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Direct flights to Chennai (MAA)

Chennai International Airport (Madras International Air - Airport code: MAA

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Non-stop flights to Chennai (MAA)

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Last updated on: 04-11-2021

Chennai International Airport (Madras International Air is a large airport in India. It is an international airport. In total there are 71 airports around the world that have direct flights to Chennai, spread around 66 cities in 19 countries. Currently, there are 46 domestic flights to Chennai.

Chennai is mainly known for family fun and sightseeing & culture.

This month, there are 4,868 flights arriving at Chennai Airport, which are 162 flights per day or 7 flights per hour. On an average day, there is at least 1 flight arriving every 9 minutes.

The most frequently departed flights to Chennai are routes from New Delhi (DEL) in India and Bengaluru (BLR), also in India. These two routes together are operated 1091 times this month, and make up for 22% of all monthly arrivals at Chennai International Airport (Madras International Air.

The longest flight to Chennai MAA is departing from London Heathrow (LHR). This non-stop flight takes around 10 hours and 49 minutes and covers a distance of 5,117 miles (8,235 km).

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List of all direct flights to Chennai

Below you can find a list of all cities and countries that have direct flights to Chennai, ordered by popularity.

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Currently, there are 34 airlines that fly to Chennai. Most flights to Chennai are operated by IndiGo Airlines, as they connect 50 airports to MAA. That’s around 2 times as much as Spicejet, the second biggest airline in terms of operated flight routes to Chennai. Below you can find a list of airlines that operate most MAA flights:

Business class flights to Chennai

There are 29 airports that have flights to Chennai in Business Class. All airports that offer business class flights to MAA are listed below:

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First class flights to Chennai

There is only one airport that has First Class flights to Chennai, which is London Heathrow (LHR).

Intercontinental flights to Chennai

These are all non-stop intercontinental flights to Chennai International Airport (Madras International Air (MAA), as of April 2021:

* Please note that there are no direct services from the United States, Canada, Southern America, Central America, the Caribbean, China or Central Asia.

Non-stop flights from Europe to Chennai

Air IndiaAir India (Star Alliance): seasonal flights from London Heathrow (LHR) and year-round flights from Paris (CDG).

British AirwaysBritish Airways (Oneworld): year-round flights from London Heathrow (LHR).

Air FranceAir France (SkyTeam): seasonal flights from Paris (CDG).

LufthansaLufthansa (Star Alliance): seasonal flights from Frankfurt (FRA).

Non-stop flights from Africa to Chennai

Air AustralAir Austral: seasonal flights from Saint-Denis (RUN).

Ethiopian AirlinesEthiopian Airlines (Star Alliance): seasonal flights from Addis Ababa (ADD).

Non-stop flights from the Middle-East / Western Asia to Chennai

Air IndiaAir India (Star Alliance): seasonal flights from Kuwait City (KWI), Muscat (MCT), Abu Dhabi (AUH) and Dubai (DXB).

IndiGo AirlinesIndiGo Airlines: year-round flights from Kuwait City (KWI), Dubai (DXB), seasonal flights from Dubai (Sharjah) (SHJ) and year-round flights from Doha (DOH).

Jazeera AirwaysJazeera Airways: seasonal flights from Kuwait City (KWI).

Kuwait AirwaysKuwait Airways: year-round flights from Kuwait City (KWI).

Oman AirOman Air: year-round flights from Muscat (MCT).

Air ArabiaAir Arabia: year-round flights from Dubai (Sharjah) (SHJ).

EmiratesEmirates: year-round flights from Dubai (DXB).

Etihad AirwaysEtihad Airways: year-round flights from Abu Dhabi (AUH).

FlydubaiFlydubai: year-round flights from Dubai (DXB).

Qatar AirwaysQatar Airways (Oneworld): year-round flights from Doha (DOH).

Gulf AirGulf Air: year-round flights from Bahrain Island (BAH).

Saudi ArabianSaudi Arabian (SkyTeam): seasonal flights from Jeddah (JED) and Riyadh (RUH).

Non-stop flights from India / South Asia to Chennai

Air India, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet have a significant network of flights from India or Southern Asia to Chennai.

Air IndiaAir India (Star Alliance): year-round flights from Ahmedabad (AMD), Bengaluru (BLR), Coimbatore (CJB), Goa (GOI), Hyderabad (HYD), Kochi (COK), Kolkata (CCU), Madurai (IXM), Mumbai (BOM), New Delhi (DEL), Port Blair (IXZ), Thiruvananthapuram (TRV), seasonal flights from Tiruchirappalli (TRZ) and Colombo (CMB).

Timbis AirTimbis Air: seasonal flights from Hyderabad (HYD) and Mysore (MYQ).

