Cheap flights from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai from ₹ 15,582

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 18/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
LGW — MAA
29 Feb — 7 Mar1
1 adult
Thu 29/2
Thu 7/3

The best prices from London Gatwick to Chennai are usually found in September or May, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Gatwick (LGW) to Chennai (MAA)

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Gatwick (LGW) to Chennai (MAA). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 24 February 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

₹ 561,132

One-way from

₹ 19,229
High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
From London Gatwick to Chennai
One-way flight from London Gatwick to Chennai

What is the cheapest day to fly return from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai?

Wednesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chennai.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai?

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai from ₹ 64,982 1-2 weeks out and tickets from ₹ 66,722 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Chennai. Flights to Chennai from London Gatwick Airport in September are about ₹ 68,069 on average during September, but can be found for as low as ₹ 39,039.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai (LGW - MAA)?

It’s typically best to fly out from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 39% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Gatwick to Chennai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qatar Airways for the route between Gatwick and Chennai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 481,946 searches. Data last updated 24 February 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest Qatar Airways flights we've come across from London to Chennai. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Tue 7/509:00LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Mon 20/504:05MAA - LGW
1 stop13h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 46,747
Sun 5/509:00LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Wed 5/604:05MAA - LGW
1 stop13h 50mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 47,244
Tue 14/509:00LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Tue 21/504:05MAA - LGW
1 stop13h 50mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 48,073
Sun 10/308:50LGW - MAA
1 stop19h 00mQatar Airways
Wed 27/320:45MAA - LGW
1 stop14h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 50,477
Mon 11/309:55LGW - MAA
1 stop17h 55mQatar Airways
Sat 23/303:45MAA - LGW
1 stop31h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 51,554
Mon 4/309:55LGW - MAA
1 stop17h 55mQatar Airways
Tue 19/303:45MAA - LGW
1 stop31h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 51,720
Thu 25/409:00LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Thu 9/504:05MAA - LGW
1 stop31h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 51,969
Fri 8/309:10LGW - MAA
1 stop18h 40mQatar Airways
Thu 21/303:45MAA - LGW
1 stop14h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 52,052
Sun 21/409:00LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 30mQatar Airways
Tue 7/504:05MAA - LGW
1 stop13h 50mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 52,135

Cheap Emirates flights from Gatwick to Chennai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Emirates for the route between Gatwick and Chennai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 481,946 searches. Data last updated 24 February 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Emirates flights we've found at this time heading from London to Chennai. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Thu 29/213:35LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 10mEmirates
Mon 4/321:40MAA - LGW
1 stop19h 30mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 57,854
Thu 29/213:35LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 10mEmirates
Sun 3/304:50MAA - LGW
1 stop36h 20mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 57,936
Fri 1/313:35LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 10mEmirates
Tue 26/309:45MAA - LGW
1 stop14h 10mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 59,926
Thu 7/309:40LGW - MAA
1 stop17h 05mEmirates
Sun 10/321:40MAA - LGW
1 stop19h 30mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 61,003
Thu 6/621:45LGW - MAA
1 stop18h 15mEmirates
Sun 16/622:00MAA - LGW
1 stop13h 50mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 61,335
Mon 17/610:05LGW - MAA
1 stop12h 05mEmirates
Mon 9/904:00MAA - LGW
1 stop13h 05mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 61,418
Sat 2/320:25LGW - MAA
1 stop18h 15mEmirates
Sat 23/321:40MAA - LGW
1 stop19h 30mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 62,744
Sat 9/309:40LGW - MAA
1 stop17h 05mEmirates
Sat 16/321:40MAA - LGW
1 stop14h 30mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 62,992
Fri 8/313:35LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 10mEmirates
Sun 10/321:40MAA - LGW
1 stop19h 30mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 63,075

