Flights from Delhi to Chennai, India

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Delhi to Chennai Last modified: Oct 25, 2023 14:36 -04:00

We've scanned 107,069,592 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chennai. Air India & Vistara frequently offer the best deals to Chennai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air India
Sun 05/11
Fri 17/11
Rs. 11,684
Tue 24/10
Wed 25/10
Rs. 12,013
Multiple Airlines
Tue 31/10
1 stop
Wed 01/11
1 stop
Rs. 35,133
Hahn Air
Sun 26/11
Wed 29/11
Rs. 43,525

How Much is a Flight from Delhi to Chennai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Delhi to Chennai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be Rs. 12,589.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Delhi to Chennai?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Delhi to Chennai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Delhi to Chennai?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Delhi to Chennai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days Rs. 11,931 Rs. 14,152
7-14 days Rs. 11,684 Rs. 13,905
14-21 days Rs. 11,684 Rs. 16,127
21-30 days Rs. 11,684 Rs. 16,127
30-60 days Rs. 11,684 Rs. 16,127
60-90 days Rs. 17,114 Rs. 18,760
90+ days Rs. 17,690 Rs. 18,513

Cheapest Day To Fly from Delhi to Chennai

We've examined 214,139,184 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Delhi to Chennai is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Rs. 11,684Rs. 11,684Rs. 11,684Rs. 11,931Rs. 11,931Rs. 16,867Rs. 12,013

Compare Flight Prices from Delhi to Chennai by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Delhi to Chennai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Delhi Chennai Air India 24/10/23 31/10/23 0 Rs. 11,931
November Delhi Chennai Air India 05/11/23 17/11/23 0 Rs. 11,684
December Delhi Chennai Air India 05/12/23 07/12/23 0 Rs. 15,798
January Delhi Chennai Air India 05/01/24 08/01/24 0 Rs. 17,690
February Delhi Chennai Vistara 01/02/24 05/02/24 0 Rs. 17,855
March Delhi Chennai Vistara 01/03/24 04/03/24 0 Rs. 17,855
April Delhi Chennai Vistara 01/04/24 03/04/24 0 Rs. 17,937
May Delhi Chennai Vistara 09/05/24 10/05/24 0 Rs. 17,937

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Delhi to Chennai

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Delhi to Chennai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

22 23 24 25 26 27 28
Rs. 11,931
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
Rs. 11,931 Rs. 11,931
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Rs. 11,931 Rs. 12,342
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Rs. 12,342 Rs. 12,342
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Rs. 12,342 Rs. 11,931
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
Rs. 11,931

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Delhi to Chennai

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Delhi to Chennai is Rs. 18,184.

The average price for direct flights from Delhi to Chennai is Rs. 16,785.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Delhi to Chennai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
IndiGo 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 01:10 22:15
Air India 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 01:00 15:40
SpiceJet 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 01:10 15:15
Vistara 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 02:20 14:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Delhi to Chennai

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Delhi to Chennai. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Delhi to Chennai is Rs. 8,228.

The average price for round trip flights from Delhi to Chennai is Rs. 16,785.

Delhi to Chennai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Delhi to Chennai?
Answer: The average Delhi to Chennai flight time is 2 hours and 53 minutes.
Question: How far is Chennai from Delhi?
Answer: The distance from Delhi to Chennai is 1,759 kilometers (1,093 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Delhi to Chennai?
Answer: There are 154 direct flights from Delhi to Chennai.
Question: What are the most popular Delhi airlines for direct flights from Delhi to Chennai?
Answer: IndiGo Air provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Delhi and Chennai.

Delhi to Chennai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Delhi and Chennai. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Delhi to Chennai