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

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Heathrow (LHR) to Chennai International (MAA)

LHR - MAA
Price
£381 - £653

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£381

From Heathrow to Chennai International

One-way from

£124

One-way flight from Heathrow to Chennai International

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 International?

Users have found that flying from Heathrow to Chennai International on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 57 days in advance to save up to 8% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 57 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Heathrow to Chennai International 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £444, or £472 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chennai International from Heathrow. Users have commonly found prices around £462 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £328. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Heathrow to Chennai International in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 7% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to Chennai International in March, April 2021

21 Mar - 27 Apr
£357pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
31 Mar - 5 May
£381pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
31 Mar - 5 May
£383pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to Chennai International 2021 flight deals

21 Mar - 27 Apr
£357pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
29 May - 5 Jun
£370pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
8 May - 14 May
£379pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Chennai International from Heathrow

30 Mar - 28 Apr
£383pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air India
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
30 Mar - 28 Apr
£387pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air India
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
29 Jun - 28 Jul
£404pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from Heathrow to Chennai International

12 Mar - 31 Mar
£388pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
12 Mar - 31 Mar
£390pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air India
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
12 Mar - 31 Mar
£399pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Chennai International from Heathrow

14:00 - 07:35
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
36h 05m
LHR - MAA
Multiple Airlines
£124
Kiwi.com
13:45 - 23:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
28h 05m
LHR - MAA
Multiple Airlines
£131
Kiwi.com
14:45 - 00:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
28h 05m
LHR - MAA
Multiple Airlines
£146
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to Chennai International

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.

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. 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 London Heathrow to Chennai. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from London Heathrow to Chennai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, Etihad Airways, and Gulf Air flying from London Heathrow to Chennai have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Heathrow to Chennai International for under £358 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to Chennai International for under £358. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £357, but on average you can expect to pay £386.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to Chennai International for under £430 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Heathrow to Chennai International under £430. A good price for a direct flight from Heathrow to Chennai International is less than £451.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to Chennai International for under £430?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Heathrow to Chennai International within the next 7 days for less than £430.

Does it rain more in Heathrow or Chennai?

Heathrow will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Chennai over the next 22 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 International?

Airlines like Air India, British Airways, and Etihad Airways fly from Heathrow to Chennai International in about 9h 20m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 8h 25m. 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 International return?

According to our current data, Air India (£382), and British Airways (£405) offers the cheapest pricing from Heathrow to Chennai International. You may be able to fly from Heathrow to Chennai International for 17% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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Destination information for Chennai International

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Flight duration
10h 17m

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Top 10 airlines flying from Heathrow to Chennai International

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air France
£410 £574 No cancel fee 77%
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Gulf Air
£429 £609 No cancel fee 67%
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Oman Air
£450 £627 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Oman Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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KLM
£479 £628 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
£446 £648 No cancel fee 68%
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Kuwait Airways
£485 £649 No cancel fee 64%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Kuwait Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Lufthansa
£443 £660 No cancel fee 76%
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Jet Airways
£507 £691 No cancel fee 74%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Jet Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
£489 £741 No cancel fee 75%
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Singapore Airlines
£477 £836 No cancel fee 81%
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