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Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Chennai from £193

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 20/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
EDI — MAA
23 Jul — 30 Jul1
1 adult
Tue 23/7
Tue 30/7

The best prices from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Chennai are usually found in February or January, booked 6 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Edinburgh to Chennai

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Edinburgh (EDI) to Chennai (MAA). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 July 2024.

Round-trip from

£555

One-way from

£193

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

February
Qatar Airways
  • Qatar Airways
  • 27/8-26/9
  • 2 total stops
  • 28h 05m total
  • Edinburgh to Chennai
20/8
  • 20/8
  • 3 total stops
  • 44h 05m total
  • Edinburgh to Chennai
High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Edinburgh to Chennai?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Edinburgh to Chennai. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chennai.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Chennai from Edinburgh average £616. You can even find prices in February for less than £616, as users have found deals to Chennai from as low as £443. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chennai from Edinburgh. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 34%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from EDI to MAA?

It’s optimal to fly from Edinburgh to Chennai at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Edinburgh to Chennai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qatar Airways for the route between Edinburgh and Chennai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Qatar Airways flights heading from Edinburgh to Chennai. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Tue 27/808:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Thu 26/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£555
Fri 30/808:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Mon 16/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop30h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£572
Fri 30/808:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Mon 16/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop30h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/7£572
Wed 11/908:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 20mQatar Airways
Fri 27/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/7£589
Thu 12/908:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 20mQatar Airways
Tue 24/904:20MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/7£612
Sat 7/908:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 20mQatar Airways
Sat 28/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/7£642
Fri 26/712:00EDI - MAA
2 stops16h 40mQatar Airways
Mon 29/721:30MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£1,037
Thu 15/808:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Thu 22/804:20MAA - EDI
1 stop30h 40mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£1,041
Fri 26/712:00EDI - MAA
2 stops16h 40mQatar Airways
Mon 29/721:30MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£1,082

Cheap Air France flights from Edinburgh to Chennai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air France for the route between Edinburgh and Chennai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on Air France flights travelling from Edinburgh to Chennai. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Tue 27/806:00EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 40mAir France
Thu 26/920:00MAA - EDI
2 stops19h 05mAir France
Deal found 17/7£653
Tue 27/806:00EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 45mAir France
Thu 26/920:00MAA - EDI
2 stops19h 05mAir France
Deal found 18/7£655

Cheap Edinburgh to Chennai flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Edinburgh to Chennai specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 July 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Edinburgh to Chennai in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Fri 30/813:45EDI - MAA
2 stops22h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 16/912:45MAA - EDI
3 stops25h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£543
Tue 27/808:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Thu 26/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£555
Fri 30/813:45EDI - MAA
2 stops22h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 16/922:30MAA - EDI
2 stops23h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£561
Fri 30/808:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Mon 16/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop30h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£572
Tue 27/805:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mLufthansa
Thu 26/921:15MAA - EDI
2 stops24h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 18/7£648
Tue 27/805:55EDI - MAA
2 stops22h 30mLufthansa
Thu 26/921:15MAA - EDI
2 stops24h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 18/7£649
Tue 27/806:00EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 45mAir France
Thu 26/920:00MAA - EDI
2 stops19h 05mAir France
Deal found 18/7£655
Tue 27/805:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 26/921:05MAA - EDI
2 stops19h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£668
Fri 30/805:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mLufthansa
Mon 16/921:15MAA - EDI
2 stops24h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 18/7£670

Edinburgh to Chennai 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Edinburgh and Chennai in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Edinburgh to Chennai in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Fri 30/813:45EDI - MAA
2 stops22h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 16/912:45MAA - EDI
3 stops25h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£543
Tue 27/808:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Thu 26/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£555
Fri 30/813:45EDI - MAA
2 stops22h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 16/922:30MAA - EDI
2 stops23h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£561
Fri 30/808:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Mon 16/904:05MAA - EDI
1 stop30h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£572
Tue 27/805:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mLufthansa
Thu 26/921:15MAA - EDI
2 stops24h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 18/7£648
Tue 27/805:55EDI - MAA
2 stops22h 30mLufthansa
Thu 26/921:15MAA - EDI
2 stops24h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 18/7£649
Tue 27/806:00EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 45mAir France
Thu 26/920:00MAA - EDI
2 stops19h 05mAir France
Deal found 18/7£655
Tue 27/805:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 26/921:05MAA - EDI
2 stops19h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£668
Fri 30/805:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mLufthansa
Mon 16/921:15MAA - EDI
2 stops24h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 18/7£670

Edinburgh to Chennai flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Edinburgh to Chennai for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Book one of these great deals on flights from Edinburgh to Chennai. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Fri 26/719:30EDI - MAA
1 stop27h 30mMultiple Airlines
Mon 29/704:20MAA - EDI
1 stop30h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7£856
Fri 26/705:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 29/721:05MAA - EDI
2 stops19h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,034
Fri 26/712:00EDI - MAA
2 stops16h 40mQatar Airways
Mon 29/721:30MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£1,037
Fri 26/705:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mLufthansa
Mon 29/717:25MAA - EDI
2 stops21h 15mLufthansa
Deal found 17/7£1,127
Fri 26/708:00EDI - MAA
1 stop20h 40mQatar Airways
Mon 29/721:30MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/7£1,132
Fri 26/708:00EDI - MAA
1 stop20h 40mQatar Airways
Mon 29/721:30MAA - EDI
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£1,136
Fri 26/705:55EDI - MAA
2 stops20h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 29/720:40MAA - EDI
2 stops19h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,148
Fri 26/705:55EDI - MAA
1 stop13h 45mLufthansa
Mon 29/717:10MAA - EDI
2 stops21h 30mLufthansa
Deal found 17/7£1,160
Fri 26/705:55EDI - MAA
2 stops22h 30mLufthansa
Mon 29/717:25MAA - EDI
2 stops21h 15mLufthansa
Deal found 17/7£1,195