IndiGo AirlinesIndiGo Airlines: seasonal flights from Agartala (IXA), year-round flights from Ahmedabad (AMD), seasonal flights from Aurangabad (IXU), year-round flights from Bagdogra (IXB), Bengaluru (BLR), Bhubaneswar (BBI), Chandigarh (IXC), Coimbatore (CJB), Goa (GOI), Guwahati (GAU), Hubli / Dharwad (HBX), Hyderabad (HYD), Indore (IDR), Jaipur (JAI), Jodhpur (JDH), Kannur (CNN), Kochi (COK), Kolkata (CCU), Kozhikode (CCJ), Lucknow (LKO), Madurai (IXM), Mangalore (IXE), Mumbai (BOM), seasonal flights from Mysore (MYQ), year-round flights from Nagpur (NAG), New Delhi (DEL), Patna (PAT), Port Blair (IXZ), Pune (PNQ), Raipur (RPR), Rajahmundry (RJA), Ranchi (IXR), seasonal flights from Shirdi (SAG), year-round flights from Surat (STV), Thiruvananthapuram (TRV), Thoothukudi (TCR), Tiruchirappalli (TRZ), seasonal flights from Vadodara (BDQ), year-round flights from Varanasi (VNS), Vijayawada (VGA), Visakhapatnam (VTZ), seasonal flights from Colombo (CMB) and Dhaka (DAC).

SpicejetSpicejet: seasonal flights from Ahmedabad (AMD), year-round flights from Bagdogra (IXB), Bengaluru (BLR), seasonal flights from Coimbatore (CJB), year-round flights from Durgapur (RDP), Goa (GOI), Guwahati (GAU), Hyderabad (HYD), Kochi (COK), Kolkata (CCU), Madurai (IXM), Mumbai (BOM), New Delhi (DEL), seasonal flights from Patna (PAT), year-round flights from Port Blair (IXZ), Pune (PNQ), Shirdi (SAG), seasonal flights from Varanasi (VNS), Vijayawada (VGA), Colombo (CMB) and Dhaka (DAC).

AirAsia IndiaAirAsia India: year-round flights from Bengaluru (BLR), Hyderabad (HYD), Kolkata (CCU) and New Delhi (DEL).

Alliance AirAlliance Air: year-round flights from Coimbatore (CJB), Madurai (IXM) and Tiruchirappalli (TRZ).

Go AirGo Air: year-round flights from Ahmedabad (AMD), Goa (GOI), seasonal flights from Hyderabad (HYD), year-round flights from Mumbai (BOM), Port Blair (IXZ) and Pune (PNQ).

VistaraVistara: seasonal flights from Bengaluru (BLR), Mumbai (BOM), year-round flights from New Delhi (DEL) and seasonal flights from Port Blair (IXZ).

SriLankan AirlinesSriLankan Airlines (Oneworld): seasonal flights from Colombo (CMB).

US-Bangla AirlinesUS-Bangla Airlines: seasonal flights from Chittagong (CGP) and Dhaka (DAC).

Non-stop flights from Japan to Chennai

ANAANA is currently the only airline flying non-stop from Japan to Chennai. They fly seasonal from Tokyo (NRT).

Non-stop flights from East Asia to Chennai

Air IndiaAir India (Star Alliance): seasonal flights from Seoul (ICN).

Cathay PacificCathay Pacific (Oneworld): seasonal flights from Hong Kong (HKG).

Non-stop flights from South-East Asia to Chennai

Air IndiaAir India (Star Alliance): year-round flights from Singapore (SIN).

IndiGo AirlinesIndiGo Airlines: seasonal flights from Singapore (SIN) and Kuala Lumpur (KUL).

Air-India ExpressAir-India Express: year-round flights from Singapore (SIN) and Kuala Lumpur (KUL).

Singapore AirlinesSingapore Airlines (Star Alliance): seasonal flights from Singapore (SIN).

AirAsiaAirAsia: seasonal flights from Kuala Lumpur (KUL).

Malaysia AirlinesMalaysia Airlines (Oneworld): seasonal flights from Kuala Lumpur (KUL).

Thai AirAsiaThai AirAsia: seasonal flights from Bangkok (Don Muang) (DMK).

Thai AirwaysThai Airways (Star Alliance): seasonal flights from Bangkok (BKK).

Non-stop flights from Australia / New Zealand / Oceania / the Pacific to Chennai

QantasQantas is currently the only airline flying non-stop from Oceania to Chennai. They fly seasonal from Darwin (DRW).

International flights to Chennai

Australia
Flights from Australia to Chennai

Darwin is the only city in Australia with direct flights to Chennai. From Darwin, direct flights are offered by Qantas (Oneworld). This route is recently announced though, and not operational yet. It will start in April 2021.

