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Use promo code FLYDREAM and get upto Rs.25000 Instant Discount on your Chennai to Colombo flight booking. For fastest booking and best discounts on flight tickets visit Goibibo. Lowest Airfare from Chennai to Colombo is ₹3146 on 22 Oct, 2019

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Spicejet
MAA Chennai, India
1h 25m ( non stop )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
4214
Refundable  
IndiGo
MAA Chennai, India
1h 40m ( non stop )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
4215
Refundable  
IndiGo
MAA Chennai, India
1h 25m ( non stop )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
4215
Refundable  
SriLankan Airlines
MAA Chennai, India
1h 25m ( non stop )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
5666
Refundable  
SriLankan Airlines
MAA Chennai, India
1h 25m ( non stop )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
6289
Refundable  
SriLankan Airlines
MAA Chennai, India
1h 25m ( non stop )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
7039
Refundable  
IndiGo
MAA Chennai, India
10h 15m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
7891
Refundable  
Spicejet
MAA Chennai, India
7h 45m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
8212
Refundable  
Spicejet
MAA Chennai, India
4h 0m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
8212
Refundable  
SriLankan Airlines
MAA Chennai, India
1h 25m ( non stop )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
10565
Refundable  
AirArabia
MAA Chennai, India
24h 0m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
15902
Refundable  
Air India
MAA Chennai, India
8h 20m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
23095
Refundable  
Multi carrier
MAA Chennai, India
8h 20m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
24006
Refundable  
Multi carrier
MAA Chennai, India
3h 25m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
24432
Refundable  
Multi carrier
MAA Chennai, India
14h 40m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
24669
Refundable  
Air India
MAA Chennai, India
17h 0m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
25981
Refundable  
Multi carrier
MAA Chennai, India
17h 0m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
25983
Refundable  
Air India
MAA Chennai, India
16h 30m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
26479
Refundable  
Multi carrier
MAA Chennai, India
6h 30m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
27060
Refundable  
Multi carrier
MAA Chennai, India
16h 30m ( 2 stops )
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
27407
Refundable  

Chennai to Colombo cheapest airfares

Cheapest FaresFare (INR)DateAirlineArrivalDeparture
Lowest Airfare314622 OCT 2019SpiceJet01:4000:15Book
Cheapest airfare within 90 days314622 OCT 2019SpiceJet01:4000:15Book
Cheapest airfare within 30 days314622 OCT 2019SpiceJet01:4000:15Book
Lowest airfare today583220 OCT 2019Sri Lankan Airlines22:4021:15Book

Chennai Colombo Fights

Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu, is known as the 'Gateway to South India'. It is situated on the Coromandel Coast with the Marina Beach and the Guindy National Park as its famous attractions. There are a number of research institutes and educational institutions in Chennai that attract a huge number of students from all over the country. In addition to this, the city also has a rich historical legacy and proudly houses some of the greatest ancient architectures. On the other hand, the city of Colombo is the cultural and economical capital of Sri Lanka. The city is famous for its cultural background and has the ruins of many of the British era buildings and monuments. There are a lot of museums and art galleries which portray the culture of Sri Lanka, while there are many local theatres which showcase the local customs and lifestyle of the people. These two cities are well-connected by regular Chennai to Colombo flights, operated by airlines like Air India, Jet Airways, Spicejet, Indigo, Go Air and many others.

The beautiful city of Chennai is served by the Chennai International Airport that comprises Anna International Terminal and Kamaraj Domestic Terminal. It has connectivity with all the major hubs across Europe, Asia and North America. The airport has several duty-free, retail shops, restaurants, snack bars and executive lounges, to keep passengers entertained. Booking of Chennai to Colombo flight tickets can be done easily through Goibibo.com, that offers best deals through out the year.

Colombo is connected to the entire Sri Lanka and the world with air and sea routes. Road and railways provide for the intra country transportation while there are flights from places like Vancouver, New York and Chennai to Colombo. The international flights to and from Colombo are handled by the Bandaranaike International Airport and the domestic flight by the Ratmalana Airport. Flights from Chennai to Colombo can be booked on our travel portal Goibibo.com so that you can explore more closely this magnificent city.

