Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Chennai (MAA)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Chennai are usually found in March or August, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Chennai (MAA)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to MAA flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Chennai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chennai.
LAX - MAA
Price
$961 - $1,573
MAA
Temperature
77 - 91.4 °F
MAA
Rainfall
0.4 - 13 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$961

From Los Angeles to Chennai

One-way from

$498

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Chennai

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Chennai?

To save up to 16% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 59 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Los Angeles to Chennai from $1,095 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,222 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Chennai?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 16% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Chennai (LAX - MAA)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Chennai in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 21% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Chennai?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Chennai from Los Angeles average $1,069. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,069, as users have found deals to Chennai from as low as $763. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chennai from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 47%.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chennai in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LAX to MAA flights for May, June
31 May - 19 Jun
$1,141pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
29 May - 15 Oct
$1,204pp
LAX
Los Angeles
KLM
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
28 May - 16 Oct
$1,252pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Chennai 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Los Angeles found for this year
5 Sep - 21 Sep
$762pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air France
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
20 Sep - 19 Dec
$772pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Sep - 6 Oct
$781pp
LAX
Los Angeles
KLM
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chennai

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chennai from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
31 May - 19 Jun
$1,141pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
30 May - 16 Oct
$1,252pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Jun - 6 Jun
$1,314pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Chennai from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Chennai
4:40 pm - 7:35 am
SAUDIA
1 Stop
26h 25m
LAX - MAA
SAUDIA
$498
Gotogate
9:55 am - 3:30 am
KLM
2 Stops
29h 05m
LAX - MAA
KLM
$610
KLM
2:20 pm - 7:35 pm
Delta
1 Stop
40h 45m
LAX - MAA
Delta
$619
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Chennai

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chennai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Singapore Airlines, Emirates, and Qatar Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Chennai for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air France for just $762, but on average you can expect to pay $905.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Chennai for under $1,200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than $1,200.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Chennai flight route?

The Los Angeles to Chennai flight path was viewed by 40 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Los Angeles to Chennai round-trip from $762. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $772, and KLM, from $781. Air France is 28% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for SAUDIA. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $498. Users have also found prices from $581 and $609 on Singapore Airlines and Air France, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Chennai?

On average you can expect to pay $4,697 for a flight from Los Angeles to Chennai. The cheapest flight overall is $512 while the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Chennai) is currently priced at $824.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Chennai?

When booking a flight from Los Angeles to Chennai, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, Jet Airways or American Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chennai, India

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chennai from Los Angeles?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Chennai

Most visitors from Los Angeles need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chennai.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chennai.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Chennai.

Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Chennai?

Returning to Los Angeles from Chennai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chennai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chennai are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Chennai

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Chennai.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₹77
Average temperature for May in Chennai
100.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Chennai
2.1 ″

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Airports servicing Chennai

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles 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
Juneyao Airlines
$12 $18 No cancel fee 66%

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

United Airlines
$649 $900 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$699 $940 No cancel fee N/A
SAUDIA
$723 $1,230 No cancel fee 86%
Etihad Airways
$745 $953 No cancel fee 75%
Air France
$751 $1,041 No cancel fee 77%
Air Canada
$759 $1,134 No cancel fee 67%
Cathay Pacific
$781 $955 No cancel fee 72%
Jet Airways
$812 $940 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.

American Airlines
$848 $897 No cancel fee 71%
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