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Delhi to Chennai Last modified: Jun 17, 2022 20:48 -04:00

We've scanned 37,044 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chennai. IndiGo frequently offer the best deals to Chennai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Wed 10/08
Tue 23/08
Rs. 6,322

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. 13,538.

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. 16,121 Rs. 19,642
7-14 days Rs. 16,121 Rs. 14,242
14-21 days Rs. 15,181 Rs. 18,703
21-30 days Rs. 13,225 Rs. 13,382
30-60 days Rs. 6,339 Rs. 6,574
60-90 days Rs. 12,599 Rs. 12,912
90+ days Rs. 14,555 Rs. 15,808

Cheapest Day To Fly from Delhi to Chennai

We've examined 30,724 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 Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Rs. 14,634Rs. 12,599Rs. 6,339Rs. 13,695Rs. 16,512Rs. 16,121Rs. 14,399

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
June Delhi Chennai Air India 18/06/22 25/06/22 0 Rs. 16,121
June Delhi Chennai IndiGo 28/06/22 28/06/22 0 Rs. 12,599
August Delhi Chennai IndiGo 10/08/22 23/08/22 0 Rs. 6,339
September Delhi Chennai IndiGo 27/09/22 11/10/22 0 Rs. 14,555
August Delhi Chennai Vistara 05/08/22 22/08/22 0 Rs. 9,391
October Delhi Chennai Air India 19/10/22 05/11/22 0 Rs. 5,869
December Delhi Chennai IndiGo 03/12/22 10/12/22 0 Rs. 6,574
January Delhi Chennai 00 15/01/22 22/01/22 0 Rs. 9,156

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

6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Rs. 16,512
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Rs. 16,512
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
Rs. 13,147
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
Rs. 12,051
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Rs. 12,051
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Rs. 9,313
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
Rs. 9,313

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. 15,808.

The average price for direct flights from Delhi to Chennai is Rs. 14,555.

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. 21,755.

The average price for round trip flights from Delhi to Chennai is Rs. 14,555.

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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