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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 Fri, 17 Apr - Sat, 9 May £383
LON MAA Tue, 5 May - Wed, 13 May £392
LON MAA Tue, 5 May - Wed, 13 May £393
LON MAA Tue, 5 May - Wed, 13 May £400
LON MAA Sat, 7 Mar - Thu, 19 Mar £416
LON MAA Tue, 5 May - Wed, 13 May £418
LON MAA Fri, 17 Apr - Sat, 9 May £435
LON MAA Tue, 12 May - Wed, 20 May £444
LON MAA Tue, 5 May - Wed, 13 May £480
LON MAA Sat, 18 Apr - Sun, 26 Apr £550
LON MAA Sat, 21 Mar - Mon, 13 Apr £571
LON MAA Tue, 5 May - Wed, 13 May £595
LON MAA Sat, 18 Apr - Sat, 25 Apr £632
LON MAA Fri, 3 Apr - Mon, 20 Apr £653
LON MAA Fri, 3 Apr - Mon, 20 Apr £767
LON MAA Tue, 5 May - Wed, 13 May £904
LON MAA Mon, 10 Aug - Wed, 2 Sep £974
LON MAA Wed, 28 Jan - Mon, 2 Feb £1,931
LON MAA Sat, 15 Aug - Mon, 31 Aug £1,975

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

Hotel only £57.38

Le Royal Meridien Chennai

5 stars
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Vivanta by Taj Fishermans Cove

4 stars
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Courtyard by Marriott Chennai, India

4 stars
3.5 / 5 4 reviews

564 Anna Salai, Teynampet Map

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Set in the central business district, Courtyard by Marriott Chennai is a fresh and stimulating retreat in the heart of the city. The Chennai business hotel's location makes it an ideal choice for... More

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The Accord Metropolitan

5 stars
2.8 / 5 4 reviews

35 G N Chetty Road, Tagar Map

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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

...Hotel also provide amenities like Airport transfer, Bar, Business centre, Concierge, Conference facilities, Currency exchange, Dry cleaning, Internet access-High-Speed, Internet access-Wireless,... More

Hotel only £62.06

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

January

Cheap weekend flights in January from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 29 Jan London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £391
Earn £3.91
Return Mon, 2 Feb Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sun, 25 Jan London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £391
Earn £3.91
Return Wed, 25 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 Mon, 12 Jan London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £391
Earn £3.91
Return Mon, 19 Jan Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air
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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 £391
Earn £3.91
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 Thu, 19 Feb London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £391
Earn £3.91
Return Thu, 26 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 Thu, 19 Feb London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Oman Air £391
Earn £3.91
Return Thu, 26 Feb Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Oman Air
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 2 Mar London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Etihad Airways £406
Earn £4.06
Return Sat, 14 Mar Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Etihad Airways

Best one-week trip in March from London to Chennai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 16 Mar London (LHR) Chennai (MAA) Etihad Airways £406
Earn £4.06
Return Mon, 23 Mar Chennai (MAA) London (LHR) Etihad Airways
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London and Chennai airports and terminals

Airports in London, GB
map of airports in London
  • 1

    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

  • 6

    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.

Flight schedule for flights from London to Chennai on Sun, Dec 21, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
British Airways BA35 LHR 09:35 MAA 01:00 788 9hr 55min
Qatar Airways/Qatar Airways QR6/QR528 LHR 08:00 MAA 01:45 333/333 12hr 15min
Etihad Airways/Jet Airways EY12/9W6115 LHR 09:15 MAA 03:45 77W/320 13hr 0min
Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways EY12/EY268 LHR 09:15 MAA 03:45 77W/320 13hr 0min
Kuwait Airways/Kuwait Airways KU102/KU343 LHR 10:30 MAA 04:35 777/AB6 12hr 35min
Jet Airways/Jet Airways 9W119/9W463 LHR 10:05 MAA 04:50 77W/738 13hr 15min
Virgin Atlantic/Jet Airways VS354/9W463 LHR 09:30 MAA 04:50 333/738 13hr 50min
Emirates/Air India EK12/AI906 LGW 09:40 MAA 05:00 77W/321 13hr 50min
Emirates/Air India EK8/AI906 LHR 09:10 MAA 05:00 388/321 14hr 20min
Qantas/Air India QF8012/AI906 LGW 09:40 MAA 05:00 77W/321 13hr 50min
Qantas/Air India QF8008/AI906 LHR 09:10 MAA 05:00 388/321 14hr 20min
British Airways/Oman Air BA73/WY251 LHR 09:55 MAA 06:20 777/738 14hr 55min
British Airways/Emirates BA107/EK544 LHR 12:35 MAA 08:10 744/773 14hr 5min