One-way flights to Chennai from Edinburgh

Search for one-way flight options from Edinburgh to Chennai. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Edinburgh to Chennai. Those seeking round-trip flights from Edinburgh to Chennai should utilise the search form at the top of the page.
Tue 20/806:00EDI - MAA
3 stops44h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£193
Tue 20/815:15EDI - MAA
2 stops34h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£195
Thu 15/820:20EDI - MAA
3 stops57h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£204
Thu 15/805:45EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£285
Tue 15/1015:15EDI - MAA
2 stops19h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£334
Tue 15/1023:20EDI - MAA
3 stops30h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£337
Tue 15/1008:00EDI - MAA
1 stop14h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£341
Thu 29/820:30EDI - MAA
2 stops25h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7£357
Fri 2/805:45EDI - MAA
2 stops23h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7£380

Find flights from Edinburgh to Chennai within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Edinburgh to Chennai that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

£555 - £841

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Tue 27/8

1 stop14h 30m

Chennai

Thu 26/9

1 stop13h 35m

£555

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Fri 30/8

2 stops22h 05m

Chennai

Mon 16/9

2 stops23h 20m

£561

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Thu 12/9

2 stops23h 35m

Chennai

Fri 27/9

1 stop13h 35m

£571

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Fri 30/8

1 stop14h 30m

Chennai

Mon 16/9

1 stop30h 55m

£572

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Fri 30/8

1 stop14h 30m

Chennai

Mon 16/9

1 stop30h 55m

£572

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Mon 9/9

1 stop14h 20m

Chennai

Thu 26/9

2 stops15h 50m

£582

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Tue 27/8

1 stop13h 45m

Chennai

Thu 26/9

2 stops24h 35m

£611

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Tue 27/8

2 stops18h 40m

Chennai

Thu 26/9

2 stops19h 05m

£653

Edinburgh TurnhouseChennai

EDI - MAA

EDIMAA

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Sat 31/8

2 stops33h 00m

Chennai

Sun 15/9

2 stops37h 45m

£841

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 18/7

How far ahead should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Chennai?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Edinburgh to Chennai. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Edinburgh to Chennai may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 6 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Edinburgh to Chennai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Edinburgh to Chennai. Price data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Edinburgh to Chennai flight should consider departing on Sunday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Edinburgh to Chennai

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Chennai from Edinburgh with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Chennai by month

Plan your trip to Chennai by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MAA

Temperature

25 - 33 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Chennai, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, May is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 33.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 25.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Chennai

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Chennai. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Chennai. Reviews last updated 18 July 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown Qatar Airways, Air France and Lufthansa from Edinburgh to Chennai. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.7
Good
1,808 reviews

Food

7.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

First international flight, and it was perfect. In all ways, it was much better than expected

7.7
Good
1,808 reviews
7.7
Good
1,808 reviews

Food

7.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

First international flight, and it was perfect. In all ways, it was much better than expected

7.7
Good
4,175 reviews
7.7
Good
1,808 reviews

Food

7.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

First international flight, and it was perfect. In all ways, it was much better than expected

7.5
Good
1,635 reviews
7.7
Good
1,808 reviews

Food

7.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

First international flight, and it was perfect. In all ways, it was much better than expected

6.9
Okay
7,355 reviews
7.7
Good
1,808 reviews

Food

7.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

First international flight, and it was perfect. In all ways, it was much better than expected

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Chennai for under £600 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Chennai for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just £555, but on average you can expect to pay £613.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Chennai for under £900?

    There are currently 10+ open flights from Edinburgh to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than £900.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Edinburgh to Chennai round-trip?

    Qatar Airways, at £555, was found to be the cheapest airline from Edinburgh to Chennai.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Lufthansa and Air France. Qatar Airways is priced at 9% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What does EDI to MAA mean?

    EDI and MAA are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. EDI to MAA refers to a flight route from Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport to Chennai Airport.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Edinburgh to Chennai that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Edinburgh to Chennai flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Edinburgh to Chennai with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Edinburgh to Chennai flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Edinburgh to Chennai that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Edinburgh to Chennai flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Edinburgh to Chennai?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Edinburgh to Chennai.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Edinburgh to Chennai?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Edinburgh to Chennai by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Edinburgh to Chennai that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Edinburgh to Chennai offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Chennai?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Edinburgh to Chennai flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Edinburgh to Chennai flight deals updated?

    The Edinburgh to Chennai flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/7.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Edinburgh to Chennai?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Edinburgh to Chennai (average of £620). Flying from Edinburgh to Chennai in December is currently the most expensive (average of £857). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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LufthansaCheapest£383Average£522FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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