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The best prices from Heathrow to Chennai are usually found in September or February, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Heathrow (LHR) to Chennai (MAA)

LHR - MAA
Price
£407 - £699
MAA
Temperature
29 - 38 °C
MAA
Rainfall
15 - 374 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Average price £603 Average for round-trip flights in August 2020
Round-trip from £407 From Heathrow to Chennai
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Heathrow to Chennai?

Users have found that leaving on a Saturday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 10% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Heathrow to Chennai, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 23% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £405 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £458.

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

September can be a great time to fly to Chennai from Heathrow with a flight ticket averaging about £493. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as £350. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Heathrow to Chennai (LHR - MAA)?

When flying from Heathrow to Chennai, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 7% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to Chennai in August, September 2020

The best prices found for LHR to MAA flights in August, September
7 Aug - 9 Sep
£568pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Aug - 31 Aug
£569pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
15 Aug - 14 Nov
£580pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to Chennai 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Heathrow found for this year
4 Nov - 14 Nov
£509pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
7 Sep - 14 Sep
£512pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Oct - 4 Nov
£513pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Chennai from Heathrow

Save time with Heathrow to Chennai direct flight deals
26 Oct - 10 Nov
£527pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Oct - 30 Oct
£533pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
22 Oct - 9 Nov
£536pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from Heathrow to Chennai

Late deals on return flights to Chennai from Heathrow, departing today and this week
25 Jul - 23 Aug
£593pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Jul - 23 Aug
£615pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Jul - 23 Aug
£710pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Chennai from Heathrow

The cheapest one-way flights from Heathrow to Chennai
04:20 - 16:50
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
32h 00m
LHR - MAA
Multiple Airlines
£382
Kiwi.com
17:30 - 11:05
SriLankan Airlines
1 stop
13h 05m
LHR - MAA
SriLankan Airlines
£393
Travelgenio
08:55 - 23:30
British Airways
Direct
10h 05m
LHR - MAA
British Airways

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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to Chennai

Are flight prices decreasing from Heathrow to Chennai due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Heathrow and Chennai for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to Chennai for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just £506, but on average you can expect to pay £530.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to Chennai for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Heathrow to Chennai under £600. A good price for a direct flight from Heathrow to Chennai is less than £566.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to Chennai for under £600?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Heathrow to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than £600.

Does it rain more in Heathrow or Chennai?

Heathrow will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Chennai over the next 17 days.

Is Heathrow weather warmer or cooler than Chennai?

Temperatures around the 38 °Cs can be experienced in May. The weather in Chennai is hotter than in Heathrow. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Heathrow to Chennai?

For as low as £405, British Airways can have you in Chennai from Heathrow in 9h 55m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at £389, Lufthansa will fly you from Heathrow to Chennai and back. In addition to Lufthansa, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on British Airways for as low as £405. You may be able to fly from Heathrow to Chennai for 22% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is British Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £376. However, be on the lookout for offers from Turkish Airlines and SriLankan Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Heathrow to Chennai for a low price.

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Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Heathrow to Chennai
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ₹97
Flight duration
10h 37m
Average temperature for August in Chennai
35.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in Chennai
137.0 mm

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