New Delhi to Chennai Flights

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Selected fares from New Delhi to Chennai

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
DEL MAA Tue, 15 Sep - Wed, 16 Sep £106
DEL MAA Fri, 14 Aug - Sun, 23 Aug £137

Indira Gandhi International Airport

Indira Gandhi International Airport, located about ten miles from the city’s central business district, serves New Delhi, one of India's biggest cities. In 2011, the airport handled over thirty-five million passengers, with more than fifty airlines providing international flights. Airlines operating through the Indira Gandhi airport include Air China, British Airways, Air France, Lufthansa, and United Airlines, with Air India handling most domestic flights. Flights from New Delhi can be booked online using ebookers.

Parking at Indira Gandhi International Airport

Long-term parking is available at Indira Gandhi International Airport for airport patrons in the T3 International Terminal’s car park. The cost for 24 hours is Rs 900 for four-wheeled vehicles, Rs 1,500 for busses, and Rs 240 for two-wheeled vehicles. Vehicles can park for the same cost in the lot opposite the Departure Terminal as well.

Transportation to the Airport

Transportation from the centre of the city to the airport by taxi will cost approximately Rs 327 during the daytime, with rates rising to about Rs 409 after midnight. Busses are also available through the Delhi Transport Corporation for only Rs 15.

A Meal Before Leaving

There are a number of cafes and restaurants available at the airport where travellers can have a last meal before leaving the city. Those looking to have a small snack and beverage can stop off at Costa Coffee, Cafeccino, or Café Coffee Day, all located in the T3 terminal. For a sit-down meal, there’s Mediterranean, European, and Indian food available at Fresc Co, and South Indian cuisine at Vaango. Patrons of the airport can even indulge a sweet tooth, with ice cream from the airport’s Baskin Robbins or the Chokola & Haagen Dazs, donuts from Mad over Donuts, or Australian cookies from Cookie Man. If time is short before catching a flight from New Delhi, there are also a few fast food places available, including KFC and McDonald's.

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 New Delhi to Chennai

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May

Cheap weekend flights in May from New Delhi to Chennai

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Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from New Delhi to Chennai

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Leave Sun, 31 May New Delhi (DEL) Chennai (MAA) Air India £144
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Return Sun, 7 Jun Chennai (MAA) New Delhi (DEL) Air India

Best one-week trip in May from New Delhi to Chennai

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June

Cheap weekend flights in June from New Delhi to Chennai

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Leave Sat, 20 Jun New Delhi (DEL) Chennai (MAA) Air India £141
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Leave Tue, 30 Jun New Delhi (DEL) Chennai (MAA) Air India £126
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Best one-week trip in June from New Delhi to Chennai

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July

Cheap weekend flights in July from New Delhi to Chennai

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Flight schedule for flights from New Delhi to Chennai on Wed, Apr 29, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Air India AI439 DEL 06:55 MAA 09:45 321 2hr 50min
Jet Airways/Jet Airways 9W807/9W2308 DEL 07:00 MAA 11:20 73H/73H 4hr 20min
Air India/Jet Airways AI803/9W2308 DEL 06:15 MAA 11:20 320/73H 5hr 5min
Air India AI429 DEL 10:30 MAA 13:20 321 2hr 50min
Jet Airways/Jet Airways 9W332/9W481 DEL 07:05 MAA 13:50 739/738 6hr 45min
Jet Airways/Jet Airways 9W336/9W481 DEL 08:00 MAA 13:50 73H/738 5hr 50min
Air India/Jet Airways AI634/9W481 DEL 06:00 MAA 13:50 319/738 7hr 50min
Air India/Jet Airways AI657/9W481 DEL 07:00 MAA 13:50 321/738 6hr 50min
Jet Airways/Jet Airways 9W7125/9W2780 DEL 09:35 MAA 15:00 73H/AT7 5hr 25min
Air India/Jet Airways AI506/9W2780 DEL 09:45 MAA 15:00 320/AT7 5hr 15min
Air India AI142 DEL 12:35 MAA 15:15 320 2hr 40min
Jet Airways/Air India 9W815/AI264 DEL 11:45 MAA 16:30 738/320 4hr 45min
Air India/Air India AI506/AI264 DEL 09:45 MAA 16:30 320/320 6hr 45min