In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Chennai for $25/person, which is 76% cheaper than the average flight to Chennai. To find the cheapest price to Chennai from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The month of May is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Chennai from Australia, with most prices found around $681. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of May, then book flights to Chennai from Australia during March instead. Flights to Chennai in March, while not as cheap as those in May, still average around $685.
The ideal time to book your flight to Chennai is 41 days in advance, when prices tend to average $810.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Chennai is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as $852. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. When flying out on a Saturday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from Australia to Chennai for around $923.
Flying to Chennai from Australia at midday is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $859 when looking at flights departing at midday. Try not to purchase tickets in the afternoon because they tend to be around $989. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.
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).
Pondicherry Airport has an average price of $65 per person and is typically the cheapest airport to fly into when visiting Chennai. This average price does vary based on departure city. Try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool to find the cheapest flight.