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Cheap flights from Chennai to Istanbul from ₹ 20,329

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 3/5. 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.
MAA — IST
30 Apr — 7 May1
1 adult
Tue 30/4
Tue 7/5

The best prices from Chennai to Istanbul are usually found in March or February, booked 62 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Sunday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Chennai to Istanbul

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Chennai (MAA) to Istanbul (TR5). 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 25 April 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

March

Round-trip from

₹ 42,953

One-way from

₹ 20,329
High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
From Chennai to Istanbul
One-way flight from Chennai to Istanbul

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

Flying to your destination on a Tuesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Istanbul. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 53 days in advance to save up to 57% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 53 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chennai to Istanbul 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as ₹ 53,321, or ₹ 58,153 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

March can be a great time to fly to Istanbul from Chennai with a flight ticket averaging about ₹ 55,619. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as ₹ 39,991. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Chennai to Istanbul by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap IndiGo flights from Chennai to Istanbul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by IndiGo for the route between Chennai and Istanbul. 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 407,992 searches. Data last updated 25 April 2024.
Consider these cheap IndiGo flights we've found departing from Chennai to Istanbul. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Wed 22/515:55MAA - IST
1 stop21h 50mIndiGo
Sun 26/520:20IST - MAA
1 stop11h 05mIndiGo
Deal found 23/4₹ 44,906
Thu 29/812:45MAA - IST
1 stop24h 40mIndiGo
Tue 3/920:00IST - MAA
1 stop17h 35mIndiGo
Deal found 23/4₹ 45,489

Cheap Gulf Air flights from Chennai to Istanbul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Gulf Air for the route between Chennai and Istanbul. 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 407,992 searches. Data last updated 25 April 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Gulf Air flights we've found from Chennai to Istanbul. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.
Sat 18/506:00MAA - IST
1 stop10h 20mGulf Air
Sat 25/506:45IST - MAA
1 stop19h 55mGulf Air
Deal found 23/4₹ 49,322
Sat 4/521:35MAA - IST
1 stop18h 45mGulf Air
Sat 1/606:45IST - MAA
1 stop11h 35mGulf Air
Deal found 23/4₹ 63,069
Tue 1/1006:00MAA - IST
1 stop10h 20mGulf Air
Sun 6/1006:45IST - MAA
1 stop11h 35mGulf Air
Deal found 23/4₹ 159,130

Cheap Chennai to Istanbul flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Chennai to Istanbul specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 407,992 searches. Prices were last updated on 25 April 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Chennai to Istanbul in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Sat 4/522:45MAA - SAW
1 stop18h 00mMultiple Airlines
Mon 27/500:20SAW - MAA
2 stops30h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 42,157
Fri 3/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/515:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 44,990
Fri 3/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 29/522:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 45,156
Sat 4/522:45MAA - SAW
1 stop18h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 30/522:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 45,323
Sat 4/522:45MAA - SAW
1 stop18h 00mMultiple Airlines
Wed 29/522:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 45,489
Sat 4/522:45MAA - IST
1 stop16h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/520:20IST - MAA
1 stop14h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 47,072
Thu 2/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/515:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 47,322
Thu 2/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 29/522:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 47,572
Wed 1/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/515:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 47,739

Chennai to Istanbul 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Chennai and Istanbul in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 407,992 searches. Data last updated 25 April 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Chennai to Istanbul in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Sat 4/522:45MAA - SAW
1 stop18h 00mMultiple Airlines
Mon 27/500:20SAW - MAA
2 stops30h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 42,157
Fri 3/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/515:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 44,990
Fri 3/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 29/522:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 45,156
Sat 4/522:45MAA - SAW
1 stop18h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 30/522:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 45,323
Sat 4/522:45MAA - SAW
1 stop18h 00mMultiple Airlines
Wed 29/522:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 45,489
Sat 4/522:45MAA - IST
1 stop16h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/520:20IST - MAA
1 stop14h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 47,072
Thu 2/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/515:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 47,322
Thu 2/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 29/522:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 47,572
Wed 1/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/515:00SAW - MAA
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/4₹ 47,739

One-way flights to Istanbul from Chennai

Search for one-way flight options from Chennai to Istanbul. 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 407,992 searches. Data last updated 25 April 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Chennai to Istanbul. Those needing a return flight from Chennai to Istanbul can use the search form above.
Fri 3/504:10MAA - SAW
2 stops53h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/4₹ 20,329
Fri 3/510:15MAA - IST
2 stops29h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/4₹ 22,245
Fri 3/518:50MAA - SAW
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/4₹ 22,828
Fri 3/518:50MAA - IST
1 stop20h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/4₹ 24,744
Fri 3/509:35MAA - SAW
3 stops23h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/4₹ 28,243
Fri 3/505:05MAA - IST
3 stops33h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/4₹ 31,243
Thu 2/501:10MAA - IST
2 stops14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/4₹ 36,242
Thu 2/501:10MAA - SAW
2 stops15h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/4₹ 45,406
Thu 2/502:30MAA - IST
1 stop28h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 24/4₹ 50,655

Find flights from Chennai to Istanbul within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Chennai to Istanbul 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 407,992 searches. Data last updated 25 April 2024.

