Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai

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The best prices from Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai are usually found in September or March, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Abu Dhabi to Chennai

All the information you need to plan the best AUH to MAA flight in 2021: compare Abu Dhabi to Chennai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chennai.

AUH - MAA

Price

AED 260 - AED 402

MAA

Temperature

25 - 33 °C

MAA

Precipitation

10 - 330 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 955

From Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai

One-way from

AED 459

One-way flight from Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Abu Dhabi to Chennai?

Travellers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 17% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Abu Dhabi to Chennai?

Find a great deal and save up to 13% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Abu Dhabi to Chennai within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at AED 1,087.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Abu Dhabi to Chennai?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chennai from Abu Dhabi. Prices for September average AED 1,123 per person but you can even find prices for as low as AED 753. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a September flight can save you 32% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from Abu Dhabi to Chennai (AUH - MAA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Abu Dhabi to Chennai in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 41% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai in October, November 2021

The best prices found for AUH to MAA flights in October, November
29 Nov - 7 Dec
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

10h 30m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

19h 25m
AED 1,179

Air India

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Deal found 24/10/21

29 Nov - 7 Dec
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

10h 30m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

19h 25m
AED 1,186

Air India

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Deal found 23/10/21

22 Nov - 30 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

10h 30m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

19h 25m
AED 1,219

Air India

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Deal found 24/10/21

Abu Dhabi to Chennai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Abu Dhabi found for this year
31 Dec - 30 Jan
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
AED 1,003

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 24/10/21

30 Dec - 30 Jan
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

5h 10m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
AED 1,050

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/10/21

30 Dec - 30 Jan
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

5h 10m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
AED 1,102

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24/10/21

Direct flights to Chennai from Abu Dhabi

Save time with Abu Dhabi to Chennai direct flight deals
29 Jan - 4 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
AED 933

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 24/10/21

31 Dec - 30 Jan
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
AED 1,003

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 24/10/21

26 Jan - 9 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
AED 1,083

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 24/10/21

Last-minute flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai

Late deals on return flights to Chennai from Abu Dhabi, departing today and this week
3 Nov - 4 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

10h 00m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 00m
AED 1,440

Air India

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Deal found 24/10/21

30 Oct - 4 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

20h 00m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

11h 10m
AED 1,517

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/10/21

30 Oct - 4 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

19h 00m
MAA

Chennai

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

11h 10m
AED 1,546

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 22/10/21

One-way flights to Chennai from Abu Dhabi

The cheapest one-way flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai
8 Jan
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 45m
AED 459

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 24/10/21

22 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

10h 30m
AED 485

Air India

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Deal found 23/10/21

15 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

10h 30m
AED 503

Air India

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Abu Dhabi to Chennai flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Abu Dhabi to Chennai?

To fly from Abu Dhabi to Chennai, you need to book a flight from Abu Dhabi Intl (AUH) to Chennai (MAA). Nonstop flights to Chennai from Abu Dhabi Intl take 3h 45m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there is 1 outbound flight from Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai offered by 9 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Etihad Airways, SriLankan Airlines, and IndiGo are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Etihad Airways with this kind of flexibility.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai for under AED 1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai for under AED 1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just AED 933, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,091.

Are there direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai for under AED 1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai under AED 1,000. A good price for a direct flight from Abu Dhabi to Chennai is less than AED 1,315.

Are there last-minute flights available from Abu Dhabi to Chennai for under AED 1,500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,500.

What days are direct flights available from Abu Dhabi to Chennai?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Monday, Saturday.

How popular is this Abu Dhabi to Chennai flight route?

The Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai flight path was viewed by 5,978 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Abu Dhabi to Chennai on average per day?

4 flight departures from Abu Dhabi to Chennai per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Abu Dhabi to Chennai?

For as low as AED 933, Etihad Airways can have you in Chennai from Abu Dhabi in 3h 45m. Abu Dhabi and Chennai are separated by a distance of 2984 km. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Chennai return?

Etihad Airways, at AED 933, was found to be the cheapest airline from Abu Dhabi to Chennai. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Air India. Etihad Airways is currently priced 20% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Abu Dhabi to Chennai one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as AED 459 on Etihad Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air India from AED 485 and IndiGo from AED 683 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Abu Dhabi to Chennai?

Consider IndiGo, Jet Airways or Air India when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Abu Dhabi to Chennai.

What are the cheapest flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai?

While on average a flight from Abu Dhabi to Chennai is generally AED 1,392, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is AED 69. When looking at the most popular route, (Abu Dhabi Intl - Chennai), you can expect to pay AED 1,160 for that flight.

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Can I fly to Chennai from Abu Dhabi Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Abu Dhabi Intl to Chennai

Most visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl will not be allowed to enter Chennai.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chennai.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Chennai.

Can I fly back to Abu Dhabi Intl from Chennai?

Returning to Abu Dhabi Intl from Chennai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chennai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Abu Dhabi Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chennai are not required to quarantine after entering Abu Dhabi Intl.

Alternative routes for Abu Dhabi to Chennai

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Abu Dhabi to Maduraifrom AED 130 pp

Top 9 airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Abu Dhabi to Chennai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air India
CheapestAED 488
AverageAED 1,495
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
SriLankan Airlines
CheapestAED 518
AverageAED 1,269
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Oman Air
CheapestAED 535
AverageAED 1,222
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
CheapestAED 628
AverageAED 1,388
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Jet Airways
CheapestAED 780
AverageAED 1,164
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
IndiGo
CheapestAED 787
AverageAED 1,321
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Gulf Air
CheapestAED 793
AverageAED 1,207
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
GoFirst
CheapestAED 837
AverageAED 1,268
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time57%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestAED 890
AverageAED 1,326
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Abu Dhabi to Chennai

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Weekly flight availability from Abu Dhabi to Chennai

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Abu Dhabi to Chennai
Sunday2daily flights
Monday0daily flights
Tuesday0daily flights
Wednesday2daily flights
Thursday0daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday2daily flights