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Cheap Flights from Colombo to Melbourne & Flight Information

Origin Airport IATA Code CMB
Destination Airport IATA Code MEL
Number Of Flight Options 1
Average Flight Time 8 hours 50 minutes

Helpful Colombo (CMB) to Melbourne (MEL) Flight Information

Traveling FromColombo
Origin Airport IATA CodeCMB
Traveling ToMelbourne
Destination Airport IATA CodeMEL
Number of Airlines Serving1
Available AirlinesVirgin Australia, Jetstar with Bag, Qantas Airways, British Airways
Distance8357 km
Direct Flight Time18 50
Flight Price£275

FAQs about flights from Colombo to Melbourne

Is it possible to fly from Colombo to Melbourne 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 most recent developments for your flights from Colombo to Melbourne.

Is there a direct flight between Colombo and Melbourne?

At the moment, no air carriers fly nonstop between Colombo and Melbourne. Several advertise multi-stop flights, so factor in at least one stopover along the way.

How long is a direct flight from Colombo to Melbourne?

From the moment you take to the air in Colombo to the second you hit the tarmac in Melbourne, you will have travelled 5,220 miles over an average of 9 hours and 50 minutes. With a direct flight, you'll get your escape started on the right foot.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Melbourne due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Melbourne 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 Colombo to Melbourne flights?

CMB is probably where you'll be leaving from if you're travelling from Colombo to Melbourne. Want to know where you'll be disembarking? The odds are it'll be MEL.

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Colombo to Melbourne?

With various airlines offering flights from Colombo to Melbourne, finding one to suit your travel preferences will be a piece of cake. These air carriers are some of the most popular:

  • Qatar Airways with 30 flights every month.
  • Etihad Airways with 26 flights every month.
  • Cathay Pacific with 21 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 13 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Colombo to Melbourne?

With 3 flights running between Colombo and Melbourne each day, it's never too late to arrange a fun-filled getaway to Melbourne.

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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The Victoria Hotel Melbourne

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne

215 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
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    The Victoria Hotel Melbourne£66

    The Victoria Hotel Melbourne£66
    Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne

    Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne

    300 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
      4.0 out of 5.0
       
       
      4.7 out of 5 (3 reviews)

      Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Marvel Stadium, Melbourne Central and Queen Victoria Market. Crown Casino ...

      Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne£41

      Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne£41
      Pegasus Apart'Hotel

      Pegasus Apart'Hotel

      206 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne, VIC
        4.0 out of 5.0
         
         
        4.8 out of 5 (8 reviews)

        Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Flagstaff Gardens, Queen Victoria Market and Melbourne Central. ...

        Pegasus Apart'Hotel£64

        Pegasus Apart'Hotel£64
        Grand Hyatt Melbourne

        Grand Hyatt Melbourne

        123 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
          5.0 out of 5.0
           
           
          5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

          This family-friendly Melbourne hotel is located in the entertainment district, steps away from Collins Street, Yarra Riverfront and Flinders Lane. Regent Theatre ...

          Grand Hyatt Melbourne£160

          Grand Hyatt Melbourne£160
          Crowne Plaza Melbourne, an IHG Hotel

          Crowne Plaza Melbourne, an IHG Hotel

          1-5 Spencer Street, Docklands, VIC
            4.5 out of 5.0
             
             
            5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

            Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and Crown Casino and ...

            Crowne Plaza Melbourne, an IHG Hotel£116

            Crowne Plaza Melbourne, an IHG Hotel£116
            Rydges Melbourne Hotel

            Rydges Melbourne Hotel

            186 Exhibition Street, Melbourne, VIC
              4.0 out of 5.0
               
               

              Located in Chinatown, this hotel is steps away from Her Majesty's Theatre and Comedy Theatre. Princess Theatre and Bourke Street Mall are also within 10 minutes. ...

              Rydges Melbourne Hotel£83

              Rydges Melbourne Hotel£83

              ^Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on ebookers.ie from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

              Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on ebookers.com and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

              Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

              Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.