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Cheap flights from Chennai to Edinburgh from £748

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 3/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MAA — EDI
22 Apr — 29 Apr1
1 adult
Mon 22/4
Mon 29/4

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

Cheap flight deals from Chennai to Edinburgh

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Chennai (MAA) to Edinburgh (EDI). 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 17 April 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

October

Average price

£810

Round-trip from

£62
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Chennai to Edinburgh Turnhouse

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

Monday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Chennai to Edinburgh. 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 Edinburgh.

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

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Edinburgh from Chennai. Prices for October average £858 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £627. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a October flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Edinburgh (MAA - EDI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Chennai to Edinburgh in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 19% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap SWISS flights from Chennai to Edinburgh

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by SWISS for the route between Chennai and Edinburgh. 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 895,763 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Find some of the cheapest SWISS flights travelling from Chennai to Edinburgh. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Thu 20/617:25MAA - EDI
2 stops34h 50mSWISS
Tue 25/603:15EDI - MAA
2 stops25h 10mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£823
Thu 20/617:25MAA - EDI
2 stops34h 50mSWISS
Tue 25/603:15EDI - MAA
2 stops25h 10mSWISS
Deal found 16/4£824
Thu 20/617:25MAA - EDI
2 stops34h 50mSWISS
Wed 26/608:30EDI - MAA
2 stops43h 55mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£885
Thu 20/617:25MAA - EDI
2 stops34h 50mSWISS
Wed 26/608:30EDI - MAA
2 stops43h 55mSWISS
Deal found 16/4£962

Cheap British Airways flights from Chennai to Edinburgh

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by British Airways for the route between Chennai and Edinburgh. 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 895,763 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced British Airways flights we've found at this time heading from Chennai to Edinburgh. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Thu 20/605:35MAA - EDI
1 stop15h 30mBritish Airways
Wed 26/605:55EDI - MAA
1 stop17h 05mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/4£897
Thu 20/605:35MAA - EDI
1 stop14h 35mBritish Airways
Wed 26/605:55EDI - MAA
1 stop17h 05mBritish Airways
Deal found 16/4£898

Cheap Chennai to Edinburgh flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Chennai to Edinburgh specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 895,763 searches. Prices were last updated on 17 April 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Chennai to Edinburgh in April and May 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Fri 31/509:40MAA - EDI
2 stops37h 20mSWISS
Mon 24/619:40EDI - MAA
2 stops32h 45mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£957
Fri 31/509:40MAA - EDI
2 stops37h 20mSWISS
Mon 1/719:40EDI - MAA
2 stops32h 45mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£1,157
Fri 31/504:10MAA - EDI
2 stops23h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 20/617:05EDI - MAA
2 stops17h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4£1,313
Thu 30/519:15MAA - EDI
2 stops20h 10mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/606:00EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4£1,396
Fri 31/504:10MAA - EDI
2 stops16h 40mAir France
Sun 23/606:00EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 40mAir France
Deal found 17/4£1,453
Thu 30/521:05MAA - EDI
2 stops20h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 23/606:00EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4£1,463
Thu 30/519:15MAA - EDI
2 stops20h 10mMultiple Airlines
Thu 20/606:00EDI - MAA
2 stops18h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4£1,531
Thu 30/519:15MAA - EDI
2 stops20h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/617:05EDI - MAA
2 stops17h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4£1,552
Fri 31/504:10MAA - EDI
2 stops16h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sun 30/608:10EDI - MAA
2 stops20h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4£1,744

Chennai to Edinburgh 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Chennai and Edinburgh in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 895,763 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Chennai to Edinburgh in April and May 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Mon 3/609:40MAA - EDI
2 stops33h 10mSWISS
Mon 24/619:40EDI - MAA
2 stops32h 45mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£748
Sat 1/609:40MAA - EDI
2 stops36h 45mSWISS
Mon 24/619:40EDI - MAA
2 stops32h 45mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£786
Thu 20/617:25MAA - EDI
2 stops34h 50mSWISS
Tue 25/603:15EDI - MAA
2 stops25h 10mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£823
Sat 1/605:35MAA - EDI
1 stop18h 05mBritish Airways
Sat 22/621:10EDI - MAA
1 stop25h 50mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/4£829
Mon 3/609:40MAA - EDI
2 stops33h 10mSWISS
Fri 21/603:15EDI - MAA
2 stops25h 10mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£847
Mon 3/609:40MAA - EDI
2 stops33h 10mSWISS
Thu 20/617:05EDI - MAA
2 stops35h 20mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£885
Sat 1/609:40MAA - EDI
2 stops36h 45mSWISS
Fri 21/603:15EDI - MAA
2 stops25h 10mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£886
Thu 20/605:35MAA - EDI
1 stop15h 30mBritish Airways
Wed 26/605:55EDI - MAA
1 stop17h 05mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/4£897
Sat 1/609:40MAA - EDI
2 stops36h 45mSWISS
Thu 20/617:05EDI - MAA
2 stops35h 20mSWISS
Deal found 17/4£924

