If you are actually flying from Auckland, New Zealand to Colombo, Sri Lanka or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Auckland and Colombo, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Flight time from Auckland to Colombo is 15 hours 40 minutes

One stop flight time from AKL to CMB via KUL is 15 hours 40 minutes (Operated by Malaysia Airlines)

The nearest airport to Auckland, is Auckland International Airport (AKL) and the nearest airport to Colombo, is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB)

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Distance from Auckland to Colombo is approximately 10920 kilometers.

Flight time from Auckland to Colombo via Seoul • AKL to CMB via ICN

Flight duration from Auckland International Airport to Bandaranayake Airport via Incheon International Airport, South Korea on Korean Air flight is 25 hours 45 minutes

Korean Air AKL to ICN
11 hrs 55 mins
 Waiting Time
4 hrs 50 mins
9 hrs
Total Duration:
25 hrs 45 mins

Flight time from Auckland to Colombo via Beijing • AKL to CMB via PEK

Flight duration from Auckland International Airport to Bandaranayake Airport via Beijing Capital International Airport, China on Air China flight is 41 hours 10 minutes

Air China AKL to PEK
13 hrs 50 mins
 Waiting Time
19 hrs 30 mins
7 hrs 50 mins
Total Duration:
41 hrs 10 mins

How long does it take to fly from Auckland to Colombo?

There are very few non-stop flights from Auckland to Colombo. Therefore, you'll have to take connecting flights. In such cases, flight time depend on the stopover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Fastest one-stop flight between Auckland and Colombo takes close to 16 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 46 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 22 hrs .

Airlines operating flights between Auckland and Colombo

Auckland time is 7 hours 30 minutes ahead of Colombo

Current time in Auckland, New Zealand : Wed, 27 Jan, 2021,
Auckland Timezone: NZDT (+13:00)

01:13 PM

Current time in Colombo, Sri Lanka :, Wed, 27 Jan, 2021,
Colombo Timezone: +0530 (+05:30)

05:43 AM

AKL to CMB Flight - Auckland Airport to Colombo Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Auckland Airport & Colombo Airport is given below. Click the map to view Auckland to Colombo flight path and travel direction.

Find flying time from Auckland International Airport or Auckland or any other airport or city in New Zealand to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

A list of major Cities/Airports around the world is given below. Click on any of the airport names given below to find the flight distance from Auckland to those airports.