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Cheap flights from Sydney to Chennai from ₹ 24,934

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 7/7. 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.
SYD — MAA
8 Mar — 15 Mar1
1 adult
Fri 8/3
Fri 15/3

The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Chennai are usually found in August or May, booked 88 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Sydney to Chennai

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Sydney (SYD) 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 3 March 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

August

Round-trip from

₹ 560,503

One-way from

₹ 38,271
High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Chennai
One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Chennai

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to Chennai?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Sunday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Chennai?

To save on the cost of your flight from Sydney to Chennai, book at least 56 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 30% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from ₹ 75,217 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as ₹ 93,773.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Chennai?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chennai from Sydney. Prices for August average ₹ 72,394 per person but you can even find prices for as low as ₹ 46,721. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 53% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Chennai (SYD - MAA)?

It’s optimal to fly from Sydney to Chennai at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 35% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Scoot flights from Sydney to Chennai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Scoot for the route between Sydney 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 530,532 searches. Data last updated 3 March 2024.
Find some of the cheapest Scoot flights travelling from Sydney to Chennai. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Fri 3/512:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mScoot
Mon 13/500:35MAA - SYD
1 stop14h 40mScoot
Deal found 1/3₹ 35,703
Tue 6/812:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mScoot
Sun 11/800:35MAA - SYD
1 stop14h 40mScoot
Deal found 2/3₹ 41,833
Wed 10/712:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mScoot
Thu 18/700:35MAA - SYD
1 stop30h 30mScoot
Deal found 2/3₹ 53,099
Tue 16/412:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mScoot
Fri 26/400:35MAA - SYD
1 stop30h 30mScoot
Deal found 2/3₹ 65,939
Thu 21/314:00SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 20mScoot
Sat 30/300:35MAA - SYD
1 stop30h 30mScoot
Deal found 2/3₹ 109,761

Cheap Cathay Pacific flights from Sydney to Chennai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Cathay Pacific for the route between Sydney 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 530,532 searches. Data last updated 3 March 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Cathay Pacific flights we've found from Sydney to Chennai. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Tue 19/308:50SYD - MAA
1 stop21h 40mCathay Pacific
Tue 2/401:40MAA - SYD
1 stop26h 35mCathay Pacific
Deal found 1/3₹ 56,081
Thu 2/507:35SYD - MAA
1 stop21h 10mCathay Pacific
Tue 14/501:40MAA - SYD
1 stop26h 35mCathay Pacific
Deal found 1/3₹ 58,318
Thu 4/411:05SYD - MAA
1 stop18h 40mCathay Pacific
Thu 25/401:40MAA - SYD
2 stops25h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 1/3₹ 66,602
Mon 1/422:20SYD - MAA
1 stop31h 25mCathay Pacific
Thu 25/401:40MAA - SYD
2 stops25h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 1/3₹ 69,004
Wed 3/415:00SYD - MAA
2 stops38h 45mCathay Pacific
Thu 25/401:40MAA - SYD
2 stops25h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 1/3₹ 77,205
Tue 9/707:35SYD - MAA
1 stop21h 10mCathay Pacific
Thu 18/701:40MAA - SYD
1 stop26h 35mCathay Pacific
Deal found 2/3₹ 84,992

Cheap Sydney to Chennai flights in March & April 2024

Find cheap flight options from Sydney to Chennai specifically for the months of March and April 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 530,532 searches. Prices were last updated on 3 March 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Sydney to Chennai in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mon 4/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 17/308:05MAA - SYD
1 stop20h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 40,591
Mon 4/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/300:35MAA - SYD
1 stop14h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 41,502
Thu 21/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 31/308:15MAA - SYD
1 stop19h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 41,668
Thu 21/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/300:35MAA - SYD
1 stop30h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 44,401
Mon 4/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 17/318:40MAA - SYD
2 stops20h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 45,395
Mon 4/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 17/323:45MAA - SYD
3 stops39h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 46,638
Thu 21/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 31/323:45MAA - SYD
2 stops27h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 48,460
Tue 19/322:00SYD - MAA
1 stop31h 10mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/408:15MAA - SYD
2 stops21h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 1/3₹ 49,206
Thu 21/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/300:35MAA - SYD
2 stops26h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 49,620

Sydney to Chennai 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Sydney and Chennai in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 530,532 searches. Data last updated 3 March 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Sydney to Chennai in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Fri 3/512:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mScoot
Mon 13/500:35MAA - SYD
1 stop14h 40mScoot
Deal found 1/3₹ 35,703
Tue 30/412:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 13/523:45MAA - SYD
1 stop15h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 1/3₹ 38,685
Mon 6/512:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 13/523:45MAA - SYD
1 stop15h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 1/3₹ 39,680
Mon 4/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 17/308:05MAA - SYD
1 stop20h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 40,591
Thu 2/520:45SYD - MAA
1 stop18h 20mMultiple Airlines
Mon 13/523:45MAA - SYD
1 stop15h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 1/3₹ 41,419
Mon 4/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/300:35MAA - SYD
1 stop14h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 41,502
Thu 21/311:20SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 31/308:15MAA - SYD
1 stop19h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 41,668
Tue 6/812:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mScoot
Sun 11/800:35MAA - SYD
1 stop14h 40mScoot
Deal found 2/3₹ 41,833
Sat 4/512:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 13/523:45MAA - SYD
1 stop15h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 1/3₹ 41,916

