SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka has announced the commencement of the direct flight services between Hong Kong and Colombo, the business hub of Sri Lanka, effective from July 15th, 2017.
Accordingly, SriLankan will have five (05) nonstop flights from Hong Kong to Colombo connecting 48 countries and 101 destinations within SriLankan’s network and over 1000 destinations via the oneworld alliance network.
SriLankan Airlines to upgrade its connectivity between Colombo and Hong Kong through the introduction of nonstop flights, which will offer a wider choice and added convenience to the passengers. The Airline has identified APAC region as a prime component in its expansion strategy and we will continue to look for potential to consolidate our presence in the region.
The commencement of the Hong Kong-Colombo direct operations is yet another progressive initiative launched by SriLankan Airlines focusing on the region, offering travelers to and from Hong Kong, seamless travel experience to Middle Eastern destinations namely Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Oman; Europe and North America via London; and the SAARC region’s main cities including Male and Gan Island in the Maldives, Dhaka in Bangladesh, New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Trichy, Trivandrum, Kochi, Madurai, Kolkata, Varanasi and Bodh Gaya in India.