Colombo to London is usually 13:02 hours on average, at an average distance of 9,148 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in London compared to Colombo?
The average temperature in Colombo the average temperature is 34.0 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 3.0 mm , London's temperatures reach 29.01 during the hot season, with 9.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -3.09 degrees in London, compared to the 20.54 average degrees reported in Colombo. During the winter period, Colombo can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while London have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Colombo and London?
The most common route form Colombo to London is: Katunayake International (CMB) to Gatwick (LGW). These airlines fly this route:
  • TUI Airways.
  • Find more Colombo to London flights between Katunayake International (CMB) to Heathrow (LHR) which are flown by the following airline(s): Srilankan Airlines.
  • Air Canada.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Colombo to London are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Colombo to London are:
  • British Airways, stopping in Doha for 70 minutes at least.
  • Emirates, with 75 minutes stop in Dubai.
  • Kuwait Airways, with 240 minutes scale in Kuwait.

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