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

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Flight time from Colombo to Islamabad is 10 hours 35 minutes

One stop flight time from CMB to ISB via KWI is 10 hours 35 minutes (Operated by SriLankan Airlines)

The nearest airport to Colombo, is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB) and the nearest airport to Islamabad, is Islamabad International Airport (ISB)

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Distance from Colombo to Islamabad is approximately 3020 kilometers.

Flight time from Colombo to Islamabad via Dubai • CMB to ISB via DXB

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Islamabad International Airport via Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates on Emirates Airline flight is 22 hours 10 minutes

Emirates Airline CMB to DXB
4 hrs 35 mins
 Waiting Time
14 hrs 35 mins
3 hrs
Total Duration:
22 hrs 10 mins

Flight time from Colombo to Islamabad via Doha • CMB to ISB via DOH

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Islamabad International Airport via Doha Airport, Qatar on Qatar Airways flight is 30 hours 10 minutes

Qatar Airways CMB to DOH
5 hrs 10 mins
 Waiting Time
21 hrs 30 mins
3 hrs 30 mins
Total Duration:
30 hrs 10 mins

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

There are very few non-stop flights from Colombo to Islamabad. 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 Colombo and Islamabad takes close to 11 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 32 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 24 hrs .

Flight time from Colombo, Sri Lanka to airports near Islamabad, Pakistan

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Bandaranayake Airport, Colombo to airports nearest to Islamabad is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
CMB - LHE Lahore, Alama Iqbal International Airport 9 hrs 50 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Colombo and Islamabad

Colombo time is 30 minutes ahead of Islamabad

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

06:56 AM

Current time in Islamabad, Pakistan :, Wed, 27 Jan, 2021,
Islamabad Timezone: PKT (+05:00)

06:26 AM

CMB to ISB Flight - Colombo Airport to Islamabad Airport Flight Route Map

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

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