Cheap flights to Chennai

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Flights to Chennai in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop
Average priceRM 1,974Average for return flights in September 2022
Return fromRM 721From Kuala Lumpur to Chennai
One-way fromRM 331One-way flight from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai (MAA)

Cheap flights to Chennai in September, October 2022

The best prices found for MAA flights for September, October
26 Oct - 2 Nov
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 946

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/9/22

15 Oct - 17 Oct
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 973

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/9/22

24 Oct - 31 Oct
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 35m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

4h 00m
RM 983

IndiGo

Pick Dates

Deal found 25/9/22

Chennai 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai found for this year
17 Nov - 20 Nov
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 55m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 905

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/9/22

7 Nov - 17 Nov
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 55m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

3h 50m
RM 914

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 25/9/22

19 Nov - 26 Nov
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 55m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 937

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 27/9/22

Last minute flights to Chennai

Late deals on return flights to Chennai, departing today and this week
2 Oct - 21 Oct
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 996

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/9/22

2 Oct - 7 Oct
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 1,006

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/9/22

5 Oct - 12 Oct
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 35m
MAA

Chennai

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 1,065

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 24/9/22

One-way flights to Chennai

The cheapest one-way flights to Chennai
17 Jan
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 331

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 24/9/22

18 Mar
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 50m
RM 344

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/9/22

6 Jan
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 55m
RM 432

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/9/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to Chennai?

The cheapest ticket to Chennai found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

RM 1,341

February

RM 1,469

March

RM 1,543

April

RM 1,258

May

RM 983

June

RM 964

July

RM 1,029

August

RM 1,139

September

RM 1,047

October

RM 1,033

November

RM 1,024

December

RM 1,391

At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Chennai is currently June; with March being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Chennai?

Average Chennai flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

KUL - MAA

Price

RM 966 - RM 1,815

MAA

Temperature

25 - 33 °C

MAA

Rainfall

10 - 330 mm

When is the best time to book a flight to Chennai?

Booking 52 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Chennai. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

How long is the flight to Chennai?

Chennai International Airport (MAA) is the third busiest airport in India and is the connection between South India and the world. Conveniently, it is only roughly a 4h flight from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUH). If you are coming from Penang International Airport (PEN), you can do the trip in 6h 55min with a stopover in Kuala Lumpur (KUH).

Where can you get non-stop flights to Chennai from?

The flight from Kuala Lumpur (KUH) to Chennai (MAA) is direct and takes 3h 45min to 3h 50min to fly there and 4h 5min to fly back. This makes it the perfect destination for a long weekend trip, a mini-break or an extended trip close to home to experience a different culture, cuisine, and scene. At Cheapflights, we have Chennai flight deals to help you get on your way.

How do you get from Chennai Airport to the city centre?

There are many ways to get from Chennai Airport (MAA) to the centre of Chennai, India. The easiest is by taxi, which takes 40-50min and costs MR 20-28. Be sure to book a prepaid taxi in the arrivals hall so you don’t get overcharged. Uber and Ola also operate from the airport. The Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) bus costs about MR 2, which makes it cheap but slow. Then from Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus (CMBT), you can reach other parts of the city. If your route is easier via train, take a taxi to Tirusulam Station and then the train line stops at all stations from Tambaram to Chennai Beach. For the metro, there is a free Inter Terminal Shuttle Service that will take you from arrivals to Chennai International Airport Metro Station. If you don’t have much luggage, you can also travel to the centre by rickshaw.

What are some things to do in Chennai?

Chennai in India, formerly known as Madras, is the cultural capital of South India and has many interesting things to see. Marina Beach, the second-longest urban beach in the world at 13 km long, is a sunset hotspot for its fun atmosphere, food stalls and theme park rides. Fort St. George pays homage to the legacy of the British East India Company. The was the first seat of power of the British and now houses the Government of Tamil Nadu. Onsite, you can also find St Mary’s Church and the Fort Museum, which is open from 10:00–17:00 every day except Friday. In nearby George Town, appreciate the grand Madras High Court with its beautiful and unique red architecture. The Triplicane neighbourhood offers multi-culturalism at its best, with Hindu and Jain temples, mosques, and Brahmin Agraharams almost side-by-side. For shopping, head to Thyagaraya Nagar. Be warned - this is one of the most crowded spots in India. The historic Mylapore area houses important religious buildings, including the Kapaleeshwarar Temple, one of the oldest places of worship in the world, and the Santhome Cathedral Basilica, reputedly one of three churches built over the tomb of one of the 12 Apostles of Jesus.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Chennai?

Malaysian citizens are eligible for the India eVisa program, which is a quick and easy online application that gets processed in 3-4 business days and is valid for either one month, one year or five years. The price varies depending on the length of time you apply for and starts at about RM 100 for one month. You will need a passport that is valid for your entire stay in India.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Chennai?

Booking a flight to Chennai (MAA) is your only option if you intend on flying to Chennai. It is only a 16.5 km journey from Chennai to Chennai’s city centre. Chennai is the only Chennai airport and it handles 5 daily flights from Kuala Lumpur. 10 airlines have flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai on a regular basis.

Penang to Chennai flightsfrom RM 1,049 pp
Miri to Chennai flightsfrom RM 1,174 pp
Subang to Chennai flightsfrom RM 1,236 pp
Senai to Chennai flightsfrom RM 2,433 pp

Search flights to Chennai by cabin class

Business Classfrom RM 681/person
Prem Economyfrom RM 1,025/person
Economyfrom RM 74/person