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Flight time from Colombo to Paris is 11 hours

Non-Stop flight duration from CMB to CDG is 11 hours (Operated by Thai Airways International)

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The nearest airport to Colombo, is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB) and the nearest airport to Paris, is Charles De Gaulle Airport (CDG)

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Distance from Colombo to Paris is approximately 8480 kilometers.

Flights from Colombo to Paris • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Colombo arrive at Charles De Gaulle Airport or Orly Airport. Paris has 2 international airport and 3 medium airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
Thai Airways International
11 hrs
11 hrs
SriLankan Airlines
11 hrs
Emirates Airline
11 hrs 30 mins
Korean Air
11 hrs 30 mins

Flight time from Colombo to Paris via New Delhi • CMB to CDG via DEL

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Charles De Gaulle Airport via Indira Gandhi International Airport, India on Air India Limited flight is 14 hours 5 minutes

Air India Limited CMB to DEL
3 hrs 30 mins
 Waiting Time
1 hr 15 mins
9 hrs 20 mins
Total Duration:
14 hrs 5 mins

Flight time from Colombo to Paris via Rome • CMB to CDG via FCO

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Charles De Gaulle Airport via Leonardo da Vinci International Airport, Italy on Alitalia flight is 23 hours 15 minutes

Alitalia CMB to FCO
10 hrs 25 mins
 Waiting Time
10 hrs 40 mins
2 hrs 10 mins
Total Duration:
23 hrs 15 mins

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

Non-stop flight time from Colombo to Paris is around 11 hours 30 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Colombo and Paris takes close to 14 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 39 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Colombo to any of the 5 airports in Paris.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Colombo - Paris flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 23 hrs .

Flight time from Colombo, Sri Lanka to airports near Paris, France

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
CMB - ORY Paris, Orly Airport 19 hrs 35 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Colombo and Paris

Colombo time is 4 hours 30 minutes ahead of Paris

Current time in Colombo, Sri Lanka : Thu, 21 Jan, 2021,
Colombo Timezone: +0530 (+05:30)

05:19 AM

Current time in Paris, France :, Thu, 21 Jan, 2021,
Paris Timezone: CET (+01:00)

12:49 AM

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CMB to CDG Flight - Colombo Airport to Paris Airport Flight Route Map

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

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