SriLankan Airlines

23Oct 2018

SriLankan Airlines has achieved the remarkable feat of being named the world’s most punctual airline in the month of September 2018 in the key categories of ‘Global Airlines’ and ‘Major Airlines’, by the flight data analysis company Flightstats.com, with an extraordinary 91.37% of flights being on time. Flightstats analyzed data of 41 carriers in the […]

22Jun 2017

SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the prestigious oneworld alliance, will be establishing its presence in Australia with daily non-stop services to Melbourne commencing October 29th this year. The non-stop services will facilitate passengers from the Middle East and South Asia seeking onward connectivity via Colombo to/from Australia. The Airline […]

08Mar 2017

  SriLankan Airlines has commenced the induction of the first of its latest Airbus aircraft. The A320neo arrived on February 27th , is the first of the A320neo and A321neo family aircraft in its fleet.  The introduction of these new-generation aircraft will help enhance its exceptional service standards for passengers and serve to align its fleet […]

26Aug 2016

SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka, will be suspending its operations to Paris and Frankfurt, from winter 2016. Accordingly, the last flights between Frankfurt and Colombo (UL 553/554) will be operated on October 30, while UL 563/564 of November 6, 2016 will conclude the operations between Paris and Colombo. The Government of Sri […]

26Apr 2016

This year promises to be an interesting one for world aviation. SriLankan Airlines, has had to respond to the highly competitive market environment by re-evaluating its current operations and re-deploying capacity to more sustainable routes and destinations. Accordingly, London will remain SriLankan’s main gateway to Europe. Currently, SriLankan is the only airline to operate non-stop […]

15Dec 2015

SriLankan Airlines was honored with the highest distinction travel experience for the Asia – Pacific (Superior Achievement in Passenger Experience – Asia Pacific) for 2015, at an event held in Oregon in the United States of America. This global prize awarded in SriLankan Airlines, recognizes significant improvements regarding the travel experience for passengers, both during […]

15Dec 2015

New codeshare agreement between SriLankan Airlines, airberlin and its subsidiary, NIKI, was announced, in order to increase tourism between Sri Lanka, Germany and Austria. The three airlines offer codeshare flights daily between Berlin, Vienna and Sri Lanka, through daily flights operated by SriLankan between Abu Dhabi and Colombo. Airberlin and NIKI placed their codes on daily […]

03Jun 2015

SriLankan Airlines customers enjoy greater access to cities throughout South East Asia and Australia as part of the new codeshare agreement with Jetstar Asia on seven routes from its hub in Singapore. The cities of Darwin, Phnom Penh and Phuket are new destinations to SriLankan’s customers. The other destinations included are Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh […]

18Dec 2014

SriLankan Airlines further consolidating its presence in the Far East commenced a new codeshare partnership with Japan Airlines (JAL) effective December 2nd, adding to a series of codeshares with leading international carriers. Affording customers even more seamless travel options, SriLankan will connect to the cities of Osaka and Nagoya in Japan via its four weekly […]