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Cheap flights from Wellington to Colombo

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The best prices from Wellington to Colombo are usually found in March or August, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Wellington (WLG) to Colombo (CMB)

WLG - CMB
Price
$878 - $1,912
CMB
Temperature
30 - 33 °C
CMB
Rainfall
34 - 303 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Average price

$1,156

Average for round-trip flights in February 2021

Round-trip from

$878

From Wellington to Colombo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Wellington to Colombo?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Wellington to Colombo. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Colombo.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Wellington to Colombo?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 44 days in advance to save up to 35% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 44 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Wellington to Colombo 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,467, or $1,693 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Wellington to Colombo?

March can be a great time to fly to Colombo from Wellington with a flight ticket averaging about $1,234. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $850. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Colombo (WLG - CMB)?

When flying from Wellington to Colombo, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 9% versus a flight in the evening.

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Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Colombo

Does it rain more in Wellington or Colombo?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Wellington is roughly less than Colombo. You can assume this to be the case over the next 4 days.

Is Wellington weather warmer or cooler than Colombo?

Temperatures around the 33 °Cs can be experienced in February. The weather in Colombo is hotter than in Wellington. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

Destination information for Colombo

Today's exchange rate
$1 = Rs 142.12
Average temperature for February in Colombo
33.0 °C
Avg rainfall for February in Colombo
52.0 mm

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Airports servicing Colombo

Top 3 airlines flying from Wellington to Colombo

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
$784 $1,017 No cancel fee 81%
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Etihad Airways
$1,048 $1,233 No cancel fee 75%
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Air New Zealand
$1,081 $1,338 No cancel fee 78%
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