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The best prices from Chicago to Chennai are usually found in October or September, booked 28 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Chennai (MAA)

CHI - MAA
Price
$853 - $1594
MAA
Temperature
84.2 - 100.4 °F
MAA
Rainfall
0.6 - 14.7 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest in October Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Round-trip from $853 From Chicago to Chennai
One-way from $661 One-way flight from Chicago to Chennai
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 round-trip from Chicago to Chennai?

Users have found that flying from Chicago to Chennai on a Saturday 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 Chicago to Chennai?

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Chennai at least 24 days early can save you up to 11% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 24 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Chennai for as little as $1274 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1302 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chennai from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $1161 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $952. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Chennai in July, August 2020

The best prices found for CHI to MAA flights for July, August
5 Jul - 25 Jul
$713pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Jul - 29 Aug
$715pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Jul - 11 Aug
$729pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Chennai 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Chicago found for this year
29 Oct - 1 Dec
$712pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Jul - 25 Jul
$713pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Jul - 29 Aug
$715pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Chennai from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Chennai
3:30 pm - 3:15 am
Etihad Airways
1 Stop
25h 15m
ORD - MAA
Etihad Airways
$661
Ovago
2:50 pm - 10:10 pm
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
20h 50m
ORD - MAA
Qatar Airways
$681
Travelgenio
3:30 pm - 3:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
37h 50m
ORD - MAA
Multiple Airlines
$686
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Chennai flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Chennai

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago 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 Chicago 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.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Chennai for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Chennai for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $712, but on average you can expect to pay $752.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Chennai for under $700 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago to Chennai, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Chicago to Chennai was viewed by 114 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Chennai?

With an average temperature of 100 °F, peak weather can be found in May. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Chennai are hotter than in Chicago.

Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Chennai
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₹75
Average temperature for July in Chennai
96.8 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Chennai
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Chennai

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