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 Cardiff

Book your flights from Cardiff to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and rest assured of first rate services in-flight with our state-of-the-art infrastructure coupled with unmatched hospitality.

Major Airports in Cardiff

Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Cardiff operates flights to and from over 60 destinations worldwide. This airport caters to over 1.9 million passengers a year through its single terminal. Facilities include comfortable waiting option at the Executive Lounge with amenities such as photocopier, telephone, fax, free Wi-Fi stations, wide screen television, beverages and snacks. Priority Pass is issued for frequent fliers using which they can access over 600 airport lounges across the world.

Airport Transportation in Cardiff

Though there are other routes to reach the Cardiff Airport by road, the journey via M4 is 16 km long. Taking a taxi to Cardiff Airport is a convenient option. There are several private operators to choose from. If you choose to take a bus to Cardiff Airport, then you have the options of a Cardiff Bus or EST Bus. The drop off and pick up points right in front of the terminal building. Besides, you can opt for a train to Cardiff Airport from the Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Railway Station.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Cardiff to Colombo on which you will be travelling in comfort and style. 

Etihad Offices in United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom
Administration only - Room 1992, Terminal 4, Heathrow Airport
Hounslow, Middlesex TW6 3XZ
0845 608 1225
0500-2130Hrs Daily - Ticket desk: Terminal 4 - Zone C
Manchester Airport, United Kingdom
Manchester International Airport
$ADDR1
Terminal One, M90 3AF
0845 608 1225
MON/WED/FRI/SUN 05:.30-09:30HRS TUE/THUR/SAT 17:00-20:00HRS

Etihad Office in Sri Lanka

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Level 26, East Tower, World Trade Centre
Colombo 01
+94 11 4766500
cmbtkt@etihad.ae
8.30 am-5 pm (Mon-Fri), 9 am-1 pm (Sat & public holidays)