About SriLankan Airlines
SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier for Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance, is an award-winning airline with a firm reputation as a global leader in service, comfort, safety, reliability, and punctuality.
Launched in 1979 as Air Lanka, its much-loved predecessor, the airline's hub is located at Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo providing convenient connections to its global network covering major cities across the Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Indian Sub-continent, South East Asia, the Far East and Australia. The Airline operates an all-Airbus fleet including a state-of-the-art A330-300 and modern A320/321neo fleet.
The latest accolades won by the Airline include, World Travel Awards 2021- Asia’s Leading Airline to the Indian Ocean for the fifth consecutive time, PATA Gold Awards 2021- Marketing Carrier, the highest attainable Diamond standard in the APEX Health and Safety Audit powered by SimplyFlying, and World Travel Awards 2020, World’s Leading Airline to the Indian Ocean.
Explore Sri Lanka on SriLankan Airlines
Get aboard SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance which currently holds the highest attainable Diamond rating at the APEX Health and Safety Audit, offering you convenient, direct flights from a range of cities to Colombo, the gateway to the Paradise Isle of Sri Lanka, in the safety and comfort of modern-day air travel blending in with Sri Lankan hospitality. Make Sri Lanka your next holiday getaway, a country that welcomes visitors with open arms and made even more secured with strict safety and wellbeing measures and the islandwide vaccination drive, covering majority of its population. Travelling to Sri Lanka has been made easier with fully vaccinated travellers not requiring undergoing on arrival testing or quarantine, thereby allowing you to immerse yourself in your destination experience, right from the start.
Let the island magic enthrall you when you stroll through the powdery sand edging the aquamarine Indian Ocean stretching to endlessness.
Spend your ideal break sailing the length of the seas, snorkeling or simply lazing out on the shore, or just savoring the moment. Be awed when the waters change hues with the sunrise and sundown. Whether it is an extravagant candlelight affair by the shore, or a simple picnic under the swaying palms, whatever you decide to do, here in Sri Lanka, nothing can leave you disappointed.
Venture into the interiors of the island; the secluded mountain getaways amidst the lush tea gardens. Whilst the elixir of your day brews in a steaming tea pot, immerse yourself in the island’s rich traditions and overwhelming care and hospitality that feels like home. Embark on a spiritual journey as you immerse yourself in the island connotations of devotion in a historic temple intertwined with lore and legends. Or simply relax and watch as the days pass by.
Be awed as you float your way through the iconic landscapes, above the ancient waterways laced with the peachy sunset hues in a hot air balloon or reach the pinnacle of the ancient Lion fortress, said to have been built by King Kashyapa, admired for his exquisite artistic tastes and architectural genius.
Even better, Sri Lanka can tick many boxes of your Instagram bucket-list, the blue train running on the nine-arch bridge, the Lion Rock fortress, the coconut tree hill and the countless frames studded with vibrant wildlife, waiting for your click!