Cheap flights from Washington (WAS) to Chennai (MAA)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Chennai (MAA)

WAS - MAA
Price
$896 - $1,630
MAA
Temperature
84.2 - 100.4 °F
MAA
Rainfall
0.6 - 14.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$896

From Washington to Chennai

One-way from

$455

One-way flight from Washington 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 Washington to Chennai?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 12% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chennai from Washington. Users have commonly found prices around $1,158 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $942. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington to Chennai (WAS - MAA)?

It’s optimal to fly from Washington to Chennai in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 16% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Washington to Chennai in February, March 2021

28 Mar - 22 Apr
$665pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
30 Mar - 2 Jun
$668pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
28 Mar - 30 May
$669pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Washington to Chennai 2021 flight deals

15 May - 10 Jul
$603pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
15 Apr - 19 Apr
$609pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
10 Sep - 21 Oct
$611pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Last minute flights from Washington to Chennai

7 Mar - 17 Mar
$692pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
2 Mar - 12 Mar
$841pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
3 Mar - 30 Mar
$859pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
MAA
Chennai
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Chennai from Washington

1:24 pm - 11:30 pm
British Airways
2 Stops
48h 36m
DCA - MAA
British Airways
$455
KAYAK
9:20 am - 6:10 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
35h 20m
BWI - MAA
United Airlines
$570
United
11:45 am - 7:50 pm
Air Canada
2 Stops
22h 35m
BWI - MAA
Air Canada
$578
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Flight FAQs

From Washington to Chennai

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington to Chennai to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta and Etihad Airways are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Washington to Chennai are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, and Emirates flying from Washington to Chennai have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Chennai for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $603, but on average you can expect to pay $650.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington to Chennai for under $600 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Washington 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 Washington to Chennai for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than $700.

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than Chennai?

With an average temperature of 100 °F, peak weather can be found in May. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Chennai are hotter than in Washington.

How long is the flight from Washington to Chennai?

Departing from Washington to Chennai will take you 20h 10m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Washington to Chennai round-trip from $619. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Lufthansa. These flights start at 42% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $440 on British Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air India from $483 and United Airlines from $517 one-way.

Destination information for Chennai

Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₹72
Average temperature for February in Chennai
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Chennai
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing Chennai

Top 10 airlines flying from Washington to Chennai

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
$569 $905 No cancel fee 72%
Delta
$878 $986 No cancel fee N/A
Etihad Airways
$774 $1,048 No cancel fee 75%
Jet Airways
$827 $1,056 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
$834 $1,064 No cancel fee 77%
Qatar Airways
$728 $1,153 No cancel fee 68%
Singapore Airlines
$889 $1,158 No cancel fee 81%
Emirates
$849 $1,203 No cancel fee 75%
Lufthansa
$849 $1,261 No cancel fee 76%
Air India
$805 $1,269 No cancel fee N/A

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

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