Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

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Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Chennai (MAA)

All the information you need to plan the best KUL to MAA flight in 2021: compare Kuala Lumpur to Chennai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chennai.
MY1 - MAA
Price
RM 178 - RM 254
MAA
Temperature
25 - 33 °C
MAA
Precipitation
10 - 330 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

RM 740

From Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

One-way from

RM 424

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 month to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Chennai. Flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur in April are about RM 852 on average during April, but can be found for as low as RM 661.

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

When flying from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 31% by booking at least 54 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at RM 985.

Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai in October, November 2021

The best prices found for KUL to MAA flights in October, November
22 Oct - 29 Oct
RM 1,492pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
16 Nov - 31 Dec
RM 1,999pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
5 Nov - 12 Nov
RM 2,302pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Kuala Lumpur to Chennai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur found for this year
22 Oct - 29 Oct
RM 1,492pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
4 Dec - 17 Dec
RM 1,558pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
10 Dec - 9 Feb
RM 1,592pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Direct flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur

Save time with Kuala Lumpur to Chennai direct flight deals
20 Jan - 19 Apr
RM 1,255pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
AirAsia
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
18 Feb - 24 Feb
RM 1,479pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
10 Nov - 9 Jan
RM 1,492pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Malaysia Airlines
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
28 Oct - 1 Nov
RM 3,719pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
24 Oct - 30 Oct
RM 3,935pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
24 Oct - 30 Oct
RM 3,956pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

One-way flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur

The cheapest one-way flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai
17:50 - 19:05
AirAsia
Direct
3h 45m
KUL - MAA
AirAsia
RM 424
hutchgo.com
07:35 - 08:55
IndiGo
Direct
3h 50m
KUL - MAA
IndiGo
RM 860
Booking.com
16:40 - 18:05
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
3h 55m
KUL - MAA
Malaysia Airlines
RM 1,263
FlyFar

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Flight FAQs

From Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

What airport do you fly into for flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur?

For a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai, you will be flying into Chennai. Chennai (MAA) is just 16.5 km from the centre vof the city. Chennai is the only Chennai airport and it handles 1 inbound flight from Kuala Lumpur per day. 7 airlines have flights to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur on a regular basis.

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. AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, and Malindo Air are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like AirAsia with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for under RM 1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for under RM 1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just RM 1,255, but on average you can expect to pay RM 1,641.

Are there direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for under RM 1,300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 15 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai under RM 1,300. A good price for a direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai is less than RM 1,629.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for under RM 3,800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than RM 3,800.

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

Currently priced at RM 1,479, Malaysia Airlines will fly you from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai and back. In addition to Malaysia Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on IndiGo for as low as RM 1,562.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is AirAsia, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as RM 424. However, be on the lookout for offers from IndiGo and Malaysia Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai?

On average you can expect to pay RM 1,206 for a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai. The cheapest flight overall is RM 326 while the most popular route, (Kuala Lumpur Intl - Chennai) is currently priced at RM 968.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai?

IndiGo, AirAsia and Batik Air are the most popular airlines when flying from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chennai, India

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chennai from Kuala Lumpur?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

Most visitors from Kuala Lumpur will not be allowed to enter Chennai.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kuala Lumpur must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chennai.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kuala Lumpur are not required to quarantine after entering Chennai.

Do I need a test to fly back to Kuala Lumpur from Chennai?

Returning to Kuala Lumpur from Chennai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chennai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kuala Lumpur.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chennai are not required to quarantine after entering Kuala Lumpur.

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Alternative routes for Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

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Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai.
Today's exchange rate
RM 1 = ₹ 18
Flight duration from Kuala Lumpur to MAA
3h 56m
Average temperature for October in Chennai
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Chennai
337.0 mm

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Intl (KUL)
Subang (SZB)

Airports servicing Chennai

Top 7 airlines flying 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
SriLankan Airlines
RM 406 RM 993 No cancel fee 68%
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AirAsia
RM 618 RM 862 No cancel fee 66%
Search AirAsia flights
IndiGo
RM 627 RM 855 No cancel fee 80%
Search IndiGo flights
Malindo Air
RM 688 RM 1,008 No cancel fee N/A
Search Malindo Air flights
Scoot
RM 691 RM 793 No cancel fee N/A
Search Scoot flights
Batik Air
RM 777 RM 1,323 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.

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Malaysia Airlines
RM 778 RM 1,058 No cancel fee 67%
Search Malaysia Airlines flights

Hourly flight availability from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai

See what time of day planes typically take off from Kuala Lumpur towards Chennai.
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Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Kuala Lumpur to Chennai.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
0 flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
2 daily flights
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