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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Sri Lanka

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Sri Lanka?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 35 days in advance, which can save you up to 13% on flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 35 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,207. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,321.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Sri Lanka?

Flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Sri Lanka in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $706.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka in October, November 2020

The best prices found for MEL to Sri Lanka flights in October, November
20 Nov - 28 Jan
$8,746pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
20 Nov - 28 Jan
$9,038pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Cathay Pacific
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
20 Nov - 29 Jan
$9,153pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Sri Lanka 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sri Lanka from Melbourne found for this year
29 Dec - 27 Jan
$1,954pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
29 Dec - 27 Jan
$1,969pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
29 Dec - 26 Jan
$2,184pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
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Melbourne

Direct flights to Sri Lanka from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Sri Lanka direct flight deals
18 Apr - 24 Apr
$1,294pp
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
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MEL
Melbourne
29 Dec - 26 Jan
$3,600pp
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
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CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
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Melbourne

One-way flights to Sri Lanka from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka
20:00 - 18:30
Cathay Pacific
1 stop
28h 00m
MEL - CMB
Cathay Pacific
$754
mytrip.com
17:30 - 20:45
Qatar Airways
1 stop
32h 45m
MEL - CMB
Qatar Airways
$1,344
StudentUniverse
12:25 - 17:35
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
10h 40m
MEL - CMB
SriLankan Airlines
$2,024
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Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Sri Lanka flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Sri Lanka

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka for under $987 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka for under $987. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $983, but on average you can expect to pay $1,117.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Melbourne to Sri Lanka to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Sri Lanka have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like SriLankan Airlines, Cathay Pacific, and Virgin Australia flying from Melbourne to Sri Lanka have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka for under $1,410 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka under $1,410. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Sri Lanka is less than $2,447.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Sri Lanka?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Friday.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Sri Lanka?

Cathay Pacific, China Southern and Emirates are the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Sri Lanka.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to Sri Lanka is generally $1,045, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $545. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl), you can expect to pay $2,529 for that flight.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Sri Lanka?

A quick flight from Melbourne to Sri Lanka can take about 10h 45m. SriLankan Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $1,146. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to Sri Lanka return?

Currently priced at $1,076, Cathay Pacific will fly you from Melbourne to Sri Lanka and back. In addition to Cathay Pacific, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on SriLankan Airlines for as low as $1,146.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne to Sri Lanka one-way?

$754 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Cathay Pacific. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways, with prices starting from $1,199 and $1,344, respectively.

Arrival points for flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka

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Destination information for Sri Lanka

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to Sri Lanka
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Rs 130.70
Flight duration
10h 17m

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing

Bentota River (BJT)
Batticaloa (BTC)
Dikwella Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
Sigiriya (GIU)
Hambantota Mattala Rajapaksa Int'l (HRI)
Koggala (KCT)
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