Cheap Gatwick to Chennai flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Gatwick to Chennai specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 481,946 searches. Prices were last updated on 24 February 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from London to Chennai in February and March 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Mon 18/321:20LGW - MAA
3 stops41h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 18/405:05MAA - LGW
2 stops23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,095
Sat 9/317:45LGW - MAA
1 stop24h 55mLufthansa
Sat 23/301:50MAA - LGW
1 stop20h 50mLufthansa
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,260
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Tue 12/305:00MAA - LGW
3 stops36h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,758
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
3 stops29h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 11/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,924
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Mon 4/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 45,587
Sat 2/321:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 45,670
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 9/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 45,918
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Fri 8/310:10MAA - LGW
2 stops18h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 46,084
Mon 26/217:55LGW - MAA
1 stop24h 45mLufthansa
Mon 11/301:50MAA - LGW
1 stop14h 00mLufthansa
Deal found 23/2₹ 46,498

Gatwick to Chennai 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Gatwick and Chennai in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 481,946 searches. Data last updated 24 February 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from London to Chennai in February and March 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Thu 25/417:45LGW - MAA
1 stop25h 55mLufthansa
Fri 24/501:50MAA - LGW
1 stop19h 40mLufthansa
Deal found 23/2₹ 43,266
Mon 18/321:20LGW - MAA
3 stops41h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 18/405:05MAA - LGW
2 stops23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,095
Sat 9/317:45LGW - MAA
1 stop24h 55mLufthansa
Sat 23/301:50MAA - LGW
1 stop20h 50mLufthansa
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,260
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Tue 12/305:00MAA - LGW
3 stops36h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,758
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
3 stops29h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 11/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,924
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Mon 4/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 45,587
Sat 2/321:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 45,670
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 9/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 45,918
Mon 26/221:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Fri 8/310:10MAA - LGW
2 stops18h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 46,084

Gatwick to Chennai flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Gatwick to Chennai for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 481,946 searches. Data last updated 24 February 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from London to Chennai. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
Sat 2/321:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 23/310:10MAA - LGW
2 stops28h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 44,758
Sat 2/321:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 45,670
Sat 2/321:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 9/305:00MAA - LGW
2 stops33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 48,985
Thu 29/221:30LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 4/310:10MAA - LGW
2 stops28h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 50,394
Mon 4/309:55LGW - MAA
1 stop17h 55mQatar Airways
Tue 19/303:45MAA - LGW
1 stop31h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 23/2₹ 51,720
Sat 2/321:35LGW - MAA
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 23/322:35MAA - LGW
3 stops22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 54,124
Thu 29/213:35LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 10mEmirates
Mon 4/321:40MAA - LGW
1 stop19h 30mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 57,854
Thu 29/213:35LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 10mEmirates
Sun 3/304:50MAA - LGW
1 stop36h 20mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 57,936
Fri 1/313:35LGW - MAA
1 stop13h 10mEmirates
Tue 26/309:45MAA - LGW
1 stop14h 10mEmirates
Deal found 23/2₹ 59,926

One-way flights to Chennai from Gatwick

Search for one-way flight options from Gatwick to Chennai. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 481,946 searches. Data last updated 24 February 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from London to Chennai can choose from these deals. Users can also find round-trip London to Chennai flights by using the search form above.
Mon 18/308:35LGW - MAA
3 stops41h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 15,582
Tue 19/321:15LGW - MAA
3 stops32h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 17,240
Fri 15/321:20LGW - MAA
3 stops50h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 17,489
Sun 10/307:25LGW - MAA
3 stops39h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 18,566
Sun 10/321:35LGW - MAA
2 stops29h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 19,229
Fri 15/319:20LGW - MAA
2 stops38h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 19,644
Sun 24/321:35LGW - MAA
3 stops55h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 19,975
Wed 13/321:15LGW - MAA
3 stops29h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 20,058
Sun 24/321:35LGW - MAA
3 stops55h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/2₹ 20,141

Find flights from Gatwick to Chennai within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Gatwick to Chennai that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 481,946 searches. Data last updated 24 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

