The cheapest times to fly from CMB to LAX are
- January 15th to February 25th (except the week of January 29th)
- April 23rd to July 15th (except the week of April 30th)
- September 3rd to December 2nd (except the weeks of September 10th, 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 LAX is early November. Prices can be as high as $1332 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $761 for Wednesday flights around early November.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Colombo (CMB) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $799 to $1043 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $804. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1085. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $281 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $831 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMB to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CMB to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CMB to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Colombo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into CMB. Saturdays 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 $69 (7%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $843. Return trip prices are from the LAX to CMB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CMB to LAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CMB to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 44 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, Icelandair, JAL, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, SAS, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, THAI, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 9352 miles or 15051 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CMB to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMB to LAX flight is about 17 hour 49 minutes.
How many flights go between Colombo and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from CMB to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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