Flights from San Francisco to Chennai

Search and find cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai (India, Asia)
Search and find cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai (India, Asia)

Looking for the best tickets for San Francisco to Chennai?

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Expect to pay
886 USD for flights from San Francisco to Chennai leaving on 12/6/2016 and returning on 1/6/2017
Low 752 USD
886 USD
High 1,782 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — Chennai is approximately 59 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on San Francisco to Chennai flights are available 2 to 4 months prior to departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Chennai from San Francisco is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
San Francisco to Chennai flights are currently cheapest between December and January.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Etihad Airways, Air India and Singapore Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Etihad Airways, Air India and Singapore Airlines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Etihad Airways
+6%
Air India
+9%
Singapore Airlines
+10%
Emirates
+10%
Major US Carrier
+11%
JetBlue Airways
+12%
Best time to fly
San Francisco to Chennai flights are approximately 6% more expensive in the noon than in the morning.
It's generally cheaper to take morning flights from San Francisco to Chennai.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Saturday.
Saturday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Impact on price
Direct flights
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are San Francisco Intl - Dubai - Chennai, San Francisco Intl - Abu Dhabi Intl - Chennai and San Francisco Intl - Hong Kong Intl - Chennai - Chennai with a flight time of 19 hours 25 minutes
Direct flights available: None available
You can fly from San Francisco Intl to Chennai indirect via Dubai, Abu Dhabi Intl or Hong Kong Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Sep 29 - Oct 25
873 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
28h 15min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
23h 58min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Sep 29 - Oct 24
885 USD
TravelMerryUS
SFO SFO
29h 20min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
23h 35min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Sep 28 - Oct 26
1,674 USD
CFKLM
SFO SFO
26h 35min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
29h 45min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Oct 10 - Dec 22
763 USD
FlyFarUS
SFO SFO
43h 25min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
21h 20min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Oct 10 - Jan 13
841 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
32h 25min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Oct 10 - Jan 12
841 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
34h 50min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
26h 15min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco
Return trip
Sep 28 - Jan 27
935 USD
CheapTicketIN
MAA MAA
23h 58min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
30h 30min
2 stops
MAA MAA
Return trip
Sep 26 - Jan 6
1,012 USD
BudgetAirIN
MAA MAA
33h 34min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
25h 5min
2 stops
MAA MAA
Return trip
Sep 26 - Nov 30
1,062 USD
TripairIN
MAA MAA
33h 0min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
28h 20min
2 stops
MAA MAA

Weather forecast for Chennai

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chennai.

Monday, Monday, September 26, 2016

36°C
27°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, September 27, 2016

36°C
27°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, September 28, 2016

36°C
26°C

Thursday, Thursday, September 29, 2016

36°C
26°C

Friday, Friday, September 30, 2016

36°C
26°C

Saturday, Saturday, October 1, 2016

36°C
26°C

Sunday, Sunday, October 2, 2016

36°C
26°C

Monday, Monday, October 3, 2016

36°C
26°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, October 4, 2016

37°C
27°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, October 5, 2016

36°C
27°C

So what's it going to cost once you're in Chennai

Compare the costs of everyday items in San Francisco and Chennai
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
San Francisco
4.05 USD
67%
Chennai
1.33 USD
Cappuccino is 67% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
15.07 USD
90%
Chennai
1.49 USD
Meal is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.42 USD
46%
Chennai
2.39 USD
Milk is 46% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.26 USD
90%
Chennai
0.22 USD
Bus is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
12.81 USD
86%
Chennai
1.8 USD
movie theater is 86% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
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