Cheap flights from Chennai to Dubai

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Flight information Chennai to Dubai

Cheapest return price last month

₹ 14,106

Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 2938 kilometres

3h 55min

Most popular airline last month


Dubai, Dubai Al Maktoum International, Dubai Creek SPB and Jebel Ali SPB

4 airports

Frequently asked questions

There are 4 airports in Dubai: Dubai, Dubai Al Maktoum International, Dubai Creek SPB, and Jebel Ali SPB.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Chennai to Dubai is ₹ 14,106. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
3h 55min is the average flight time from Chennai to Dubai.
There are 4 airlines who fly direct from Chennai to Dubai.
As of September, there are 40 flights per week flying from Chennai to Dubai.

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What you need to know before flying from Chennai to Dubai?

Airport information


Chennai (Madras) Airport (MAA)

GST Road, Meenambakkam, Chennai 600027, Tamil Nadu, India


Al Maktoum International Airport – Dubai World Central (DWC)

Dubai World Central, Emirates Rd, Dubai - United Arab Emirates


Dubai International Airport (DXB)

PO Box 2525,Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Getting to Chennai airport

  • Chennai Airport is less than 10 km from the city centre.
  • The suburban train station is located right outside the airport, which provides connectivity to the city every 20-40 minutes. Buses are also available.
  • Taxis are available to get to the airport as well.

Travelling from Dubai airport

  • There are airport shuttle services, taxis, and day and night buses that ferry travellers from the airports into Dubai.
  • The Dubai Metro Red Line also has stops at the airports as part of the route.
  • Skyscanner’s car hire page has information for travellers wishing to rent a car to drive around.

Facilities at Chennai and Dubai airports

  • Chennai airport has ATMs and money exchange counters for travellers to avail of. Dining options like cafes and restaurants, and shopping options including duty free, as well as a spa, medical assistance, and childcare rooms are available.
  • Both Dubai airports provide free Wi-Fi which is said to be the world’s fastest airport Wi-Fi. They also have quite a range of shopping options including duty-free, and a range of dining options and are known for their cafes. In addition, banking and currency exchange services are available at the airports. There are also children’s play areas, baby care rooms, complimentary shower facilities, smoking lounges, and prayer rooms.

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

Flying from Chennai to Dubai on a direct flight will be around a 4 hour journey, with connecting flights adding an hour or more to the journey. Travellers can spend the flight watching the in-flight entertainment options, taking a nap, or reading up here on the facilities offered at Dubai airport.

Time difference

There is a one and a half hour time difference, with Chennai being ahead of Dubai.


Weather in Dubai

Dubai has a tropical desert climate, making it high on humidity, and summer is extremely hot with temperatures running well above 40 Degrees Celsius. November to February will be cooler, with temperatures around 26 to 31 degrees Celsius.


Exchange rate

1 Dirham (AED) is equal to approximately 17Rupees (INR). For more info click here.

Cost of living in Dubai

A Shawarma meal will cost around 4 Dirhams, while a sit down meal can be expensive, but Indian restaurants generally offer a meal for two at around 20 Dirhams. A ticket for the subway or city bus will cost a traveller upwards of .5 Dirhams, and a 3 km taxi ride will run about 3 Dirhams.

Mode of payments accepted in Dubai

Credit and debit cards will be accepted in all the shopping centres and malls. For street food and travel, keep local currency on hand.

Best places for your first meal in Dubai

Shawarmas are a must-eat item and easily and cheaply available throughout the day. Dubai has some great desserts that visitors to the city would want to indulge in – see the Skyscanner blog for more on these dishes.

Information and data provided on this page is correct as of April 27th, 2017.


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