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Origin Airport IATA codeCMB
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Average Flight Time7 hours 5 mins

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FAQs about flights from Colombo to Shanghai

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

Stay informed about current flying restrictions or health advisories by visiting the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This page is constantly updated with the most recent developments for your flights from Colombo to Shanghai.

Is there a direct flight between Colombo and Shanghai?

One worry-free plane ride. One unforgettable holiday. Take your pick of quality air carriers, including China Eastern Airlines and SriLankan Airlines, that fly directly from Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) to Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG).

How long is a direct flight from Colombo to Shanghai?

If you're the sort of flyer who enjoys getting friendly with their seat mate, you'll have around 6 hours and 52 minutes to do just that during your direct Colombo to Shanghai flight. This journey of 3,169 miles can sometimes pass by in 6 hours and 40 minutes, which is still enough time to make a new friendship or two.

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

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

Be prepared to depart from Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) if you're travelling from Colombo to Shanghai. Being picked up by friends or family at the other end? Tell them you're likely to be flying into Shanghai Pudong Airport.

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

Whether it's good food or welcoming service, we all have particular in-flight features we look for when selecting an airline. Check out these popular air carriers to see which one offers just what you want:

  • China Eastern Airlines with 8 flights every month.
  • Malaysia Airlines with 8 flights every month.
  • Korean Air with 4 flights every month.
  • Aeroflot with 4 flights every month.
  • Singapore Airlines with 4 flights every month.
  • Etihad Airways with 4 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Colombo to Shanghai?

Your wonderful getaway is just a couple of easy clicks away. Roughly 30 flights operate monthly from Colombo to Shanghai.

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 China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines or Air China. 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: 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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Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Colombo to Shanghai, 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 Colombo to Shanghai is . In the current list of deals available, prices start at and can rise to for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Colombo to Shanghai  

Every day between Colombo and Shanghai,  flights from airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with , you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Colombo to Shanghai — a great choice on great deals 

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.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Colombo to Shanghai 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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The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong

The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong

5 out of 5
Shanghai IFC, 8 Century Ave, Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, Shanghai
The price is £252 per night from 24 Oct to 24 Oct
Located in Pudong, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of IFC Mall, Jin Mao Tower and Super Brand Mall. Oriental Pearl Tower and The Bund are also within ...
The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong
W Shanghai - The Bund

W Shanghai - The Bund

5 out of 5
66 Lvshun Road, Shanghai
The price is £235 per night from 24 Oct to 24 Oct
Located in Downtown Shanghai, this luxury hotel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from People's Square, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Oriental Pearl Tower and The Bund. IFC Mall ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
"Service was unique. Food was great. View beautiful. People were kind."

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2019

W Shanghai - The Bund
Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund

Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund

5 out of 5
No. 2, Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Huang Pu District, Shanghai, Shanghai
The price is £238 per night from 26 Oct to 26 Oct
Located in Downtown Shanghai, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of The Bund and Nanjing Road Shopping District. Yu Garden and People's Square are ...
Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund

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Ramada Plaza Shanghai Pudong Airport

Ramada Plaza Shanghai Pudong Airport

4 out of 5
1100 Qi Hang Road, Pudong International Airport, Shanghai, Shanghai
The price is £78 per night from 1 Nov to 1 Nov
Located in Pudong, this hotel is within 16 miles (25 km) of Shanghai Disneyland©, Shanghai WIld Animal Park and Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park. Waigaoqiao ...
3.2/5 (5 reviews)
"Nothing Special and be prepared for the noise of the planes"

Reviewed on 14 Nov 2016

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Sheraton Shanghai Jiading Hotel

Sheraton Shanghai Jiading Hotel

4.5 out of 5
No 66, Jiatang Road, Juyuan New Area, Shanghai, Shanghai
The price is £79 per night from 24 Oct to 24 Oct
Located in Jiading, this luxury hotel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from Qiuxia Garden, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Shanghai International Circuit and Jiading Nanxiang Ancient ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
"Sehr gute Lage, in wegen Minuten ist man an der Metrostation. Restaurants und Einkaufsmöglichkeiten sind in wenigen Minuten zuereichen"

Reviewed on 8 Jun 2019

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The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan

The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan

5 out of 5
1008 West Beijing Road, Shanghai, Shanghai
The price is £193 per night from 1 Nov to 1 Nov
Located in Jing'an, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Jing'an Temple, People's Square and Nanjing Road Shopping District. Yu Garden and Shanghai Tower ...
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