Chennai Airport Address

Airport Name: Chennai International Airport
Airport Code: MAA
Helpline No: 044-225-60-551
Official Website: http://www.aai.aero/chennai/aboutus.jsp

Colombo Airport Address

Airport Name: Bandaranaike International Airport
IATA Code: CMB
Helpline No: +94-112-252-861
Official Website: http://www.airport.lk/flight-info/arrival.php

About Colombo

Situated on the western coast of the island, Colombo is the financial and commercial capital of Sri Lanka.  It is the largest city and a famous tourist place visited by a large number of tourists from all over the world. Colombo is widely famous for its great hospitality and cultural diversity. Dotted with colonial buildings, fine dining restaurants, ancient museums, Buddhist temples, glitzy hotels and fancy shopping malls, this city is a perfect mix of old and new.
 
Best Time to Visit
Colombo can be visited throughout the year because of its tropical climate but the months from January to March are considered to be ideal for sightseeing as the weather remains mostly sunny. For great deals and offers on Colombo hotels book through Goibibo.
 
Places to Visit
Being a tourist spot, Colombo has a wide range of attractions. Galle Face Green, Viharamahadevi Park, Colombo Zoological Gardens and Beira Lake are must-visits if you are travelling with kids. For history buffs, The National Museum of Colombo, The Natural History Museum and the Dutch Period Museum are perfect picks. Gangaramaya Buddhist temple, Independence Square, Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara, Colombo Fort and Mount Lavinia Beach are some of the other popular attractions of this city. Shopping in Colombo is a total delight as it boasts of several street markets and shopping malls. You can buy handicrafts, batiks, jewellery, gemstones and tea as souvenirs. Pettah, Majestic City, Barefoot, Stone N String, Paradise Road and Good Market are a few recommended places for shopping.
 
Food and Restaurants
Colombo is a haven for foodies as the city is dotted with many beautiful cafes, local eateries and fine-dine restaurants. Visit Mt Lavinia Beach to relish scrumptious seafood. Lagoon, Ministry of Crab, Upali’s by Nawaloka, Semondu, The London Grill and The Palmyrah Restaurant are some of the other recommended restaurants.
 
Transportation
Being a popular tourist destination, Colombo is very well connected to the rest of the world. Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) is the major airport, which is around 30 kms from the city centre. This airport serves various domestic flights as well as international flights. The airport connects Colombo to major cities of Southeast Asia, Australia, Europe, the US and the Middle East. Airlines such as Qatar Airways, Malaysia Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, Emirates Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Air India, Spice Jet, Indigo operate to and from Colombo. Cheap flight tickets from here to other popular cities can be booked online on Goibibo. Also, flight status & other details related to flight booking & air tickets can be easily accessed on it. So for cheapest air tickets, it is recommended to book flights online. Getting to other cities of the island is easy as Colombo has good railway connectivity. Fort Railway Station, which is served by Sri Lanka Railways is a major railway station in Colombo with frequent intercity and intracity trains. The Main Line connects the station to the cities in the east like Ragama, Kandy and Nuwara Eliya while Coast Line connects the station to the south. Coming to Colombo via road is very easy as there are several private and government-owned buses to and from Colombo to rest part of the country. Local buses, taxis, tuk-tuks and rented cars are the modes of transport to travel locally.

About Chennai

Chennai, formerly known as Madras, is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. This is an intoxicating city known for its music culture, local traditions and upbeat lifestyle. People of Chennai happily take pride in their local Tamil language, music and dance choices, passion for cinema, and finger-licking cuisine. The beaches, churches, skyscrapers, British monuments and big institutions located in this city are famous throughout the country.
 
Best Time to Visit
The heat, however, is a concern for people who are not from Chennai as the city experiences a harsh and humid climate. The ideal time to visit Chennai is in the winter months of November to February.
 
