Cheap flights from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo

Flight information Tiruchirapalli to Colombo

Cheapest return price last month

₹ 11,669

Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 438 kilometres

1h 0min

Most popular airline last month

SriLankan Airlines

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 Tiruchirapalli to Colombo is ₹ 11,669. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
1h 0min is the average flight time from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo.
There are 2 airlines who fly direct from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo.
There are 15 flights per week flying from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo, as of August.

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

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What you need to know before flying from Trichy to Colombo?

Airport information


Trichy (Trichy) International Airport (TRZ)

Trichy, Tamil Nadu, INDIA


Colombo Bandaranaike Airport (CMB)

Canada Friendship Rd, Katunayake 11450, Sri Lanka

Ratmalana Airport (RML)

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

Colombo Airports have direct flights from as many as 9-10 cities, and connecting flights from other Indian cities as well. See list here.

Travelling to Trichy airport

  • Trichy International Airport lies to the south of the city, 4 km away.
  • Travellers can take metered and prepaid cabs, trains and buses to get from anywhere in the city to the airport.

Travelling from Colombo airports

  • Colombo airports are located thus from the city centre – Bandaranayke (32 km north), Ratmalana (17 km south).
  • Travellers can get from the airport to the city on taxis, private cars, and buses.
  • They can also rent cars. See here and here.

Facilities at Trichy and Colombo airports

  • Trichy Airport has VIP lounges, snack bars and restaurants, currency exchange and forex services, medical assistance, info desk and communication centre.
  • Colombo airports have spas, lounges, cafés and restaurants, duty-free shops, currency exchange and forex services, banks and ATMs, etc.

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

The average flight time from Trichy to Colombo is 1h, via direct flights. Colombo not only makes for a great destination for a short vacation, but is affordable as well. Check out the top things to do in this charming city.

Time Difference between Trichy and Colombo

There is no time difference between Trichy, India, and Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Weather in Colombo

The best times to visit Colombo are the months of December-January and July-September. The temperature is around 29-30 degrees Celsius, the season is dry with less rains, and the sunshine makes for a great companion for outdoor exploration.

Exchange rate

1 Indian Rupee (INR) equals 2.36 Sri Lankan Rupees (LKR). See more here.

Cost of living in Colombo

Transport prices in Colombo: A taxi from airport to city centre costs LKR 2,500-3,000, a bus for the same route costs LKR 110-120, and a 3 km tuk-tuk ride within the city costs LKR 150-200. Budget meals cost around LKR 270-1,500, a 0.7L bottle of beer costs LKR 240-400 and the Kottu Rotti, a popular local dish, costs LKR 200-350.

Mode of payments accepted in Colombo

Colombo is still largely a cash economy, and travellers will need cash for almost everything. Credit cards will be accepted only at the 4/5-star hotels and resorts. Tip: Do not exchange currency at the airport – do it in the city. Colombo has some of the best exchange rates.

Best places for your first meal in Colombo

Famous local dishes include Lamprais, Polos, Sambol and Rice, Dhal Curry, Kottu Rotti, Hoppers of all kinds – string, egg, meat, etc. – and all sorts of fish curries and rice. Good food can be found just about anywhere. Head to areas such as the Fort Area, the districts of Colombo 06 and 07 for the best food.

Documents required to travel from Trichy to Colombo

Passengers travelling from Trichy 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 Trichy to Colombo

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

FAQ on Flights from Trichy to Colombo

  • Q1: How can I book cheap Tiruchirapalli to Colombo flight tickets online?
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  • Q3: Which is the cheapest month to book flights from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo?
    A: Check the bar chart at the top to find the cheapest month to fly from Tiruchirapalli 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 Tiruchirapalli to Colombo?
    A: It's always safe to travel with a travel insurance.
  • Q5: Should I opt for on board food while travelling from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo?
    A: Its suggested to opt for on board meals while flying to Colombo.
  • Q6: What is the check in luggage limit in Tiruchirapalli to Colombo flights?
    A: Generally, 15 kg is the allowed baggage limit for an economy class passenger flying from Tiruchirapalli 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 Tiruchirapalli to Colombo flights?
    A: 7 to 10 kg is the allowed hand luggage limit while flying from Tiruchirapalli 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 Tiruchirapalli?
    A: Web check-in confirms your travel while flying from Tiruchirapalliand saves your time at the check-in counter.
  • Q9: How can I change my Tiruchirapalli 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.
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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.