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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Edinburgh to Colombo were £433 for one-way flights and £606 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Wed, 2 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£433
Turkish Airlines
Wed, 2 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£513
Qatar Airways
Wed, 2 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£516
Qatar Airways
Wed, 2 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£524
British Airways
Wed, 2 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£534
British Airways
Wed, 2 Feb - Wed, 16 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£606
Turkish Airlines
Wed, 2 Feb - Wed, 16 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£646
Qatar Airways
Wed, 2 Feb - Wed, 16 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£671
Qatar Airways
Wed, 2 Feb - Wed, 16 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£673
Qatar Airways
Wed, 2 Feb - Wed, 16 Feb
EDI
Edinburgh
CMB
Bandaranaike Intl.
£691
British Airways
Cheap Flights from Edinburgh to Colombo & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodeEDI
Destination Airport IATA CodeCMB
Flight Price£606

Helpful Edinburgh to Colombo (GLA - CMB) Flight Information

Traveling From Edinburgh
Origin Airport IATA Code GLA
Traveling To Colombo
Destination Airport IATA Code CMB
Number of Airlines Serving
Available Airlines Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, British Airways
Distance
Direct Flight Time
Flight Price £606

FAQs about flights from Edinburgh to Colombo

Is it possible to fly from Edinburgh to Colombo right now?

Stay informed about current health guidelines and flying restrictions by checking the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This page is constantly updated with the latest requirements for your Edinburgh to Colombo 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?

Compare the different ways to fly from Edinburgh to Colombo and pick up your ideal airfare. The routes with the most services are:

  • GLA to Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) - 7 flights per week
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Colombo Airport (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 3 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to Colombo?

That well-deserved holiday is here. If you're deciding on which of the various airlines offering flights from Edinburgh to Colombo will best suit your needs, check out Emirates. It's well known among avid jetsetters and has 30 flights each month. Another leading air carrier that offers 13 flights on this route monthly is Qatar Airways. Compare the cost of the tickets, book your seat and get set to pack your belongings!

How many flights are there from Edinburgh to Colombo?

There are 30 flights running between Edinburgh and Colombo each month. That's 30 opportunities to get away. So, enough day dreaming — it's time to plan your next adventure.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. 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 February. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £606 and can rise to £691 for return flights.  

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Place to stay after flight from Edinburgh to Colombo

Marino Beach Colombo

Marino Beach Colombo

5 out of 5
590 Marine Drive, Colombo, WP
The price is £47 per night from 2 Jul to 2 Jul
Located in Bambalapitiya, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Marino Mall and Bellagio Casino. Galle Face Beach and Galle Face Green are also within ...
4.8/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
"An amazing hotel with the friendliest staff we have ever encountered. We tried all of the restaurant’s and all served very good quality food with exceptional value."

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

Marino Beach Colombo
Shangri-La Colombo

Shangri-La Colombo

5 out of 5
1 Galle Face, Colombo
The price is £124 per night from 10 Jul to 10 Jul
Located in Colombo, this beachfront hotel is in the city centre and within 1 mi (2 km) of Galle Face Green and Colombo City Centre. Gangaramaya Temple and Bally's ...
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
"This was our first stay at the Shangri-La Colombo and a great choice to start our holiday. We felt so warmly welcomed by all your staff and throughout our stay and you were all so attentive and definitely providing service with a smile! They have many restaurants with a diverse offering of food. ..."

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2019

Shangri-La Colombo
Cinnamon Grand Colombo

Cinnamon Grand Colombo

5 out of 5
77, Galle Road, Colombo
The price is £88 per night from 7 Jul to 7 Jul
This family-friendly Colombo hotel is located by the ocean, within a 15-minute walk of United States Embassy Colombo, Galle Face Green and Nawaloka Hospital. ...
4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)
"Buffet breakfast was very good and the buffet dinner was good too Room was clean and hotel is definitely 5 star"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2018

Cinnamon Grand Colombo

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The Kingsbury Colombo

The Kingsbury Colombo

5 out of 5
48 Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo
The price is £80 per night from 20 Jun to 20 Jun
This family-friendly Colombo hotel is located by the ocean, just steps away from Bank of Ceylon Tower and Colombo World Trade Center. Dutch Hospital Shopping ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (11 reviews)
Okay hotel if it wasn't for the new porr
"The hotel's charm was deminished by the new Colombo port being built at the end of the infinity pool, which truely made it feel finite for the hotel. Though lovely inside, the staff would not address my partner through her gender alone. Lovely hotel, though do expect to pay London prices."

Reviewed on 8 Feb 2017

The Kingsbury Colombo
Taj Samudra

Taj Samudra

5 out of 5
25 Galle Face Centre Road, Colombo
The price is £86 per night from 26 Jun to 26 Jun
This family-friendly Colombo hotel is located by the ocean, within a 10-minute walk of Galle Face Green, Galle Face Beach and Nawaloka Hospital. Bally's Casino ...
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)
"Nice view and good location. Not as luxurious as usual taj hotels. Probably other better options"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2018

Taj Samudra
Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo

Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo

5 out of 5
115, C. A. Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo
The price is £61 per night from 15 Jul to 15 Jul
This family-friendly Colombo hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 15-minute walk of Bally's Casino and Nawaloka Hospital. Galle Face Green and Galle ...
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
"Our favourite hotel, combining a relaxed atmosphere with excellent service and high quality cuisine."

Reviewed on 27 Jan 2019

Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
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