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Travelers usually depart from Penang International, or Penang - Komtar when they travel from Penang to Colombo. Book your trip to arrive at Bandaranaike International, Colombo - Visaha Pillaiyar, Colombo - Ramakrishna Temple, Colombo - Katunayake, or Colombo - Bastian Mawatha. The most popular airlines for this route are Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, AirAsia, Firefly, and Emirates. Penang and Colombo have 58 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Colombo, consider visiting Ancient City of Polonnaruwa, Galle Fort, World's End, Sri Lanka, Tooth Temple in Kandy, Sri Lanka, and Sigiriya - Sri Lanka.

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Number of flights65227-99

Check-in for a flight from Penang to Colombo

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYesNo
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
FireflyFFMFYYesOpens 336 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
EmiratesUAEEKNoNo

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Penang?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Penang and Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu, Singapore, Kuala Terengganu, Bangkok, Jakarta, Kuantan, Hanoi, Johor Bahru, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Bintulu, Phuket City, Langkawi, Phnom Penh, Da Nang, Yangon, Hong Kong, Semarang, Surabaya.
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, Manila, Perth, Chennai, Goa, Mumbai, Gold Coast, Hanoi, Brisbane, New Delhi, Kaohsiung, Toronto, Bengaluru, Ho Chi Minh City.
What airports are near Penang?
The main airport in Penang is Penang International. It is also served by Hat Yai International, Penang International, Sultan Abdul Halim, Sultan Azlan Shah.
What airports are near Colombo?
The main airport in Colombo is Bandaranaike International. It is also served by Bentota River SPB, Mawella Lagoon, Kotte Diyawanna Oya SPB, Sigiriya, Koggala, Kandy Polgolla Reservoir SPB, Gregory Lake SPB, Hatton Castlereigh Resrvr SPB.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Penang and Colombo?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Penang and Colombo thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Penang 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 Penang and Colombo?
Currently, you can fly between Penang and Colombo with Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, AirAsia, Firefly, Emirates.
When's the best time to travel between Penang and Colombo?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Penang 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 Penang and Colombo?
Traveling between Penang 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.
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