Cheap flights from London to Chennai

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Flight information for London to Chennai
(LON to MAA)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from London to Chennai
Best price found£259The best flight deal from London to Chennai found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £259
Fastest flight time9h 20mThe fastest flight from London to Chennai takes 9h 20m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from London to Chennai. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are London Heathrow Airport - Chennai Airport, London City Airport - Chennai Airport and London Gatwick Airport - Chennai Airport.
Airports in Chennai1 airportThere is 1 airport near Chennai: Chennai (MAA)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from London to Chennai

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

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

September

The cheapest time of year to fly to Chennai from London is September. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart London for Chennai?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Chennai?

in the morning

London to Chennai flights are approximately 13% more expensive in the evening than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Chennai from London?

Air France

Air France, Gulf Air, and KLM are the most popular carriers operating from London to Chennai

What is the cheapest London to Chennai flight route?

London Heathrow - Chennai

Fly from London Heathrow to Chennai for the best London - Chennai flight prices

How far in advance should you book London to Chennai flights?

56 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London to Chennai is approximately 56 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from London to Chennai

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from London to Chennai by changing tabs
Air France
7 Feb
LHR01:25London Heathrow
12h 15m
1 stop
MAA13:40Chennai
2 May
MAA21:20Chennai
13h 50m
1 stop
LHR11:10London Heathrow
Air France
5 Jan
LHR14:45London Heathrow
22h 55m
1 stop
MAA13:40Chennai
31 Jan
MAA21:10Chennai
13h 50m
1 stop
LHR11:00London Heathrow
Air India
5 Oct
LHR05:45London Heathrow
9h 20m
MAA15:05Chennai
20 Oct
MAA01:25Chennai
10h 35m
LHR12:00London Heathrow
Air India
12 Oct
LHR05:45London Heathrow
9h 20m
MAA15:05Chennai
10 Nov
MAA01:25Chennai
10h 35m
LHR12:00London Heathrow
Air India
5 Oct
LHR11:15London Heathrow
15h 10m
1 stop
MAA02:25Chennai
20 Oct
MAA01:25Chennai
10h 35m
LHR12:00London Heathrow
Air India
12 Oct
LHR08:30London Heathrow
15h 55m
1 stop
MAA00:25Chennai
10 Nov
MAA01:25Chennai
10h 35m
LHR12:00London Heathrow

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London to Chennai

If you're looking for one-way flights from London to Chennai, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
25 Oct
LTN18:55London Luton
45h 20m
2 stops
MAA16:15Chennai
Multiple Airlines
16 Oct
LTN17:40London Luton
34h 15m
2 stops
MAA03:55Chennai
Multiple Airlines
20 Oct
STN02:30London Stansted
41h 00m
2 stops
MAA19:30Chennai

Search last-minute flights to Chennai from London

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from London to Chennai
Air India
1 Oct
LHR10:10London Heathrow
14h 15m
1 stop
MAA00:25Chennai
9 Dec
MAA04:55Chennai
14h 30m
1 stop
LHR19:25London Heathrow
Air India
4 Oct
LHR05:45London Heathrow
28h 50m
1 stop
MAA10:35Chennai
17 Oct
MAA16:25Chennai
27h 05m
2 stops
LHR19:30London Heathrow
Air India
5 Oct
LHR05:45London Heathrow
9h 20m
MAA15:05Chennai
14 Oct
MAA02:10Chennai
17h 20m
1 stop
LHR19:30London Heathrow
Air India
5 Oct
LHR08:30London Heathrow
15h 55m
1 stop
MAA00:25Chennai
14 Oct
MAA02:10Chennai
17h 20m
1 stop
LHR19:30London Heathrow
Air India
5 Oct
LHR11:15London Heathrow
15h 10m
1 stop
MAA02:25Chennai
16 Oct
MAA10:55Chennai
25h 05m
1 stop
LHR12:00London Heathrow
Air India
5 Oct
LHR05:45London Heathrow
9h 20m
MAA15:05Chennai
16 Oct
MAA10:55Chennai
25h 05m
1 stop
LHR12:00London Heathrow

Best airlines flying from London to Chennai

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from London to Chennai with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Emirates
PriceFrom £278
Free cancellation
Rating
8.7
Air France
PriceFrom £299
Free cancellation
Rating
7.7
Qatar Airways
PriceFrom £300
Free cancellation
Rating
8.3
Gulf Air
PriceFrom £313
Free cancellation
Rating
6.5
Lufthansa
PriceFrom £323
Free cancellation
Rating
7.4
Oman Air
PriceFrom £329
Free cancellation
Rating
4.9
Etihad Airways
PriceFrom £337
Free cancellation
Rating
6.1
Singapore Airlines
PriceFrom £349
Free cancellation
Rating
8.4
KLM
PriceFrom £350
Free cancellation
Rating
7.9
Kuwait Airways
PriceFrom £354
Free cancellation
Rating
10.0

  • Are airlines flying from London to Chennai offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from London to Chennai are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are British Airways, Emirates, and Etihad Airways. You can search for the full list of airlines such as British Airways that are offering this flexibility.

  • Which airlines flying from London to Chennai have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    Many airlines have safety measures in place to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Two of the airlines doing this are SAUDIA and Etihad Airways. When flying from London to Chennai, expect masks to be provided as they are required onboard. Aircraft are also being thoroughly cleaned with enhanced products on a regular basis. Additional policies include the installation of HEPA filters and pre-flight testing. Some airlines are even offering socially-distanced seating for a limited time. Policies will vary by airline.

  • How far is London to Chennai by plane?

    The straight-line distance from London to Chennai is 5098.4 mi. Flights usually cover this in 9h 20m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.


Can I fly to Chennai from London right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London to Chennai

Most visitors from London will not be allowed to enter Chennai.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chennai.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Chennai.

Can I fly back to London from Chennai?

Returning to London from Chennai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chennai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chennai are not required to quarantine after entering London.

If you are planning to travel to Chennai at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for London to Chennai

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Manchester to Chennai Flights
Fastest flight time13h 10m
Cheapest price£463
Birmingham to Chennai Flights
Fastest flight time13h 15m
Cheapest price£500
London to Coimbatore Flights
Fastest flight time19h 15m
Cheapest price£545
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Fastest flight time27h 00m
Cheapest price£743
Southampton to Chennai Flights
Fastest flight time25h 40m
Cheapest price£751
London to Madurai Flights
Fastest flight time34h 30m
Cheapest price£1,061

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