The cheapest times to fly from CKG to CMB are

  • February 12th to July 1st (except the weeks of April 23rd and April 30th)
  • October 29th to December 31st (except the week of November 5th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CKG to CMB is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $1639 for Thursday flights during mid August, or as low as $422 for Monday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Colombo

Flying from Chongqing (CKG) to Colombo (CMB) will usually cost between $451 to $1003 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $485. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1020. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $535 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $606 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CKG to CMB flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CKG to CMB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CKG to CMB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CKG to CMB flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chongqing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $228 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $546. Return trip prices are from the CMB to CKG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CKG to CMB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 11 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking CKG to CMB

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CKG to CMB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bangkok (CKG > DMK > CMB)

  • Price for both tickets: $402
  • Average savings: $204 (33.61%)

See CKG to KUL flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (CKG > KUL > CMB)

  • Price for both tickets: $493
  • Average savings: $113 (18.66%)

See CKG to DMK flights

Hack #3: Singapore (CKG > SIN > CMB)

  • Price for both tickets: $519
  • Average savings: $87 (14.29%)

See CKG to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CKG to CMB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Chongqing Airlines, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, THAI, Thai AirAsia, Thai Lion Mentari, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport to Jiangbei Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2333 miles or 3755 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CKG to CMB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CKG to CMB flight is about 5 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Chongqing and Colombo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from CKG to CMB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CKG
Origination airport name Jiangbei Airport
City Chongqing
Country China
Latitude 29.7
Longitude 106.7

Return Airport

Destination code CMB
Destination airport name Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport
City Colombo
Country Sri Lanka
Latitude 7.2
Longitude 79.9


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