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There are 6 ways to get from Thailand to Sri Lanka by plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Udon Thani to Colombo  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Udon Thani (UTH) to Colombo (CMB) UTH - CMB

Rs. 28196 - Rs. 115041

Cheapest option

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Colombo  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Colombo (CMB) BKK - CMB

Rs. 23725 - Rs. 39760

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Fly Don Muang to Colombo  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Colombo (CMB) DMK - CMB

Rs. 24458 - Rs. 606533

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Diyawanna Oya  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) BKK - DWO

Rs. 39825 - Rs. 152560

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Batticaloa  •  13h 9m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Batticaloa (BTC) BKK - BTC

Rs. 30725 - Rs. 57460

Fly Chiang Mai to Colombo  •  8h 14m

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Colombo (CMB) CNX - CMB

Rs. 68489 - Rs. 194218

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Sri Lanka

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Sri Lanka. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Sri Lanka.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some international borders began to reopen in Sri Lanka from August 1.

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Sri Lanka from May 25.

International flights leaving Thailand are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Thailand

Last updated: August 5 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thailand to Sri Lanka is to fly which costs ฿4100 - ฿110000 and takes 5h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Thailand to Sri Lanka is to fly which costs ฿4100 - ฿110000 and takes 5h 9m.

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The distance between Thailand and Sri Lanka is 2339 km.

It takes approximately 6h 59m to get from Thailand to Sri Lanka, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Udon Thani Airport to Colombo Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 25m and has one stopover.

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Sri Lanka is 1h 30m behind Thailand. It is currently 8:57 PM in Thailand and 7:27 PM in Sri Lanka.

Thai Smile, Thai Lion Mentari, Thai Airways International and two other airlines offer flights from Udon Thani Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Sri Lanka. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.

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The best way to get from Thailand to Udon Thani Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs ฿130 - ฿160.

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Map of how to get from Thailand to Sri Lanka.
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  • Distance: 2339.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 59m

What companies run services between Thailand and Sri Lanka?

Thai Smile, Thai Airways International and three other airlines fly from Udon Thani to Colombo 4 times a day.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Colombo via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 200000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Colombo
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 220000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 38000 - Rs. 150000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Batticaloa via Colombo
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 42000 - Rs. 140000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Batticaloa via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 36000 - Rs. 70000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Batticaloa via Mumbai, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 29000 - Rs. 55000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Batticaloa via Colombo, Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 39000 - Rs. 150000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Batticaloa via Guangzhou Baiyun, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 180000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Batticaloa via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 150000
Flights from Chiang Mai to Colombo via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 210000
Flights from Chiang Mai to Colombo via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 70000 - Rs. 220000
Flights from Chiang Mai to Colombo via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 230000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Colombo via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 60000 - Rs. 190000
Flights from Udon Thani to Colombo via Chiang Rai, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 70000 - Rs. 200000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Colombo
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 200000
Flights from Chiang Mai to Colombo via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 190000
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Colombo via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 24000 - Rs. 110000
Flights from Don Muang to Colombo
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 23000 - Rs. 100000
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Colombo via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 24000 - Rs. 55000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 100000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Colombo via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 200000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Colombo via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 70000 - Rs. 220000

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