Colombo Airport Guide to Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB)

Colombo Airport Terminal 1

Colombo Airport Terminal 1 handles all international flights until the completion of Terminal 2, being the largest and oldest terminal at Colombo Airport.

It has 12 boarding gates and the departure and arrival areas are separated horizontally.

Levels

First level

Arrivals.

Find in this level the baggage claim area, customs, information desk, and ground transportation options outside (bus, taxi, car rental). 

Services: Bank branch, information desk, food and drink concessions.

Upper level

Departures.

Find in this level international boarding gates 6-14.

Services: Duty Free shop, various shops with gifts, souvenirs, typical products, tea, ceramics, etc. There are as well food and beverages services, pharmacy, telecommunication facilities, banking facilities or national lottery board, among others.

 

Services

- ATMs
- Health assistance
- Child care rooms
- Currency exchange
- Duty free stores
- Prayer room
- Smoking room
- Food, drink and retail concessions
- Luggage storage and lockers
- Massage
- Pharmacy
- Post office
- Spa and salon

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AIRPORT HOTEL

The Serendiva Transit Hotel is located in Terminal 1, 2nd level, close to the immigration counters. Next to the concourse there is the Health Resort.

Please note that the hotel is only accessible to those travelers who haven’t passed security.

lounges

Executive Lounge: Along Gates 6 to 14. Open 24 hours. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Wi-Fi, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Silk Route Lounge: Open 24 hours. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Telephones. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Araliya Business Class Lounge: Opposite Gate 6. Open 24 hours. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Telephones. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Lotus First Class Lounge: Adjacent to Gates 6 and 7. Open 24 hours. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Printers, Copiers, Telephones. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

SriLankan Airlines Serendib Lounge: Across duty free shopping mall. Open 24 hours. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Spa services, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Printers, Copiers, Telephones. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.