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
816 USD for flights from San Francisco to Chennai leaving on 5/1/2017 and returning on 6/2/2017
Low 654 USD
816 USD
High 1,589 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — Chennai is approximately 57 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 May and June.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Turkish Airlines, Major US Carrier and Emirates are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to Chennai with either Turkish Airlines, Major US Carrier or Emirates.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Turkish Airlines
+17%
Major US Carrier
+20%
Emirates
+21%
Etihad Airways
+23%
Air India
+24%
Singapore Airlines
+28%
Best time to fly
San Francisco to Chennai flights are approximately 7% more expensive in the noon than in the evening.
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 and San Francisco Intl - Seattle Tacoma - Dubai - Chennai with a flight time of 19 hours 10 minutes
Direct flights available: None available
You can fly from San Francisco Intl to Chennai indirect via Dubai, Hong Kong Intl or Seattle Tacoma.
Direct flights available on
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Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Feb 26 - Mar 4
709 USD
FareboomUS
SFO SFO
32h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
23h 10min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 25 - Mar 12
792 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
20h 0min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
26h 30min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 25 - Apr 1
889 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
20h 0min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
46h 25min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Mar 10 - May 24
738 USD
CFCheapBestFares
SFO SFO
23h 5min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
22h 40min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Mar 10 - Mar 27
787 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
23h 30min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
52h 35min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Mar 10 - Mar 30
788 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
32h 55min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
26h 30min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco
Return trip
Feb 24 - May 13
1,089 USD
MusafirIN
MAA MAA
21h 35min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
Feb 24 - Mar 28
1,091 USD
CheapTicketIN
MAA MAA
34h 50min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
26h 35min
2 stops
MAA MAA
Return trip
Feb 24 - Mar 27
1,093 USD
TripairIN
MAA MAA
34h 50min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
21h 35min
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
4.16 USD
65%
Chennai
1.44 USD
Cappuccino is 65% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
14.93 USD
90%
Chennai
1.49 USD
Meal is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.21 USD
43%
Chennai
2.42 USD
Milk is 43% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.24 USD
90%
Chennai
0.22 USD
Bus is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
12.94 USD
86%
Chennai
1.78 USD
movie theater is 86% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
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