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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Chennai?

The cheapest prices found with in the last 7 days for return flights were $1,017 and $150 for one-way flights to Chennai for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
KUL Chennai Oct 1 - Oct 4 $189
SYD Chennai Sep 22 - Sep 30 $672
ORD Chennai Aug 10 - Aug 17 $757
YYZ Chennai Oct 14 - Nov 11 $799
EWR Chennai Sep 1 - Sep 16 $815
JFK Chennai Sep 1 - Sep 16 $815
SFO Chennai Sep 1 - Sep 10 $815
SEA Chennai Sep 9 - Oct 8 $881
*Prices include taxes and fees
Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
ORD Chennai Jul 18 - Aug 2 $1,017
*Prices include taxes and fees

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Chennai Flight Information

Traveling toChennai
Lowest Price$1,017
Number of Airlines Serving
Airlines ServingAirAsia with baggage, GoAir, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Qatar Airways, Alaska Airlines, Cathay Pacific, American Airlines
Number of Daily Flights
Airlines with Direct Flights

FAQs about Chennai Flights

Which airlines fly to Chennai?

There are a lot of air carriers that operate flights in and out of Chennai — 22 to be specific. Highly reputable ones include:

  • Japan Transocean Air
  • SriLankan Airlines
  • IndiGo
What airport is best to fly into Chennai?

Chennai is serviced by one airport. You'll be stepping off the plane at Chennai Airport (MAA-Chennai Intl.), which is located 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the city center.

Where to stay in Chennai

Every magnificent journey starts with a single step — as well as a nice place to rest your weary head! Sort out your Chennai accommodations through Travelocity and you'll have 351 options to select from.

It's not every day you take off on vacation, so why not indulge in a little luxury? The Grand Residence and the Hilton Chennai are a couple of the top upmarket properties in the area. If you'd prefer to spend your vacation budget on fantastic Chennai activities, secure your room at the Hotel Mount Heera or the Brownstar Boutique Hotel.

Places to visit in Chennai

Search for wildlife, practice your photography and enjoy a walk at Guindy National Park. Like some more options? Anyone interested in history will like spending some time at Valluvar Kottam. And that's not all there is. Give your family a treat with a visit to Chennai Snake Park, a respected animal sanctuary.

How to get through airport security fast when traveling to Chennai

If you like the thought of spending more time at the airport restaurants and less time at the security checkpoint on your way to Chennai, just follow these practical tips:

  • Have your travel ID and boarding pass somewhere accessible. They'll be the first things you'll be instructed to produce by airport security personnel.
  • Take off your belt and shoes before approaching security. Items such as these are not allowed to pass through the body scanner.
  • Electronic goods such as tablets, laptops and phones are always put through the X-ray machine separately. Be sure to have them within easy reach.
  • When you approach the security checkpoint, you'll be asked to put all gels, liquids and creams in a separate bin for scanning. Make sure they're all stored in containers no larger than 3.4 ounces (100 milliliters) and sealed in a clear zip-lock bag.
  • Undo your shoelaces before approaching the body scanner. Depending on the style of shoes you're wearing, security may instruct you to take them off.
  • Put any multi-tools or other sharp and pointy items in your checked luggage. Security personnel don't allow these aboard the aircraft.

Flights To Chennai

As a real up-and-coming travel destination, Chennai (Madras) is southern India's largest city and the second-most important financial hub after Mumbai. Based off the Bay of Bengal on the Coromandel Coast, it's a city packed with gloriously long sandy beaches, parks, cultural attractions, historic landmarks, and interesting buildings. With numerous cheap flights to Chennai International Airport (MAA) available, many national airline carriers fly here direct. Don't delay on your next vacation!

Transportation from MAA

Onward travel for travelers off Chennai flights couldn't be easier. It's easy to find hotels close to Chennai International for maximum convenience. Chennai airport is on a major trunk road, the National Highway 45, while the Tirusulam railway station also serves the transportation airport hub. You can get pre-paid cabs 24 hours, with fares fixed by the government, so there's no haggling for a better deal. In the future, the Metro Rail System is set to link the airport with key points citywide. Flights to Chennai vacations leave holidaymakers spoiled for choice; attractions range from the Connemara Public Library to the Government Museum and the National Art Gallery. You can also stroll around one of the first British fortresses in India, Fort St George, founded back in 1639; today its museum houses many artifacts from the days of the British Raj. Or, have your fill of arts and crafts, shopping and parks - visit Guindy National Park with its endangered animal species, go on a lion or elephant safari in the local zoo, and see the critters at the Madras Crocodile Bank Trust. Alternatively, see the 20-million-year-old fossilized tree trunk at the botanical gardens, where every May a summer festival takes place.

See Chennai

Immerse yourself in southern Indian life in this gem of a city - cheap flights to Chennai make attractively priced vacation packages in Chennai entirely possible. Travelocity can help you find the best deal on your airfare, and save you money if you buy your hotel with your plane ticket. Check out the mobile app, too!

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.