Bahrain
Flights from Bahrain to Chennai

In Bahrain, the only airport that has a direct connection to Chennai is Bahrain Island. From Bahrain Island, direct flights are offered by Gulf Air.

Bangladesh
Flights from Bangladesh to Chennai

There are 2 airports in Bangladesh that have non-stop flights to Chennai.

From Chittagong, direct flights are offered by US-Bangla Airlines. This is a seasonal route that starts in April and ends in October.
From Dhaka, direct flights are offered by IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and US-Bangla Airlines.

Ethiopia
Flights from Ethiopia to Chennai

There is 1 airport in Ethiopia that has a direct connection to Chennai, which is Addis Ababa. From Addis Ababa, direct flights are offered by Ethiopian Airlines (Star Alliance). This is a seasonal route that starts in June and ends in October.

France
Flights from France to Chennai

If you are looking for a direct flight from France to Chennai, there are 2 airports to choose from.

From Paris, you can fly non-stop with Air France (SkyTeam) or Air India (Star Alliance).
From Saint-Denis, the only airline with direct flights is Air Austral. This route is not operational yet but will start in July.

Germany
Flights from Germany to Chennai

In Germany, the only airport that has a direct connection to Chennai is Frankfurt. From Frankfurt, direct flights are offered by Lufthansa (Star Alliance). This route is not operational yet but will start in June.

Hong Kong
Flights from Hong Kong to Chennai

Hong Kong is the only city in Hong Kong with direct flights to Chennai. From Hong Kong, direct flights are offered by Cathay Pacific (Oneworld). This route is not operational yet but will start in July.

Japan
Flights from Japan to Chennai

There is 1 airport in Japan that has a direct connection to Chennai, which is Tokyo. From Tokyo, direct flights are offered by ANA (Star Alliance). This is a seasonal route that starts in October and ends in March.

Kuwait
Flights from Kuwait to Chennai

Kuwait City is the only city in Kuwait with direct flights to Chennai. From Kuwait City, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), IndiGo Airlines, Jazeera Airways and Kuwait Airways.

Malaysia
Flights from Malaysia to Chennai

In Malaysia, the only airport that has a direct connection to Chennai is Kuala Lumpur. From Kuala Lumpur, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air-India Express, AirAsia, IndiGo Airlines and Malaysia Airlines (Oneworld).

Oman
Flights from Oman to Chennai

There is 1 airport in Oman that has a direct connection to Chennai, which is Muscat. From Muscat, you can fly non-stop with Air India (Star Alliance) or Oman Air.

Qatar
Flights from Qatar to Chennai

In Qatar, the only airport that has a direct connection to Chennai is Doha. From Doha, you can fly non-stop with IndiGo Airlines or Qatar Airways (Oneworld).

Saudi Arabia
Flights from Saudi Arabia to Chennai

In Saudi Arabia, there are 2 airports that have direct flights to Chennai.

From Jeddah and Riyadh, you can fly with Saudi Arabian (SkyTeam).

Singapore
Flights from Singapore to Chennai

Singapore is the only city in Singapore with direct flights to Chennai. From Singapore, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), Air-India Express, IndiGo Airlines and Singapore Airlines (Star Alliance).

South Korea
Flights from South Korea to Chennai

There is 1 airport in South Korea that has a direct connection to Chennai, which is Seoul. From Seoul, direct flights are offered by Air India (Star Alliance). This route is recently announced though, and not operational yet. It will start in April 2021.

Sri Lanka
Flights from Sri Lanka to Chennai

Colombo is the only city in Sri Lanka with direct flights to Chennai. From Colombo, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and SriLankan Airlines (Oneworld).

Thailand
Flights from Thailand to Chennai

If you are looking for a direct flight from Thailand to Chennai, there are 2 airports to choose from.

From Bangkok, direct flights are offered by Thai Airways (Star Alliance). This is a seasonal route that starts in April and ends in June.
From Bangkok (Don Muang), the only airline with direct flights is Thai AirAsia. This route is not operational yet but will start in July.

United Arab Emirates
Flights from United Arab Emirates to Chennai

There are 3 airports in United Arab Emirates that have non-stop flights to Chennai.

From Abu Dhabi, you can fly non-stop with Air India (Star Alliance) or Etihad Airways.
From Dubai, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), Emirates, Flydubai and IndiGo Airlines.
From Dubai (Sharjah), you can fly non-stop with Air Arabia or IndiGo Airlines.

United Kingdom
Flights from United Kingdom to Chennai

In United Kingdom, the only airport that has a direct connection to Chennai is London Heathrow. From London Heathrow, you can fly non-stop with Air India (Star Alliance) or British Airways (Oneworld).

Domestic flights to Chennai

India
Flights from India to Chennai

There are lots of domestic flights to Chennai (MAA). 46 airports in India have direct flights to the airport.

