May 12, 2017

Sri Lankan partners with

Sri Lankan national carrier Sri Lankan Airlines has announced a partnership with Asia’s global hotel booking site -

“For all our #Flysmiles members, now we've partnered with @agoda,” the airline tweeted.


SkyMiles is one of the longest-running and most successful loyalty programs in the travel industry.

Visakhapatnam - Colombo direct flights
Meanwhile, Sri Lankan Airlines also say they will operate direct flights from Visakhapatnam to Colombo, four days a week, from July 8.

The flights would operate four times a week – on every Tuesday,Thursday ,Saturday  and Sunday  - the Tours and Travels Association of Andhra Pradesh has announced.

The flight will leave Colombo at 7.10 am and arrive in the port city of Andhra Pradesh at 9.10am . From here, the flight will departure at 10.10 am and arrive in the Sri Lankan capital at 12.15 pm, he said.

Association chairman O Naresh Kumar said the airline has launched special economy fares for ticketing before May 17 and travel till November 30, 2017.