Cheap flights from Christchurch to Colombo

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How to find the cheapest flight from Christchurch to Colombo

All the information you need to plan the best CHC to CMB flight in 2022: compare Christchurch to Colombo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Colombo.

CHC - CMB

Price

$784 - $1,423

CMB

Temperature

27 - 28 °C

CMB

Precipitation

60 - 350 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

$1,707

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$1,152

From Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

How far in advance should I book a flight from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Find a great deal and save up to 57% by booking at least 43 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,495.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport from Christchurch. Prices for August average $1,375 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,016. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 51% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (CHC - CMB)?

When flying from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Christchurch to Colombo flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl?

Christchurch (CHC), located 9.5 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl. 6 airlines have flights from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl on a regular basis. Booking flights from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl per day.

Which airlines flying from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Singapore Airlines, Air New Zealand, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

Consider Cathay Pacific, China Southern or Air New Zealand when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

On average you can expect to pay $1,463 for a flight from Christchurch to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport. The cheapest flight overall is $1,463 while the most popular route, (Christchurch - Colombo Bandaranaike Intl) is currently priced at $3,020.

Can I fly to Colombo from Christchurch right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Christchurch to Colombo

Most visitors from Christchurch need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Colombo.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Christchurch must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Colombo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering Colombo.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers are required to complete a health declaration form before arriving in Sri Lanka. Each traveler must have their own form filled out.

Health Pass For Public Activity - Travelers are required to present proof of vaccination before checking in to hotels and other public places. The health pass should be presented as valid proof of vaccination.

Health Insurance - Travelers must pay for COVID-19 local travel insurance at USD $12 with coverage of USD $50,000 for up to 1 month.

Fully vaccinated travelers are recommended to have comprehensive travel insurance that will cover health and other expenses related to COVID-19. If traveling with unvaccinated or not-fully vaccinated children, the comprehensive travel insurance should be extended to also cover them.




Can I fly back to Christchurch from Colombo?

Returning to Christchurch from Colombo

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Colombo are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.

Alternative routes for Christchurch to Colombo

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Auckland to Colombofrom $1,065 pp
Wellington to Colombofrom $1,506 pp

Top 5 airlines flying from Christchurch to Colombo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to Colombo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$845
Average$1,500
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$978
Average$1,073
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$1,088
Average$1,517
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,146
Average$1,656
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,168
Average$1,302
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety