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Cheap flights to Chennai from $329

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Chennai flight deals found on momondo

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Undisclosed Carrier
Aug 16
EWR12:05 pmNewark
25h 45m
MAA11:20 pmChennai
Sep 23
MAA5:10 pmChennai
23h 55m
EWR7:35 amNewark
Multiple Airlines
Sep 17
EWR12:00 pmNewark
22h 50m
1 stop
MAA8:20 pmChennai
Sep 30
MAA11:25 amChennai
29h 40m
1 stop
EWR7:35 amNewark
Kuwait Airways
Oct 21
JFK5:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
23h 20m
1 stop
MAA1:50 amChennai
Nov 5
MAA2:30 amChennai
22h 20m
1 stop
JFK2:20 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Lufthansa
Sep 4
SFO8:15 amSan Francisco
27h 25m
2 stops
MAA12:10 amChennai
Oct 19
MAA1:50 amChennai
23h 20m
1 stop
SFO12:40 pmSan Francisco
Air India
Oct 8
IAD11:15 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
36h 00m
1 stop
MAA8:45 amChennai
Oct 22
MAA4:55 pmChennai
23h 50m
1 stop
IAD7:15 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Air Canada
Sep 8
JFK9:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
29h 40m
2 stops
MAA12:10 amChennai
Oct 28
MAA1:40 amChennai
28h 17m
2 stops
JFK8:27 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl

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Multiple Airlines
Aug 7
IAD7:10 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
32h 00m
3 stops
MAA12:40 pmChennai
Etihad Airways
Aug 19
ORD1:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
20h 35m
1 stop
MAA8:35 pmChennai
Undisclosed Carrier
Aug 21
ORD12:00 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
20h 40m
MAA7:10 pmChennai

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Air Canada
Jul 3
LGA6:45 amNew York LaGuardia
42h 30m
2 stops
MAA10:45 amChennai
Oct 6
MAA5:10 pmChennai
36h 00m
2 stops
LGA7:40 pmNew York LaGuardia
Ethiopian Air
Jun 23
JFK10:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 40m
2 stops
MAA8:10 amChennai
Jul 16
MAA2:30 amChennai
27h 00m
2 stops
JFK8:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
Jul 3
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
23h 15m
1 stop
MAA5:15 amChennai
Oct 6
MAA2:15 pmChennai
25h 35m
1 stop
JFK6:20 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Jul 2
IAD10:55 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
47h 25m
2 stops
MAA7:50 pmChennai
Sep 26
MAA9:30 pmChennai
20h 45m
1 stop
IAD8:45 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
SWISS
Jul 4
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 45m
2 stops
MAA10:45 amChennai
Oct 6
MAA5:10 pmChennai
32h 50m
2 stops
JFK4:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Lufthansa
Jun 23
JFK3:45 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
22h 55m
1 stop
MAA12:10 amChennai
Jul 16
MAA1:50 amChennai
27h 45m
1 stop
JFK8:05 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl

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Undisclosed Carrier
Aug 16
EWR12:05 pmNewark
25h 45m
MAA11:20 pmChennai
Sep 23
MAA5:10 pmChennai
23h 55m
EWR7:35 amNewark
Undisclosed Carrier
Oct 10
EWR12:00 pmNewark
21h 40m
MAA7:10 pmChennai
Oct 20
MAA9:05 pmChennai
20h 00m
EWR7:35 amNewark
Undisclosed Carrier
Aug 16
EWR12:05 pmNewark
22h 40m
MAA8:15 pmChennai
Sep 18
MAA9:05 pmChennai
20h 00m
EWR7:35 amNewark
Undisclosed Carrier
Sep 10
EWR12:00 pmNewark
35h 15m
MAA8:45 amChennai
Nov 20
MAA5:25 pmChennai
24h 00m
EWR6:55 amNewark
Undisclosed Carrier
Aug 28
IAD11:15 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
22h 25m
MAA7:10 pmChennai
Sep 19
MAA8:40 pmChennai
20h 05m
IAD7:15 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Undisclosed Carrier
Sep 17
JFK11:55 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
20h 00m
MAA5:25 pmChennai
Sep 30
MAA9:50 amChennai
31h 15m
JFK7:35 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Chennai flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Chennai flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Chennai?

In general, September is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Chennai. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $741. If you’re not able to fly to Chennai in September, then October is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to Chennai during October average around $862.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Chennai?

