Flights from Chennai to Colombo, Sri Lanka

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Chennai to Colombo Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:49 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Colombo. Servant Air & Air India frequently offer the best deals to Colombo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Servant Air
MAACMB
Sat 10/02
nonstop
CMBMAA
Wed 14/02
nonstop
Rs. 10,943
Air India
MAACMB
Mon 29/01
nonstop
CMBMAA
Tue 06/02
nonstop
Rs. 14,563
Srilankan
MAACMB
Sun 21/01
nonstop
CMBMAA
Mon 22/01
nonstop
Rs. 14,975
Web Special
MAACMB
Mon 11/03
nonstop
CMBMAA
Wed 20/03
nonstop
Rs. 20,734
FlexFlight
MAACMB
Fri 26/01
nonstop
CMBMAA
Sat 27/01
nonstop
Rs. 23,285
Hahn Air
MAACMB
Mon 11/03
nonstop
CMBMAA
Wed 20/03
nonstop
Rs. 42,784

How Much is a Flight from Chennai to Colombo?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chennai to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be Rs. 14,317.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chennai to Colombo?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chennai to Colombo based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Chennai to Colombo?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chennai to Colombo.

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chennai to Colombo

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chennai to Colombo is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Rs. 14,070Rs. 14,070Rs. 14,563Rs. 14,563Rs. 14,481 Rs. 13,741

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chennai to Colombo

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chennai to Colombo. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Rs. 14,646
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Rs. 14,646 Rs. 15,962
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
Rs. 15,962 Rs. 17,114
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
Rs. 17,114 Rs. 15,139
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rs. 15,139 Rs. 14,563
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Rs. 14,563

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chennai to Colombo

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chennai to Colombo is not available.

The average price for direct flights from Chennai to Colombo is Rs. 15,304.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chennai to Colombo.

Weekly Direct Flights from Chennai to Colombo - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
IndiGo 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 01:55 23:10
Air India 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 00:55 00:55
SpiceJet 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:10 19:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chennai to Colombo

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chennai to Colombo. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chennai to Colombo is Rs. 7,735.

The average price for round trip flights from Chennai to Colombo is Rs. 15,304.

Chennai to Colombo Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Chennai to Colombo?
Answer: The average Chennai to Colombo flight time is an hour and 22 minutes.
Question: How far is Colombo from Chennai?
Answer: The distance from Chennai to Colombo is 646 kilometers (402 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chennai to Colombo?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Chennai to Colombo.
Question: What are the most popular Chennai airlines for direct flights from Chennai to Colombo?
Answer: IndiGo Air provides 60% of the non-stop flights between Chennai and Colombo.

Chennai to Colombo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chennai and Colombo. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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