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Book your trip to arrive at Bandaranaike International, or Colombo - Fort. The most popular airlines for this route are SriLankan Airlines, IndiGo Airlines, AirAsia, Cebu Pacific, and Philippine Airlines. Manila and Colombo have 271 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Colombo, consider visiting Tooth Temple in Kandy, Sri Lanka, Ancient City of Polonnaruwa, Galle Fort, World's End, Sri Lanka, and Sigiriya - Sri Lanka.

Check-in for a flight from Manila to Colombo

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
SriLankan AirlinesALKULYesNo
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENo0
0
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Cebu PacificCEB5JNoNo
Philippine AirlinesPALPRYesNo

Sri Lanka COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Latest COVID-19 restrictions

Sri Lanka

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Sri Lanka – 09/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Philippines can enter Sri Lanka, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Sri Lanka

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required for vaccinated travelers with a booster dose
  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for the Philippines
  • Mandatory health declaration form
  • Recommended health insurance
Additional information
  • Masks and face shields are mandatory in some settings

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Sri Lanka in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Manila?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Manila and Cebu, Singapore, Davao, Caticlan, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Perth, Bangkok, Butuan, Dumaguete, Puerto Princesa, Iloilo City, Legazpi, General Santos, Del Carmen, Auckland, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, Bacolod, Dubai.
What are the most popular routes to and from Colombo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Colombo and London, Taipei, Singapore, Sydney, Bangkok, Melbourne, Hong Kong, Perth, Chennai, Goa, Mumbai, Gold Coast, Hanoi, Brisbane, New Delhi, Kaohsiung, Toronto, Bengaluru, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang.
What airports are near Manila?
The main airport in Manila is Ninoy Aquino International. It is also served by Ninoy Aquino International, Clark International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Manila and Colombo?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Manila and Colombo thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Manila and Colombo can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Manila and Colombo?
Currently, you can fly between Manila and Colombo with SriLankan Airlines, IndiGo Airlines, AirAsia, Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Manila and Colombo?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Manila and Colombo, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Manila and Colombo?
Traveling between Manila and Colombo, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
How many airports are there near Manila?
There are a number of airports in and around Manila. The main one is Ninoy Aquino International and other nearby airports include Ninoy Aquino International, Clark International
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Manila and Colombo depart?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Manila and Colombo arrive?
What time do flights between Manila and Colombo depart?
What time do flights between Manila and Colombo arrive?

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