Given below is the flight time from Colombo, Sri Lanka to Cape Town, South Africa. Flight time calculator to calculate time taken to reach Cape Town from Colombo by air. The nearest airport to Colombo is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB) and the nearest airport to Cape Town is Cape Town International Airport (CPT)

Departure
Colombo
Arrival
Cape Town

Flight time from Colombo to Cape Town is 17 hours 10 minutes

One stop flight time from CMB to CPT via DXB is 17 hours 10 minutes (Operated by Emirates Airline)

Quickest one-stop flight takes close to 17 hours. However, some airlines could take as long as 37 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

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

Number of Airports in Cape Town : 1 International Airport  
Number of Airports in Colombo : 1 International Airport

Distance Between Colombo, Sri Lanka & Cape Town, South Africa is 7900 Kilo Meters

Flight time from Colombo to Cape Town via Dubai • CMB to CPT via DXB

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Cape Town International Airport via Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates on SriLankan Airlines flight is 20 hours 4 minutes

SriLankan Airlines CMB to DXB
4 hrs 54 mins
DXB
 Waiting Time
5 hrs 15 mins
DXB to CPT
9 hrs 55 mins
Total Duration:
20 hrs 4 mins

Flight time from Colombo to Cape Town via Dubai • CMB to CPT via DXB

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Cape Town International Airport via Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates on Emirates Airline flight is 36 hours 15 minutes

Emirates Airline CMB to DXB
4 hrs 30 mins
DXB
 Waiting Time
21 hrs 55 mins
DXB to CPT
9 hrs 50 mins
Total Duration:
36 hrs 15 mins

Airlines operating flights between Colombo and Cape Town

Colombo time is 3 hours 30 minutes ahead of Cape Town

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

07:31 AM

Current time in Cape Town, South Africa :, Wed, 27 Jan, 2021,
Cape Town Timezone: SAST (+02:00)

04:01 AM

Flight Time between Colombo & Cape Town • CMB - CPT Flight Duration

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CMB to CPT Flight - Colombo Airport to Cape Town Airport Flight Route Map

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

Colombo - Lat: 7.1808, Long: 79.8841
Cape Town - Lat: -33.9666, Long: 18.5944

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