Places to Visit
The festivals are celebrated here with great pomp and show. Some of the popular festivals to witness are Jallikattu Festival and Pongal (the harvest festival). If you happen to be in Chennai, then do take time to visit some of the known attractions the city hosts. If you are looking for beach fun, then Marina Beach, Edward Elliot Beach and Breezy Beach are the beaches to go. Marina Beach gathers more crowd than the other two and is comparatively quieter. As a cautionary note, the beaches are not suitable for swimming. Pilgrimage places include Kapaleeswarar Temple, Parthasarathy Temple, St. Mary’s Church, Big Mosque. If you are travelling along with kids, then you can visit Fort St. George, Arinjar Anna Zoological Park, Guindy National Park and The Birla Planetarium. The people of Chennai admire and host concerts (Arangetram) of Carnatic music and Bharatnatyam dance performances, and if you like the idea of witnessing the pure classical dance, then you should definitely search for concerts happening in the city before booking.
 
Food and Restaurants
Chennai is a heaven for food lovers with a variety of options from regional to fast foods such as Nethili Fry, Masala Dosa, Biryani, Atho, Pongal and Parotta. Filter Coffee rules the coffee culture here and you can find a variety of coffee houses. Annalakshmi Restaurant, Hotel Saravana Bhawan, Adyar Bhawan and Tuscana Pizzeria are some of the recommended dining places.
 
Transportation
The metropolitan city of Chennai is well-connected to many international countries and major Indian cities via airways. The roadways and railways are also very well-maintained for travel purpose. To save time, air travel is considered as the most ideal. Chennai International Airport (MAA) has non-stop flights from Singapore, London, The Middle East, Mauritius, Bangkok, Sri Lanka and many other major cities. Apart from the international cities, many of the Indian cities are connected to Chennai via domestic airlines including Indigo and GoAir. The International flights operate from the Anna Terminal while the Kamraj Terminal is used for domestic flights. Cheap flight tickets from here to other popular cities can be booked online on Goibibo. Also, flight status & other details related to flight booking & air tickets can be easily accessed on it. So for cheapest air tickets, it is recommended to book flights online.
 
The railways and roadways are no less behind in providing convenience. The major train stations in the city are Chennai Central and Chennai Egmore. Chennai Egmore, on the other hand, also operates trains for the local areas of the city. If you are looking for travel via bus, then you can head to Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus (CMBT).  A number of inter-state Chennai buses can be availed from this terminus at any time of the day. But there are many buses that ply hourly for certain destinations. Modes of transportation to travel within the city include local trains, metro, buses, auto-rickshaws and private vehicles. 

Questions & Answers About flights from Chennai to Colombo

Q

How many flights fly from Chennai to Colombo on the daily basis?

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Around 45 flights are flying daily from Chennai to Colombo. Out of which 7 are direct and 38 are connecting flights on this route. Some major airlines between this route are Sri Lankan Airlines , SpiceJet , Air India , Indigo , Mihin Lanka , Air Arabia , Jet Airways , Silkair , Etihad Airways and Emirates Airlines .

Q

Which airline has maximum number for flights between Chennai to Colombo?

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Out of 45 daily flights between Chennai to Colombo SriLankan Airlines has maximum 18 flights. After that Air India has 6 , Malaysia Airlines has 4 , Silk Air has 4 , IndiGo has 3 , Spicejet has 3 flights between Chennai to Colombo.

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What is today’s cheapest fare from Chennai to Colombo?

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Today lowest airfare on Chennai to Colombo flight route is ₹5832 offered by Sri Lankan Airlines UL124 at 21:15.

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Which is the cheapest flight from Chennai to Colombo in next 7 and next 30 days? What are the timings of those flight?

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SpiceJet SG1 is the cheapest flight in next 7 days on Chennai to Colombo route at ₹3146. And in next 30 days lowest price on Chennai to Colombo route is ₹3146 which is offered by SpiceJet SG1. Timings for this flights are 22 OCT 2019 at 00:15.

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When does the first flight leave from Chennai to Colombo?

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The first flight from Chennai to Colombo is Spicejet SG737 at 00:15. The other morning flights from Chennai to Colombo are Malindo Air OD739 @ 00:15 , Malindo Air ID739 @ 00:15 , Cathay Pacific Airways CX77W @ 01:40 , SriLankan Airlines UL320 @ 03:25 , AirArabia G9ATR @ 04:20 .

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Which is the last flight on Chennai to Colombo route?

