Book flights from Munich to Colombo with Qatar Airways
Arriving in Colombo
Book a flight to Colombo with Qatar Airways and you’ll discover a cultural melting-pot that is vibrant, and full of character and interesting sights. Colombo is Sri Lanka’s largest city, and manages to retain its traditional cultural identity whilst still being one of the Asia-Pacific region’s fastest-growing economies.
From temples to museums, a selection of galleries that showcase local artists and wonderfully vibrant markets, Colombo is a feast for the senses. A flight to Colombo with Qatar Airways introduces you to this remarkable location.
Filled with museums, cultural icons, distinctive architecture and beautiful open spaces, Colombo is a live representation of Sri Lanka’s rich history and culture that stems from multiple influxes of different ethnic groups and colonial influences.
You can discover more about the various cultures that have influenced the country at the National Museum of Colombo and the Dutch Period Museum.
Other must-see attractions in the city include the Buddhist temples of Kelaniya Rajamaha Viharaya, Gangaramaya and Seema Malaka -- the latter of which is famed for its incredibly tranquil lakeside location.
Traditional Sri Lankan entertainment incorporates intricate shadow puppetry, and one of the more eccentric attractions is the Traditional Puppet Art Museum, where you’ll see delicately crafted puppets and dioramas made by local artists.
Flights to Colombo with Qatar Airways land at Bandaranaike International Airport. Visa restrictions for entry into the country will depend on your country of origin, length of stay and whether your trip is for business or pleasure.
Before you fly to Colombo please check the visa and passport requirements.
Step onboard one of our state-of-the-art aircraft and you’ll immediately be surrounded by refined opulence, luxury and comfort. Spacious cabins and roomy seats give you the extra legroom that makes long-haul flights so much more comfortable, while our attentive crew serve you the very best, award-winning cuisine and a selection of premium quality services. Book a flight from Munich to Colombo with Qatar Airways and re-discover the traditional values and passenger-focused service that has made us one of the world’s leading airlines.
Colombo is Sri Lanka’s heart, full of exotic experiences and ripe with opportunity for business entrepreneurs. This fast-moving destination manages to hold on to its traditional identity while still becoming one of Asia’s commercial powerhouses. From ultra-modern shopping malls and 5-star hotels to ancient temples and gardens full of orchids and dazzling flowers, this is the holiday destination of a lifetime. Discover a rich, exciting and unique destination when you fly to Colombo with Qatar Airways.
Flying from Munich
Clean, efficient and welcoming – Munich Airport is everything you would expect from Germany’s second-largest international air hub. Voted European Airport of the Year in 2011, it puts the emphasis on efficiency and a friendly, professional service to enhance the passenger experience.
Customers flying from Munich with Qatar Airways will find this airport to be one of the best in the world for ease of transit, and if you are transferring between flights at Munich you’ll find the process to be effortless and stress-free.
Parking and transportation
Transport to the airport is, as you would expect, highly organised and extremely well run. The airport is directly connected to the city by the Munich suburban railway (S-Bahn) lines S1 and S8, which take approximately 45 minutes from the centre of Munich to the terminals.
Munich Airport Terminal station is located in a tunnel beneath the central area. Buses are also regular, with MVV bus lines linking to the nearby city of Freising, Erding and Markt Schwaben. Taxis are plentiful.
There are also plenty of parking areas close to the terminals, with those located a little further out linked by shuttle bus service.
Arriving at Munich Airport
Passengers flying from Munich with Qatar Airways depart from Terminal 1, Module B. Check in counters, security points, customs and most facilities are located on level 4.
Amenities and facilities
There are a wealth of retail outlets, duty free points and refreshment vendors throughout the terminal. Most restaurants are located on level 4 and serve everything from on-the-go snacks and coffee to more substantial meals. Free Internet services are available for up to 30 minutes.
The main point of reference for passengers is the Munich Airport Centre or MAC, situated between terminals 1 and 2, which is a dedicated services and facilities centre for passengers’ use. It houses a complete shopping mall and conference centre, and even an ice skating rink in the winter.