Arriving in Colombo

Schedule your flights to Colombo with Etihad Airways and take a trip to a varied, multicultural city with an interesting history of different sovereign nations until Sri Lanka’s independence made it the financial centre of a new nation and it took on a personality of its own.

Plan Your Colombo Holiday

Travel to Colombo during the peak season of December to March if you want to be there for the best weather. It will be hot, but the lack of rain and humidity should make it pleasantly so rather than uncomfortable, and you should book your tickets to Colombo well in advance as this is the most popular time to visit the city. This is the best time for walking around the city and visiting museums and unique combinations of architecture from around the world. The fabulous elephant shows are also worth seeing.

Those looking for cheap hotels in Colombo may wish to consider a wetter holiday during the monsoon season when the city has far fewer local and international travellers. Whenever you are planning to travel be sure to check the popular Etihad Deals section for the best flight deals to Colombo all year round.

Flying from Canada

Choose Etihad Airways when booking flights from Canada and you can rest assured knowing that you will arrive at your destination in comfort. With ten years of experience, Etihad Airways knows what it takes to make your trip perfect.

Major Airports in Canada

Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), lies 32 km from the city centre, and is the busiest airport in Canada with two modern interconnected terminals. Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL), which for years was the largest in the country, cater to Quebec.

Airport Transportation in Canada

There is no train to Toronto Pearson International Airport, but you can take the bus. No.192 departs from the Kipling Subway Station and takes about 20 minutes, and No.58A departs from Lawrence West Subway Station and takes an hour. If you are in a hurry or have a lot of luggage, you can always catch a taxi to Toronto Pearson International Airport.

There are several options for travel to Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, which connects to the central and other train stations by bus or shuttle. There is a free minibus service from the Dorval Station, or you can use the Orleans Express shuttle bus to Montréal Airport.

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Interested in Colombo? Consider Melbourne

Book your flights to Melbourne with Etihad Airways and enjoy this destination where outdoor living and excellent shopping form a busy yet relaxed destination. There’s plenty of culture in Melbourne alongside modern art and performance.

Plan Your Melbourne Holiday

There is certainly plenty to see and do when you travel to Melbourne, as well as the chance to sit back and relax. Just outside the city is the Phillip Island Penguin Parade, an afternoon attraction where you can see penguins walk down to the beach and even walk amongst them. Nature is never far away in this green city.

Melbourne’s summer runs from December to February, when temperatures rise and the city is warm. Melbourne can also be enjoyed in the spring and autumn, as leaves on the park trees change colour beautifully. Reserve your tickets to Melbourne with the weather in mind, as swimming in the sea is best in the summer. Finding cheap hotels in Melbourne will not be a problem, due to the many types of accommodation on offer in the city and suburbs. Flight deals to Melbourne are available throughout the year, so be sure to check our Deals section before confirming your holiday.

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Etihad Office in Canada

Toronto, Canada
25 York Street, Suite 608
ON M5J 2V5
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Level 26, East Tower, World Trade Centre
Colombo 01
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