The cheapest times to fly from CMB to JED are

  • January 22nd to April 8th
  • June 4th to July 15th
  • September 17th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th, October 22nd, and October 29th)

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 CMB to JED is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $859 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $358 for Tuesday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Jeddah

Flying from Colombo (CMB) to Jeddah (JED) will usually cost between $359 to $526 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 $362. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $654. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $292 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $373 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMB to JED flight.

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

CMB to JED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CMB to JED flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Colombo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Jeddah, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Colombo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $19 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $391. Return trip prices are from the JED to CMB 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 CMB to JED can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 11 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Air India, Emirates, Etihad, Firefly, flydubai, Gulf Air, IndiGo, Kuwait Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Oman Air, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SpiceJet, SriLankan, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2891 miles or 4653 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMB to JED flight is about 6 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Colombo and Jeddah?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from CMB to JED.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCMB
Origination airport nameBandaranaike International Colombo Airport
CountrySri Lanka

Return Airport

Destination codeJED
Destination airport nameKing Abdulaziz International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia


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