Cheap flights from Washington (WAS) to Colombo (CMB)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Colombo (CMB)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to CMB flight in 2022: compare Washington to Colombo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Colombo.
WAS - CMB
Price
$960 - $1,634
CMB
Temperature
80.6 - 82.4 °F
CMB
Precipitation
2.4 - 13.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$960

From Washington (WAS) to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

One-way from

$634

One-way flight from Washington (WAS) 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 Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Users have found that booking a flight from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport at least 61 days early can save you up to 8% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for as little as $1,101 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,165 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Washington average $1,106. You can even find prices in April for less than $1,106, as users have found deals to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from as low as $845. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Washington. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 47%.

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

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

Cheap flights from Washington to Colombo in January, February 2022

The best prices found for WAS to CMB flights for January, February
21 Feb - 27 Mar
$746pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
10 Feb - 14 Mar
$750pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
10 Feb - 13 Mar
$757pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Washington to Colombo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Washington found for this year
15 Mar - 27 Mar
$718pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
21 Feb - 27 Mar
$746pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
2 Mar - 30 Mar
$750pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Last minute flights from Washington to Colombo

Late deals on round-trip flights to Colombo from Washington, departing today and this week
3 Feb - 4 Mar
$792pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
7 Feb - 14 Mar
$799pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
3 Feb - 11 Feb
$802pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Colombo from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Colombo
3:15 pm - 11:55 pm
SriLankan Airlines
1 Stop
22h 10m
IAD - CMB
SriLankan Airlines
$634
Kiwi.com
1:20 pm - 6:30 pm
Singapore Airlines
3 Stops
66h 40m
IAD - CMB
Singapore Airlines
$647
Travelgenio
3:15 pm - 4:20 am
Gulf Air
3 Stops
26h 35m
IAD - CMB
Gulf Air
$791
Travelgenio

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Flight FAQs

From Washington to Colombo

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Qatar Airways, Emirates, and Etihad Airways flying from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $718, but on average you can expect to pay $767.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport within the next 7 days for less than $800.

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

Flying on Qatar Airways is currently your cheapest option to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, with prices starting at $746. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Etihad Airways and Turkish Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $754 and $760, respectively. Qatar Airways is priced at 32% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$565 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from SriLankan Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Singapore Airlines and Qatar Airways, with prices starting from $625 and $673, respectively.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport are Air India, Cathay Pacific and Emirates. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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

While on average a flight from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is generally $1,125, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $492. When looking at the most popular route, (Washington Dulles Intl - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl), you can expect to pay $718 for that flight.

What are the most popular routes from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

The most popular route from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is Washington Dulles Intl - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl. You may also consider Washington Reagan-National - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl or Baltimore/Washington - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Colombo, Sri Lanka

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Washington to Colombo

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington from Colombo?

Returning to Washington 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 Washington.

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

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Destination information for Colombo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington to Colombo.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Rs 200.20
Average temperature for January in Colombo
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Colombo
1.3 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan-National (DCA)

Airports servicing Colombo

Top 5 airlines flying from Washington to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington 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
$573 $1,383 No cancel fee 72%
SriLankan Airlines
$651 $1,154 No cancel fee 68%
Qatar Airways
$792 $1,390 No cancel fee 68%
Emirates
$948 $1,267 No cancel fee 75%
Etihad Airways
$987 $1,417 No cancel fee 75%
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