The cheapest flights to Chennai

When to find the cheapest flights to Chennai

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outbound: 23-Jan-2018
2 stops (17h20m)
Jet Airways India
return: 21-Feb-2018
2 stops (21h30m)
Jet Airways India
outbound: 19-Jan-2018
1 stop (12h55m)
Etihad Airways
return: 04-Feb-2018
1 stop (20h20m)
Etihad Airways
outbound: 19-Jan-2018
1 stop (12h20m)
Gulf Air
return: 04-Feb-2018
1 stop (16h05m)
Gulf Air
outbound: 26-Jan-2018
2 stops (16h35m)
Air France
return: 26-Feb-2018
2 stops (22h15m)
Air France
outbound: 03-Jan-2018
1 stop (12h)
Emirates
return: 30-Jan-2018
1 stop (14h50m)
Emirates
outbound: 08-Jan-2018
1 stop (12h10m)
Lufthansa
return: 20-Feb-2018
1 stop (13h25m)
Lufthansa
outbound: 21-Jan-2018
2 stops (16h55m)
KLM
return: 04-Feb-2018
2 stops (17h55m)
Air France
outbound: 21-Jan-2018
2 stops (17h05m)
Air France
return: 04-Feb-2018
2 stops (17h55m)
Air France
outbound: 12-Jan-2018
1 stop (12h15m)
Lufthansa
return: 20-Feb-2018
1 stop (15h25m)
Lufthansa
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Chennai: gateway to India's south

Chennai city centre
Chennai International Airport (MAA): 10 mi from city centre

Flights to Chennai: practical information

Cheap airlines to Chennai

Planning a trip to India? Touch down in the region of Tamilnadu on cheap flights to Chennai International Airport (MAA). It's the third busiest airport in India and welcomes flights from around the world. From London, catch flights to Chennai onboard Jet Airways, British Airways, Oman Air and Air India.

When to book flights to Chennai

Chennai is tropical which two seasons, summer and monsoon. Most Westerners not used to extreme heat will probably feel most comfortable in the cool months, December to February. Always book flights to Chennai at least 6 months before departure for the cheapest fares.

  • Peak season: December to March with warm and hot days.
  • Low season: Summer (April to June) and Monsoon (June to September).

Flight duration

Fights to Chennai with one stopover take at least 13 hours from London.

Experience Chennai: what to see, what to do

Chennai is the gateway to southern India. Located right on the coast the city's beaches beckon, the night-clubs roar, the cafes and restaurants are sizzling with flavour and the locals are friendly. Are you ready to start your holiday in Chennai?

Essentials in Chennai

Beaches: Being right on the Bay of Bengal, there are some really spectacular beaches in Chennai. Marina Beach is 12 kilometres of soft sand, the second largest urban beach in the world! Edward Elliot's Beach is popular among the youth and get get pretty crowded on weekends.

Shopping: For a day of shopping head to Pondy Bazaar and Ranganathan Street to find all your Chennai souvenirs. It can get pretty crowded and will certainly require some good bargaining skills.

Parry's Corner: Art Deco isn't something you'll find too often in India but Chennai happens to be home to the best preserved Art Deco architectural area in the country. Wander around and don't forget your camera!

Find more information on Tamilnadu Tourism.

Accommodations in Chennai

Chennai has plenty of hotel rooms to go around! Find your perfect hotel in Chennai by deciding first which area of the city you'll be exploring most. Get a hotel that central for historic sights and attractions or one by the beach if that's more your thing. Book your room as far in advance as possible.

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All flight tickets to Chennai (India)

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outbound: 12-Feb-2018
1 stop (12h05m)
Air France
return: 04-Mar-2018
2 stops (19h05m)
Air France
outbound: 23-Jan-2018
2 stops (17h20m)
Jet Airways India
return: 21-Feb-2018
2 stops (21h30m)
Jet Airways India
outbound: 14-Dec-2017
2 stops (20h10m)
Jet Airways India
return: 21-Dec-2017
2 stops (24h20m)
Jet Airways India
outbound: 01-Feb-2018
1 stop (12h40m)
Air France
return: 22-Feb-2018
direct (10h55m)
Air France