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Chennai (MAA) to Istanbul (IST)

All the information you need to plan the best MAA to IST flight in 2021: compare Chennai to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Chennai to Istanbul?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 30% on the overall cost on flights from Chennai to Istanbul.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 11% by booking at least 45 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Chennai to Istanbul within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at ₹ 33,553.

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

February can be a great time to fly to Istanbul from Chennai with a flight ticket averaging about ₹ 28,897. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as ₹ 21,873. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of October.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Istanbul (MAA - TR5)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chennai to Istanbul at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 31% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Chennai to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Chennai found for this year
5 Dec - 8 Dec
₹ 52,376pp
MAA
Chennai
flydubai
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
flydubai
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
5 Dec - 8 Dec
₹ 52,525pp
MAA
Chennai
flydubai
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
flydubai
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
18 Nov - 21 Nov
₹ 64,726pp
MAA
Chennai
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai

One-way flights to Istanbul from Chennai

The cheapest one-way flights from Chennai to Istanbul
00:20 - 10:15
Air Arabia
1 stop
12h 25m
MAA - IST
Air Arabia
₹ 23,882
Air Arabia
19:55 - 11:40
flydubai
1 stop
18h 15m
MAA - IST
flydubai
₹ 26,486
Bravofly
23:30 - 09:35
Jazeera Airways
1 stop
12h 35m
MAA - IST
Jazeera Airways
₹ 30,652
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Flight FAQs

From Chennai to Istanbul

What airport do you fly from for flights from Chennai to Istanbul?

Chennai (MAA) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Chennai to Istanbul. You should not have trouble finding flights to Istanbul from Chennai; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Istanbul per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 8 airlines have flights from the Chennai airport to Istanbul. It is only a 16.5 km journey to Chennai (MAA) from Chennai’s city centre.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chennai to Istanbul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Chennai to Istanbul. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chennai to Istanbul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like IndiGo, Oman Air, and Emirates flying from Chennai to Istanbul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Chennai to Istanbul for under ₹ 59,518 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Istanbul for under ₹ 59,518. The cheapest flight booked recently is on flydubai for just ₹ 52,376, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 146,414.

Are there direct flights from Chennai to Istanbul for under ₹ 52,078 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Chennai to Istanbul, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Chennai weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 38 °C on average in the month of May. The temperature in Istanbul is typically colder than in Chennai. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Chennai to Istanbul?

Qatar Airways, Emirates, and flydubai can get you from Chennai to Istanbul in just under 10h 55m. Your travel time can differ by up to 10h 50m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Chennai to Istanbul return?

Currently priced at ₹ 52,376, flydubai will fly you from Chennai to Istanbul and back. In addition to flydubai, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Lufthansa and Oman Air - these airlines can fly you to your destination from ₹ 64,726 and ₹ 74,472, respectively.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as ₹ 20,906 on Air Arabia. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include flydubai from ₹ 26,485 and Jazeera Airways from ₹ 30,652 one-way.

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chennai to Istanbul.
Today's exchange rate
₹ 1 = ₺ 0.12
Average temperature for July in Istanbul
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Istanbul
31.0 mm

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Top 6 airlines flying from Chennai to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Chennai to Istanbul choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
IndiGo
₹ 392 ₹ 496 No cancel fee 80%
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SAUDIA
₹ 485 ₹ 514 No cancel fee 86%
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Oman Air
₹ 444 ₹ 557 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Oman Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Gulf Air
₹ 449 ₹ 583 No cancel fee 67%
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Etihad Airways
₹ 653 ₹ 740 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
₹ 671 ₹ 822 No cancel fee 75%
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