Cheap flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka

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How far in advance should I book a flight from New Zealand to Sri Lanka?

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 New Zealand to Sri Lanka 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,690, or $1,950 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Sri Lanka?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Sri Lanka from New Zealand. Users have commonly found prices around $1,422 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $979. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Zealand to Sri Lanka (NZ - LK)?

When flying from New Zealand to Sri Lanka, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka in May, June 2022

The best prices found for New Zealand to Sri Lanka flights in May, June
1 Jun - 1 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

41h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

47h 05m
$2,020

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 22/5/22

12 Jun - 19 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

36h 45m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

40h 20m
$2,151

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 22/5/22

13 Jun - 20 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

50h 30m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

37h 05m
$2,196

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

New Zealand to Sri Lanka 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sri Lanka from New Zealand found for this year
1 Nov - 29 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

21h 40m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 40m
$1,468

SriLankan Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

9 Aug - 27 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

22h 00m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

21h 35m
$1,559

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 20/5/22

9 Aug - 27 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

22h 00m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

21h 35m
$1,564

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 21/5/22

Cheap Etihad Airways flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka

16 Jul - 1 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

52h 30m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

40h 25m
$1,849

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 22/5/22

1 Jun - 1 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

41h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

47h 05m
$2,020

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 22/5/22

5 Jul - 19 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

43h 10m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

37h 05m
$2,056

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 21/5/22

Cheap SriLankan Airlines flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka

1 Nov - 29 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

21h 40m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 40m
$1,468

SriLankan Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

1 Nov - 8 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

21h 40m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 40m
$1,698

SriLankan Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

Last-minute flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka

Late deals on return flights to Sri Lanka from New Zealand, departing today and this week
1 Jun - 1 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

41h 25m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

47h 05m
$2,020

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 22/5/22

2 Jun - 16 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

29h 10m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

15h 30m
$2,519

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

2 Jun - 16 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

29h 10m
CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

15h 50m
$2,588

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

One-way flights to Sri Lanka from New Zealand

The cheapest one-way flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka
25 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

20h 05m
$811

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

20 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

2 stops

21h 05m
$812

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 23/5/22

20 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CMB

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl

1 stop

20h 05m
$814

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Zealand to Sri Lanka flights.

Which airlines flying from New Zealand to Sri Lanka have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Singapore Airlines, Emirates, and Air New Zealand. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SriLankan Airlines for just $1,468, but on average you can expect to pay $1,676.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Zealand to Sri Lanka for under $2,100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New Zealand to Sri Lanka within the next 7 days for less than $2,100.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Zealand to Sri Lanka one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $811 on Singapore Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air New Zealand from $881 and Etihad Airways from $1,032 one-way.

Top 5 airlines flying from New Zealand to Sri Lanka

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Zealand to Sri Lanka choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Thai AirwaysCheapest$631Average$1,306FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$929Average$1,385FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Air ChinaCheapest$951Average$1,084FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$984Average$1,121FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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SriLankan AirlinesCheapest$1,014Average$1,517FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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