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

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Departure
Colombo
Arrival
Philadelphia

Flight time from Colombo to Philadelphia is 22 hours 5 minutes

One stop flight time from CMB to PHL via LHR is 22 hours 5 minutes (Operated by SriLankan Airlines)

The nearest airport to Colombo, is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB) and the nearest airport to Philadelphia, is Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

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Distance from Colombo to Philadelphia is approximately 14200 kilometers.

Flight time from Colombo to Philadelphia via London • CMB to PHL via LHR

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Philadelphia International Airport via London Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom on SriLankan Airlines flight is 22 hours 5 minutes

SriLankan Airlines CMB to LHR
11 hrs 55 mins
LHR
 Waiting Time
2 hrs 15 mins
LHR to PHL
7 hrs 55 mins
Total Duration:
22 hrs 5 mins

Flight time from Colombo to Philadelphia via London • CMB to PHL via LGW

Flight duration from Bandaranayake Airport to Philadelphia International Airport via London Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom on British Airways flight is 35 hours 15 minutes

British Airways CMB to LGW
13 hrs 20 mins
LGW
 Waiting Time
14 hrs
LGW to PHL
7 hrs 55 mins
Total Duration:
35 hrs 15 mins

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

There are very few non-stop flights from Colombo to Philadelphia. 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 Philadelphia takes close to 22 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 41 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 2 hrs to 19 hrs .

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

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
CMB - IAD Washington, DC, Washington Dulles International Airport 22 hrs 35 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 - JFK New York, John F Kennedy International Airport 22 hrs 25 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Colombo and Philadelphia

Colombo time is 10 hours 30 minutes ahead of Philadelphia

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

03:51 AM

Current time in Philadelphia, United States :, Wed, 20 Jan, 2021,
Philadelphia Timezone: EST (-05:00)

05:21 PM

CMB to PHL Flight - Colombo Airport to Philadelphia Airport Flight Route Map

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

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