Flight is the only connection for getting into Sri Lanka at present. Bandaranaike International Airport (also known as Colombo International Airport and Katunayake International Airport) is the main international airport 35 km from Colombo, the capital. There are no sea routes to enter Sri Lanka. Various airlines operate flights to Sri Lanka like Emirates, Qatar, Ethihad, Turkish, Cathay Pacific, Oman Air, Jet Airways, British Airways, Thai, Air India. Though airfares remains fairly constant round the year, generally better chances of getting a good deal will be to book the further ahead your travel.