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The best prices from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai are usually found in April or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Chennai (MAA)

MY1 - MAA
Price
RM 728 - RM 1,042
MAA
Temperature
29 - 38 °C
MAA
Rainfall
15 - 374 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

RM 728

From Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

One-way from

RM 323

One-way flight from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Chennai. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

To save up to 31% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 54 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai from RM 969 1-2 weeks out and tickets from RM 1,116 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai?

Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at RM 650.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai (MY1 - MAA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 49% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai in November, December 2020

The best prices found for KUL to MAA flights in November, December
25 Nov - 29 Nov
RM 3,700pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
25 Nov - 29 Nov
RM 3,712pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
25 Nov - 29 Nov
RM 3,888pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Kuala Lumpur to Chennai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur found for next year
25 Nov - 29 Nov
RM 3,700pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
25 Nov - 29 Nov
RM 3,712pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
25 Nov - 29 Nov
RM 3,888pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Direct flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur

Save time with Kuala Lumpur to Chennai direct flight deals
26 Feb - 1 Mar
RM 687pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
AirAsia
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
AirAsia
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
26 Feb - 1 Mar
RM 834pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Batik Air
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Batik Air
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
25 Feb - 1 Mar
RM 1,243pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
AirAsia
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Last-minute flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

Late deals on return flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur, departing today and this week
29 Nov - 30 Nov
RM 4,325pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
29 Nov - 30 Nov
RM 4,390pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
29 Nov - 30 Nov
RM 4,419pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

One-way flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur

The cheapest one-way flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai
01:05 - 02:25
AirAsia
Direct
3h 50m
KUL - MAA
AirAsia
RM 323
TravelGo
20:55 - 22:10
IndiGo
Direct
3h 45m
KUL - MAA
IndiGo
RM 785
Agoda.com
15:30 - 20:50
Qatar Airways
1 stop
31h 50m
KUL - MAA
Qatar Airways
RM 2,609
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Kuala Lumpur to Chennai flights.

Flight FAQs

From Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

Can I find flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for under RM 818 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for under RM 818. The cheapest flight booked recently is on AirAsia for just RM 687, but on average you can expect to pay RM 1,259.

Which airlines flying from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. IndiGo, Batik Air, and SriLankan Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like IndiGo with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for under RM 818 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai under RM 818. A good price for a direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai is less than RM 1,594.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for under RM 4,497?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than RM 4,497.

Is Kuala Lumpur weather warmer or cooler than Chennai?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 38 °C range in May. The weather in Chennai is generally hotter than Kuala Lumpur's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai?

Departing from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai will take you 3h 45m. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai return?

Currently priced at RM 687, AirAsia will fly you from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai and back. In addition to AirAsia, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Batik Air and SriLankan Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from RM 834 and RM 1,067, respectively. Users have found that AirAsia is 18% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with AirAsia, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at RM 323. IndiGo flights start at RM 785 while deals on Qatar Airways start at RM 2,318 one-way.

Alternative routes for Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai
Today's exchange rate
RM 1 = ₹ 18
Flight duration
3h 52m
Average temperature for November in Chennai
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in Chennai
374.0 mm

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Airports servicing Chennai

Top 7 airlines from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Scoot
RM 166 RM 191 No change fee N/A
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IndiGo
RM 151 RM 206 No cancel fee 80%
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AirAsia
RM 149 RM 207 N/A 66%
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SriLankan Airlines
RM 98 RM 239 No cancel fee 68%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by SriLankan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Search SriLankan Airlines flights
Malindo Air
RM 166 RM 242 N/A N/A
Search Malindo Air flights
Malaysia Airlines
RM 187 RM 255 No cancel fee 67%
Search Malaysia Airlines flights
Batik Air
RM 187 RM 318 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Batik Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Search Batik Air flights

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