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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
982 USD for flights from San Francisco to Chennai leaving on 7/13/2016 and returning on 8/19/2016
Low 830 USD
1,129 USD
High 1,844 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.
The cheapest flights from San Francisco to Chennai are currently available between July and August.
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 Changi.
Direct flights available on
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Friday
Saturday

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
May 6 - Jun 7
823 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
22h 10min
1 stop
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
22h 40min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 6 - May 10
891 USD
IndianEagle
SFO SFO
24h 45min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
23h 35min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 7 - Jun 7
892 USD
Hop2
SFO SFO
36h 28min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
23h 35min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chennai
Return trip
May 20 - May 31
899 USD
TravelMerryUS
SFO SFO
27h 50min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
41h 25min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 20 - Jun 10
906 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
27h 50min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
32h 35min
2 stops
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 20 - May 29
907 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO SFO
27h 50min
2 stops
MAA MAA
MAA MAA
27h 0min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco
Return trip
May 7 - Sep 24
1,037 USD
BudgetAirIN
MAA MAA
25h 30min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
21h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
May 7 - Jul 3
1,091 USD
TravelgenioUS
MAA MAA
25h 30min
2 stops
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
21h 25min
1 stop
MAA MAA
Return trip
May 6 - May 6
1,184 USD
GotoGateIN
MAA MAA
23h 58min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
39h 1min
2 stops
MAA MAA

Weather forecast for Chennai

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chennai.

Thursday, Thursday, May 5, 2016

38°C
29°C

Friday, Friday, May 6, 2016

37°C
29°C

Saturday, Saturday, May 7, 2016

36°C
29°C

Sunday, Sunday, May 8, 2016

36°C
29°C

Monday, Monday, May 9, 2016

37°C
29°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, May 10, 2016

36°C
29°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, May 11, 2016

36°C
29°C

Thursday, Thursday, May 12, 2016

37°C
29°C

Friday, Friday, May 13, 2016

37°C
29°C

Saturday, Saturday, May 14, 2016

36°C
28°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
3.93 USD
69%
Chennai
1.21 USD
Cappuccino is 69% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
14.99 USD
90%
Chennai
1.51 USD
Meal is 90% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.79 USD
51%
Chennai
2.34 USD
Milk is 51% 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
12.75 USD
85%
Chennai
1.87 USD
movie theater is 85% cheaper in Chennai than San Francisco
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