Cheap flights from Dubai to Chennai

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The best prices from Dubai Intl to Chennai are usually found in September or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Dubai to Chennai

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

DXB - MAA

Price

AED 242 - AED 405

MAA

Temperature

25 - 33 °C

MAA

Precipitation

10 - 330 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 889

From Dubai Intl to Chennai

One-way from

AED 463

One-way flight from Dubai Intl to Chennai

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Dubai to Chennai?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 9% on the overall cost on flights from Dubai to Chennai.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Dubai 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 Dubai to Chennai within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at AED 1,087.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Dubai to Chennai?

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Chennai from Dubai average AED 1,123. You can even find prices in September for less than AED 1,123, as users have found deals to Chennai from as low as AED 753. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chennai from Dubai. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dubai to Chennai (DXB - MAA)?

When flying from Dubai to Chennai, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 12% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Dubai to Chennai in October, November 2021

The best prices found for DXB to MAA flights in October, November
24 Nov - 5 Jan
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

4h 00m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 35m
AED 1,043

flydubai

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

25 Oct - 24 Dec
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 55m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

19h 45m
AED 1,142

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17.10.21

25 Oct - 25 Dec
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

27h 50m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

13h 10m
AED 1,146

SriLankan Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17.10.21

Dubai to Chennai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Dubai found for this year
24 Nov - 5 Jan
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

4h 00m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 35m
AED 1,043

flydubai

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

29 Dec - 5 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

17h 35m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 25m
AED 1,076

SpiceJet

View Deal

Deal found 18.10.21

29 Dec - 31 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

17h 35m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 00m
AED 1,113

SpiceJet

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

Direct flights to Chennai from Dubai

Save time with Dubai to Chennai direct flight deals
24 Nov - 5 Jan
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

4h 00m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 35m
AED 1,043

flydubai

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

18 Nov - 25 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

4h 00m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 05m
AED 1,161

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

18 Nov - 22 Jan
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

4h 00m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

4h 40m
AED 1,205

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

Last-minute flights from Dubai to Chennai

Late deals on return flights to Chennai from Dubai, departing today and this week
25 Oct - 24 Dec
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 55m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

19h 45m
AED 1,142

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17.10.21

25 Oct - 25 Dec
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

27h 50m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

13h 10m
AED 1,146

SriLankan Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17.10.21

25 Oct - 8 Jan
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

27h 50m
MAA

Chennai

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

13h 10m
AED 1,157

SriLankan Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

One-way flights to Chennai from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to Chennai
22 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

16h 35m
AED 356

SpiceJet

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

9 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

1 stop

17h 35m
AED 382

SpiceJet

View Deal

Deal found 19.10.21

24 Oct
DXB

Dubai Intl

MAA

Chennai

Nonstop

3h 55m
AED 386

Air India

View Deal

Deal found 17.10.21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Dubai to Chennai flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Dubai to Chennai?

To fly from Dubai to Chennai, you need to book a flight from Dubai Intl (DXB) to Chennai (MAA). Nonstop flights to Chennai from Dubai Intl take 3h 45m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 3 outbound flights from Dubai Intl to Chennai offered by 14 different airlines.

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

Air India, Emirates, and IndiGo are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. SAUDIA, Etihad Airways, and Vistara are some of the many airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Dubai Intl to Chennai. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Dubai to Chennai for under AED 900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to Chennai for under AED 900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SpiceJet for just AED 867, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,032.

Are there direct flights from Dubai to Chennai for under AED 1,100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Dubai to Chennai under AED 1,100. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai to Chennai is less than AED 1,271.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai to Chennai for under AED 1,200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,200.

What days are direct flights available from Dubai to Chennai?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Wednesday, Friday.

How popular is this Dubai to Chennai flight route?

Flights from Dubai Intl to Chennai have been viewed 21,575 times in the past calendar month.

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

2 flight departures from Dubai to Chennai per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dubai to Chennai?

A quick flight from Dubai to Chennai can take about 4h. SpiceJet provides one of the quickest options available for as low as AED 867. The distance between Dubai and Chennai is about 2950 km. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dubai to Chennai return?

SpiceJet, at AED 867, was found to be the cheapest airline from Dubai to Chennai.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include flydubai and SriLankan Airlines. SpiceJet is currently priced 22% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is SpiceJet, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as AED 356. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air India and flydubai, as they are both options that can get you from Dubai to Chennai for a low price.

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

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Dubai to Chennai?

Before booking your flight to Chennai from Dubai, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Emirates (97%), IndiGo (68%), flydubai( 64%).

What are the cheapest flights from Dubai to Chennai?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for AED 68. While the most popular route (Dubai Intl - Chennai) can be booked for AED 966 on average our data indicates AED 1,255 when flying from Dubai to Chennai

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Can I fly to Chennai from Dubai Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Dubai Intl to Chennai

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

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

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

Can I fly back to Dubai Intl from Chennai?

Returning to Dubai Intl from Chennai

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

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

Alternative routes for Dubai to Chennai

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Dubai to Maduraifrom AED 82 pp
Dubai to Coimbatorefrom AED 89 pp
Dubai to Tiruchirappallifrom AED 143 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from Dubai to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dubai to Chennai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Vistara
CheapestAED 86
AverageAED 462
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
SpiceJet
CheapestAED 117
AverageAED 1,150
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestAED 141
AverageAED 1,293
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
IndiGo
CheapestAED 268
AverageAED 1,271
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Air India
CheapestAED 409
AverageAED 1,216
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Oman Air
CheapestAED 476
AverageAED 1,074
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
flydubai
CheapestAED 688
AverageAED 1,240
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Gulf Air
CheapestAED 771
AverageAED 1,225
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
SAUDIA
CheapestAED 774
AverageAED 921
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time86%
COVID-19 safety
Air Arabia
CheapestAED 784
AverageAED 1,538
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Dubai to Chennai

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dubai to Chennai
45%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
22%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
33%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Dubai to Chennai

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dubai to Chennai
Sunday4daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday5daily flights
Wednesday3daily flights
Thursday2daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday3daily flights