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Flights to Chennai

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Our flight calendar offers an easy and convenient way to find the most cost-effective travel dates for your trip to Chennai, India. By using our innovative trip search tools, you can easily compare and browse the prices for both direct and connecting flights to Chennai from a variety of online booking platforms, travel agencies, and airlines.

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  • Select your location from the top left side of the calendar
  • See the cheapest price for each month for the flights to Chennai from your location
  • Click on the month window to see the exact date of the cheapest flight
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  • You can use the settings on the top left side of the calendar to change the type of flight (one-way or two-way)

9 things to do in Chennai

Marina beach, Chennai, India
Marina beach, Chennai, India. Photo by Meenakshi Chauhan on Unsplash
  • Visit the iconic Marina Beach: Take a stroll along the longest urban beach in India, and witness the vibrant local culture.
  • Explore Fort St. George: This historic fortress built in 1644 is the oldest British construction in India, now functioning as the administrative headquarters of Tamil Nadu government.
  • Visit Kapaleeshwarar Temple: An ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, known for its stunning Dravidian architecture and vibrant religious festivals.
  • Enjoy traditional South Indian cuisine: Chennai is famous for its delicious food, especially its spicy Chettinad cuisine and crispy dosas.
  • Visit Mahabalipuram: A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Mahabalipuram is known for its ancient rock-cut temples, stunning beaches, and intricate stone carvings.
  • Experience classical dance: Witness the elegant and graceful classical dance forms of Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi, which originated in South India.
  • Go shopping: Chennai has many bustling street markets and modern shopping malls where you can shop for traditional handicrafts, jewelry, clothes, and more.
  • Attend a music concert: Chennai is known for its vibrant Carnatic music scene, and you can attend concerts by renowned musicians at many venues across the city.
  • Visit the Valluvar Kottam Monument: This iconic monument is dedicated to the Tamil poet and philosopher Thiruvalluvar, and features his 1330 couplets inscribed on stone.

Airport transfers in Chennai

  • Airport taxi: Taxis are readily available outside the airport terminal. Prepaid taxis can be booked at the airport counter or through a ride-hailing app. The fare for a taxi ride to the city center is approximately INR 600-700 ($8-10 USD) for a 20 km distance.
  • Airport bus: The Chennai Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) operates AC and non-AC buses from the airport to various parts of the city. The fare for an AC bus ride to the city center is around INR 150-200 ($2-3 USD).
  • Metro: The Chennai Metro Rail Limited operates a metro line from the airport to the city center, with a travel time of around 45 minutes. The fare for a metro ride to the city center is approximately INR 70-100 ($1-2 USD).
  • Private transfer: Private transfer services are available at the airport. These services can be pre-booked online or through a travel agent. The cost of a private transfer to the city center is approximately INR 1,200-1,500 ($16-20 USD).
  • Train: The suburban train network of Chennai connects the airport to various parts of the city. The fare for a train ride to the city center is around INR 10-20 ($0.14-0.28 USD).

Note that the prices listed above are approximate and subject to change depending on factors such as distance, time of day, and demand.

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