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Flights Istanbul - Colombo

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  • Flights to Colombo for the best price

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Departure Sun, 12 Feb Return Sat, 18 Feb
SAW Istanbul
CMB Colombo
return from 455€
Departure Sat, 25 Feb Return Tue, 07 Mar
IST Istanbul
CMB Colombo
return from 567€
Departure Wed, 01 Mar Return Sat, 04 Mar
IST Istanbul
CMB Colombo
return from 746€
Route information
Get useful information about Istanbul and Colombo to organize your journey.
Currency and cost comparison
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Colombo are 77% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Colombo is 76% cheaper than a meal in Istanbul.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Colombo is 60% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Colombo is 28% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Istanbul airports
  • ( Istanbul Airport (IST)
    How far from city centre: 34 kms
  • ( Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)
    How far from city centre: 30 kms
  • ( Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL)
    How far from city centre: 14 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
K Distance: 6283 kms

Find flights from Istanbul - Colombo

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Istanbul to Colombo? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Colombo. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Istanbul to Colombo?
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For flights from Istanbul to Colombo, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Istanbul and Colombo. 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 Colombo more expensive than Istanbul to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Colombo costs an average of 0.25 EUR euros, 60% cheaper than Istanbul, with a fare of 0.62 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 77% less in Colombo: 0.11 EUR euros against 0.48 EUR euros in Istanbul. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 1.27 EUR euros in Colombo, 76% less than the 5.38 EUR euros in Istanbul. The price of a coffee is approximately 28% cheaper in Colombo, with an average of 1.44 EUR euros, while in Istanbul the coffee costs 2.01 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Istanbul to Colombo flights?
The most popular month for flights from Istanbul to Colombo are: December, November and January.
When is the best time to travel from Istanbul to Colombo?
A good period of the year to visit Colombo from Istanbul really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, December is the best month to fly to Colombo from Istanbul, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by January and November. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds June, May and September are the months with fewer searches for the route Istanbul -  Colombo.
What is the duration of a flight from Istanbul to Colombo?
Flight time, on average, from Istanbul to Colombo is usually 08:45 hours on average, at an average distance of 6,286 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Colombo compared to Istanbul?
The average temperature in Istanbul the average temperature is 32.95 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 5.3 mm , Colombo's temperatures reach 34.0 during the hot season, with 3.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 20.54 degrees in Colombo, compared to the -0.3 average degrees reported in Istanbul. During the winter period, Istanbul can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Colombo have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Istanbul and Colombo?
The most common route form Istanbul to Colombo is: Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) to Katunayake International (CMB). These airlines fly this route:
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Find more Istanbul to Colombo flights between Istanbul Airport (IST) to Katunayake International (CMB) which are flown by the following airline(s): Turkish Airlines.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Istanbul to Colombo are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Istanbul to Colombo are:
  • SalamAir, stopping in Muscat for 245 minutes at least.
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