SriLankan Airlines

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SriLankan Airlines has been in existence since 1979 and is the national carrier of Sri Lanka. The airline believes in constant improvement and diversification to serve the passengers who choose this carrier to travel to destinations all over the world.

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The airline operates out of its main hub located at Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo. It prides itself on being a global leader in many areas, including service, reliability, comfort, safety, and punctuality.

Some of the awards that are evidence of SriLankan Airlines’ high level of quality include the following:

  • Best Airline in Central Asia for four consecutive years by Skytrax
  • Best Airline in South Asia by Travel Trade Gazette (TTG Asia)
  • Best Airline Operator from South Asia at the annual KLIA awards in 2006, 2008, 2009, and 2010
  • Airline of the Year Award at Presidential Travel & Tourism Awards in 2008 and 2009
  • Superior Achievement in Passenger Experience at APEX Passenger Choice Awards 2015

Connectivity and Fleet Information

SriLankan Airlines flies to around 100 destinations in 47 countries all over the world, including the most important cities in the Middle East. The destinations in the Middle East include Abu Dhabi, Amman, Bahrain, Dammam, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait, Muscat, Riyadh, and Sharjah.

Some more destinations may also be covered through code-share agreements. SriLankan Airlines has an all-Airbus fleet of 21 modern aircraft that includes 13 long-haul A330 aircraft and eight medium-haul A320/A321 aircraft.

Services and In-Flight Information

When you make your SriLankan Airlines online booking, you would be signing on for a memorable travel experience. Choose from two cabin classes available across all aircraft.

Business Class: With the Business Class booking, you get priority check-in and complimentary access to the airline’s lounge, Serendib, at Bandaranaike International Airport. The Business Class offers the best in entertainment with the Thales AVANT in-flight entertainment system that has the latest blockbusters. You may enjoy over 50 TV channels, 120 movies, a huge library of audio CDs, radio channels, and a range of games on your personal, 15.4-inch screen. Moreover, the Business Class of select flights offer an amenity kit stocked with luxurious cosmetics, toiletries, ear plugs, and a dental set. Select A330 wide-body aircraft are also equipped with flatbeds, individual storage space, and relaxing mood lighting, thereby ensuring you experience a convenient, uninterrupted travel experience.

Economy Class: The Economy Class of the airline comes with adjustable seats to ensure that you have a comfortable journey. For in-flight entertainment, the cabin class features a collection of movies and an array of TV and radio channels. If you travel a short distance, headsets are not offered due to limited flight time. However, you may choose from a range of video games or a collection of silent movie classics to stay entertained throughout your journey. Children might be especially delighted with the Gaming Zone that comes with an array of handpicked video games to cater to all ages.

Onboard both the cabin classes, you may indulge in delicious meals and enrich your experience.

In case you wish to cancel your bookings, you will find all the related details in SriLankan Airline’s cancellation policy given here. Additionally, if you have any queries about the same or require further details on any of the services offered, get in touch with SriLankan Airlines’ customer support available here.

SriLankan Airline’s Baggage Allowance

The airline allows you to check in 40 kgs of baggage in the First/Business Class. If you are traveling in the Economy Class, you may check-in up to 30 kgs of luggage. This allowance is not applicable for flights flying to and from North, Central, and South America. The total dimension limit on checked-in baggage for all classes is 158 cms.

The cabin baggage allowance for all classes is 7 kgs. First/Business Class passengers are allowed to carry 2 pieces of hand baggage while those traveling in the Economy Class are permitted 1 piece. The permitted dimensions for hand baggage in all the cabin classes must not exceed 46 x 36 x 20 cms. For a more detailed list of instructions regarding baggage, please go through SriLankan Airlines’ baggage policy here.

SriLankan Airlines’ Web Check-In and Boarding Pass

In case you need to avail of SriLankan Airlines’ online check-in facility, you may do so within 24 hours and 2 hours before your flight departure time. The Web check-in option is available on this page. If you check-in through your mobile device, the service is available only in English.

Check-in counters close 1 hour prior to the departure time. With Web check-in you may skip the long queue at the airport, select your preferred seats, and print your SriLankan Airline’s boarding pass without any difficulties.

SriLankan Airline’s FlySmiLes

SriLankan Airlines is a part of the world’s leading airlines alliance, oneworld. This alliance is dedicated to offering excellent services and unique benefits to frequent flyers. You must become a member of SriLankan Airline’s frequent flyer program, 'FlySmiLes,' if you travel by this airline often.

The FlySmiLes Club entails five membership tiers: Platinum, Gold, Classic, Silver, and Blue. The Platinum tier is the highest in the elite FlySmiLes Club. On becoming a part of this program, you will earn and redeem FlySmiLes miles when traveling with any oneworld member airline.

FlySmiLes offers a range of rewards to enhance your travel experience. You may avail of priority boarding, excess baggage allowance, upgrades, complimentary lounge access to more than 600 lounges around the world, and much more.

Additionally, if you are a young traveler aged between 2 and 18 years, you may be a part of the airline’s YoungSmiLes program. This program is specially designed for young frequent flyers and offers exclusive benefits like upgrades, reward tickets, special discounts, and lots more.

Cleartrip: Runway for SriLankan Airlines Flights

If you try the Cleartrip interface to make your SriLankan Airlines online booking, you are sure to be impressed by its clarity and simplicity. With all options and choices readily available, even the occasional Internet user will be able to find their way around the webpage easily.

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Once your booking is made, our website lets you track your SriLankan Airlines PNR status and stay updated on your flight status. You may also try the Cleartrip app on your mobile phone for easier access when on the go.

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