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Cheap Flights from Colombo to Chennai, IN, India - CMB to MAA Last modified: Jul 26, 2016 12:58 AM

Popular flights from Colombo to Chennai Last modified: Jul 26, 2016 12:58 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
Sun 11/20
nonstop
MAACMB
Sun 11/27
nonstop
LKR22,068
Select
Air India
CMBMAA
Wed 7/27
nonstop
MAACMB
Sun 7/31
nonstop
LKR24,552
Select
Air India
CMBMAA
Wed 8/24
nonstop
MAACMB
Sat 8/27
nonstop
LKR24,552
Select
Air India
CMBMAA
Fri 8/26
nonstop
MAACMB
Tue 8/30
nonstop
LKR24,552
Select
Srilankan
CMBMAA
Sat 7/30
nonstop
MAACMB
Fri 8/12
nonstop
LKR24,844
Select
Srilankan
CMBMAA
Mon 8/1
nonstop
MAACMB
Thu 8/4
nonstop
LKR24,844
Select
Srilankan
CMBMAA
Tue 8/2
nonstop
MAACMB
Fri 8/5
nonstop
LKR24,844
Select
Srilankan
CMBMAA
Tue 8/23
nonstop
MAACMB
Tue 8/30
nonstop
LKR24,844
Select
Srilankan
CMBMAA
Fri 8/26
nonstop
MAACMB
Tue 9/6
nonstop
LKR24,844
Select
SpiceJet
CMBMAA
Sat 8/27
nonstop
MAACMB
Fri 9/9
nonstop
LKR27,183
Select
Jet Airways
CMBMAA
Wed 7/27
1 stop
MAACMB
Sun 7/31
1 stop
LKR41,797
Select
Jet Airways
CMBMAA
Sun 9/4
1 stop
MAACMB
Thu 9/22
1 stop
LKR41,797
Select
Jet Airways
CMBMAA
Tue 9/6
1 stop
MAACMB
Sat 9/17
1 stop
LKR41,797
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 LKR24,552.

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 LKR24,552 LKR41,797
7-14 days LKR24,844 LKR51,442
14-21 days LKR25,867 LKR35,366
21-30 days LKR24,552 LKR43,989
30-60 days LKR23,821 LKR31,713
60-90 days LKR22,214 LKR45,888
90+ days LKR22,068 LKR32,736

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
LKR22,214 LKR24,406 LKR24,552 LKR27,329 LKR24,552 LKR24,552 LKR23,821

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
July Colombo Chennai Air India 7/27/16 7/31/16 0 LKR24,552
August Colombo Chennai Air India 8/24/16 8/27/16 0 LKR24,552
September Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 9/4/16 9/22/16 0 LKR23,821
October Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 10/24/16 11/3/16 0 LKR22,214
November Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 11/20/16 11/27/16 0 LKR22,068
December Colombo Chennai SpiceJet 12/20/16 12/31/16 0 LKR28,936
January Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 1/5/17 1/16/17 0 LKR22,214
February Colombo Chennai Mihin Lanka 2/2/17 2/10/17 0 LKR22,068

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
LKR33,613
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
LKR33,613
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
LKR36,097
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
LKR36,097 LKR24,552
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
LKR24,552

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 LKR42,527.

The average price for non-stop flights from Colombo to Chennai is LKR24,698.

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 LKR30,982
Colombo to Tirupati Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Bangkok Cathay, Thai AirAsia, Mihin Lanka, Bangkok, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba LKR37,705
Colombo to Tiruchirappalli Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR28,352
Colombo to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR32,005
Colombo to Hyderabad IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Costa, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR28,936
Colombo to Madurai Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR17,683
Colombo to Kochi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR27,329
Colombo to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Mali, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR45,596
Colombo to Coimbatore Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR65,325
Colombo to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, Malindo, Srilankan LKR17,537
Colombo to Singapore Cathay, Emirates, SilkAir, Mihin Lanka, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Srilankan LKR36,535
Colombo to Thiruvananthapuram Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR30,398
Colombo to Goa IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR53,926
Colombo to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR36,535
Colombo to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, NIKI, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Mihin Lanka, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ, Monarch LKR68,686
Colombo to Male British Airways, AirAsia X, Emirates, Korean, Mihin Lanka, China Eastern, Srilankan, Oman Air LKR18,268
Colombo to Kozhikode Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR58,310
Colombo to Mangalore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Kolkata IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR47,058
Colombo to Visakhapatnam IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Air Mali, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Jakarta Garuda, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR34,051
Colombo to Hong Kong Cathay, Dragonair, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR49,104
Colombo to Pune IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan Check Dates
Colombo to Dhaka Biman, Mihin Lanka, Srilankan LKR72,340
Colombo to Ahmedabad IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, Air Costa, Mihin Lanka, KLM*, Srilankan LKR62,256
Colombo to Kathmandu Mihin Lanka, Nepal, Srilankan LKR95,722
Colombo to Phuket Thai AirAsia, Mihin Lanka, Bangkok, Thai, Srilankan LKR64,594
Colombo to Port Blair Jet Airways, Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet, Srilankan LKR128,896
Colombo to Jaipur IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, Mihin Lanka, SpiceJet, KLM*, Srilankan LKR51,588

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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