Cheap flights from Madurai to Chennai

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Flight information Madurai to Chennai

Cheapest return price last month

₹ 3,249

Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 419 kilometres

0h 40min


1 airport

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Chennai: Chennai.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Madurai to Chennai is ₹ 3,249. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
0h 40min is the average flight time from Madurai to Chennai.
There are 5 airlines who fly direct from Madurai to Chennai.
There are 88 flights per week flying from Madurai to Chennai, as of August.

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

  • The price table above shows the lowest 2-way flight prices from Madurai to Chennai for each month. Clicking on the price will take you to a calendar view to choose specific dates as per your itinerary.
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What you need to know before flying from Madurai to Chennai?

Airport information


Madurai International Airport (IXM)

Madurai Airport, Avaniyapuram, Madurai –625022, India


Chennai Meenambakkam International Airport (MAA)

Chennai 600027, Tamil Nadu, India

Getting to Madurai airport

  • Madurai International Airport lies 13 km to the north of Madurai’s city centre.
  • Travellers can book prepaid taxis via taxi apps or hire metered rickshaws or taxis.
  • They can also take the public bus service 10A from the Periyar bus station to the airport.

Travelling from Chennai airport

  • Chennai Meenambakkam Airport is located 20 km to the southwest of the city centre on NH 45 (a.k.a. GST road).
  • Travellers can get to Chennai city and the surrounding towns by booking prepaid taxis or metered taxis or rickshaws. However, they should know that drivers don’t adhere to the meter and will haggle.
  • Those who want to take the train need to walk to Meenambakkam / Tirusulam railway station and catch a train on the Tambaram – Beach line.
  • Travellers can also rent cars if they want to drive around. See here.

Facilities at Madurai and Chennai airports

  • Chennai Meenambakkam Airport has free Wi-Fi, business lounges and conference rooms, duty-free shopping spaces, restaurants and cafes, ATMs and banks, money changing services, and 24x7 medical aid.
  • Madurai airport has free Wi-Fi, shopping spaces, gift shops, restaurants and cafes, ATMs and banks, forex and money changing services, and lounges for travellers.

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

The minimum flight time from Madurai to Chennai is 1hour, nonstop. Travellers can take rest or read about Chennai in the in-flight magazines.

Weather in Chennai

Since Chennai is generally a hot and humid city, the best time to visit the city is between November and February. The humidity and rains are less and temperatures are between 18 and 25 degrees Celsius.

Cost of living in Chennai

A taxi ride (1 km) costs INR 12-20, while a one-way local transport bus ticket costs INR 15. A budget meal for one costs around INR 100 while a meal for two at a mid-range restaurant costs around INR 500-550.

Mode of payments accepted in Chennai

Travellers should carry cash to pay for food, shopping at local markets, and transportation. Hotels, upscale restaurants and shops accept credit cards and ATMs accept all debit cards.

Best places for your first meal in Chennai

Traditional south Indian delicacies are Chennai’s star attraction and cuisine, with rice and rasam, dosa, idli and medu vadai being popular dishes. Restaurants in areas such as Nungambakkam and Egmore serve the choicest of traditional, local and international cuisine.

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Documents required to travel from Madurai to Chennai

Passengers travelling from Madurai to Chennai must carry any one of the identity card listed below

  • Valid Passport
  • Pan card
  • Valid driving license
  • Election photo identification card
  • In case of children, their school identification card or any other photo identification proof
  • In case of infants, a valid birth certificate

Major airlines that operate from Madurai to Chennai

IndiGo, SpiceJet, Alliance Air, Jet Airways, GoAir, Air India Express, Air India, JetKonnect

FAQ on Flights from Madurai to Chennai

  • Q1: How can I book cheap Madurai 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 Madurai to Chennai?
    A: Check the bar chart at the top to find the cheapest month to fly from Madurai 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 Madurai to Chennai?
    A: It's always safe to travel with a travel insurance.
  • Q5: Should I opt for on board food while travelling from Madurai to Chennai?
    A: Its suggested to opt for on board meals while flying to Chennai.
  • Q6: What is the check in luggage limit in Madurai to Chennai flights?
    A: Generally, 15 kg is the allowed baggage limit for an economy class passenger flying from Madurai 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 Madurai to Chennai flights?
    A: 7 to 10 kg is the allowed hand luggage limit while flying from Madurai 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 Madurai?
    A: Web check-in confirms your travel while flying from Maduraiand saves your time at the check-in counter.
  • Q9: How can I change my Madurai 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 Madurai 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.