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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 51 days in advance, which can save you up to 17% on flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 51 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 $1,849. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,849.

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 October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $828.

Melbourne to Sri Lanka 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sri Lanka from Melbourne found for this year
20 Oct - 20 Apr
$538pp
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
2 Sep - 29 Sep
$570pp
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
19 Oct - 20 Apr
$578pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Sri Lanka from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Sri Lanka direct flight deals
20 Nov - 11 Dec
$908pp
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
20 Nov - 11 Dec
$911pp
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
20 Oct - 19 Apr
$1,013pp
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
SriLankan Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Sri Lanka from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka
05:35 - 19:35
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
18h 30m
MEL - CMB
Singapore Airlines
$588
StudentUniverse
02:00 - 19:25
Cathay Pacific
2 stops
21h 55m
MEL - CMB
Cathay Pacific
$787
FlightNetwork
03:00 - 19:25
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
20h 55m
MEL - CMB
Multiple Airlines
$800
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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 $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Singapore Airlines for just $538, but on average you can expect to pay $659.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from Melbourne to Sri Lanka under $1,000. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Sri Lanka is less than $1,233.

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

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Thursday, 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 $1,037, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $541. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl), you can expect to pay $763 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 40m. SriLankan Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $1,271. 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 $753, Singapore Airlines will fly you from Melbourne to Sri Lanka and back. In addition to Singapore Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Cathay Pacific and Malaysia Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $1,001 and $1,019, respectively.

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

$552 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Malaysia Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Singapore Airlines and Cathay Pacific, with prices starting from $588 and $767, 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 130.09
Flight duration
10h 22m

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing

Bentota River (BJT)
Batticaloa (BTC)
Dikwella Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
Sigiriya (GIU)
Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (HRI)
Koggala (KCT)
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