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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cape Town (CPT) to Sri Lanka

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to CMB flight in 2021: compare Cape Town to Sri Lanka flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sri Lanka.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Cape Town to Sri Lanka?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 18 days in advance to save up to 10% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 18 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Cape Town to Sri Lanka 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R13 285, or R15 081 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Sri Lanka (CPT - LK)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka as you normally would.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to Sri Lanka?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Sri Lanka from Cape Town. Users have commonly found prices around R13 260 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R12 157. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka in November, December 2021

The best prices found for CPT to Sri Lanka flights in November, December
2 Dec - 18 Jan
R9 010pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
2 Dec - 17 Jan
R9 058pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
2 Dec - 18 Jan
R11 140pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cape Town Intl to Sri Lanka 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sri Lanka from Cape Town found for next year
2 Dec - 18 Jan
R9 010pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
2 Dec - 17 Jan
R9 058pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
2 Dec - 18 Jan
R11 140pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Last-minute flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka

Late deals on return flights to Sri Lanka from Cape Town, departing today and this week
2 Dec - 18 Jan
R9 010pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
2 Dec - 17 Jan
R9 058pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
2 Dec - 18 Jan
R11 140pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
CMB
Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

One-way flights to Sri Lanka from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka
8:25 - 13:20
Emirates
2 stops
25h 25m
CPT - CMB
Emirates
R9 408
Travel2Be
14:10 - 12:00
Qatar Airways
1 stop
18h 20m
CPT - CMB
Qatar Airways
R9 948
flugladen.de
19:40 - 6:10
Air France
2 stops
31h 00m
CPT - CMB
Air France
R17 750
Bravofly

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Flight FAQs

From Cape Town to Sri Lanka

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka?

Cape Town Intl (CPT), located 15,6 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Sri Lanka have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cape Town Intl to Sri Lanka that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Singapore Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka for under R12 800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka for under R12 800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R12 745, but on average you can expect to pay R13 237.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cape Town to Sri Lanka for under R9 100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cape Town to Sri Lanka within the next 7 days for less than R9 100.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cape Town to Sri Lanka one-way?

R7 517 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Qatar Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Emirates and Air France, with prices starting from R8 581 and R17 750, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cape Town to Sri Lanka?

When booking a flight from Cape Town to Sri Lanka, you may want to consider flying on Cathay Pacific, Emirates or Qatar Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Sri Lanka from Cape Town?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cape Town Intl to Sri Lanka

Most visitors from Cape Town Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Sri Lanka.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Sri Lanka.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Sri Lanka.

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Health Declaration Form - Travelers are required to complete a health declaration form before arriving in Sri Lanka.


Do I need a test to fly back to Cape Town from Sri Lanka?

Returning to Cape Town Intl from Sri Lanka

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sri Lanka must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sri Lanka are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cape Town to Sri Lanka.
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Airports servicing Cape Town

Airports servicing

Bentota River (BJT)
Batticaloa (BTC)
Dikwella Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
Sigiriya (GIU)
Hambantota Mattala Rajapaksa Int'l (HRI)
Koggala (KCT)

Top 5 airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Sri Lanka

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Sri Lanka choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
R11 222 R14 244 No cancel fee 81%
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Qatar Airways
R11 335 R14 146 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
R11 605 R14 060 No cancel fee 75%
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SriLankan Airlines
R12 201 R14 591 No cancel fee 68%
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Cathay Pacific
R13 437 R14 335 No cancel fee 72%
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