Best time to beat the crowds (14% less expensive on average)
Most popular time to fly (18% more expensive on average)
Flight from Toronto to Colombo
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When to book flights from Toronto to Bandaranaike Intl
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Top tips for finding a cheap flight out of Toronto
The cheapest flight from Toronto to Colombo was found, on average, 89 days before departure.
Book at least 5 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is May.
Morning departure is around 8% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
Passengers who arrive hungry after long flights from Toronto to Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) can find something to eat any time of day, as most food options in the arrivals terminal are open 24h a day. If you are looking for something local, Palm Strip has a selection of curries and other local dishes that you can try.
Start your holiday with a bit of shopping, as Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport has a large variety of shops ranging from duty-free to souvenir shops. Look for Global Hands or Unique Multi Artistes, both located in the public concourse of the departures area, for local handmade arts and crafts.
Relax and pamper yourself with a foot massage upon arrival at Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport by heading to Footrub. It is located in the departures terminal and is open 24h a day.
The Union Pearson Express train is a great option for those who wish to get to Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) by public transportation. It runs from 5:30 am to 1:00 am every day and links downtown Toronto to the airport in just 25min.
Goodlife Fitness has a location at Toronto Pearson International Airport, and has showers available for a fee for passengers to use if they wish to freshen up before flights from Toronto to Colombo. Goodlife is located in the public section of the arrivals area in Terminal 1.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days
FAQs for booking Toronto to Colombo flights
Official taxis at the airport are provided by Airport and Aviation Services, who have counters inside the airport in the arrivals area. If you wish to get a taxi after your flight from Toronto to Colombo, head to one of these counters to book your service. A trip to Colombo’s city centre will cost around Rs 3,000 (C$ 23) if you choose an air-conditioned service.
If you wish to purchase local currency upon arrival, head to Thomas Cook. Thomas Cook has two desks located at the airport, including one in the public concourse of the departures area. Both locations are open 24h a day and can exchange currency for travellers. Alternatively, there are 9 bank desks located throughout the airport that also provide currency exchange services, and are all open 24h a day as well.
Those wishing to travel light can store baggage for a short or long-term period of time at the left luggage office, which is located in the departures area and open 24h a day. If you just wish to store a few valuables, make use of Bond Baggage Service which is located in the departures lobby area, where you can store smaller items that you prefer not to take with you when travelling.
If you have a connecting flight and prefer staying at the airport, head to Serendiva Transit Hotel, located in the gated area of the airport on level 2. Alternatively, there are 3 options for accommodation located just a few minutes away. Empyrean Hotel and Airport City Hub Hotel both offer a free airport shuttle, while Airport City Hotel Katunayaka offers this service for a fee.
Flying between Colombo and Toronto will take minimum 22h 10m and will require at least one stop.
The best deals for a one-way ticket found by KAYAK users over the last 3 days were on American Airlines (C$ 1,373) and SriLankan Airlines (C$ 1,484). The cheapest round-trip tickets were found on American Airlines (C$ 2,408) and SriLankan Airlines (C$ 2,452).
If you are looking for a flight deal from Toronto to Colombo, look for departures on Tuesdays and avoid leaving on a Thursday, as it's usually the priciest day. When flying back from Colombo, Sunday is the cheapest day to fly and Wednesday is the most expensive.
There are 2 airports in Toronto (Toronto Island and Toronto Pearson Intl.) and only 1 airport in Colombo (Colombo Bandaranaike Intl). The cheapest flights are generally found on the Toronto Pearson Airport to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl flight route.
The earliest departure to Colombo leaves Toronto at 12:00 am.
The last departure to Colombo leaves Toronto at 11:50 pm.
There are no direct flights connecting Toronto to Colombo.
We unfortunately don’t have that data for this specific route.
oneworld, and Star Alliance are the airline alliances operating flights between Toronto and Colombo, with oneworld being the most commonly used for this route.
London is the most popular layover city among KAYAK users travelling from Toronto to Colombo.
The two airlines most popular with KAYAK users for flights from Toronto to Colombo are Emirates and Qatar Airways. With an average price for the route of C$ 2,637 and an overall rating of 8.3, Emirates is the most popular choice. Qatar Airways is also a great choice for the route, with an average price of C$ 1,992 and an overall rating of 8.3.
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Toronto to Colombo.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Colombo from Toronto is likely to change within 7 days, so travellers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Colombo with an airline and back to Toronto with another airline.
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Colombo from Toronto up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.