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

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Departure
Colombo
Arrival
Los Angeles

Flight time from Colombo to Los Angeles is 22 hours 20 minutes

One stop flight time from CMB to LAX via BKK is 22 hours 20 minutes (Operated by Thai Airways International)

The nearest airport to Colombo, is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB) and the nearest airport to Los Angeles, is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

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Distance from Colombo to Los Angeles is approximately 15060 kilometers.

Flight time from Colombo to Los Angeles via London • CMB to LAX via LGW

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Los Angeles International Airport via London Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom on British Airways flight is 36 hours 35 minutes

British Airways CMB to LGW
13 hrs 20 mins
LGW
 Waiting Time
12 hrs 10 mins
LGW to LAX
11 hrs 5 mins
Total Duration:
36 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from Colombo to Los Angeles via London • CMB to LAX via LGW

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Los Angeles International Airport via London Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom on British Airways flight is 41 hours 10 minutes

British Airways CMB to LGW
13 hrs 20 mins
LGW
 Waiting Time
16 hrs 45 mins
LGW to LAX
11 hrs 5 mins
Total Duration:
41 hrs 10 mins

How long does it take to fly from Colombo to Los Angeles?

There are very few non-stop flights from Colombo to Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles takes close to 23 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 42 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 17 hrs .

Flight time from Colombo, Sri Lanka to airports near Los Angeles, United States

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
CMB - SAN San Diego, San Diego International Airport 26 hrs 55 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Colombo and Los Angeles

Colombo time is 13 hours 30 minutes ahead of Los Angeles

Current time in Colombo, Sri Lanka : Mon, 18 Jan, 2021,
Colombo Timezone: +0530 (+05:30)

12:49 PM

Current time in Los Angeles, United States :, Sun, 17 Jan, 2021,
Los Angeles Timezone: PST (-08:00)

11:19 PM

CMB to LAX Flight - Colombo Airport to Los Angeles Airport Flight Route Map

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

Find flying time from Bandaranayake Airport or Colombo or any other airport or city in Sri Lanka 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 Colombo to those airports.