There are 2 ways to get from Delhi to Colombo by plane

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Fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) DEL - DWO

$223 - $605

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Fly to Colombo  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Colombo (CMB) DEL - CMB

$151 - $242

Questions & Answers

The distance between Delhi and Colombo is 2431 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Delhi to Colombo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Delhi Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Air India Limited, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Delhi Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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There are 1189+ hotels available in Colombo. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Delhi to Delhi Airport is to Metro which takes 21 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Delhi to Colombo.
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  • Distance: 1519.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

What companies run services between Delhi, India and Colombo, Sri Lanka?

SriLankan Airlines, Air India Limited and Cinnamon Air fly from Delhi to Colombo 4 times a day.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Delhi to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Varanasi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Delhi to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550

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