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
929 USD for flights from San Francisco to Chennai leaving on 10/5/2017 and returning on 11/3/2017
Low 724 USD
929 USD
High 1,730 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — Chennai is approximately 55 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 April and October. Most expensive are June and December.
San Francisco to Chennai flights are currently cheapest between October and November.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, China Southern Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways and China Eastern Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to Chennai with either China Southern Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways or China Eastern Airlines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
China Southern Airlines
+11%
Virgin Atlantic Airways
+12%
China Eastern Airlines
+12%
Air India
+13%
Delta Air Lines
+15%
JetKonnect
+16%
Best time to fly
San Francisco to Chennai flights are approximately 7% more expensive in the noon than in the morning.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Friday.
Impact on price
Direct flights
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are San Francisco Intl - Indira Gandhi Intl - Chennai, San Francisco Intl - Ataturk - Chhatrapati Shivaji - Chennai and San Francisco Intl - Los Angeles Intl - Incheon Intl - Changi - Chennai with a flight time of 17 hours 35 minutes
Direct flights available: None available
You can fly from San Francisco Intl to Chennai indirect via Indira Gandhi Intl, Ataturk or Chhatrapati Shivaji.
Direct flights available on
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Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Jul 26 - Sep 5
991 USD
NanakFlightsUS
SFO SFO
26h 40min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
31h 0min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jul 26 - Sep 6
1,042 USD
NanakFlightsUS
SFO SFO
28h 10min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
30h 30min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jul 28 - Aug 12
1,401 USD
NanakFlightsUS
SFO SFO
31h 10min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
30h 50min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Aug 8 - Sep 13
891 USD
Vayama
SFO SFO
21h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
22h 30min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Aug 9 - Aug 16
1,145 USD
TravelMerryUS
SFO SFO
27h 50min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
26h 46min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 15
1,191 USD
NanakFlightsUS
SFO SFO
30h 40min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
30h 10min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco
Return trip
Jul 25 - Sep 10
979 USD
Hop2
MAA MAA
39h 40min
3 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
36h 37min
2 stops
MAA MAA
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jan 24
1,283 USD
CheapTicketIN
MAA MAA
31h 16min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
28h 30min
2 stops
MAA MAA
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 25
1,314 USD
Emirates
MAA MAA
30h 46min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
21h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA

Weather forecast for Chennai

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chennai.

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 19, 2017

38°C
28°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 20, 2017

37°C
28°C

Friday, Friday, July 21, 2017

38°C
29°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 22, 2017

37°C
29°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 23, 2017

37°C
29°C

Monday, Monday, July 24, 2017

37°C
29°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 25, 2017

37°C
29°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
4.42 USD
61%
Chennai
1.7 USD
Cappuccino is 61% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
15.19 USD
88%
Chennai
1.89 USD
Meal is 88% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.16 USD
40%
Chennai
2.49 USD
Milk is 40% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.53 USD
91%
Chennai
0.23 USD
Bus is 91% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
14.17 USD
83%
Chennai
2.36 USD
movie theater is 83% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
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