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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Edinburgh to Colombo were for one-way flights and £1,040 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Origin Airport IATA codeEDI
Destination Airport IATA codeCMB
Flight Price£1,040

Colombo Flight Information

Traveling From Edinburgh
Origin Airport IATA Code GLA
Traveling To Colombo
Destination Airport IATA Code CMB
Number of Airlines Serving
Available Airlines British Airways, Qatar Airways, Air France
Distance
Direct Flight Time
Flight Price £1,040

Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to fly from Edinburgh to Colombo right now?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides crucial info about travelling from Edinburgh to Colombo during these uncertain times. You’ll find everything from health guidelines to flying restrictions, as well as a host of other important info you should know about before you plan a flight.
Can I cancel my flight booking to Colombo due to COVID-19?
As an ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Colombo booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.
What are the best airports for Edinburgh to Colombo flights?
Planning to travel to Colombo from Edinburgh? Here are the most often flown routes that’ll take you there:

  • Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.) to Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 7 flights per week
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to CMB - 3 flights per week

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to Colombo?
Hold off on your quest to find a perfect airline. We’ve done the research and found a good variety of air carriers with flights from Edinburgh to Colombo. One choice is Emirates, which has 30 flights each month. But if you want to know that you’ve gotten the biggest bang for your buck, consider other options. Qatar Airways is another awesome choice and operates 13 flights each month.
How many flights are there from Edinburgh to Colombo?
Your incredible getaway is just a couple of clicks away. Around 30 flights run every month from Edinburgh to Colombo.
Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?
Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing SriLankan Airlines, IndiGo or Air India. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What are the cheapest days to book a flight?
This is one is easy to remember: Ticket Thursdays. We found that tickets booked on a Thursday resulted in the best deal on average in 2021. However, Friday can be the worst day to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2021.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2021, Friday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly, with Tuesday as a close second. That’s definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Thinking of traveling mid-week? It turns out that Wednesdays generally had the most expensive airline tickets, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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To find the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Colombo, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Edinburgh to Colombo is December. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £1,040 and can rise to £1,648 for return flights.  

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We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Edinburgh to Colombo to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Marino Beach Colombo

Marino Beach Colombo

5 out of 5
590 Marine Drive, Colombo, WP, 00300
The price is £67 per night from 20 Aug to 21 Aug
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Colombo. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (488 reviews)
"Great location fantastic swimming pool and jacuzzi Shopping centre attached convenient as well"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2022

Marino Beach Colombo
Granbell Hotel Colombo

Granbell Hotel Colombo

3.5 out of 5
282/5, Kollupitiya Road, Colombo 03, Colombo, Western Province, 00300
The price is £62 per night from 20 Aug to 21 Aug
Stay at this 3.5-star hotel in Colombo. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and breakfast. Popular attractions Liberty Plaza and United States Embassy Colombo are ...
3.5/5 Good! (2 reviews)
"Needs lots of improvement from front office . Food needs to be even better .. food is so bad too"

Reviewed on 15 May 2022

Granbell Hotel Colombo
The Kingsbury Colombo

The Kingsbury Colombo

5 out of 5
48 Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo, 1
The price is £83 per night from 20 Aug to 21 Aug
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Colombo. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the breakfast and the pool in their reviews. ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (627 reviews)
Good value for money!
"The hotel is well located in a happening part of the city. There are a number of other 5 star hotels in the area as well including the Taj Samudra and Galle Face Hotel. The hotel is well decorated and our room faced the pool as well as the harbour. However, there was some construction going on in ..."

Reviewed on 21 Apr 2022

The Kingsbury Colombo

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Mandarina Colombo

Mandarina Colombo

5 out of 5
433, Galle Road, Colombo, 00300
The price is £49 per night from 24 Aug to 25 Aug
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Colombo. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a rooftop terrace. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful staff in their ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (573 reviews)
"High quality service and was kept very clean"

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2022

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Mövenpick Hotel Colombo

Mövenpick Hotel Colombo

5 out of 5
24 Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo, Western, 00300
The price is £75 per night from 9 Sep to 10 Sep
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Colombo. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (325 reviews)
"Wonderful and accommodating staff; clean and spacious. Overall a great stay in a convenient location. Pool is on upper floor."

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

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Shangri-La Colombo

Shangri-La Colombo

5 out of 5
1 Galle Face, Colombo, 00200
The price is £158 per night from 1 Sep to 2 Sep
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Colombo. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (254 reviews)
"One of the best hotels that my family and I have stayed in. We have used a lot of different hotels throughout the world and Shangri La Colombo ranks one of the best we have stayed in. Even with all the difficulties SL is in now, the hotel staff saw to our comfort without any complaints. I salute ..."

Reviewed on 2 Jul 2022

Shangri-La Colombo
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