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Chennai for $33/person, which is 63% cheaper than the average flight to Chennai. To find the cheapest price to Chennai from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Chennai?

The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Chennai is on a Thursday when prices can be found for as low as $1,168. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. Flights from United States to Chennai on a Monday will generally be more expensive and average around $1,269. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Chennai?

At noon is the cheapest time of day to fly from United States to Chennai when you can find flight prices for as low as $973. Flying to Chennai at noon is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Chennai is in the morning when prices are around $1,303.

How long does it take to fly to Chennai?

Flight times vary depending on what airport in United States you fly out of and what airport in Chennai you fly into. For example, flying from Los Angeles to Chennai takes 22h 05m on average. On the other hand, flying from Miami to Chennai takes 20h 44m on average. Keep in mind that it’s always quicker to opt for a non-stop flight, so be sure to check momondo if there are any available for your route.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Chennai?

The best time to book a flight to Chennai from United States is 44 days out, which is when prices tend to be around $1,121. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $935.

Cheapest flights to Chennai

Find the cheapest flights to Chennai from your nearest city or airport
CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CHENNAI FROM LOS ANGELESSeptember17% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Chennai costs on average just $1,086 in September
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CHENNAI FROM LOS ANGELESDecember33% more expensiveIt costs about $1,728 for flights to Chennai from Los Angeles in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CHENNAI FROM LOS ANGELESJune592% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Chennai from Los Angeles in June than any other month

Cheap Chennai flight deals and tips

Summary info about Chennai flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$329

Best Round-Trip Price

$652

Fastest flight time

18h 40m

Operated By

6 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Chennai from United States in the last 72 hours is $329 (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl to Chennai).
The best round-trip flight price to Chennai from United States in the last 72 hours is $652 (Newark to Chennai).
The fastest flight to Chennai from United States takes 18h 40m (Newark to Chennai).
There are 6 airlines operating flights to Chennai, including Lufthansa, Cathay Pacific and Air India.

Frequently asked questions about flying to Chennai

What is there to do in Chennai when it’s raining?

If you are planning a flight to Chennai and are looking to avoid the rain, you should avoid traveling during the months of October, November, and December. These months will typically see 5.1 inches or more of rain, meaning that rain is likely. If you do run into rain while in Chennai, there are still things to do and ways to enjoy your trip. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out Chennai Citi Center Mall.

When is the best time to plan a beach trip to Chennai?

Beaches like Marina Beach are most often visited during January, February, or March, as the weather is usually above 70 degrees fahrenheit with a low chance of rain. Consider visiting Elliot's Beach during your Chennai visit as well.

Is there an alternative airport near Chennai?

Those flying to Chennai could potentially find better pricing at Tirupati Airport (62 mi from Chennai city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Chennai?

Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Chennai is Tirupati Airport where the average price is $90. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Chennai Airport?

Prices for flights to Chennai Airport are updated daily.

How many operators does momondo search for flights to Chennai Airport?

How old do you have to be to fly to Chennai Airport?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Chennai Airport.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Chennai Airport?

The travel and health documents required for your trip to Chennai Airport can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s license, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Chennai Airport. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Chennai?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Chennai.

Can I find flights to Chennai with flexible booking policies on momondo?

momondo does allow users to show only those flights to Chennai which offer a flexible booking policy as well as other useful filters and features.

How can momondo help me find flights to Chennai?

momondo offers useful filters to help you find the right flight. Choose specific flight times, airports or even what payment method you prefer. We have numerous options to help you book your ideal flight to Chennai.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Chennai right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are not ready to book a flight to Chennai now, use our insights above to find helpful tips or alternatively set up a price alert; this is where momondo will track prices on flights to Chennai and let you know when they change.


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Cheapest flight routes to Chennai

These routes have the cheapest flights to Chennai found by momondo users in United States
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
NewarkChennai18h 40m$652
Washington, D.C.Chennai22h 58m$753
San FranciscoChennai20h 10m$760
ChicagoChennai19h 10m$781
AtlantaChennai24h 06m$826
New YorkChennai19h 55m$836
PhiladelphiaChennai18h 35m$891
CincinnatiChennai23h 05m$977
BostonChennai18h 00m$980
Los AngelesChennai22h 05m$984
AustinChennai24h 29m$998
SeattleChennai23h 15m$1,015
DetroitChennai22h 35m$1,018
San DiegoChennai24h 20m$1,057
DallasChennai24h 00m$1,083
HoustonChennai22h 05m$1,091