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Cheap Flights from Colombo to Chennai, IN, India - CMB to MAA Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 1:04 AM

Popular flights from Colombo to Chennai Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 1:04 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Mihin Lanka
CMBMAA
Thu 10/13
nonstop
MAACMB
Mon 10/24
nonstop
LKR22,134
Select
Air India
CMBMAA
Sun 8/28
nonstop
MAACMB
Sun 9/4
nonstop
LKR24,610
Select
Air India
CMBMAA
Wed 8/31
nonstop
MAACMB
Sun 9/4
nonstop
LKR24,610
Select
Air India
CMBMAA
Thu 10/13
nonstop
MAACMB
Mon 10/24
nonstop
LKR24,610
Select
Srilankan
CMBMAA
Mon 9/5
nonstop
MAACMB
Thu 9/15
nonstop
LKR24,755
Select
Srilankan
CMBMAA
Thu 9/8
nonstop
MAACMB
Sun 9/11
nonstop
LKR24,755
Select
Srilankan
CMBMAA
Thu 9/15
nonstop
MAACMB
Tue 9/20
nonstop
LKR24,755
Select
SpiceJet
CMBMAA
Sat 9/10
nonstop
MAACMB
Tue 9/13
nonstop
LKR26,066
Select
Jet Airways
CMBMAA
Mon 9/5
1 stop
MAACMB
Thu 9/15
1 stop
LKR38,734
Select
Jet Airways
CMBMAA
Thu 9/15
1 stop
MAACMB
Tue 9/20
1 stop
LKR38,734
Select
Jet Airways
CMBMAA
Thu 9/15
1 stop
MAACMB
Mon 9/19
1 stop
LKR38,734
Select
Jet Airways
CMBMAA
Thu 10/13
1 stop
MAACMB
Mon 10/24
1 stop
LKR38,734
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Colombo to Chennai (CMB to MAA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Colombo to Chennai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be LKR24,610.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Colombo to Chennai (CMB to MAA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Colombo to Chennai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Colombo to Chennai

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Colombo to Chennai should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days LKR26,648 LKR51,840
7-14 days LKR25,483 LKR52,422
14-21 days LKR25,046 LKR56,791
21-30 days LKR23,736 LKR50,820
30-60 days LKR22,862 LKR29,706
60-90 days LKR22,134 LKR38,734
90+ days LKR22,134 LKR47,326

Cheapest Day To Fly from Colombo to Chennai

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Colombo to Chennai.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
LKR24,318 LKR23,736 LKR24,610 LKR22,134 LKR27,668 LKR26,066 LKR23,736

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Colombo to Chennai

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Colombo to Chennai.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 8/23/16 8/25/16 0 LKR23,736
September Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 9/8/16 9/11/16 0 LKR22,862
October Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 10/13/16 10/24/16 0 LKR22,134
November Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 11/4/16 11/7/16 0 LKR31,162
December Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 12/18/16 12/26/16 0 LKR22,134
January Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 1/5/17 1/10/17 0 LKR22,862
February Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 2/3/17 2/9/17 0 LKR31,745
March Colombo Chennai Srilankan 3/9/17 3/25/17 0 LKR36,404

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Colombo to Chennai

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Colombo to Chennai.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
LKR26,648
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
LKR26,648
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
LKR25,046
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
LKR25,046

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Colombo to Chennai (CMB to MAA)

Your Colombo to Chennai flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Colombo to Chennai is LKR45,578.

The average price for non-stop flights from Colombo to Chennai is LKR23,736.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Colombo to Chennai.

Nonstop Flight Details from Colombo to Chennai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air India 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 17:05 17:05
Mihin Lanka 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 08:40 08:40
SpiceJet 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 02:45 02:45
Srilankan 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 00:55 18:40

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Colombo to Bangalore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR28,396
Colombo to Tirupati Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Bangkok Cathay, Thai AirAsia, Mihin Lanka, Bangkok, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba LKR37,133
Colombo to Tiruchirappalli Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR28,250
Colombo to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR32,036
Colombo to Hyderabad IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR38,152
Colombo to Madurai Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR20,241
Colombo to Kochi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR27,522
Colombo to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Mali, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR45,433
Colombo to Coimbatore Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Malindo, Srilankan LKR17,620
Colombo to Singapore Cathay, Emirates, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Srilankan LKR36,550
Colombo to Thiruvananthapuram Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR38,443
Colombo to Goa Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR61,742
Colombo to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR39,171
Colombo to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, SAS, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ, Monarch LKR70,333
Colombo to Male British Airways, AirAsia X, Emirates, Korean, Mihin Lanka, China Eastern, Srilankan, Oman Air LKR18,202
Colombo to Kozhikode Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Mangalore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR61,596
Colombo to Kolkata IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR48,782
Colombo to Visakhapatnam Jet Airways, Air India, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Jakarta Garuda, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR33,929
Colombo to Hong Kong Cathay, Dragonair, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR48,927
Colombo to Pune IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Dhaka Biman, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR82,128
Colombo to Ahmedabad IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Costa, Mihin Lanka, KLM*, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Kathmandu Nepal, Srilankan LKR88,826
Colombo to Phuket Thai AirAsia, Bangkok, Thai, Srilankan LKR49,801
Colombo to Port Blair Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Jaipur IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Costa, SpiceJet, Srilankan Check Dates

Airlines Flying from Colombo to Chennai (CMB to MAA) Number of flights searched: 62Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 1:04 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Colombo to Chennai with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Colombo to Chennai.

Colombo to Chennai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jet Airways BOM X X X X X X X
Air India - X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Emirates MLE / DXB X X X X X X X
flydubai DXB X X X
Mihin Lanka - X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X
Srilankan - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Colombo and Chennai, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Colombo to Chennai Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Colombo to Chennai?
Answer: The average Colombo to Chennai flight time is an hour and 31 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Colombo and Chennai?
Answer: The distance from Colombo to Chennai is 646 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Colombo to Chennai?
Answer: There are 41 direct flights from Colombo to Chennai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Colombo to Chennai?
Answer: Srilankan Airlines provides 51% of the non-stop flights between Colombo and Chennai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Colombo to Chennai?
Answer: Dubai, AE
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