The cheapest times to fly from STX to CMB are

  • April 16th to June 24th
  • November 12th to November 25th
  • December 24th to March 25th

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 STX to CMB is early May. Prices can be as high as $8085 for Tuesday flights during early November, or as low as $1836 for Saturday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Colombo

Flying from Christiansted, VI (STX) to Colombo (CMB) will usually cost between $1958 to $7894 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $2069. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early November, with an average price of $7921. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5852 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4741 can be considered a good price for a round-trip STX to CMB flight.

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

STX to CMB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the STX to CMB flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Saint Croix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Colombo, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Saint Croix. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $911 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4045. Return trip prices are from the CMB to STX 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 STX to CMB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 2 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking STX 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 STX to CMB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (STX > JFK > CMB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1384
  • Average savings: $3357 (70.81%)

See STX to JFK flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (STX > MIA > CMB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1552
  • Average savings: $3189 (67.26%)

See STX to MIA flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (STX > BOS > CMB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1558
  • Average savings: $3183 (67.14%)

See STX to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air India, American, British Airways, Cape Air, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, LOT, Qantas, Royal Air Maroc, Saudia, Seaborne Airlines, Silver Airways, SriLankan, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport to Henry E. Rohlsen Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9475 miles or 15248 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop STX to CMB flight is about 18 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Christiansted, VI and Colombo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from STX to CMB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code STX
Origination airport name Henry E. Rohlsen Airport
City Christiansted, VI
Country the United States
Latitude 17.7
Longitude -64.8

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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