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The best prices from Houston to Chennai are usually found in September or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to Chennai (MAA)

IAH - MAA
Price
$982 - $1,683
MAA
Temperature
84.2 - 100.4 °F
MAA
Rainfall
0.6 - 14.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$982

From Houston to Chennai

One-way from

$623

One-way flight from Houston 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 Houston to Chennai?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 14% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Houston to Chennai?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 55 days in advance to save up to 9% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 55 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Houston to Chennai 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $977, or $1,073 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Houston to Chennai lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Houston to Chennai in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $730.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Chennai (IAH - MAA)?

It’s optimal to fly from Houston to Chennai at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 15% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Houston to Chennai in November, December 2020

The best prices found for IAH to MAA flights for November, December
7 Dec - 13 Dec
$921pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$935pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
27 Nov - 3 Dec
$1,017pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Chennai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Houston found for next year
7 Dec - 13 Dec
$921pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$935pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
27 Nov - 3 Dec
$1,017pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Chennai

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chennai from Houston, departing today and this week
29 Nov - 5 Dec
$1,039pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Dec - 22 Dec
$1,045pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Dec - 22 Dec
$1,053pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to Chennai from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Chennai
12:50 pm - 6:25 am
Air Canada
2 Stops
54h 05m
IAH - MAA
Air Canada
$623
Expedia
2:40 pm - 6:05 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
51h 55m
IAH - MAA
United Airlines
$630
United
2:10 pm - 3:15 am
Emirates
1 Stop
25h 35m
IAH - MAA
Emirates
$705
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Useful info, stats and facts about Houston to Chennai flights.

Flight FAQs

From Houston to Chennai

Are flight prices decreasing from Houston 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 Houston 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Chennai to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Chennai. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Chennai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Qatar Airways, Emirates, and Jet Airways flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Chennai have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Houston to Chennai for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Chennai for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $910, but on average you can expect to pay $1,004.

Are there nonstop flights from Houston to Chennai for under $900 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Houston to Chennai for under $1,100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Houston to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Chennai was viewed by 14 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Houston or Chennai?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Houston is typically less than Chennai. We can gather that this will continue over the next 12 days.

Is Houston weather warmer or cooler than Chennai?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 100 °F on average in the month of May. The temperature in Chennai is typically hotter than in Houston. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Houston to Chennai?

For as low as $1,167, Emirates can have you in Chennai from Houston in 19h 35m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Houston to Chennai round-trip?

Currently priced at $1,081, Air Canada will fly you from Houston to Chennai and back. In addition to Air Canada, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and British Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $1,088 and $1,109, respectively. Air Canada is 5% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Houston to Chennai one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Houston to Chennai are Air Canada ($623), United Airlines ($624), and Emirates ($665).

Alternative routes for Houston to Chennai

Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Houston to Chennai
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₹74
Average temperature for November in Chennai
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Chennai
14.7 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing Chennai

Top 10 airlines from Houston to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston to Chennai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$978 $1,022 No cancel fee N/A
Jet Airways
$936 $1,045 No cancel fee 74%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Jet Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air France
$955 $1,046 No change fee 77%
Lufthansa
$864 $1,109 No change fee 76%
Singapore Airlines
$943 $1,154 No change fee 81%
Air Canada
$911 $1,244 No cancel fee 67%
Emirates
$961 $1,331 No cancel fee 75%
Qatar Airways
$899 $1,333 No cancel fee 68%
United Airlines
$956 $1,337 No cancel fee 69%
British Airways
$1,089 $1,611 No cancel fee 70%
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