One-way flights to Chennai from Sydney

Search for one-way flight options from Sydney 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 530,532 searches. Data last updated 3 March 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Sydney to Chennai, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Sydney to Chennai instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Sun 7/709:45SYD - MAA
1 stop17h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 24,934
Tue 9/721:15SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 27,088
Wed 3/712:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mScoot
Deal found 2/3₹ 28,414
Thu 28/311:20SYD - MAA
2 stops31h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 29,159
Sat 6/712:35SYD - MAA
1 stop15h 45mScoot
Deal found 2/3₹ 29,656
Thu 11/406:25SYD - MAA
2 stops45h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 3/3₹ 29,822
Thu 28/311:20SYD - MAA
3 stops35h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 30,484
Sat 6/721:15SYD - MAA
2 stops40h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/3₹ 31,064
Thu 11/407:35SYD - MAA
1 stop21h 10mCathay Pacific
Deal found 3/3₹ 31,893

Find flights from Sydney to Chennai within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Sydney 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 530,532 searches. Data last updated 3 March 2024.

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₹ 35,703 - ₹ 74,057

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Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 3/5

1 stop15h 45m

Chennai

Mon 13/5

1 stop14h 40m

₹ 35,703

Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 30/4

1 stop15h 35m

Chennai

Mon 13/5

1 stop15h 45m

₹ 38,685

Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 6/5

1 stop15h 45m

Chennai

Mon 13/5

1 stop15h 45m

₹ 39,680

Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 6/8

1 stop15h 45m

Chennai

Sun 11/8

1 stop14h 40m

₹ 41,833

Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 19/3

1 stop21h 40m

Chennai

Tue 2/4

1 stop26h 35m

₹ 56,081

Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 3/5

1 stop37h 55m

Chennai

Tue 14/5

2 stops42h 35m

₹ 59,312

Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 5/5

1 stop19h 45m

Chennai

Wed 15/5

1 stop19h 25m

₹ 60,058

Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Thu 2/5

1 stop17h 05m

Chennai

Mon 6/5

1 stop17h 45m

₹ 62,626

Sydney Kingsford SmithChennai

SYD - MAA

SYDMAA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 3/5

2 stops39h 20m

Chennai

Tue 14/5

2 stops38h 50m

₹ 74,057

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When is the best time to book a flight from Sydney to Chennai?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Sydney to Chennai. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Sydney to Chennai may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 88 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Chennai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Sydney to Chennai. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Sydney to Chennai flight should consider departing on Tuesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday evenings 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 Sydney to Chennai by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Sydney to Chennai is currently ₹ 29,168 while a return flight costs ₹ 52,004. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Sydney to Chennai (average of ₹ 82). Flying from Sydney to Chennai in June is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 118). 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

₹ 9,029

February

₹ 8,450

March

₹ 6,793

April

₹ 7,704

May

₹ 7,538

June

₹ 9,775

July

₹ 8,035

August

₹ 8,118

September

₹ 8,284

October

₹ 8,781

November

₹ 9,029

December

₹ 9,692

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 3 March 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Scoot, Cathay Pacific and Malaysia Airlines from Sydney to Chennai by reading reviews from past customers. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.4
Very Good
1,476 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

It was good, the biggest reason I chose Japan Airlines was the fact that if you have trouble with English or Japanese they can accommodate both to make sure that you have all the correct information you need to start your journey on the right foot.

8.4
Very Good
1,476 reviews
8.4
Very Good
1,476 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

It was good, the biggest reason I chose Japan Airlines was the fact that if you have trouble with English or Japanese they can accommodate both to make sure that you have all the correct information you need to start your journey on the right foot.

8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews
8.4
Very Good
1,476 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

It was good, the biggest reason I chose Japan Airlines was the fact that if you have trouble with English or Japanese they can accommodate both to make sure that you have all the correct information you need to start your journey on the right foot.

8.1
Very Good
630 reviews
8.4
Very Good
1,476 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

It was good, the biggest reason I chose Japan Airlines was the fact that if you have trouble with English or Japanese they can accommodate both to make sure that you have all the correct information you need to start your journey on the right foot.

7.8
Good
1,326 reviews
8.4
Very Good
1,476 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

It was good, the biggest reason I chose Japan Airlines was the fact that if you have trouble with English or Japanese they can accommodate both to make sure that you have all the correct information you need to start your journey on the right foot.

7.8
Good
1,106 reviews
8.4
Very Good
1,476 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

It was good, the biggest reason I chose Japan Airlines was the fact that if you have trouble with English or Japanese they can accommodate both to make sure that you have all the correct information you need to start your journey on the right foot.

Related info for your journey

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Can I find flights from Sydney to Chennai for under ₹ 35,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Chennai for under ₹ 35,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Scoot for just ₹ 35,703, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 42,496.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Sydney to Chennai round-trip?

According to our current data, Scoot (₹ 35,703), offers the cheapest pricing from Sydney to Chennai. This flight start at 50% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Chennai one-way?

₹ 28,414 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Scoot. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Cathay Pacific and Thai Airways, with prices starting from ₹ 31,893 and ₹ 180,090, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Sydney to Chennai?

What does SYD to MAA mean?

Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is SYD 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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Top 4 airlines flying from Sydney to Chennai

Discover the top 4 airlines that operate flights from Sydney to Chennai. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 530,532 searches. Data last updated 3 March 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
ScootCheapest₹ 39,888Average₹ 62,057FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Air IndiaCheapest₹ 48,880Average₹ 60,756FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapest₹ 52,001Average₹ 65,793FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest₹ 57,974Average₹ 85,521FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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