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The last flight from Chennai to Colombo route is Malaysia Airlines MH738 at 23:55. Before this last flight other evening Chennai to Colombo flights are Malaysia Airlines MH738 @ 23:55 , SriLankan Airlines MH738 @ 23:55 , SriLankan Airlines MH738 @ 23:55 , Silk Air SQ333 @ 23:15 , Silk Air MI333 @ 23:15 .

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What is the aerial distance between Chennai to Colombo and minimum time taken by flights between two cities?

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The aerial distance between Chennai to Colombo is 961km which is covered by nonstop flights in average 1h 27.14285714285714m.

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Which is the cheapest airline on Chennai to Colombo flight route?

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Sri Lankan Airlines offers the cheapest flights from Chennai to Colombo.

Q

Which are the most preferred airlines from Chennai to Colombo?

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Sri Lankan Airlines, SpiceJet, Air India, Indigo are the most preferred airlines on Chennai to Colombo flight route.

Q

What are the name and codes for Chennai and Colombo airports?

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The name of Chennai airport is Chennai International Airport and its code is MAA and name of Colombo’s Airport is Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport, its code is CMB.

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Weather in Colombo

SAT OCT 12 2019

30.26ºC  22.95ºC

Possible light rain until morning, starting again in the evening.

0.2164% chance of precipitation

SUN OCT 13 2019

30.66ºC  23.65ºC

Light rain starting in the afternoon.

0.5449% chance of precipitation

MON OCT 14 2019

31.05ºC  23.73ºC

Rain and humid throughout the day.

0.798% chance of precipitation

TUE OCT 15 2019

30.71ºC  23.14ºC

Rain and humid throughout the day.

1.1639% chance of precipitation

WED OCT 16 2019

29.83ºC  23.56ºC

Light rain and humid throughout the day.

0.6418% chance of precipitation

THU OCT 17 2019

30.53ºC  23.9ºC

Light rain starting in the afternoon.

0.4487% chance of precipitation

FRI OCT 18 2019

31.63ºC  23.7ºC

Light rain starting in the afternoon.

0.552% chance of precipitation

SAT OCT 19 2019

30.3ºC  23.33ºC

Rain and humid throughout the day.

1.4218% chance of precipitation

SUN OCT 20 2019

28.49ºC  23.21ºC

Rain and humid throughout the day.

1.3368% chance of precipitation

MON OCT 21 2019

28.8ºC  22.9ºC

Light rain and humid throughout the day.

0.6161% chance of precipitation

TUE OCT 22 2019

29.95ºC  24.01ºC

Humid and overcast throughout the day.

0.0589% chance of precipitation

WED OCT 23 2019

30.11ºC  24.59ºC

Possible light rain in the morning.

0.236% chance of precipitation

THU OCT 24 2019

29.64ºC  24.56ºC

Possible light rain starting in the afternoon.

0.3138% chance of precipitation

FRI OCT 25 2019

30.59ºC  24.57ºC

Possible light rain overnight.

0.0768% chance of precipitation

SAT OCT 26 2019

30.15ºC  25.24ºC

Possible light rain until morning, starting again in the evening.

0.2222% chance of precipitation

Hotels near Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport, Colombo
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Popular attractions in Colombo
  • Independence Memorial Hall

    Independence Memorial Hall is a stunning national monument built to celebrate the independence gained from the British in 1948. It is located in the Independence Square, Colombo. 

  • National Museum of Colombo

    National Museum of Colombo is a perfect destination for history buffs as well as children. It was established in 1877 and is the country’s biggest museum containing Sri Lankan history, ancient manuscripts, and statues. 

  • Galle Face Green

    Galle Face Green is a sea facing public park stretched across 50 hectares in Colombo, Sri Lanka. It was laid by the Governor Sir Henry George Ward.

  • Viharamahadevi Park

    Viharamahadevi Park is the biggest park and a popular attraction of Colombo. It is best visited during the spring in the months of March to April. Visitors are attracted because of its floral gardens, fountains and playgrounds. 

View Colombo Travel Guide
Chennai Airport Contact Info
Code:
MAA
Phone:
044-2256-0551
Colombo Airport Contact Info
Code:
CMB
Phone:
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