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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)

Looking for the best tickets for San Francisco to Chennai?

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Expect to pay
974 USD for flights from San Francisco to Chennai leaving on 8/4/2016 and returning on 9/2/2016
Low 806 USD
1,093 USD
High 1,781 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.
San Francisco to Chennai flights are currently cheapest between August and September.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Air India, Etihad Airways and Singapore Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to Chennai with either Air India, Etihad Airways or Singapore Airlines.
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.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Saturday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Monday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Monday and the most expensive is typically Saturday.
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 Changi.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

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Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
May 24 - Jun 7
842 USD
IndianEagle
SFO SFO
26h 30min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
23h 35min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 24 - Jun 9
852 USD
IndianEagle
SFO SFO
26h 30min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
26h 50min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 24 - Jun 11
979 USD
IndianEagle
SFO SFO
26h 30min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
35h 57min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Jun 7 - Jun 20
921 USD
IndianEagle
SFO SFO
36h 20min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
30h 40min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jun 8 - Aug 17
956 USD
WebJetCOM
SFO SFO
30h 45min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
49h 35min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jun 8 - Jun 20
1,010 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
42h 10min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
24h 50min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco
Return trip
May 24 - Aug 16
942 USD
BudgetAirIN
MAA MAA
27h 5min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
36h 55min
2 stops
MAA MAA
Return trip
May 24 - Aug 17
994 USD
BudgetAirIN
MAA MAA
22h 30min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
21h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
May 24 - Aug 15
1,002 USD
CitiAir
MAA MAA
29h 13min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
43h 45min
1 stop
MAA MAA

Weather forecast for Chennai

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chennai.

Tuesday, Tuesday, May 24, 2016

40°C
31°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, May 25, 2016

41°C
30°C

Thursday, Thursday, May 26, 2016

42°C
31°C

Friday, Friday, May 27, 2016

40°C
30°C

Saturday, Saturday, May 28, 2016

39°C
29°C

Sunday, Sunday, May 29, 2016

38°C
25°C

Monday, Monday, May 30, 2016

38°C
26°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, May 31, 2016

38°C
27°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, June 1, 2016

39°C
30°C

Thursday, Thursday, June 2, 2016

39°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
3.94 USD
70%
Chennai
1.2 USD
Cappuccino is 70% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
14.95 USD
90%
Chennai
1.49 USD
Meal is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.92 USD
52%
Chennai
2.35 USD
Milk is 52% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.25 USD
90%
Chennai
0.22 USD
Bus is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
12.71 USD
86%
Chennai
1.78 USD
movie theater is 86% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
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