Cheap flights from Newark (EWR) to Chennai (MAA)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
Newark (EWR) to Chennai (MAA)

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to MAA flight in 2021: compare Newark to Chennai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chennai.
EWR - MAA
Price
$900 - $1,520
MAA
Temperature
77 - 91.4 °F
MAA
Precipitation
0.4 - 13 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

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

Round-trip from

$900

From Newark to Chennai

One-way from

$520

One-way flight from Newark 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 Newark Airport 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 Newark Airport to Chennai 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $977, or $1,073 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Newark Airport to Chennai (EWR - MAA)?

When flying from Newark Airport 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 5% versus a flight at noon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Newark Airport to Chennai?

Users have found that flying from Newark Airport to Chennai on a Sunday 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Newark Airport to Chennai?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chennai from Newark Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $1,024 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $730. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Newark to Chennai in December, January 2022

The best prices found for EWR to MAA flights for December, January
30 Nov - 23 Jan
$1,145pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
30 Nov - 18 Jan
$1,200pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
3 Dec - 27 Jan
$1,212pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Newark to Chennai 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Newark found for this year
30 Nov - 23 Jan
$1,145pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
30 Nov - 18 Jan
$1,200pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
3 Dec - 27 Jan
$1,212pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Newark to Chennai

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chennai from Newark, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 27 Jan
$1,282pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
10 Dec - 11 Mar
$1,380pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
6 Dec - 23 Dec
$1,411pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Chennai from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Chennai
2:30 am - 7:50 pm
Air Canada
2 Stops
31h 50m
EWR - MAA
Air Canada
$520
Air Canada
6:05 am - 2:20 am
Air India
1 Stop
33h 45m
EWR - MAA
Air India
$604
JustFly
3:50 pm - 3:55 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
25h 35m
EWR - MAA
Multiple Airlines
$613
Lufthansa

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Flight FAQs

From Newark to Chennai

What airport do you fly into for flights to Chennai from Newark?

Most people fly into Chennai (MAA) if they book a flight to Chennai from Newark. On average, Chennai has 0 inbound flights from Newark per day from 17 airlines. Chennai is conveniently located just 10.2 mi from Chennai’s city center.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Newark to Chennai that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air India, Emirates, and Lufthansa. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Newark Airport to Chennai for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to Chennai for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air India for just $637, but on average you can expect to pay $663.

Are there last-minute flights available from Newark Airport to Chennai for under $1,300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Newark Airport to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than $1,300.

How popular is this Newark Airport to Chennai flight route?

Flights from Newark to Chennai have been viewed 17 times in the past calendar month.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Newark Airport to Chennai is Air India. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $637 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Lufthansa and Air Canada, starting at $680 and $687 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Newark Airport to Chennai for 39% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Newark Airport to Chennai?

When booking a flight from Newark Airport to Chennai, you may want to consider flying on Jet Airways, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Newark Airport to Chennai?

The cheapest flight price from Newark Airport to Chennai is $454. On average you can expect to pay $1,466. The most popular route, (Newark - Chennai), can usually be booked for $637.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chennai, India

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chennai from Newark?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Newark to Chennai

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

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

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Newark from Chennai?

Returning to Newark from Chennai

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

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

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Alternative routes for Newark 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 Newark to Chennai.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₹75
Average temperature for December in Chennai
84.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Chennai
6.0 ″

Airports servicing Newark

Airports servicing Chennai

Top 10 airlines flying from Newark to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark 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
Cathay Pacific
$529 $1,018 No cancel fee 72%
Kuwait Airways
$690 $841 No cancel fee 64%

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

Air India
$781 $1,124 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$782 $1,097 No cancel fee 76%
Jet Airways
$794 $988 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.

Etihad Airways
$838 $1,252 No cancel fee 75%
Emirates
$849 $1,139 No cancel fee 75%
Singapore Airlines
$850 $1,065 No cancel fee 81%
Qatar Airways
$861 $1,096 No cancel fee 68%
United Airlines
$876 $1,248 No cancel fee 69%
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