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)

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Expect to pay
864 USD for flights from San Francisco to Chennai leaving on 2/16/2017 and returning on 3/17/2017
Low 677 USD
864 USD
High 1,675 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — Chennai is approximately 49 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 February and March.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Major US Carrier, Etihad Airways and Emirates are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to Chennai with either Major US Carrier, Etihad Airways or Emirates.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Major US Carrier
+25%
Etihad Airways
+26%
Emirates
+26%
Singapore Airlines
+31%
Air India
+32%
JetBlue Airways
+34%
Best time to fly
San Francisco to Chennai flights are approximately 5% 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 - Dubai - Chennai, San Francisco Intl - Hong Kong Intl - Chennai - Chennai and San Francisco Intl - Dubai - 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, Hong Kong Intl or Incheon Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Dec 7 - Dec 18
1,087 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
37h 40min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
33h 53min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Dec 13 - Mar 14
1,136 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
46h 20min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
22h 10min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Dec 7 - Jan 25
1,162 USD
Orbitz
SFO SFO
32h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
22h 10min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Dec 20 - Jan 16
1,468 USD
IndianEagle
SFO SFO
35h 45min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
27h 56min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Dec 20 - Jan 27
1,513 USD
OmegaTravelUS
SFO SFO
21h 15min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
29h 37min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Dec 20 - Jan 18
1,521 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
21h 15min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
28h 25min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco
Return trip
Dec 8 - Feb 1
877 USD
Smartfares
MAA MAA
46h 10min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
23h 50min
2 stops
MAA MAA
Return trip
Dec 8 - Jun 7
902 USD
CFOneTravel
MAA MAA
30h 40min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
44h 0min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
Dec 7 - Jun 6
911 USD
BudgetAirIN
MAA MAA
28h 58min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
22h 30min
1 stop
MAA MAA

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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
4.13 USD
67%
Chennai
1.36 USD
Cappuccino is 67% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
15.07 USD
90%
Chennai
1.46 USD
Meal is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.45 USD
47%
Chennai
2.35 USD
Milk is 47% 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
13.05 USD
85%
Chennai
1.91 USD
movie theater is 85% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
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