Book Flights From Dubai to Chennai

Best time to Book Flights to Chennai

Low Season


High Season


% expected price decrease


Average price over the last year

% expected price increase


Average price over the last year

Cheapest Day to Fly


Expensive Day to Fly


Average Price on Cheapest Day

800.76 AED

Average price over the last two weeks

Average Price on Expensive Day

899.94 AED

Average price over the last two weeks

Monthly Average Fare Of Flights From Dubai To Chennai


Average Flight Fare From Dubai To Chennai per Day


Price trend for flights from Dubai to Chennai

Best Price/Day

Best time to book on Dubai & Chennai route

161 Days before the Departure

Quick Comparison Between Dubai & Chennai

Local Time


10:20 AM


11:50 AM


United Arab Emirates




FoodBased on Affordable Restaurant


35 AED



Public TransportOne-way Ticket





Average temperature





Weather in Dubai for the next 7 days

Tue 32°C Wed 32°C Thu 31°C Fri 31°C Sat 33°C Sun 33°C Mon 33°C

Weather in Chennai for the next 7 days

Tue 32°C Wed 32°C Thu 33°C Fri 32°C Sat 32°C Sun 32°C Mon 31°C

Dubai to Chennai cheapest fare

This week cheapest price
327 AED
Next 7 days cheapest price
327 AED
Next 15 days cheapest price
327 AED
Next 30 days cheapest price
327 AED

Dubai to Chennai direct flight route information

Average flight duration

04h 10m

Average one-way direct flight prices'

529AED -  950AED



Top Airlines

IndiGo, flydubai, Emirates


Main Airports details’/information

Origin Airport - Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB, ICAO: OMDB), that is considered the main international airport serving Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is located in the Al Garhoud district, 4.6 km east of Dubai and spanning an area of 29.137km2 of land.

Dubai airport’s terminal 3 was considered as the largest building in the world by floor space when built and now is the largest airport terminal in the world.

DXB is classed as the third-busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic, the world's busiest airport by only using two of its runways, and the sixth busiest cargo airport in the world.

Destination Airport - Chennai International Airport

Chennai International Airport (IATA: MAA, ICAO: VOMM), that is situated in Tirusulam, 21 km from the city centre, is an international airport serving the city of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, and its metropolitan area.

The airport’s domestic and the international terminals are named after former chief ministers of Tamil Nadu K. Kamaraj and C. N. Annadurai, respectively.

Chennai Airport works as a hub for IndiGo, Blue Dart Aviation, Trujet and SpiceJet, and is a Focus city for Air India, Air India Express and GoAir. 

It also serves as the regional headquarters of the Airports Authority of India for South India comprising the states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, and Kerala and the union territories of Puducherry and Lakshadweep.

This airport is considered the third busiest in international traffic and cargo capacity in the country behind New Delhi and Mumbai. Also, it is the fourth busiest airport in the country's overall passenger traffic behind New Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore, while it is the 49th busiest airport in Asia making it one of the four major airports in India under the top 50 list.


Airports services’ and facilities’:

Dubai International Airport:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Currency Exchange
  • Business Centre
  • Baby Care rooms
  • Prayer rooms
  • Baggage Storage

Chennai International Airport:

  • Shops
  • Duty Free
  • Currency exchange
  • Lost & found
  • Vending machines
  • Information Counter


Get to know how to find cheap air tickets to Chennai with tajawal

Considering the fact that your airfare would affect your trip’s budget, mostly concerning last-minute flight booking, then getting cheap flight tickets is your priority. Therefore, tajawal will provide you with last minute flight deals and cheap tickets for your route from Dubai to Chennai, along with some tips below so you could find cheap flights easily:

  1. Pick flights with stops over direct flights which cost more.  
  2. Go with budget airlines instead of full-service airlines as they offer more competitive prices.
  3. Search for your flight ticket in incognito or private browsing mode, in order that your information is not tracked to see the lowest prices.’
  4. Have an overview of the prices list of the entire month to discover when is the cheapest day for your specific route.
  • Since our main goal is to top your expectations and to optimize your travel experience, we’ve put together for you below airlines offering cheap airline tickets for Dubai to Chennai direct flight that offers in return high-quality services:


Direct flight ticket prices’




- Meals and snacks
- Medical facilities 
- In-flight magazine



- Comfortable reclining seats
- Wi-Fi
- Duty-free shopping



- Free Wi-Fi 
- Comfortable seats
- In-seat power


City Guide

About Dubai: Where Desert Come Across Luxury

Dubai is located in the eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula on the coast of the Persian Gulf. Although, it is considered the second largest of the seven UAE, yet it inhabits the largest population with over 3.33 million people.

Dubai city is divided into several districts or municipalities, with the key ones listed below:

  • Jumeirah
  • Downtown Dubai
  • Dubai Harbour
  • Deira
  • Jebel Ali

Furthermore, Dubai makes a must-visit destination, given that it holds all places and activities that satisfy all types of people, starting from first-class shopping centres, astonishing beaches, mystic deserts, to first-rate restaurants, phenomenal amusement and historical sites.

About Chennai - ‘The Detroit of India’

Chennai, also known as Madras the official name until 1996, is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is situated on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, and has the second longest beach front of any municipality in the world.

It is classed as India's sixth-largest city in terms of population with an estimated population of 7.45 million, and is considered as one of the world's fastest growing cities although ranks 13th in terms of cleanliness.

This 369-year-old city, which is also known as the “Gateway to South India,” is considered one of the largest cultural, economic and educational centres of south India. It is both an orthodox and a modern cosmopolitan city; which culture reflects its diverse population.

