The maximum transit time at BIA is not more than 12 hours for a confirmed onward connection
April 21, 2020
TO ALL AIRLINES
Airlines are hereby informed that the maximum permitted transit time at BIA for any passenger transiting via BIA should strictly be not more than 12 hours. The concerned passenger must strictly have a confirmed onward connection out of BIA to an onward destination.
The Government of Sri Lanka invites all airlines to service Sri Lanka Airports BIA, MRIA, JIA, and RMA upon lifting of the restrictions.