From Agartala, direct flights are offered by IndiGo Airlines. This is a seasonal route that starts in April and ends in May.
From Ahmedabad, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), Go Air, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Aurangabad, you can fly non-stop to Chennai with IndiGo Airlines. This is a seasonal route that starts in April and ends in May.
From Bagdogra, you can fly non-stop with IndiGo Airlines or Spicejet.
From Bengaluru, there are 5 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), AirAsia India, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Vistara.
From Bhubaneswar and Chandigarh, you can fly with IndiGo Airlines.
From Coimbatore, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), Alliance Air, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Cuddapah, you can fly non-stop to Chennai with Timbis Air. This is a seasonal route that starts in April and ends in October.
From Durgapur, the only airline with direct flights is Spicejet.
From Goa, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), Go Air, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Guwahati, you can fly non-stop with IndiGo Airlines or Spicejet.
From Hubli / Dharwad, direct flights are offered by IndiGo Airlines.
From Hyderabad, airlines that operate direct flights are Air India (Star Alliance), AirAsia India, Go Air, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Timbis Air.
From Indore and Jaipur, all direct flights to Chennai are operated by IndiGo Airlines.
From Jharsuguda, direct flights are offered by Spicejet. This is a seasonal route that starts in April and ends in October.
From Jodhpur and Kannur, you can fly with IndiGo Airlines.
From Kochi, direct flights are offered by Air India (Star Alliance), IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Kolkata, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), AirAsia India, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Kozhikode, Kurnool and Lucknow, all direct flights to Chennai are operated by IndiGo Airlines.
From Madurai, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), Alliance Air, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Mangalore, the only airline with direct flights is IndiGo Airlines.
From Mumbai, there are 5 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), Go Air, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Vistara.
From Mysore, you can fly non-stop with IndiGo Airlines or Timbis Air.
From Nagpur, direct flights are offered by IndiGo Airlines.
From New Delhi, there are 5 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), AirAsia India, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Vistara.
From Patna, you can fly non-stop with IndiGo Airlines or Spicejet.
From Port Blair, there are 5 airlines that have direct services to Chennai, which are Air India (Star Alliance), Go Air, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Vistara.
From Pune, direct flights are offered by Go Air, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Raipur, Rajahmundry and Ranchi, all direct flights to Chennai are operated by IndiGo Airlines.
From Salem District, direct flights are offered by Timbis Air. This is a seasonal route that starts in April and ends in October.
From Shirdi, you can fly non-stop with IndiGo Airlines or Spicejet.
From Surat, you can fly non-stop to Chennai with IndiGo Airlines.
From Thiruvananthapuram, you can fly non-stop with Air India (Star Alliance) or IndiGo Airlines.
From Thoothukudi, direct flights are offered by IndiGo Airlines.
From Tiruchirappalli, direct flights are offered by Air India (Star Alliance), Alliance Air and IndiGo Airlines.
From Vadodara, direct flights are offered by IndiGo Airlines. This route is not operational yet but will start in May.
From Varanasi and Vijayawada, you can fly with IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Visakhapatnam, the only airline with direct flights is IndiGo Airlines.

Alternative airports near Chennai

Flying to an alternative airport near Chennai could give you other options to reach your destination. For example, the possibility to fly with a different airline or alliance, or finding a cheaper airfare. In total there are two alternative airports to Chennai (MAA) within a range of 125 miles (200 km), which are Tirupati (TIR) and Pondicherry (PNY).

Frequently asked questions - FAQ

How many airports are there in Chennai?

There is 1 airport in Chennai: Chennai International Airport (Madras International Air (MAA).

What is the best airport to fly into Chennai?

The most convenient airport to fly into Chennai is Chennai International Airport (Madras International Air (MAA).

How many airlines fly to Chennai?

There are 34 airlines flying to Chennai from 71 airports around the world, as of April 2021.

Which airlines fly to Chennai?

IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Air India operate most flights to Chennai. To get a full overview of all operating airlines, please use the airline filter.

Which alliances are flying to Chennai?

Oneworld, Star Alliance and SkyTeam are all flying to Chennai.

How many nonstop flights are there to Chennai?

There are roughly 4,868 flights arriving at Chennai every month (or 1,134 flights each week), from a total of 71 airports worldwide.

What is the official name of Chennai Airport?

The official name of Chennai Airport is Chennai International Airport (Madras International Air.

What is the airport code of Chennai Airport?

The airport code of Chennai Airport is MAA.

What are the most popular flights to Chennai?

New Delhi, Bengaluru and Hyderabad are the 3 most popular routes to Chennai. For a complete overview of all flight routes to Chennai, please use our flight map.

How long is the flight to Chennai?

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