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Cairo Colombo
Wed, 02 Oct CAI - CMB
£161 £158
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
19% Trains in Colombo are 19% cheaper than in Cairo.
Cairo £0.16
Colombo £0.13
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
21% A meal in Colombo is 21% cheaper than a meal in Cairo.
Cairo £3.19
Colombo £2.53
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 399.24 LKR
1 LKR = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 19 July 2024
Distance: 3528 miles
Cairo airports
Cairo International Airport (CAI) How far from city centre: 1 miles
Colombo airports
Katunayake International (CMB) How far from city centre: 17 miles
Ratmalana (RML) How far from city centre: 17 miles
Beira Lake (BYV) How far from city centre: 1 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Cairo to Colombo

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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Cairo to Colombo?

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2. Can the price of my tickets from Cairo to Colombo change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Cairo to Colombo may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Cairo to Colombo on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Cairo and Colombo, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Cairo to Colombo airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Cairo to Colombo

How long does the flight take to go from Cairo to Colombo?
The total flight time between Cairo and Colombo is of around 13:15 hours on average, considering an average distance of 7,562 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Cairo to Colombo at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cairo to Colombo is 158£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Colombo expensive to visit compared to Cairo?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Colombo costs an average of 0.30 GBP, 6% cheaper than Cairo, with a fare of 0.32 GBP, while train tickets costs 19% less in Colombo: 0.13 GBP against 0.16 GBP in Cairo. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 2.53 GBP in Colombo, 21% less than the 3.19 GBP in Cairo. The price of the coffee is around 55% more expensive in Colombo, with an average of 1.91 GBP , while in Cairo the coffee costs 1.23 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Cairo to Colombo?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cairo to Colombo are December, August and October, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Cairo to Colombo?
The best time of the year to go to Colombo when flying from Cairo depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Colombo from Cairo in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and April. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, July and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cairo - Colombo.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Cairo to Colombo?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Sri Lanka may apply when travelling from Cairo. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Colombo compared to Cairo?
While in Cairo the temperatures can reach an average of 40.41 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 0.5 mm ,Colombo's temperatures can go up to 34.0 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 20.54 ºC in Colombo, compared to the 5.68 ºC average degrees reported in Cairo. During the winter period, Cairo can register 0.9 mm precipitation, while Colombo have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Cairo to Colombo are:
Oman Air, stopping in Muscat for 95 minutes minimum.
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines, with 90 minutes scale in Jeddah.
Flight Duration 13 h and 15 m Flights between Cairo and Colombo take, on average, 13 h and 15 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £158 Cheapest price for a flight between Cairo and Colombo found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season August According to search data from our customers, August is the busiest time to fly from Cairo to Colombo
Best time to book December According to real data December is the most popular time to book a flight to Colombo when departing from Cairo

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