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Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Chennai (MAA)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Chennai (MAA)

JFK - MAA
Price
$867 - $1,399
MAA
Temperature
84.2 - 100.4 °F
MAA
Rainfall
0.6 - 14.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$867

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai

One-way from

$583

One-way flight from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai?

Departing on a Thursday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 10% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai?

To save on the cost of your flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai, book at least 55 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 9% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $977 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,073.

What is the cheapest month to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Chennai from John F. Kennedy Intl average $1,024. You can even find prices in October for less than $1,024, as users have found deals to Chennai from as low as $730. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chennai from John F. Kennedy Intl. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 45%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai (JFK - MAA)?

When flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 22% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai in December, January 2021

The best prices found for JFK to MAA flights for December, January
25 Dec - 30 Jan
$714pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Dec - 29 Dec
$731pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Dec - 23 Mar
$733pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from John F. Kennedy Intl found for this year
25 Dec - 30 Jan
$714pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Dec - 29 Dec
$731pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Dec - 23 Mar
$733pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chennai from John F. Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
9 Dec - 29 Dec
$731pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Dec - 26 Dec
$733pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Dec - 29 Dec
$776pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Chennai from John F. Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai
3:05 pm - 8:25 pm
Etihad Airways
1 Stop
18h 50m
JFK - MAA
Etihad Airways
$583
Flights by SU
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
38h 20m
JFK - MAA
Qatar Airways
$624
KAYAK
6:00 pm - 3:15 am
Emirates
1 Stop
22h 45m
JFK - MAA
Emirates
$633
Flights by SU

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai flights.

Flight FAQs

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai

Are flight prices decreasing from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chennai to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta and Etihad Airways to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chennai include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chennai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Kuwait Airways, and Qatar Airways flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chennai have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air India for just $621, but on average you can expect to pay $669.

Are there nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai for under $600 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than $800.

Does it rain more in John F. Kennedy Intl or Chennai?

In John F. Kennedy Intl, there will be less rainfall in John F. Kennedy Intl compared to Chennai over the next 15 days.

Is John F. Kennedy Intl weather warmer or cooler than Chennai?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 100 °F's in May, on average. The temperature in Chennai is generally hotter than in John F. Kennedy Intl. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai?

Departing from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai will take you 20h 05m. 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai round-trip?

Flying on Air India is currently your cheapest option to Chennai, with prices starting at $621. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Cathay Pacific and Lufthansa, with the lowest prices starting at $671 and $689, respectively. You may be able to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai for 38% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $511 on Qatar Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air India from $527 and Etihad Airways from $583 one-way.

Alternative routes for John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai

Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₹74
Average temperature for December in Chennai
84.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Chennai
6.0 ″

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Airports servicing Chennai

Top 10 airlines from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F. Kennedy Intl 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
$549 $959 No cancel fee N/A
Jet Airways
$775 $1,010 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
$788 $1,099 No change fee 77%
Etihad Airways
$726 $1,120 No change fee 75%
Cathay Pacific
$535 $1,136 No cancel fee 72%
SAUDIA
$899 $1,145 No cancel fee 86%
Air India
$795 $1,166 N/A N/A

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

American Airlines
$911 $1,179 No cancel fee 71%
Lufthansa
$804 $1,184 No change fee 76%
Singapore Airlines
$1,015 $1,218 No change fee 81%
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