Travel Guide

Discover with tajawal the best time for you to pay Chennai a visit

If you are about to start planning your vacation in Chennai, and fantasizing about spending an adventurous trip, then all you need to do is book your flight ticket to Chennai with tajawal. You will find in our platform cheap airline tickets, together with a brief below about the local weather while suggesting the best time to visit Chennai so we could guarantee you the best vacation.

Checking out Chennai’s weather in advance would definitely guarantee you the best city experience.

Chennai lies 6m above sea level on the thermal equator, which prevents extreme variation in seasonal temperature, so it experiences dry-summer tropical wet and dry climate all the three major seasons – summers, winters and monsoons – of the year.

  • The summer season, beginning from March and spreading till October, has scorching days. 

- The hottest months start from late May to early June recording the highest temperature reaching almost 45°C.

  • During the monsoons, the months of June to September, Chennai receives ample rainfall. 

  • The winters are very short lived, occuring during the months of November to February.

- The temperature varies from 15°C to 22°C.

- January is the coldest month of the year. 

- Moderate rainfall occurs, making the weather pleasurable and comfortable to roam around.

tajawal recommends that the best time to visit Chennai is from the months of October to February during the winters and the pre-monsoons season, when the city experiences pleasant climate, which makes it perfect for exploring the metropolitan city.

Experience the best Chennai has to offer through our guide

Grab the opportunity with tajawal to have a once-in-a-lifetime vacation to Chennai. You can now make your flight booking with just-a-click and get cheap airline tickets for your flight from Dubai to Chennai.

Kick off your journey by finding out in advance Chennai’s top attractions and most thrilling activities to do.

Chennai is as dynamic as it is steeped in tradition, offering several historic landmarks, monuments and art centres to the visitors, and at the same time, its skyline is famous for the towering skyscrapers.

However, amid its chaos of traffic and sweltering humid climate, Chennai is one among the four metropolitan siblings of India, namely New Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata, that has a rich cultural, artistic and religious heritage which perfectly balances with its metropolis lifestyle. The city is dotted with magnificent temples that are immersed in south-Indian culture, British-era museums and monuments. 

Listed below are the top places worth visiting in Chennai and the most exciting activities to do:

  • If you are interested in Beach life, and want to combine between day and night, you must try any of the next two places:

  1. Lazing on Marina Beach, a popular tourist attraction in Chennai, that has memorials, gardens, statues among other things lined up its roads.  
  2. The Eliot beach area, which is located in Besant Nagar, and is dotted with restaurants, promenades and coffee shops.
  • If you are want to discover more about Chennai’s history, then you should definitely pay a visit to this places:

  1. The neighbouring town of Mahabalipuram that is known for its rock carvings and magnificent ancient temples.
  2. Fort St. George, which is the first English Fortress that has a museum displaying relics and portraits of Governors of the British era.
  3. The Government Museum that showcases artefacts, and rare objects of archaeology, Amravati paintings among others.


Get more details about your flight & destination with our FAQs’

Q. Which are the most popular shopping malls in Chennai?

  1. The most famous malls in Chennai are Express Avenue Mall, The Forum Vijaya Mall, Pothys Hyper, Chennai Citi Center, and VR Chennai.


Q. How long does it take to get a visa to India?

  1. The visa to India takes around 3 to 5 working days for processing.


Q. What is the helpline number of Chennai International Airport?

  1. The helpline number of Chennai International Airport is +91-44-22560551.


Q. Does Chennai International Airport offer duty-free shops?

  1. Yes, Chennai International Airport provides duty-free shops.


Q. Does Chennai International Airport provide lounges for passengers?

  1. Yes, Chennai International Airport has two lounges in the Domestic Terminals, and other two in the International Terminals named TFS Travel Club Lounge, and Air India Maharajah Lounge, offering passengers Wi-Fi, newspapers, snacks, and flight monitors.


Q. What is the baggage allowance for the direct flight from Dubai to Chennai on Emirates for economy class passengers?

  1. The luggage allowance for economy class passengers on Emirates for direct flights from Dubai to Chennai is one 7kg cabin baggage and one checked baggage of 25kgs in weight.


Q. How much does a First Class ticket for a direct flight from Dubai to Chennai cost on Emirates?

  1. The First Class ticket for the direct flight from Dubai to Chennai on Emirates cost AED5,980.


Q. Which hotels in Chennai provide shuttle service to Chennai International Airport?

  1. The hotels in Chennai that offer airport shuttle service to the main airport are Trident Chennai, Fairfield by Marriott Chennai OMR, The Leela Palace Chennai, and Grand Chennai by GRT Hotels.


Disclaimer: All fares are subject to availability at the time of booking.

FAQs About Flights From Dubai To Chennai

  • What is the approx cost for food in Chennai?

    Approx food cost in Chennai is 5.00 AED

  • What is the average transportation cost in Chennai?

    Average transportation cost in Chennai is 1.00 AED

  • What is the local time in Chennai?

    Local time of Chennai is 11:50 AM

  • What are the top airlines for Dubai to Chennai?

    Top airlines for this route are Emirates, IndiGo & Air India

  • What are the cheapest airlines for this route?

    Cheapest airlines for Dubai to Chennai are flydubai, Air India & Air Arabia

  • What is the main airport name in Chennai?

    The main airport name in Chennai is Madras International (Meenambakkam)

Top Flights

Subscribe to our newsletter

Get exclusive flight and hotel deals sent straight to your inbox!


  • Secure payment channels
  • Easy 4-step booking
  • Sleek booking experience

Available now

app storeGoogle Play

Copyrights © 2021 tajawal. All Rights Reserved