Cheap flights from Kolkata to Chennai

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Flight information Kolkata to Chennai

Cheapest return price last month

₹ 6,504

Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 1386 kilometres

2h 15min


1 airport

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Chennai: Chennai.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Kolkata to Chennai is ₹ 6,504. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
2h 15min is the average flight time from Kolkata to Chennai.
There are 6 airlines who fly direct from Kolkata to Chennai.
There are 106 flights per week flying from Kolkata to Chennai, as of August.

How to compare and get the best flights from Kolkata to Chennai?

Booking cheap flight tickets after a thorough comparison of dates is an easy feat.

  • The bar chart above details the cheapest price for Kolkata to Chennai flights for different months. Mouse-over the bars to see the least expensive prices for each month. Zero in on the month you wish to travel and you will be directed to the chart view / calendar to choose your specific dates.

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What you need to know before flying from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Chennai (Madras)?

Airport information from Kolkata to Chennai


Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU )

Jessore Rd, Dum Dum,

Kolkata, West Bengal 700052



Chennai International Airport (MAA)

Chennai 600027,


Getting to Kolkata Airport

  • Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International airport has 2 terminals. Terminal 1 caters to Domestic travel and Terminal 2 is for both domestic as well as international travels.

  • The Kolkata Airport can be accessed via road. There are bus services as well as taxis to the airport.

Travelling from Chennai Airport

  • All Domestic flights from Chennai International Airport take off and land at Terminal 1.

  • From Terminal 1, Chennai city can be accessed by road via NH45 or by train at the Tirusulam Railway station which is right next to the terminal.

  • Most popular and trusted modes of transportation are the App based cabs as well as radio cabs. Click here if you want to hire a car from Chennai airport.

Facilities at Kolkata and Chennai Airports

  • Kolkata airport has VIP lounges as well as Premium lounges. There are plenty of dining options that are open 24 hrs. The airport has a small hotel within its premises. The airport also has FOREX counters, internet cafés and a shopping area.

  • Chennai International Airport has 2 lounges with free Wi-Fi in the domestic terminal. The terminals also have a paid Wi-Fi service, a business centre, food court, FOREX services, ATMs and a shopping area with a duty free shop.

Tips on how to make the best out of your flight journey from Kolkata to Chennai

The average flight time from Kolkata to Chennai is 2hrs 10mins. Travellers can use this time to catch up on their sleep. Most flights do not have in-flight entertainment but the in-flight magazines are choc a bloc with information on destinations.

Weather in Chennai

Chennai summers can go up to 40 degrees Celsius while the winter lows go to about 19 degrees Celsius. Humidity is generally high throughout the year ranging from 60 to 78. The monsoons generally arrive at mid-October and last till mid-December.

Click here to know more about what to do in Chennai.

Cost of Living in Chennai

A taxi from the airport to the city can cost anywhere between INR 350 – 500 (USD 5.22 – 7.46). Budget meals cost less than INR 100 (USD 1.49) and exquisite gourmet experiences cost around INR 4,200 (USD 62.66)

Mode of payments accepted in Chennai

All establishments accept only Indian Rupees while most shops will accept both credit and debit cards of all major banks.

Best places for your first meal in Chennai

T Nagar is one of Chennai’s more densely populated areas. The food here is exemplary. It encases all types of cuisines native to Tamil Nadu as well as popular cuisines of India. You can also head to Sowcarpet to taste the street food or head to the beach for some amazing seafood.

Note:Information and data provided on this page is correct as of May 25th, 2016

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FAQ on Flights from Kolkata to Chennai

  • Q1: How can I book cheap Kolkata to Chennai flight tickets online?
    A: Use Skyscanner's flight search above and fill in your travel dates and click on "Search Flights". You can now choose the desired flight to Chennai from the list.
  • Q2: How Skyscanner is different from online travel agents?
    A: Skyscanner search engine pulls flight prices from all the major airlines and online travel agents like MakeMytrip,ClearTrip, Yatra, Goibibo etc., Hence you don’t have to check multiple websites to find the best price. Once you find your cheap flights & click to select, we link you directly to the airline or travel agent. No hidden charges, no added fees.
  • Q3: Which is the cheapest month to book flights from Kolkata to Chennai?
    A: Check the bar chart at the top to find the cheapest month to fly from Kolkata to Chennai. The chart is based on the next 12 months price data we have.
  • Q4: Should I opt for a travel insurance while flying from of Kolkata to Chennai?
    A: It's always safe to travel with a travel insurance.
  • Q5: Should I opt for on board food while travelling from Kolkata to Chennai?
    A: Its suggested to opt for on board meals while flying to Chennai.
  • Q6: What is the check in luggage limit in Kolkata to Chennai flights?
    A: Generally, 15 kg is the allowed baggage limit for an economy class passenger flying from Kolkata to Chennai. Its advised to check your baggage limit that is printed on your ticket as it varies from airline to airline.
  • Q7: What is the hand baggage limit in Kolkata to Chennai flights?
    A: 7 to 10 kg is the allowed hand luggage limit while flying from Kolkata to Chennai. For most recent updates on the hand luggage weight, contact respective airlines.
  • Q8: What is the advantage of doing a web check in while flying from Kolkata?
    A: Web check-in confirms your travel while flying from Kolkataand saves your time at the check-in counter.
  • Q9: How can I change my Kolkata to Chennai travel dates after booking?
    A: Before check-in, the respective flight operator will allow you to change your travel dates. Generally, its chargeable based on the rescheduled date. It is recommended to contact respective airlines to know about the charges.
  • Q10: How do I subscribe for Skyscanner's price alerts for cheap fares from Kolkata to Chennai?
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Information and Data provided on this page is correct as of Sep 15th, 2017

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.