Cheap flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Chennai (MAA)

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The best prices from Philadelphia to Chennai are usually found in August or April, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to Chennai (MAA)

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to MAA flight in 2022: compare Philadelphia to Chennai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chennai.
PHL - MAA
Price
$780 - $1,851
MAA
Temperature
77 - 91.4 °F
MAA
Precipitation
0.4 - 13 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$780

From Philadelphia to Chennai

One-way from

$637

One-way flight from Philadelphia to Chennai

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Chennai (PHL - MAA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Philadelphia to Chennai at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 27% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Chennai from Philadelphia with a flight ticket averaging about $1,077. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $691. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 56 days in advance, which can save you up to 48% on flights from Philadelphia to Chennai compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 56 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,102. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,363.

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

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Philadelphia to Chennai. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chennai.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Chennai in January, February 2022

The best prices found for PHL to MAA flights for January, February
1 Feb - 21 Feb
$883pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
31 Jan - 23 Feb
$886pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
10 Feb - 6 Mar
$898pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Chennai 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chennai from Philadelphia found for this year
1 Feb - 21 Feb
$883pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
31 Jan - 23 Feb
$886pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
10 Feb - 6 Mar
$898pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Chennai

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chennai from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
1 Feb - 21 Feb
$883pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
31 Jan - 23 Feb
$886pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
31 Jan - 20 Feb
$898pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Chennai from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Chennai
1:45 pm - 7:50 pm
Lufthansa
1 Stop
20h 35m
PHL - MAA
Lufthansa
$637
Lufthansa
8:58 am - 12:35 am
British Airways
2 Stops
29h 07m
PHL - MAA
British Airways
$653
Travelgenio
3:59 pm - 5:55 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
28h 26m
PHL - MAA
United Airlines
$753
United

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Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Chennai

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

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

Can I find flights from Philadelphia to Chennai for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Chennai for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $883, but on average you can expect to pay $955.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Chennai for under $900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Philadelphia to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than $900.

How popular is this Philadelphia to Chennai flight route?

Flights from Philadelphia to Chennai have been viewed 70 times in the past calendar month.

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

Flying on Qatar Airways is currently your cheapest option to Chennai, with prices starting at $898. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Emirates and Air Canada, with the lowest prices starting at $1,008 and $1,009, respectively. Qatar Airways is 16% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $605 on United Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Lufthansa from $637 and British Airways from $642 one-way.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Philadelphia to Chennai.

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Chennai?

The cheapest flight price from Philadelphia to Chennai is $631. On average you can expect to pay $1,482. The most popular route, (Philadelphia - Chennai), can usually be booked for $883.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chennai, India

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Philadelphia to Chennai

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

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

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

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

Returning to Philadelphia from Chennai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chennai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Philadelphia.

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

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Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Chennai

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Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Philadelphia to Chennai.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₹75
Average temperature for January in Chennai
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Chennai
0.8 ″

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Airports servicing Chennai

Top 6 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia 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
Emirates
$695 $1,190 No cancel fee 75%
Qatar Airways
$750 $1,191 No cancel fee 68%
United Airlines
$871 $1,334 No cancel fee 69%
Lufthansa
$924 $1,274 No cancel fee 76%
American Airlines
$950 $1,284 No cancel fee 71%
British Airways
$951 $1,629 No cancel fee 70%
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