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London to Chennai Flights

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Selected fares from London to Chennai

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
LON MAA Wed, 15 Apr - Wed, 29 Apr £346
LON MAA Wed, 6 May - Fri, 15 May £369
LON MAA Sat, 18 Apr - Sun, 10 May £374
LON MAA Mon, 4 May - Tue, 19 May £400
LON MAA Wed, 15 Apr - Wed, 29 Apr £417
LON MAA Mon, 4 May - Tue, 19 May £418
LON MAA Mon, 4 May - Tue, 19 May £595
LON MAA Wed, 15 Apr - Wed, 29 Apr £599
LON MAA Sat, 30 May - Sat, 20 Jun £653
LON MAA Wed, 1 Jul - Wed, 8 Jul £905

Flights from London

There are several good options when booking flights from London. With a number of large international airports, London is a major hub for air transport, and is therefore a good starting point for travel to many destinations around the world. London Heathrow, London Gatwick, and London Stansted are all busy departure points, and can all be reached by road or public transport from the city centre. London City and London Luton airports are also departure points for flights from London.

Getting to the airport

When travelling by car, each of the major airports offers extensive parking facilities, often with dedicated bus transfer from the car park to the air terminals. Meanwhile, there are also a number of ways to get to the airports by public transport. London Heathrow, for example, is 15 miles from central London and can be reached in about an hour on the Piccadilly line of the London Underground, or in 15 to 30 minutes by express train from Paddington station. London Gatwick, 28 miles outside central London, can be reached by express train from Victoria station in about half an hour. London Stansted is further away, at 40 miles from central London, and is 45 minutes away by train from Liverpool Street station.

Flights London: booking at ebookers.com

With the number of airports within easy reach of central London, there are good possibilities for different flights from London to Chennai. For a comprehensive search of current offers, check ebookers.com. As well as air travel, ebookers.com lets travellers book car rental and accommodation in just a few clicks.

Traveling to Chennai

Chennai, formerly known as Madras, is the capital city of Tamil Nadu in South India. Travellers to the area can use the Chennai International Airport, which is located approximately ten miles from the city centre. It is the third-busiest airport in India, and it provides service to over seven million passengers each year using a variety of airlines, including British Airways, Saudia, Oman Air, and Tiger Airways. Individuals can use ebookers to help plan a trip to Chennai to locate the best deals on travel arrangements.

Transportation from the Airport

Prepaid taxis are one of the most popular methods of travel in Chennai. There are several taxi booths located within the airport. Pay for a ticket at the booth, and hand the ticket to the taxi driver. The cost for a ride downtown is around 450INR. The public bus provides service to the city centre for around 20INR. Cars are available for rent, and the Chennai train runs every twenty to thirty minutes.

Weather in Chennai

Chennai has a tropical wet and dry climate. The weather is hot and humid for much of the year, with average daytime highs from the mid to upper thirties. Summer is the best time to visit because there is less rain in the area, which makes it easier to enjoy sightseeing opportunities.

Planning Your Trip to Chennai

Chennai offers a wide selection of things to do and see. Take in a movie at the Escape Cinemas, which is the city's first luxury theatre. Spend the day at the Kapaleeshwar Temple, and learn about the history of the region. It is one of the city’s most popular landmarks. If you prefer to relax in the sun, Marina Beach is a popular tourist spot to go swimming and escape the summer heat. Let ebookers help you plan your next trip to Chennai.

Cheap flights from London to Chennai

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Featured Chennai Hotels

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Le Royal Meridien Chennai

5 stars
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Vivanta by Taj Fishermans Cove

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564 Anna Salai, Teynampet Map

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The Accord Metropolitan

5 stars
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...It is set in a serene, arboreal locale in the heart of the commercial hub of the city, just 13 km from the airport, with entertainment and shopping avenues in proximity.... More

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Lemon Tree Hotel, Chennai

4 stars
4.0 / 5 2 reviews

72, Sardar Patel Road, Guindy Map

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Park Hyatt Chennai

4 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

39 Velachery Road Map

...Located in the IT corridor of Guindy, the hotel is within proximity of the Central Business District, the airport and Guindy Industrial Area.... The hotel features 201 spacious rooms and two... More

December

Cheap weekend flights in December from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 4 Dec London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £395
Earn £3.95
Return Mon, 8 Dec Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Tue, 2 Dec London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £363
Earn £3.63
Return Tue, 19 May Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air

Best one-week trip in December from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Tue, 2 Dec London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £363
Earn £3.63
Return Tue, 9 Dec Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air
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January

Cheap weekend flights in January from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri, 23 Jan London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £388
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Return Mon, 26 Jan Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 21 Jan London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £386
Earn £3.86
Return Sun, 8 Feb Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air

Best one-week trip in January from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sat, 31 Jan London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £388
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February

Cheap weekend flights in February from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 19 Feb London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £388
Earn £3.88
Return Mon, 23 Feb Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sat, 7 Feb London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £375
Earn £3.75
Return Sat, 14 Feb Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air

Best one-week trip in February from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sat, 7 Feb London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £375
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London and Chennai airports and terminals

Airports in London, GB
map of airports in London
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    Heathrow Airport (LHR)

    Distance from City Center: 14 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LHR to MAA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 5 British Airways
  • 2

    Gatwick airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

  • 3

    Stansted airport (STN)

    Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles

  • 4

    Luton airport (LTN)

    Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles

  • 5

    London-City airport (LCY)

    Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles

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    Southend airport (SEN)

    Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles

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Airports in Chennai , IN
map of airports in Chennai
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    Chennai Airport (MAA)

    Distance from City Center: 0.4 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LON to MAA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 British Airways
    Terminal 4 British Airways
    Terminal I British Airways
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Interesting facts about flights from London to Chennai

    • 1 direct flights are operating from London to Chennai today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 9h 55m.
    • British Airways flight 035 (03:35 GMT, Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250)) is today's earliest available flight from London to Chennai.
    • British Airways flight 035 (03:35 GMT, Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250)) is today's latest available flight from London to Chennai.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Chennai (British Airways flight 035, Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250)) takes 9h 55m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from London to Chennai (British Airways flight 035, Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250)) takes 9h 55m.
    • Flights from Gatwick airport (LGW), Heathrow Airport (LHR), London-City airport (LCY), Luton airport (LTN), Southend airport (SEN), Stansted airport (STN) to Chennai Airport (MAA) are available for this route.