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

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Departure
Colombo
Arrival
New York

Flight time from Colombo to New York is 20 hours 5 minutes

One stop flight time from CMB to JFK via SIN is 20 hours 5 minutes (Operated by Singapore Airlines)

The nearest airport to Colombo, is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB) and the nearest airport to New York, is John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

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Distance from Colombo to New York is approximately 14060 kilometers.

Flight time from Colombo to New York via Dubai • CMB to JFK via DXB

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to John F Kennedy International Airport via Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates on Emirates Airline flight is 26 hours 35 minutes

Emirates Airline CMB to DXB
4 hrs 30 mins
DXB
 Waiting Time
3 hrs 10 mins
DXB to JFK
18 hrs 55 mins
Total Duration:
26 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from Colombo to New York via Seoul • CMB to JFK via ICN

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to John F Kennedy International Airport via Incheon International Airport, South Korea on Korean Air flight is 34 hours 50 minutes

Korean Air CMB to ICN
7 hrs 50 mins
ICN
 Waiting Time
13 hrs 10 mins
ICN to JFK
13 hrs 50 mins
Total Duration:
34 hrs 50 mins

How long does it take to fly from Colombo to New York?

There are very few non-stop flights from Colombo to New York. 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 New York takes close to 20 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 22 hrs .

Flight time from Colombo, Sri Lanka to airports near New York, United States

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
CMB - BOS Boston, Logan International Airport 31 hrs 40 mins 1 Stop
CMB - BWI Baltimore, MD, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport 37 hrs 25 mins 1 Stop
CMB - EWR Newark, Newark Liberty International Airport 34 hrs 25 mins 1 Stop
CMB - PHL Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport 35 hrs 15 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Colombo and New York

Colombo time is 10 hours 30 minutes ahead of New York

Current time in Colombo, Sri Lanka : Mon, 30 Nov, 2020,
Colombo Timezone: +0530 (+05:30)

11:24 PM

Current time in New York, United States :, Mon, 30 Nov, 2020,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)

12:54 PM

CMB to JFK Flight - Colombo Airport to New York Airport Flight Route Map

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

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