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There are 3 ways to get from New Delhi to Sri Lanka by plane or taxi

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Fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  7 h 37 min

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

$223 - $605

Cheapest option

Fly to Colombo  •  7 h 11 min

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

$151 - $242

1 alternative option

Fly to Sigiriya, taxi  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Sigiriya (GIU) DEL - GIU
  2. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Trincomalee

$275 - $751

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Delhi to Sri Lanka is to fly which costs ₹11,000 - ₹18,000 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Delhi to Sri Lanka is to fly which costs ₹11,000 - ₹18,000 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between New Delhi and Sri Lanka is 2409 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from New Delhi to Sri Lanka, 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 1269+ hotels available in Sri Lanka. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Delhi to Delhi Airport is to Metro which takes 21 min and costs ₹17 - ₹60.

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Map of how to get from New Delhi to Sri Lanka.
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  • Distance: 1505.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 37 min

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

SriLankan Airlines, Air India Limited and Cinnamon Air fly from New Delhi to Maharagama 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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Delhi to Sigiriya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
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
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
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
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
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Other operators
Taxi from Sigiriya to Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com

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