Classic Travel and FlySmiLes encouraging all to fly more


Classic Travel, a subsidiary of Expolanka Holdings PLC, will be the first travel agency to partner with SriLankan Airlines. The company will join a large network of international and local partners that offer the airlines’ passengers benefits and rewards on their FlySmiLes membership.

Under the offer, FlySmilLes members will earn one FlySmiLes mile for every LKR 100 spent on Hotel Bookings through Classic Travel. FlySmiLes is the frequent flyer program of SriLankan Airlines. FlySmiLes Miles earned through this offer can be redeemed for flights and upgrades on SriLankan Airlines.

Commenting on this partnership Classic Travel Director/General Manager Sabry Bahaudeen said, “We are pleased to partner with SriLankan and join their FlySmiLes program. The promotion is a simple yet revolutionary way to earn miles whilst booking overseas hotels. Given that travel is a priority for our customers, we have tailored the solution to their lifestyles so that they can earn FlySmiLes miles faster and more easily through Classic Travel”.

“This is yet another initiative towards our service enhancement where we strive to make the entire SriLankan Airlines experience both enjoyable and rewarding. I would like to take this opportunity to thank our partner, Classic Travel, and valued customers for their patronage and invite them to discover the rewards of traveling as a FlySmiLes member,” said Dimuthu Tennakoon, Head of Worldwide Sales & Distribution of SriLankan Airlines.

Members must provide the FlySmiLes membership number to earn benefits. Miles will be granted for hotel bookings with a star rating of three and above. Miles will be added within a month of the transaction. For more information, please visit:

Non-members will need to enroll online to be eligible for the offer. More details including information on how to register for the offer is available on the SriLankan Airlines website: FlySmiLes members can also access the latest information on special offers through the FlySmiLes section on the SriLankan Airlines app.

Classic Travel Ltd., incorporated in 1994, is an IATA accredited travel agent based in Sri Lanka. A member of the prestigious Expolanka Holdings PLC, Classic Travel specializes in providing a total travel solution to both the corporate and leisure markets.

During the past few years, Classic Travel has been able to maintain market leadership through continuous innovation of services. Having commenced operations in the heart of Colombo, strategically it has expanded its branch network to Hambantota, Galle, Ratnapura, Kandy and recently Beruwala with an off-shore office located in Bangladesh.

Classic Travel is the only travel agent in Sri Lanka to be open 24 hours, 365 days of the year for any customer queries relating to flight information, purchasing of air tickets, booking of hotels or to discuss any future holiday travel itineraries.

Among the accolades, Classic Travel has bagged the ‘Great Place to Work’ award for four consecutive years and the Gold Award for B2B Category at the SLIM Brand Excellence 2018.