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Travelers usually depart from Narita International, Haneda, or Tokyo Train Station when they travel from Tokyo to Colombo. Book your trip to arrive at Bandaranaike International, or Colombo - Fort. The distance between Tokyo and Colombo is 6901 km. The most popular airlines for this route are SriLankan Airlines, VietJet Air, IndiGo Airlines, AirAsia, and Malaysia Airlines. Tokyo and Colombo have 401 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.

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Sri Lanka COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Sri Lanka – 09/2022
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Most travelers from Japan 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 for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Sri Lanka

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Entry restricted for international travelers
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required for vaccinated travelers with a booster dose
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Japan
  • Mandatory written pledge
  • Mandatory health and location monitoring app
  • Mandatory quarantine questionnaire

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

How long does it take to travel from Tokyo to Colombo?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Tokyo and Colombo takes around 9.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Tokyo and Colombo?
The flight distance between Tokyo and Colombo is 6901 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Tokyo and Colombo?
Several carriers operate flights between Tokyo and Colombo. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include SriLankan Airlines, Japan Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Tokyo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tokyo and Hong Kong, Taipei, Bangkok, Manila, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Sapporo, London, Seoul, Melbourne, Perth, Kaohsiung, Cebu, Jakarta, Angeles, New Delhi, Osaka.
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.
Which airports are there in Tokyo?
Tokyo is mainly served by Narita International. But there are other airports nearby, including Haneda, Yokota Air Base.
What airports are near Tokyo?
The main airport in Tokyo is Narita International. It is also served by Matsumoto, Shizuoka, Fukushima, Ibaraki.
What buses and trains depart from Tokyo?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Tokyo, including JR Central.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Tokyo and Colombo?
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