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Flight Routes from Colombo to Sydney

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FAQs about flights from Colombo Airport (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) to Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)

Is it possible to fly from Colombo Airport (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) to Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) at the moment?

If you're flying from Colombo Airport (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) to Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) and would like info about travel advisories or health guidelines, visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Here you'll find all you need to know before booking your ticket.

How long is the flight from CMB to Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD)?

It'll take about 15 hours and 29 minutes to make your way from Colombo to Sydney. Find your seat, do up that seat belt and binge-watch TV till your eyes pop out.

Are there non-stop flights between Colombo International Airport and Mascot Airport?

Unless you get a kick out of trying to get comfy on rock-hard plastic airport seats until your next flight, travelling nonstop is the smartest way to go. SriLankan Airlines is the only air carrier offering direct flights from Colombo International Airport to Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.). Lock in your seat and save your valuable holiday time for swanning around at the pool bar.

Can I cancel or change my flight to Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)?

If your Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) holiday plans have been upended, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit for your next lastminute escape. That getaway will just have to wait! Log in to your account to find out what your options are. For more info, head to our Customer Service Portal.

What airlines fly non-stop from Colombo International Airport to SYD?

Who flies direct to Sydney? SriLankan Airlines. Climb aboard one of the 13 monthly flights from Colombo Airport (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) and save yourself a time-consuming stopover.

How many flights are flown between CMB and Sydney Airport?

Take your pick of 5 flights between Colombo International Airport and SYD each day. You'll have no dramas bagging a flight to Sydney if you've made a lastminute decision to take a break.

Can you tell me what airlines have COVID-19 rules and social distancing if I'm planning on taking a flight?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar have got you covered if you're concerned about COVID-19. They all have social distancing rules and COVID-19 measures in place, that may include cleaning with disinfectant and providing passenger masks, to give you as much confidence as possible during your flight.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

Looking at lastminute.com.au travel demand in 2020, Friday is often the best day to book flights, when prices are generally at their cheapest. You may be tempted to wait to finalise your booking early into the week, but our data tells us ticket prices can creep up earlier in the week, especially on Tuesdays. Something to consider when planning your next holiday!

What is the cheapest month to fly?

Here's the lowdown on the lowest airfares: March is the cheapest month to fly. When looking at 2020 flight demand on lastminute.com.au, flights departing in March generally have the lowest ticket prices. As for the most expensive month to fly, our demand data found that on average, airfares are highest in June.

How can I book cheap flights?

Get a little creative when booking your next trip to save big time! You don't have to stick to the one airline or fare type for your return trip, so consider mixing and matching to get the most savings. Is it worth it? Well in 2020, savvy shoppers on lastminute.com.au saved over 45% when they booked return flights with two different airlines or fare types. The good news is we can help you mix and match to find the best deal… just start shopping!

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Itching to book your dream trip? We totally get it. You can start looking at flights on lastminute.com.au as early as 12 months in advance, but just keep in mind some airlines may not release all their available fares that early. But good news for last minute travellers, with 2020 lastminute.com.au data proving spontaneous travellers can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 2-4 weeks prior to travel.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

Here's an insider tip—you can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travellers who booked flights on lastminute.com.au in 2019 saved over 50% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on lastminute.com.au from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Bandaranaike Intl. to Kingsford Smith Intl. Flight
Origin AirportBandaranaike Intl.
Origin City NameColombo
Destination AirportKingsford Smith Intl.
Destination City NameSydney
Distance8709 km

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