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Cheap MEL to CMB Flights

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Melbourne to Colombo route information

Origin Airport Avalon
Destination Airport Bandaranaike Intl.
Airlines Serving Air India, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Oman Air, Qantas Airways, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, Thai Airways International
Flight Price $462
Distance 5,183 mi



Cheap MEL to CMB Flights

  • How much time do people spend in Colombo?

    The average time spent sightseeing in Colombo by travelers from Melbourne is 19 days. However long you decide to stay, give yourself plenty of time to see what makes Colombo fantastic.
  • How many flights are there per day from Melbourne to Colombo?

    Each day is different, but on average, you can expect to see only one available departure time. The average route departing Australia currently has eight different flight times per day, so expect fewer choices than you're used to.
  • How much is a plane ticket to Colombo (CMB) from Melbourne (MEL)?

    Cost can range anywhere from $505 to $5,203, prices for MEL to CMB do change much more than most routes from Australia. However, usually the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.
  • Can I change the date of my flight?

    You sure can and you may save by doing it. The lowest-cost day to fly in October is Monday. You may be thinking you're missing out taking off a day earlier, but we think of it as you just adding those savings towards your next vacation. A penny saved is a vacation earned.
  • How long does it take to fly from Melbourne to Colombo?

    If you are flying on SriLankan Airlines, your flight will be around 10 hours and 50 minutes. So, if you were to leave Melbourne at 4:55 PM AEST, you would get to Colombo at 10:15 PM +0530 (remember, there is a five-hour time change).
  • What is the cheapest day to fly?

    The cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Colombo is on Monday. If you want to save some money on your next holiday look for flights on that day.
  • How long is the flight from MEL to CMB?

    If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by SriLankan Airlines), you will be able to leave MEL at 4:55 PM AEST and get to CMB at 10:15 PM +0530 (10 hours and 50 minutes). Remember, there is a five-hour and 30-minute time difference.

Melbourne to Seeduwa - Katunayake Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from Melbourne to Seeduwa - Katunayake will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring Seeduwa - Katunayake.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at, we’ll pair you up with MEL to CMB flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind Melbourne for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to CMB with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

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