Cheap flights from Mumbai to Colombo

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Flight information Mumbai to Colombo

Cheapest return price last month

₹ 13,196

Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 1545 kilometres

2h 20min

Most popular airline last month

Jet Airways

Colombo Bandaranayake, Colombo Ratmalana, Diyawanna Oya and Kelaniya

4 airports

Frequently asked questions

There are 4 airports in Colombo: Colombo Bandaranayake, Colombo Ratmalana, Diyawanna Oya, and Kelaniya.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Mumbai to Colombo is ₹ 13,467. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
2h 20min is the average flight time from Mumbai to Colombo.
There are 3 airlines who fly direct from Mumbai to Colombo.
There are 27 flights per week flying from Mumbai to Colombo, as of August.

How to compare and get the best flights from Mumbai to Colombo?

  • The price table above shows the lowest 2-way flight prices from Mumbai to Colombo for each month. Clicking on the price will take you to a calendar view to choose specific dates as per your itinerary.
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What you need to know before flying from Mumbai to Colombo?

Airport information of Mumbai and Colombo airports


ChhatrapatiShivaji International Airport (BOM)

Western Express Highway, Sahar, Andheri East, Mumbai - 400 099


Colombo Bandaranayke InternationalAirport (CMB)

Canada Friendship Rd, Katunayake 11450, Sri Lanka

Ratmalana Airport (RML)

Ratmalana, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka

Getting to Mumbai airport

  • Located on the Western Express Highway in Andheri, Mumbai airport has two terminals located 4km from each other and connected by a free A/C bus shuttle.
  • In order to travel to the airport, passengers can either take prepaid taxis, or metered taxis and rickshaws. Passengerscan also take rented cars to the airport.

Travelling from Colombo airport

  • Colombo Bandaranaike airport lies 32km north of Colombo’s city centre. Visitors can take taxis to the city, the counters for which are in the airport’s arrival lobby. Visitors can also rent cars to drive around. See more here.
  • Travellers can also take the luxury bus from the airport to the city which operates every quarter of an hour.

Facilities at Mumbai and Colombo airports

  • Mumbai airport houses a host of facilities for visitors such as duty-free shopping facilities, restaurants, cafes and gourmet dining places, banking and ATM facilities, forex and money changers, free Wi-Fi and business facilities.
  • Colombo airport has spas, lounges, money changers and forex services, cafes and restaurants, retail spaces, and medical assistance facilities.

Tips on how to make the best out of your flight journey from Mumbai to Colombo

The averagedflight time from Mumbai to Colombo is 2h 30minnonstop. Visitors can enjoy the host of in-flight entertainment provided on-board.

Weather in Colombo

Colombo's climate is tropical all throughout the year. From March to April the average high temperature is around 31 °C. Monsoon season is from May to August and October to January. Travellers should plan their Colombo visit between September and November, which is its festive season.

Exchange rate

1 Indian Rupee (INR) equals 2.18 Sri Lankan Rupees (LKR). See more here.

Cost of living in Colombo

A bus from the airport to the city costs INR 50, while a taxi for the same costs INR 1,137-1,340. A 3km tuk-tuk ride costs anywhere between INR 70 and 95, while budget meals are priced in a range of INR 91 and 540.

10 things to do in Colombo.

Mode of payments accepted in Colombo

Travellers should carry cash for maximum purchases, and ATMs are plentiful. Bigger establishments accept all kinds of credit cards.

Best places for your first meal in Colombo

Head to the beautiful Fort area of Colombo which houses a number of vegetarian and non-vegetarian restaurants serving lip-smacking Sri Lankan and world cuisine.

Documents required to travel from Mumbai to Colombo

Passengers travelling from Mumbai to Colombo must carry all the documents listed below

  • Valid Passport
  • Valid Visa
  • Return flight tickets (sometimes asked by the immigration depending on your visa type)

Major airlines that operate from Mumbai to Colombo

Jet Airways flights to Colombo, Air India flights to Colombo, SriLankan Airlines flights to Colombo

FAQ on Flights from Mumbai to Colombo

  • Q1: How can I book cheap Mumbai to Colombo flight tickets online?
    A: Use Skyscanner's flight search above and fill in your travel dates and click on "Search Flights". You can now choose the desired flight to Colombo from the list.
  • Q2: How Skyscanner is different from online travel agents?
    A: Skyscanner search engine pulls flight prices from all the major airlines and online travel agents like MakeMytrip,ClearTrip, Yatra, Goibibo etc., Hence you don’t have to check multiple websites to find the best price. Once you find your cheap flights & click to select, we link you directly to the airline or travel agent. No hidden charges, no added fees.
  • Q3: Which is the cheapest month to book flights from Mumbai to Colombo?
    A: Check the bar chart at the top to find the cheapest month to fly from Mumbai to Colombo. The chart is based on the next 12 months price data we have.
  • Q4: Should I opt for a travel insurance while flying from of Mumbai to Colombo?
    A: It's always safe to travel with a travel insurance.
  • Q5: Should I opt for on board food while travelling from Mumbai to Colombo?
    A: Its suggested to opt for on board meals while flying to Colombo.
  • Q6: What is the check in luggage limit in Mumbai to Colombo flights?
    A: Generally, 15 kg is the allowed baggage limit for an economy class passenger flying from Mumbai to Colombo. Its advised to check your baggage limit that is printed on your ticket as it varies from airline to airline.
  • Q7: What is the hand baggage limit in Mumbai to Colombo flights?
    A: 7 to 10 kg is the allowed hand luggage limit while flying from Mumbai to Colombo. For most recent updates on the hand luggage weight, contact respective airlines.
  • Q8: What is the advantage of doing a web check in while flying from Mumbai?
    A: Web check-in confirms your travel while flying from Mumbaiand saves your time at the check-in counter.
  • Q9: How can I change my Mumbai to Colombo travel dates after booking?
    A: Before check-in, the respective flight operator will allow you to change your travel dates. Generally, its chargeable based on the rescheduled date. It is recommended to contact respective airlines to know about the charges.
  • Q10: How do I subscribe for Skyscanner's price alerts for cheap fares from Mumbai to Colombo?
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Information and Data provided on this page is correct as of Sep 15th, 2017

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.