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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
837 USD for flights from San Francisco to Chennai leaving on 10/4/2016 and returning on 11/4/2016
Low 777 USD
837 USD
High 1,797 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 January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
San Francisco to Chennai flights are currently cheapest between October and November.
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 - Indira Gandhi Intl - Chennai with a flight time of 18 hours 40 minutes
Direct flights available: None available
You can fly from San Francisco Intl to Chennai indirect via Dubai, Hong Kong Intl or Indira Gandhi Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 8
1,305 USD
FlyFarUS
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
47h 55min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jul 29 - Aug 8
1,439 USD
FlyFarUS
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
46h 35min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jul 29 - Aug 13
1,655 USD
EDreamsUS
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
33h 0min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
Aug 9 - Sep 12
764 USD
TravelMerryUS
SFO SFO
25h 15min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
30h 40min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 14
1,124 USD
Hop2
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
28h 20min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 13
1,155 USD
Hop2
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
47h 10min
2 stops
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 4
1,109 USD
Orbitz
MAA MAA
59h 15min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
34h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jan 15
1,118 USD
Orbitz
MAA MAA
57h 50min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
22h 0min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jan 14
1,130 USD
CheapTickets
MAA MAA
57h 50min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
34h 20min
2 stops
MAA MAA

Weather forecast for Chennai

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chennai.

Monday, Monday, July 25, 2016

36°C
28°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 26, 2016

34°C
28°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 27, 2016

34°C
28°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 28, 2016

35°C
27°C

Friday, Friday, July 29, 2016

36°C
27°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 30, 2016

36°C
27°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 31, 2016

37°C
27°C

Monday, Monday, August 1, 2016

35°C
26°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, August 2, 2016

30°C
25°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 3, 2016

34°C
25°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
3.96 USD
68%
Chennai
1.27 USD
Cappuccino is 68% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
14.96 USD
90%
Chennai
1.48 USD
Meal is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.58 USD
49%
Chennai
2.34 USD
Milk is 49% 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
12.72 USD
86%
Chennai
1.78 USD
movie theater is 86% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
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