Cheap flights from Melbourne, Australia to Colombo, Sri Lanka

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Travelers usually depart from Melbourne, Avalon, or Melbourne-Southern Cross when they travel from Melbourne to Colombo. Book your trip to arrive at Bandaranaike International, or Colombo - Fort. The distance between Melbourne and Colombo is 8367 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Jetstar Airways, SriLankan Airlines, Scoot, and Batik Air Malaysia. Melbourne and Colombo have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Colombo, consider visiting Sigiriya - Sri Lanka, Tooth Temple in Kandy, Sri Lanka, World's End, Sri Lanka, Ancient City of Polonnaruwa, and Galle Fort.

Weekly direct flights

Discover the top airlines offering direct flights from Melbourne to Colombo in the next month. You’ll find the number of daily direct flights per airline in the table.

Weekly direct flights for Mon 26.02 - Sun 03.03

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Weekly direct flights for Mon 04.03 - Sun 10.03

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Weekly direct flights for Mon 11.03 - Sun 17.03

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Weekly direct flights for Mon 18.03 - Sun 24.03

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Check-in for a flight from Melbourne to Colombo

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYes0
0
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
0
SriLankan AirlinesALKULYes0
0
ScootTGWTRYesNo
Batik Air MalaysiaMXDODNo0
0

Weather in Colombo

Average Weather

MonthAverage monthly max temperatureAverage monthly min temperature
January30°C23°C
February31°C23°C
March31°C25°C
April31°C26°C
May30°C26°C
June29°C25°C
July29°C25°C
August28°C25°C
September29°C25°C
October29°C25°C
November29°C24°C
December29°C24°C
Hottest Month
31°C
March
Coldest month
23°C
January
Sunny days
154
days per year

14 day forecast

Friday
1 Mar
79%
30°C25°C
8 Mar
77%
30°C27°C
Saturday
2 Mar
83%
30°C25°C
9 Mar
88%
30°C27°C
Sunday
3 Mar
78%
30°C25°C
10 Mar
85%
30°C27°C
Monday
4 Mar
30°C25°C
11 Mar
84%
29°C26°C
Tuesday
5 Mar
89%
29°C26°C
12 Mar
89%
29°C26°C
Wednesday
6 Mar
30°C26°C
13 Mar
81%
30°C25°C
Thursday
7 Mar
88%
29°C27°C
14 Mar
69%
30°C25°C

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