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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
888 USD for flights from San Francisco to Chennai leaving on 10/31/2016 and returning on 12/2/2016
Low 782 USD
888 USD
High 1,833 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.
San Francisco to Chennai flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before 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.
The cheapest flights from San Francisco to Chennai are currently available between October and December.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Air India, Etihad Airways and Singapore Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Air India, Etihad Airways and Singapore Airlines are the most popular choices flying from San Francisco to Chennai.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Air India
+1%
Etihad Airways
+8%
Singapore Airlines
+11%
Emirates
+13%
JetBlue Airways
+14%
Major US Carrier
+14%
Best time to fly
San Francisco to Chennai flights are approximately 13% more expensive in the noon than in the evening.
It's generally cheaper to take evening flights from San Francisco to Chennai.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Monday and the most expensive is typically Saturday.
Saturday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Monday 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 - 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
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from San Francisco Intl to Chennai include Dubai, Hong Kong Intl and Incheon Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Aug 30 - Sep 19
820 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
43h 25min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
25h 50min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Aug 30 - Sep 25
824 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
43h 25min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
25h 45min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Aug 29 - Sep 16
844 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
43h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
34h 30min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Sep 14 - Oct 4
713 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO SFO
22h 30min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
23h 58min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Sep 9 - Nov 10
729 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
69h 28min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
45h 30min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Sep 12 - Oct 4
828 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
43h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
25h 45min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco
Return trip
Aug 25 - Oct 26
1,140 USD
ExpediaMobCOM
MAA MAA
36h 55min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
Aug 25 - Sep 20
1,163 USD
IndianEagle
MAA MAA
48h 10min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
Aug 25 - Sep 23
1,188 USD
IndianEagle
MAA MAA
48h 10min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
25h 15min
2 stops
MAA MAA

Weather forecast for Chennai

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chennai.

Thursday, Thursday, August 25, 2016

37°C
28°C

Friday, Friday, August 26, 2016

37°C
27°C

Saturday, Saturday, August 27, 2016

34°C
27°C

Sunday, Sunday, August 28, 2016

32°C
26°C

Monday, Monday, August 29, 2016

34°C
26°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, August 30, 2016

33°C
27°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 31, 2016

34°C
27°C

Thursday, Thursday, September 1, 2016

36°C
27°C

Friday, Friday, September 2, 2016

36°C
26°C

Saturday, Saturday, September 3, 2016

34°C
26°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
4.03 USD
68%
Chennai
1.3 USD
Cappuccino is 68% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
14.98 USD
90%
Chennai
1.49 USD
Meal is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.59 USD
48%
Chennai
2.37 USD
Milk is 48% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.25 USD
90%
Chennai
0.23 USD
Bus is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
12.73 USD
86%
Chennai
1.78 USD
movie theater is 86% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
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