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 Brazil

Book your flights from Brazil to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and prepare for the world’s finest beaches, the unspoilt beauty of the Amazon, and the greatest carnival of all.

Major Airports in Brazil

One of the largest airports in Brazil is Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport, which is also known as Galeão International Airport (GIG).

The official name of Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) is São Paulo is Governor Andre Franco Montoro International Airport. Guarulhos has two terminals and serves over 20 million travellers annually. It is located 30 km to the northeast of São Paulo, right on the Tropic of Capricorn.

Airport Transportation in Brazil

There is a bus to Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport, as well as coach transfers that can be purchased in advance. The airport can be reached by expressway on Brazil Ave, the Red Line and the Yellow Line. A taxi to Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport takes approximately 40 minutes. There are very few passenger trains in Brazil so do not expect to take a train to Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport.

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Interested in Colombo? Consider Auckland

Book your flights to Auckland with Etihad Airways and get set to enjoy a stunning natural landscape featuring volcanic sand beaches, mountains and massive canyons.

Plan Your Auckland Holiday

The diversity of Auckland’s topography makes the area an ideal location for the adventurous at heart. The region boasts 48 volcanic cones some of which are easily accessible to hikers and provide spectacular vista of the surrounding countryside and meandering coastline. Auckland also boasts its own rainforest and towering mountainous areas. You can explore the many different landscapes in a number of different ways including by kayak or waka, by hovercraft, by air or on foot allowing everyday to be a new and exciting adventure.

The busiest time of year to visit Auckland is between November and March. It is strongly recommended that you book your tickets to Auckland well in advance if travelling in the peak season. Cheap hotels in Auckland are also hard to find at this time of year and it is suggested that you consider travelling here between May and September. The weather is still very pleasant and the crowds are smaller. Flight deals to Auckland are available throughout the year with Etihad’s Deals section.

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