The largest city in Sri Lanka, Colombo is a popular harbor, and an even more popular tourist destination. It has a harmonious mix of cultures, traditions, and races. Plan your next trip to this cricket-frenzied city with Cleartrip, to ensure it’s your best one yet.
You may select either SpiceJet, SriLankan Airlines, translation missing: en.airlines.MJ, Air India, and IndiGo while flying from Chennai to Colombo.
124 flights fly this route weekly. Of these, SpiceJet, SriLankan Airlines, translation missing: en.airlines.MJ, Air India, and IndiGo.
The first flight from Chennai to Colombo is SpiceJet, departing at 12:05 AM. The last flight is IndiGo, which leaves at 06:55 AM.
On average, a non-stop flight from Chennai will get you to Colombo in 4 hours 15 minutes. Due to multiple halts adding up to the time, connecting flights may be as long as 24 hours.
Due to the close geographical proximity of India and Sri Lanka, there is no time difference, and both operate on GMT +5.30.
It is slightly cheaper to fly round trip rather than take one-way flights. In order to secure the best seats and grab the best offers, international tickets must be booked 90 days in advance.
The IATA code of the Chennai International Airport is MAA, and it is one of the only airports to house the domestic and international terminals adjacent to each other. It offers facilities like foreign exchange counters, childcare centers, and baggage wrapping facilities.
Colombo has two international airports, Bandaranaike International Airport and Ratmalana International Airport, with the IATA codes CMB and RML respectively. Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) is the primary airport, serving over 8.5 million passengers annually. With 3 passenger terminals, this Sri Lankan airport also offers child care facilities, postal services, and special provisions for the disabled.
It is recommended that you check your flight’s landing details so as to understand which airport you would be disembarking at.
Buildings in Colombo range from colonial buildings telling tales of the Portuguese, Dutch, and British to structures built in Islamic, Hindu, Buddhist styles. While appreciating the architecture, make sure Mount Lavinia, Colombo National Museum, and Galle Face Green definitely feature on your Colombo go-to list.
Use Cleartrip to fly conveniently to Colombo. Download the Cleartrip app to book flights in 60 seconds using the one-touch booking feature. You may also check ticket confirmations with your PNR status, and save time at the airport by availing of the web check-in option.
The price of a Chennai to Colombo flight ticket varies between a minimum ₹ 4256 or up to ₹ 172807.
|Aerial distance||674 KM|
|Total flights from Chennai to Colombo in a week||124 flights|
|First Flight||SpiceJet 1 , departs at 12:05 AM|
|Last Flight||IndiGo 1201 , departs at 06:55 AM|
|Popular Airlines from Chennai to Colombo||SpiceJet, SriLankan Airlines, Mihin Lanka, Air India, and IndiGo|
|Shortest Time of flights from Chennai to Colombo||01h 20m|
|Airport codes flights from Chennai to Colombo||Chennai-MAA,Colombo-CMB|
|Time of Chennai to Colombo flights||01h 20m|
|Chennai Colombo Cheap Flights||Fare ₹||Airlines Name||Date of journey||Timings|
|Cheapest Fare within 30 days||₹4256*||IndiGo||03/10/2019||06:10 AM-08:10 AM||Book Now|
|Cheapest Fare within 90 Days||₹4256*||IndiGo||07/10/2019||06:10 AM-08:10 AM||Book Now|
|Lowest Fare to Travel||₹4256*||IndiGo||07/10/2019||06:10 AM-08:10 AM||Book Now|
|Flight timings||IndiGo||SriLankan Airlines||Air India||Hahn Air||Air Arabia||Garuda Indonesia|
|Early Morning (12 AM to 8 AM)||7||1||9||0||8||0|
|Morning ( 8 AM to 12 PM)||0||0||0||0||0||10|
|After Noon ( 12 PM to 4 PM)||3||0||0||0||0||0|
|Evening ( 4 PM to 8 PM)||0||9||0||0||0||0|
|Night ( 8 PM to 12 AM)||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Baggage Details ( Check in )||15 kg's||15 kg's||15 kg's||15 kg's||15 kg's||15 kg's|