Arriving in New York

Book your flights to New York City with Etihad Airways and prepare for a whirlwind tour of art, culture, sights and sounds in the city that is always teeming with energy.

Plan Your New York Holiday

There are many reasons to travel to New York (NYC). Some come to just experience the pulse of this dynamic city. Others come for the cultural magnificence of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim Museum or the Metropolitan Opera. Still others come to experience the wildly diverse realities of the five distinctive boroughs here, each with their own unique identity and different cultural offerings. No matter what brings you to New York, prepare to stay awhile and remember to book your tickets to New York well in advance.

New York has a tourist season that lasts pretty much the year round. You may be able to find a cheap hotel in New York in February and March when the winter weather is in full swing, but even then it is still very busy. If you can afford it, come and experience Times Square during the Holiday Season and stay through until after New Year’s Eve. The best flight deals can always be found in our Deals section.

Flying from Sri Lanka

You can take flights from Sri Lanka to many destinations around the world with Etihad Airways and enjoy the advantages of a high quality flying experience from the time you make your reservation until you arrive at your chosen destination.

Major Airports in Sri Lanka

Reserve your flights from Sri Lanka and fly from Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA). The airport is in the city of Hambantota and is 35km from the city of Colombo. Both Terminals 1 and 2 serve international passengers, while the third terminal operates exclusively for domestic services. As the main airport in Sri Lanka, Bandaranaike Airport has excellent road and rail links. Ratmalana International Airport (RML) also offers international flights from Colombo itself.

Airport Transportation in Sri Lanka

Trains to Bandaranaike Airport can be accessed using the Airport Express Rail, which runs directly from the centre of Colombo. You can catch a shuttle bus to Bandaranaike Airport from some hotels so be sure to enquire when you book. The extensive public bus system in Colombo does run to the airports, but you may prefer to hire a taxi to Bandaranaike Airport, which will take only 13 minutes from Colombo city centre via the new, high-speed Katunayake Expressway.

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Interested in New York? Consider Vientiane

Book your flights to Vientiane with Etihad Airways and get ready to enjoy the simplicity and beauty of this amazing city.

Plan Your Vientiane Holiday

Whether you travel to Vientiane for business or for leisure, the city is a gorgeous destination that will leave you awe-inspired. Vientiane radiates the natural beauty, calmness and uniqueness of the Laotian countryside. From touring the shining golden Pha That Luang to experiencing the calm lifestyle of the locals by visiting the Wa Si Saket temple and taking amazing pictures at the Vientiane City Pillar Shrine, Vientiane has so much to offer the holiday traveller.

The weather in Vientiane primarily consists of three seasons: the wet season from May to October, the dry season from November to March and the hot season from March to May. The weather is cooler between November and February. We advise travellers wait until the hot and rainy seasons end if searching for flight deals to Vientiane and cheap hotels in Vientiane. Booking your tickets to Vientiane is very easy and straightforward with Etihad Airways – a simple visit to the Deals section of our website is all you need to guarantee you get the best price.

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