₹ 39,950 - ₹ 73,436

Route

Depart

Return

Price

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Wed 6/3

1 stop31h 20m

Chennai

Mon 18/3

1 stop14h 00m

₹ 39,950

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Thu 25/4

1 stop25h 55m

Chennai

Thu 23/5

1 stop13h 05m

₹ 42,271

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Mon 25/3

1 stop31h 20m

Chennai

Tue 23/4

1 stop19h 40m

₹ 42,437

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Mon 18/3

3 stops41h 00m

Chennai

Thu 18/4

2 stops23h 00m

₹ 44,095

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Tue 7/5

1 stop13h 30m

Chennai

Mon 20/5

1 stop13h 45m

₹ 46,747

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Wed 8/5

2 stops18h 40m

Chennai

Fri 24/5

2 stops17h 30m

₹ 56,942

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Wed 6/3

1 stop17h 05m

Chennai

Tue 19/3

1 stop14h 30m

₹ 57,936

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Sun 5/5

2 stops56h 55m

Chennai

Tue 4/6

1 stop32h 20m

₹ 71,032

London GatwickChennai

LGW - MAA

LGWMAA

London Gatwick

Sat 20/4

2 stops33h 35m

Chennai

Sun 19/5

2 stops29h 05m

₹ 73,436

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 23/2

When is the best time to book a flight from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Gatwick to Chennai. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai is 51 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Gatwick to Chennai. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their London Gatwick Airport to Chennai flight should consider departing on Monday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Chennai by month

Plan your trip from Gatwick to Chennai by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Gatwick to Chennai is currently ₹ 18,658 while a return flight costs ₹ 52,761. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai (average of ₹ 82). Flying from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai in June is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 117). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

₹ 9,034

February

₹ 8,537

March

₹ 6,797

April

₹ 7,708

May

₹ 7,460

June

₹ 9,698

July

₹ 8,040

August

₹ 8,123

September

₹ 8,288

October

₹ 8,786

November

₹ 9,034

December

₹ 9,698

Temperature and rainfall in Chennai by month

Plan your trip to Chennai by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MAA

Temperature

25 - 33 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Chennai

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Chennai. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Chennai. Reviews last updated 24 February 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Qatar Airways, Emirates and Air India from London to Chennai have to say. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.2
Very Good
4,331 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

All in all I enjoyed my experience and definitely flying with you again

8.2
Very Good
4,331 reviews
8.2
Very Good
4,331 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

All in all I enjoyed my experience and definitely flying with you again

7.9
Good
2,261 reviews
8.2
Very Good
4,331 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

All in all I enjoyed my experience and definitely flying with you again

7.8
Good
4,669 reviews
8.2
Very Good
4,331 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

All in all I enjoyed my experience and definitely flying with you again

7.5
Good
4,000 reviews
8.2
Very Good
4,331 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

All in all I enjoyed my experience and definitely flying with you again

7.4
Good
831 reviews
8.2
Very Good
4,331 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

All in all I enjoyed my experience and definitely flying with you again

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Gatwick to Chennai. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Chennai from London Gatwick?

For a flight from London Gatwick to Chennai, you will be flying into Chennai. Chennai (MAA) is just 16.5 km from the centre vof the city. Chennai is the only Chennai airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from London Gatwick per day. 2 airlines have flights to Chennai from London Gatwick on a regular basis.

Can I find flights from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai for under ₹ 40,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai for under ₹ 40,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just ₹ 39,950, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 47,161.

Are there last-minute flights available from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai for under ₹ 44,800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai within the next 7 days for less than ₹ 44,800.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai round-trip?

Lufthansa, at ₹ 39,950, was found to be the cheapest airline from London Gatwick Airport to Chennai. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Qatar Airways. Lufthansa is priced at 44% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What does LGW to MAA mean?

London Gatwick Airport is LGW and Chennai Airport is MAA. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

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