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Distance between Dubai (DXB) and Colombo (CMB)

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

Dubai – Colombo

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2041
Miles
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3285
Kilometers
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1774
Nautical miles
Flight time duration
4 h 21 min
Time Difference
1 h 30 min
CO2 emission
222 kg

How far is Colombo from Dubai?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Dubai to Colombo is 4 hours 21 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Dubai time to Colombo time converter

Time in Dubai: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Colombo: 00:00

Current local times

Dubai

 +04

Colombo

 +0530

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Dubai to Colombo generates about 222 kg of CO2 per passenger, 222 kilograms is equal to 490 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Dubai to Colombo

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

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Dubai (DXB) to Colombo (CMB)

Emirates
SriLankan Airlines