Colombo to Manchester flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Colombo and Manchester take, on average, 12 h and 55 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Colombo with Manchester found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High seasonAccording to search data from our customers, December is the busiest time to fly from Colombo to Manchester
Best time to bookAccording to real data September is the most popular time to book a flight to Manchester when departing from Colombo

Cheap last minute flights to Manchester

Latest deals and top flight routes from Colombo airports.

Departure Mon, 06 Dec Return Thu, 09 Dec
CMB Colombo
MAN Manchester
return from £611
Departure Mon, 20 Dec Return Fri, 31 Dec
CMB Colombo
MAN Manchester
return from £799
Flight route information
Find out further information on Colombo and Manchester to help you prepare for your trip.
Currency and price comparison
Train
Local, one-way ticket
2169%

Trains are 2169% more expensive in Manchester than in Colombo.

Colombo
£0.13
Manchester
£2.95
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
910%

The average meal is 910% more expensive in Manchester than in Colombo.

Colombo
£1.48
Manchester
£15
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
950%

Taxis are 950% more expensive in Manchester than in Colombo.

Colombo
£0.22
Manchester
£2.3
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
83%

Coffee is 83% more expensive in Manchester than in Colombo.

Colombo
£1.6
Manchester
£2.93
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
Manchester airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 74 miles
  • ( Liverpool John Lennon (LPL)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
K Distance: 5509 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Colombo to Manchester

😷 Is it safe to travel from Colombo to Manchester during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United Kingdom may apply when travelling from Colombo. 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 can I find cheap flights from Colombo to Manchester at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Colombo to Manchester is 611£. 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 Manchester expensive to visit compared to Colombo?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Manchester costs an average of 2.30 GBP, 945% more expensive than Colombo, with a fare of 0.22 GBP, while train tickets costs 2169% more in Manchester: 2.95 GBP against 0.13 GBP in Colombo. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 15.00 GBP in Manchester, 914% more than the 1.48 GBP in Colombo. The price of the coffee is around 83% more expensive in Manchester, with an average of 2.93 GBP , while in Colombo the coffee costs 1.60 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Colombo to Manchester?
The most popular months to book a trip from Colombo to Manchester are September, December and July, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Colombo to Manchester?
The best time of the year to go to Manchester when flying from Colombo depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Manchester from Colombo in terms of searches from our customer, followed by April and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, March, May and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Colombo -  Manchester.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Colombo to Manchester?
The total flight time between Colombo and Manchester is of around 12:55 hours on average, considering an average distance of 9,098 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Manchester compared to Colombo?
While in Colombo the temperatures can reach an average of 34.0 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Manchester's temperatures can go up to 26.08 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.77 ºC in Manchester, compared to the 20.54 ºC average degrees reported in Colombo. During the winter period, Colombo can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Manchester have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Colombo to Manchester are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Colombo to Manchester are:
  • Emirates, stoping in Dubai for 60 minutes minimun.
  • Etihad Airways, with 605 minutes scale in Abu Dhabi.
  • Etihad Airways, with 605 minutes scale in Abu Dhabi.
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