Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Colombo (CMB)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Colombo (CMB)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to CMB flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Colombo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Colombo.
LAX - CMB
Price
$937 - $1,359
CMB
Temperature
80.6 - 82.4 °F
CMB
Precipitation
2.4 - 13.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$937

From Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

One-way from

$547

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Find a great deal and save up to 23% by booking at least 31 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,088.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Los Angeles average $1,031. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,031, as users have found deals to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from as low as $707. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 31%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (LAX - CMB)?

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

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Colombo in January, February 2022

The best prices found for LAX to CMB flights for January, February
24 Jan - 14 Feb
$806pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Jan - 14 Feb
$817pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Feb - 24 Feb
$835pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Colombo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Los Angeles found for this year
17 Mar - 6 Apr
$679pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
31 Mar - 11 Apr
$719pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
19 May - 5 Jun
$789pp
LAX
Los Angeles
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Colombo

Late deals on round-trip flights to Colombo from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
29 Jan - 16 Feb
$920pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Jan - 6 Feb
$983pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
25 Jan - 1 Feb
$994pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Colombo from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Colombo
2:55 am - 11:55 pm
Etihad Airways
2 Stops
31h 30m
LAX - CMB
Etihad Airways
$547
Flyus
1:30 pm - 10:20 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
43h 20m
LAX - CMB
Multiple Airlines
$668
Kiwi.com
10:20 am - 7:35 pm
Singapore Airlines
2 Stops
44h 45m
LAX - CMB
Singapore Airlines
$697
SmartFares

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Colombo

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

Los Angeles (LAX) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl. You should not have trouble finding flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl from Los Angeles; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 13 airlines have flights from the Los Angeles airport to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl. It is only a 9.4 mi journey to Los Angeles (LAX) from Los Angeles’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

China Eastern, Qatar Airways, 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 Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $679, but on average you can expect to pay $845.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport round-trip from $679. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are SAUDIA, from $789, and Turkish Airlines, from $806. Users have found that Etihad Airways is 34% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Etihad Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $421. Singapore Airlines flights start at $574 while deals on Qatar Airways start at $695 one-way.

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

When booking a flight from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, you may want to consider flying on Cathay Pacific, China Southern or Emirates as they are the most popular for this route.

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

The cheapest flight price from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is $593. On average you can expect to pay $1,705. The most popular route, (Los Angeles - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl), can usually be booked for $719.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Colombo, Sri Lanka

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Colombo from Los Angeles?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Colombo

Most visitors from Los Angeles need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Colombo.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Colombo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles 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. Each traveler must have their own form filled out.

Health Pass For Public Activity - Travelers are required to present proof of vaccination before checking in to hotels and other public places. The health pass should be presented as valid proof of vaccination.

Health Insurance - Travelers must pay for COVID-19 local travel insurance at USD $12 with coverage of USD $50,000 for up to 1 month.

Fully vaccinated travelers are recommended to have comprehensive travel insurance that will cover health and other expenses related to COVID-19. If traveling with unvaccinated or not-fully vaccinated children, the comprehensive travel insurance should be extended to also cover them.




Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Colombo?

Returning to Los Angeles from Colombo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Colombo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Colombo are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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Destination information for Colombo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Colombo.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Rs 201.31
Average temperature for January in Colombo
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Colombo
1.3 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Colombo

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles 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
Cathay Pacific
$504 $1,127 No cancel fee 72%
Etihad Airways
$582 $991 No cancel fee 75%
China Southern
$635 $955 No cancel fee 69%
China Eastern
$701 $954 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

SriLankan Airlines
$721 $1,325 No cancel fee 68%
SWISS
$742 $955 No cancel fee 79%
Qatar Airways
$786 $1,118 No cancel fee 68%
Singapore Airlines
$839 $1,207 No cancel fee 81%
Turkish Airlines
$841 $1,051 No cancel fee 77%
Emirates
$938 $1,259 No cancel fee 75%
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