Flights from Istanbul to Colombo, Sri Lanka

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Istanbul to Colombo Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:59 -05:00

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

Oman Air
ISTCMB
Tue 3/5
1 stop
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Tue 3/12
1 stop
TRY12,803
flydubai
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Sun 2/11
1 stop
CMBIST
Fri 2/23
1 stop
TRY15,655
Gulf Air
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Thu 1/25
2 stops
CMBIST
Mon 2/5
2 stops
TRY16,205
Srilankan
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Thu 2/1
1 stop
CMBIST
Sun 2/11
1 stop
TRY16,599
Multiple Airlines
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Wed 1/31
1 stop
CMBIST
Sun 2/11
1 stop
TRY17,700
Multiple Airlines
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Thu 2/1
1 stop
CMBIST
Sun 2/11
1 stop
TRY17,936

How Much is a Flight from Istanbul to Colombo?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Istanbul to Colombo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be TRY15,419.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Istanbul 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 Istanbul 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 Istanbul to Colombo?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days TRY26,235 TRY15,674
7-14 days TRY25,861 TRY15,084
14-21 days TRY29,676 TRY15,517
21-30 days TRY25,901 TRY15,517
30-60 days TRY21,908 TRY15,163
60-90 days TRY18,329 TRY15,301
90+ days TRY18,054 TRY15,281

Cheapest Day To Fly from Istanbul 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 Istanbul to Colombo is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
TRY15,163TRY15,517TRY15,517TRY15,615TRY15,615 TRY15,084

Compare Flight Prices from Istanbul to Colombo by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Istanbul to Colombo flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Istanbul Colombo flydubai 1/15/24 1/29/24 1 TRY15,084
February Istanbul Colombo flydubai 2/27/24 3/2/24 1 TRY15,163
March Istanbul Colombo flydubai 3/12/24 3/18/24 1 TRY15,301
April Istanbul Colombo flydubai 4/18/24 4/23/24 1 TRY15,517
May Istanbul Colombo flydubai 5/3/24 5/6/24 1 TRY15,281
June Istanbul Colombo flydubai 6/3/24 6/9/24 1 TRY15,615
July Istanbul Colombo Turkish 7/8/24 7/22/24 0 TRY18,074
August Istanbul Colombo flydubai 8/30/24 9/14/24 1 TRY17,759

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Istanbul 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 Istanbul to Colombo is TRY16,146.

The average price for direct flights from Istanbul to Colombo is TRY19,293.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Istanbul 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 Istanbul 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 Istanbul to Colombo is TRY10,089.

The average price for round trip flights from Istanbul to Colombo is TRY16,028.

Istanbul to Colombo Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Istanbul to Colombo?
Answer: Male, MV

Airlines in Istanbul flying to Colombo Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:59 -05:00Number of routes searched: 1Number of itineraries searched: 3

Wondering which airlines fly out of Istanbul to Colombo? We've gathered the average price of Istanbul airlines with flights to Colombo. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Istanbul to Colombo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Istanbul to Colombo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Istanbul 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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