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About Flights to Chennai

Summary info about Chennai flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$694

Best Return Price

$1,371

Fastest flight time

20h 30m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Chennai from New Zealand in the last 72 hours is $694 (Auckland Intl to Chennai).
The best return flight price to Chennai from New Zealand in the last 72 hours is $1,371 (Auckland Intl to Chennai).
The fastest flight to Chennai from New Zealand takes 20h 30m (Auckland Intl to Chennai).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Chennai, including Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and Emirates.

Cheapest flights to Chennai airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Chennai airports from your nearest city or airport
Auckland
Chennai

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Auckland TO Chennai

Auckland (AKL) to Chennai (MAA)

Typically, flights to Chennai from Auckland are cheaper when flying from Auckland Intl to Chennai, which has an average price of $1,257

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CHENNAI FROM AUCKLANDFebruary12% cheaperFlying from Auckland to Chennai costs on average just $1,101 in February
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CHENNAI FROM AUCKLANDDecember57% more expensiveIt costs about $1,967 for flights to Chennai from Auckland in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CHENNAI FROM AUCKLANDDecember727% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Chennai from Auckland in December than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Chennai?

If you are unable to visit Chennai during the month of February, then departing from New Zealand during the month March is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $1,116.

In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Chennai is about 47 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $1,257.

The cheapest day to depart from New Zealand to Chennai is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as $1,649. The most expensive day to fly to Chennai is Tuesday, with ticket prices averaging around $1,770.

According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Chennai is in the evening. momondo users have found flights departing from New Zealand to Chennai in the evening for as low as $1,616. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. At midday is when there is more demand to fly to Chennai, so prices are often more expensive at around $1,826 per ticket.

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Chennai is possible. If you are planning a flight to Chennai, consider booking flights to Tirupati Airport (100 km from Chennai city centre) or Pondicherry Airport (134 km from Chennai city centre).



Chennai flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in New Zealand to Chennai found recently by users on momondo
Singapore Airlines
14 Aug
AKL14:30Auckland Intl
33h 50m
2 stops
MAA00:20Chennai
25 Aug
MAA19:15Chennai
18h 45m
2 stops
AKL14:00Auckland Intl
Singapore Airlines
14 Aug
AKL14:30Auckland Intl
33h 50m
2 stops
MAA00:20Chennai
21 Aug
MAA06:30Chennai
22h 05m
2 stops
AKL04:35Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
14 Aug
AKL02:15Auckland Intl
42h 55m
2 stops
MAA21:10Chennai
25 Aug
MAA02:35Chennai
39h 55m
3 stops
AKL18:30Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
14 Aug
AKL02:55Auckland Intl
42h 15m
3 stops
MAA21:10Chennai
25 Aug
MAA02:35Chennai
39h 55m
3 stops
AKL18:30Auckland Intl
Singapore Airlines
23 Nov
AKL06:25Auckland Intl
52h 55m
2 stops
MAA11:20Chennai
3 Feb
MAA18:15Chennai
47h 15m
2 stops
AKL17:30Auckland Intl
Singapore Airlines
13 Aug
AKL20:05Auckland Intl
15h 45m
1 stop
MAA11:50Chennai
25 Aug
MAA19:15Chennai
18h 45m
2 stops
AKL14:00Auckland Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Chennai

If you're looking for one-way flights from New Zealand to Chennai, view some of our deals below provided by Emirates
Multiple Airlines
17 Nov
AKL06:05Auckland Intl
29h 15m
1 stop
MAA11:20Chennai
Multiple Airlines
17 Nov
AKL04:00Auckland Intl
20h 30m
2 stops
MAA00:30Chennai
Emirates
17 Nov
AKL03:40Auckland Intl
31h 05m
3 stops
MAA10:45Chennai

Which airlines fly to Chennai?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Chennai

Which airlines fly to Chennai?

There may be other airlines that fly to Chennai from New Zealand, but the most popular among our users are Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Malaysia Airlines and Air New Zealand. These airlines should offer flights to Chennai on a routine basis if you’re flying from one of the more popular airports in New Zealand.

Emirates Flights to Chennai

Emirates is a popular choice for users travelling to Chennai. It operates 21 flights every week to Chennai, most often flying from Dubai Intl. Emirates ticket prices will depend on when and where you need to fly from - deals as low as $1,275 (from Auckland Intl) have been found by momondo users. In 119 reviews, momondo users have rated Emirates at an average score of 8.5/10.

Air New Zealand Flights to Chennai

$1,246 is the best return Air New Zealand deal to Chennai found on momondo in the last few days. The deal departed from Auckland Intl. Air New Zealand has 7 flights to Chennai most weeks, with prices varying by availability. 17 momondo users have reviewed Air New Zealand, scoring the airline a 8.4/10 on average.


Popular routes to Chennai

Most frequently searched flights to Chennai along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Auckland to Chennai Flights
Fastest flight time26h 20m
Cheapest price$1,377
Wellington to Chennai Flights
Fastest flight time33h 20m
Cheapest price$1,973

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