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Distance between Colombo (CMB) and Dubai (DXB)

Flight distance from Colombo to Dubai (Bandaranaike International Airport – Dubai International Airport) is 2041 miles / 3285 kilometers / 1774 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path from Colombo to Dubai.

Shortest flight path between Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) and Dubai International Airport (DXB).

How far is Dubai from Colombo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Colombo and Dubai. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2041.357 miles
  • 3285.246 kilometers
  • 1773.891 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 2043.170 miles
  • 3288.163 kilometers
  • 1775.466 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Bandaranaike International Airport
City: Colombo
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: CMB
ICAO Code: VCBI
Coordinates: 7°10′50″N, 79°53′2″E

B Dubai International Airport
City: Dubai
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: DXB
ICAO Code: OMDB
Coordinates: 25°15′10″N, 55°21′51″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Colombo and Dubai is 1 hour 30 minutes. Dubai is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Colombo.

Time Difference

Colombo

 +0530

Dubai

 +04

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 222 kg (490 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Colombo (CMB) → Dubai (DXB).

Distance:
2041
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2041

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