Cheap flights from Manila to Colombo

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Manila (MNL) to Colombo (CMB)

All the information you need to plan the best MNL to CMB flight in 2021: compare Manila to Colombo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Colombo.
MNL - CMB
Price
₱393 - ₱612
CMB
Temperature
27 - 28 °C
CMB
Precipitation
60 - 350 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Average price

₱24,630

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

₱19,958

From Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

July can be a great time to fly to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Manila with a flight ticket averaging about ₱24,761. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of July for as cheap as ₱18,180. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (MNL - CMB)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport as you normally would.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

To save on the cost of your flight from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, book at least 49 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from ₱26,763 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as ₱29,607.

Cheap flights from Manila to Colombo in October, November, 2021

The best prices found for MNL to CMB flights for October, November
27 Nov - 11 Dec
₱43,064pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
26 Nov - 11 Dec
₱45,146pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
3 Nov - 1 Dec
₱48,143pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Colombo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Manila found for this year
25 Dec - 7 Jan
₱28,337pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
18 Dec - 1 Jan
₱31,384pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
18 Dec - 1 Jan
₱31,943pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Last minute flights from Manila to Colombo

Late deals on return flights to Colombo from Manila, departing today and this week
31 Oct - 1 Dec
₱69,573pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
31 Oct - 30 Nov
₱75,261pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
31 Oct - 1 Dec
₱76,175pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

One-way flights to Colombo from Manila

The cheapest one-way flights from Manila to Colombo
7:40 pm - 6:30 pm
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
25h 20m
MNL - CMB
Singapore Airlines
₱21,481
Travelgenio
6:25 am - 4:20 am
Gulf Air
2 stops
24h 25m
MNL - CMB
Gulf Air
₱21,837
Gotogate
7:55 pm - 2:30 pm
Emirates
2 stops
21h 05m
MNL - CMB
Emirates
₱23,919
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Flight FAQs

From Manila to Colombo

What airport do you fly from for flights from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl?

For a flight from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl, you will be flying from Ninoy Aquino Intl. Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl (MNL) is just 10.9 km from the center of the city. Ninoy Aquino Intl is the only Manila airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl per day. 5 airlines have flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, and Singapore Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under ₱26,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under ₱26,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just ₱26,458, but on average you can expect to pay ₱32,349.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under ₱69,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport within the next 7 days for less than ₱69,600.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport round-trip?

Malaysia Airlines, at ₱28,337, was found to be the cheapest airline from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport..

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport are Emirates (₱19,856), Singapore Airlines (₱21,481), and Gulf Air (₱21,837).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

When booking a flight from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, you may want to consider flying on AirAsia, Cathay Pacific or Cathay Dragon as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

On average you can expect to pay ₱18,203 for a flight from Manila to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport. The cheapest flight overall is ₱15,797 while the most popular route, (Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl) is currently priced at ₱26,509.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Colombo, Sri Lanka

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Colombo from Manila?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Colombo

Most visitors from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Colombo.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Colombo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Colombo.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers are required to complete a health declaration form before arriving in Sri Lanka.


Do I need a test to fly back to Manila from Colombo?

Returning to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl from Colombo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Colombo are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Colombo are not required to quarantine after entering Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

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Destination information for Colombo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Manila to Colombo.
Today's exchange rate
₱1 = Rs 3.92
Average temperature for October in Colombo
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Colombo
303.0 mm

Airports servicing Manila

Airports servicing Colombo

Top 5 airlines flying from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Manila to Colombo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
AirAsia
₱13,204 ₱20,158 No cancel fee 66%
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Singapore Airlines
₱14,441 ₱31,011 No cancel fee 81%
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Cathay Pacific
₱15,769 ₱27,330 No cancel fee 72%
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Malaysia Airlines
₱18,100 ₱27,206 No cancel fee 67%
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Thai Airways
₱22,130 ₱26,949 No cancel fee 77%
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