Given below is the flight time from Philadelphia, United States to Colombo, Sri Lanka. Flight time calculator to calculate time taken to reach Colombo from Philadelphia by air. The nearest airport to Philadelphia is Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and the nearest airport to Colombo is Bandaranayake Airport (CMB)


Flight time from Philadelphia to Colombo is 24 hours 30 minutes

One stop flight time from PHL to CMB via FRA is 24 hours 30 minutes (Operated by Lufthansa)

Quickest one-stop flight takes close to 25 hours. However, some airlines could take as long as 33 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 6 hrs to 15 hrs.

Number of Airports in Colombo : 1 International Airport  
Number of Airports in Philadelphia : 1 International Airport

Distance Between Philadelphia, United States & Colombo, Sri Lanka is 14200 Kilo Meters

Flight time from Philadelphia to Colombo via Frankfurt • PHL to CMB via FRA

Flight duration from Philadelphia International Airport to Bandaranayake Airport via Frankfurt International Airport, Germany on Lufthansa flight is 24 hours 30 minutes

Lufthansa PHL to FRA
8 hrs
 Waiting Time
6 hrs 40 mins
9 hrs 50 mins
Total Duration:
24 hrs 30 mins

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

Flight duration from Philadelphia International Airport to Bandaranayake Airport via London Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom on British Airways flight is 28 hours 30 minutes

British Airways PHL to LHR
7 hrs 10 mins
 Waiting Time
10 hrs 50 mins
10 hrs 30 mins
Total Duration:
28 hrs 30 mins

Airlines operating flights between Philadelphia and Colombo

Philadelphia time is 10 hours 30 minutes behind Colombo

Current time in Philadelphia, United States : Fri, 26 Feb, 2021,
Philadelphia Timezone: EST (-05:00)

08:09 PM

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

06:39 AM

Flight Time between Philadelphia & Colombo • PHL - CMB Flight Duration

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

The airports map below shows the location of Philadelphia Airport & Colombo Airport. Know the flight direction and Philadelphia to Colombo flight path

Philadelphia - Lat: 39.8753, Long: -75.2495
Colombo - Lat: 7.1808, Long: 79.8841

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