SriLankan Airlines offers 2 easy options for check-in:
Airport Counter Check-in: Check-in for your flight in the most conventional manner by stopping by the SriLankan Airlines counter at the airport.
Next Day or Advance Check-in: This option allows you to save time and check-in for your flight up to 48 hours in advance of your departure time via the internet. To check-in online, visit SriLankan Airlines’ online check-in page. After checking-in, you can print out your boarding pass and proceed directly to the security gates if you aren’t checking any baggage. If you have to check baggage be sure to stop by the SriLankan Airlines counter. This service is not available for all flights, and details can be found on the online check-in page.
Checked Luggage Restrictions for SriLankan Airlines
Economy class passengers are allowed 1 item of checked baggage, not exceeding 30 kg and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling more than 157 cm. For a full breakdown of checked baggage allowance, and potential fees associated with baggage, please visit SriLankan Airlines’ Baggage Allowance Page.
Business class passengers are allowed 1-2 items of checked baggage, not exceeding 40 kg in total, and 32 kg per piece, and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling more than 157 cm per piece. For a full breakdown of checked baggage allowance, and potential fees associated with baggage, please visit SriLankan Airlines’ Baggage Allowance Page.
Carry-On Baggage Restrictions for SriLankan Airlines
If you are traveling in Economy class, you are allowed to carry 1 piece of baggage with you on the flight at no extra charge. The maximum weight for carry-on baggage must not exceed 7 kg, with a total dimension (L + W + H) of 102 cm.
Travelers may also take items for personal use into the cabin including laptops, cameras, purses, mp3 players, SriLankan Airlines please visit their Baggage Restrictions Page.
SriLankan Airlines Special Luggage Requirements
SriLankan Airlines allows passengers to take some non-traditional traveling items with them to their destinations including bicycles, sports equipment and musical instruments. For more information on traveling with these special items, please visit SriLankan Airlines’ Departure information page.
SriLankan Airlines offers 2 options for seating on their flights:
Economy class seating on SriLankan Airlines has a distance of 32 inches between seats. Seat features vary between aircraft but economy class seats on the A330 and A340 aircraft have personal entertainment screens.
Business class seating on SriLankan Airlines has a distance of 46-52 inches between seats. Seat features vary between flights but A330 and A340 aircraft have personal entertainment screens and some aircraft have in-seat phones. Seats have adjustable foot and head rests and lumbar supports as well as personal reading lights.
Don’t forget Buster!
Flying with your pets can be a safe and fun experience if airline rules and regulations are followed. Live pets can only be transported to countries where the regulations of the country permit, and subject to the terms and conditions specified by that country. Pets can often travel on flights with you in the cabin, in the hold as checked baggage, or in the hold, as cargo. Please contact your nearest SriLankan Airlines office for further information about traveling with pets.
Dependant on the flight, and type of aircraft, SriLankan Airlines offers a wide variety of food, beverage and entertainment options.
Business class offers a variety of audio and visual entertainment, although this varies depending on the flight. Seats on longer flights have personal screens and some have on-demand entertainment and video games as well as the standard movies and TV and audio programs. Meals have been specially selected and cover both eastern and western cuisine. A range of aperitifs, liqueurs, wines and champagnes are available as well as hot drinks. Refreshments are served throughout the flight.
SriLankan Airlines operates a fleet consisting of Airbus airplanes. Their fleet consists of Airbus A320, A330 and A340 aircraft.
Serendib Lounge is the official airport lounge of SriLankan Airlines. The Serendib Lounge is fully operational in Colombo.
Serendib Lounge access is available to business class passengers, as well as frequent flyer members.