Find flights from Chennai to Edinburgh within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Chennai to Edinburgh 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 895,763 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

£823 - £1,247

Route

Depart

Return

Price

ChennaiEdinburgh Turnhouse

MAA - EDI

MAAEDI

Chennai

Thu 20/6

2 stops34h 50m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Tue 25/6

2 stops25h 10m

£823

ChennaiEdinburgh Turnhouse

MAA - EDI

MAAEDI

Chennai

Thu 20/6

2 stops34h 50m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Tue 25/6

2 stops25h 10m

£824

ChennaiEdinburgh Turnhouse

MAA - EDI

MAAEDI

Chennai

Thu 20/6

2 stops34h 50m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 26/6

2 stops43h 55m

£885

ChennaiEdinburgh Turnhouse

MAA - EDI

MAAEDI

Chennai

Thu 20/6

1 stop15h 30m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 26/6

1 stop17h 05m

£897

ChennaiEdinburgh Turnhouse

MAA - EDI

MAAEDI

Chennai

Thu 20/6

1 stop14h 35m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 26/6

1 stop17h 05m

£898

ChennaiEdinburgh Turnhouse

MAA - EDI

MAAEDI

Chennai

Thu 20/6

2 stops34h 50m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 26/6

2 stops43h 55m

£962

ChennaiEdinburgh Turnhouse

MAA - EDI

MAAEDI

Chennai

Thu 20/6

2 stops34h 50m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 26/6

1 stop25h 35m

£1,140

ChennaiEdinburgh Turnhouse

MAA - EDI

MAAEDI

Chennai

Thu 20/6

1 stop13h 20m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 26/6

2 stops26h 15m

£1,247

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 17/4

When is the best time to book a flight from Chennai to Edinburgh?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Chennai to Edinburgh. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Chennai to Edinburgh 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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When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Edinburgh?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Chennai to Edinburgh. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Chennai to Edinburgh flight should consider departing on Tuesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Edinburgh by month

Plan your trip from Chennai to Edinburgh by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Chennai to Edinburgh is currently £0 while a return flight costs £960. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Chennai to Edinburgh (average of £78). Flying from Chennai to Edinburgh in August is currently the most expensive (average of £111). 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.

January

£63

February

£72

March

£67

April

£71

May

£71

June

£72

July

£82

August

£89

September

£71

October

£71

November

£71

December

£88

Temperature and rainfall in Edinburgh by month

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

EDI

Temperature

4 - 15 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Edinburgh

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Edinburgh. 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 Edinburgh. Reviews last updated 17 April 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Chennai to Edinburgh, such as SWISS and British Airways. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.8
Good
2,095 reviews

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.4

Crew

8.4

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Very crowded flight. Staff brought refreshments regularly and the food was surprisingly good. But checking was very slow and they allowed way too many people with large suitcases on board making onboarding and off-boarding very slow and chaotic.

7.8
Good
2,095 reviews
7.8
Good
2,095 reviews

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.4

Crew

8.4

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Very crowded flight. Staff brought refreshments regularly and the food was surprisingly good. But checking was very slow and they allowed way too many people with large suitcases on board making onboarding and off-boarding very slow and chaotic.

7.7
Good
4,501 reviews
7.8
Good
2,095 reviews

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.4

Crew

8.4

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Very crowded flight. Staff brought refreshments regularly and the food was surprisingly good. But checking was very slow and they allowed way too many people with large suitcases on board making onboarding and off-boarding very slow and chaotic.

6.9
Okay
6,936 reviews
7.8
Good
2,095 reviews

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.4

Crew

8.4

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Very crowded flight. Staff brought refreshments regularly and the food was surprisingly good. But checking was very slow and they allowed way too many people with large suitcases on board making onboarding and off-boarding very slow and chaotic.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Chennai to Edinburgh for under £900 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Edinburgh for under £900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SWISS for just £823, but on average you can expect to pay £959.

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

    Flying on SWISS is currently your cheapest option to Edinburgh, with prices starting at £823. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by British Airways and Qatar Airways, with the lowest prices starting at £897 and £1,247, respectively. You may be able to fly from Chennai to Edinburgh for 4% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

  • What does MAA to EDI mean?

    Great question - MAA to EDI just means Chennai Airport to Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Chennai to Edinburgh 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.

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Chennai to Edinburgh 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 Chennai to Edinburgh that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Chennai to Edinburgh 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 Chennai to Edinburgh?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Chennai to Edinburgh 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 Chennai to Edinburgh flight deals updated?

    The Chennai to Edinburgh flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 17/4.

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