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

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The best prices from Washington to Colombo are usually found in November or January, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

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

WAS - CMB
Price
$993 - $1617
CMB
Temperature
86 - 91.4 °F
CMB
Rainfall
1.3 - 11.9 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Cheapest in November Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Average price $1181 Average for round-trip flights in August 2020
Round-trip from $993 From Washington to Colombo
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington to Colombo?

Flights from Washington to Colombo are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Colombo.

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

When flying from Washington to Colombo, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 12% versus a flight in the noon.

Cheap flights from Washington to Colombo in August, September 2020

The best prices found for WAS to CMB flights for August, September
26 Aug - 20 Sep
$1220pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
26 Aug - 19 Sep
$1244pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
12 Aug - 27 Aug
$1296pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National

Washington to Colombo 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Colombo from Washington found for this year
16 Nov - 23 Nov
$766pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
6 Oct - 27 Oct
$767pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
27 Nov - 13 Dec
$842pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Colombo from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Colombo
5:15 pm - 5:05 am
Gulf Air
3 Stops
50h 20m
IAD - CMB
Gulf Air
$3237
KAYAK
6:20 pm - 9:45 pm
British Airways
2 Stops
41h 55m
IAD - CMB
British Airways
$3397
AranGrant
1:16 pm - 9:45 pm
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
46h 59m
IAD - CMB
Qatar Airways
$4943
Vayama

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Useful info, stats and facts about Washington to Colombo flights.

Flight FAQs

From Washington to Colombo

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington to Colombo due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Washington and Colombo for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Colombo for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $766, but on average you can expect to pay $904.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington to Colombo for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Washington to Colombo, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than Colombo?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 91 °F range in February. The weather in Colombo is generally hotter than Washington's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Washington to Colombo?

Airlines like Qatar Airways, SriLankan Airlines, and Emirates fly from Washington to Colombo in about 20h 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h 01m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Turkish Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Colombo, with prices starting at $766. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Etihad Airways and Cathay Pacific, with the lowest prices starting at $972 and $999, respectively. Turkish Airlines is 33% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $885. However, be on the lookout for offers from Gulf Air and British Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Washington to Colombo for a low price.

Destination information for Colombo

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Washington to Colombo
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Rs 182.06
Average temperature for August in Colombo
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Colombo
2.7 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing Colombo

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