Given below is the flight time from London, United Kingdom to Colombo, Sri Lanka. Flight time calculator to calculate time taken to reach Colombo from London by air. The nearest airport to London is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and the nearest airport to Colombo is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB)


Flight time from London to Colombo is 10 hours 30 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from LHR to CMB is 10 hours 30 minutes (Operated by SriLankan Airlines)

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Non-stop flights take anywhere between 10 hours to 14 hours .

Quickest one-stop flight takes close to 12 hours. However, some airlines could take as long as 35 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Non-stop flight time from United Kingdom (LHR) to Sri Lanka (CMB) by different airlines

Most of the flights by major airlines departing from London arrive at Bandaranayake Airport, the major airport in Colombo

Journey & DurationAirline
10 hours 30 minutes
SriLankan Airlines  SriLankan Airlines
12 hours 55 minutes
TAM Brazilian Airlines  TAM Brazilian Airlines
12 hours 55 minutes
Lufthansa  Lufthansa
12 hours 55 minutes
United Airlines  United Airlines
13 hours
Iberia Airlines  Iberia Airlines

Number of Airports in Colombo : 1 International Airport  
Number of Airports in London : 4 International Airport

Distance Between London, United Kingdom & Colombo, Sri Lanka is 8720 Kilo Meters

Flight time from London to Colombo via Istanbul • LHR to CMB via IST

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Bandaranayake Airport via Ataturk Airport, Turkey on Turkish Airlines flight is 22 hours 15 minutes

Turkish Airlines LHR to IST 3 hrs 55 mins
IST Waiting Time 7 hrs 30 mins
IST to CMB 10 hrs 50 mins
Total Duration: 22 hrs 15 mins

Flight time from London to Colombo via Bangkok • LHR to CMB via BKK

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Bandaranayake Airport via Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Thailand on Thai Airways International flight is 30 hours 50 minutes

Thai Airways International LHR to BKK 11 hrs 25 mins
BKK Waiting Time 16 hrs
BKK to CMB 3 hrs 25 mins
Total Duration: 30 hrs 50 mins

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Airlines operating flights between London and Colombo

London time is 4 hours 30 minutes behind Colombo

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Thu, 19 Oct, 2017,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

09:04 PM

Current time in Colombo, Sri Lanka :, Fri, 20 Oct, 2017,
Colombo Timezone: +0530 (+05:30)

01:34 AM

Flight Time between London & Colombo • LHR - CMB Flight Duration

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LHR to CMB Flight - London Airport to Colombo Airport Flight Route Map

The airports map below shows the location of London Airport & Colombo Airport. Know the flight direction and London to Colombo flight path

  London - Lat: 51.4706, Long: -0.4619
  Colombo - Lat: 7.1808, Long: 79.8841

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