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Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

₹ 42,657 - ₹ 76,566

Route

Depart

Return

Price

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Sat 4/5

1 stop16h 40m

Istanbul

Tue 28/5

2 stops16h 25m

₹ 42,657

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Sat 4/5

1 stop16h 40m

Istanbul

Tue 28/5

1 stop13h 40m

₹ 43,490

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Wed 22/5

1 stop21h 50m

Istanbul

Sun 26/5

1 stop11h 05m

₹ 44,906

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Thu 29/8

1 stop24h 40m

Istanbul

Tue 3/9

1 stop17h 35m

₹ 45,489

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Sat 18/5

1 stop10h 20m

Istanbul

Sat 25/5

1 stop19h 55m

₹ 49,322

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Tue 21/5

1 stop12h 55m

Istanbul

Sun 26/5

1 stop15h 25m

₹ 50,238

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Wed 22/5

1 stop29h 55m

Istanbul

Sat 25/5

1 stop28h 00m

₹ 50,988

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Sat 18/5

1 stop10h 35m

Istanbul

Fri 24/5

1 stop15h 50m

₹ 62,402

ChennaiIstanbul

MAA - IST

MAAIST

Chennai

Sat 18/5

2 stops23h 45m

Istanbul

Sat 25/5

2 stops21h 50m

₹ 76,566

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 23/4

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Chennai to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Chennai to Istanbul may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 62 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 Chennai to Istanbul?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Chennai to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on 21 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Chennai to Istanbul flight should consider departing on Saturday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday 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 Istanbul by month

Plan your trip from Chennai to Istanbul by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Chennai to Istanbul is currently ₹ 31,326 while a return flight costs ₹ 51,784. Price data was last updated on 21 April 2024.

Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Chennai to Istanbul (average of ₹ 516). Flying from Chennai to Istanbul in December is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 597). 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

₹ 46,739

February

₹ 43,573

March

₹ 43,657

April

₹ 44,573

May

₹ 43,823

June

₹ 47,989

July

₹ 46,323

August

₹ 48,322

September

₹ 44,156

October

₹ 45,239

November

₹ 42,990

December

₹ 49,738

Temperature and rainfall in Istanbul by month

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

IST

Temperature

5 - 23 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Istanbul

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Istanbul. 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 Istanbul. Reviews last updated 25 April 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown IndiGo, Gulf Air and Oman Air from Chennai to Istanbul. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very Good
4,068 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Airplane staff were very rude. They didn’t help parents with kids and were not even considerate.

8.1
Very Good
4,068 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,068 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Airplane staff were very rude. They didn’t help parents with kids and were not even considerate.

8.1
Very Good
545 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,068 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Airplane staff were very rude. They didn’t help parents with kids and were not even considerate.

7.6
Good
285 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,068 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Airplane staff were very rude. They didn’t help parents with kids and were not even considerate.

7.4
Good
727 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,068 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Airplane staff were very rude. They didn’t help parents with kids and were not even considerate.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Chennai to Istanbul. 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 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 10 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.

  • Can I find flights from Chennai to Istanbul for under ₹ 42,700 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Istanbul for under ₹ 42,700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just ₹ 42,657, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 60,486.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chennai to Istanbul round-trip?

    According to our current data, IndiGo (₹ 44,906), Gulf Air (₹ 49,322), and Kuwait Airways (₹ 50,238) offers the cheapest pricing from Chennai to Istanbul. IndiGo is priced at 19% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

  • What does MAA to IST mean?

    Chennai Airport is MAA and Istanbul Airport is IST. 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. Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Bursa Yenişehir Airport (YEI), İzmit Cengiz Topel Airport (KCO), Tekirdag Corlu Airport (TEQ) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Istanbul that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Chennai to Istanbul flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Chennai to Istanbul with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Chennai to Istanbul flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Istanbul that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Chennai to Istanbul flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Chennai to Istanbul?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Chennai to Istanbul.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Chennai to Istanbul?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Chennai to Istanbul by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Istanbul that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Chennai to Istanbul offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Chennai to Istanbul?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Chennai to Istanbul flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Chennai to Istanbul flight deals updated?

    The Chennai to Istanbul flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 25/4.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Chennai to Istanbul

Discover the top 10 airlines that operate flights from Chennai to Istanbul. 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 407,992 searches. Data last updated 25 April 2024.
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IndiGoCheapest₹ 33,346Average₹ 48,839FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
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Jazeera AirwaysCheapest₹ 39,787Average₹ 44,169FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time95%
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest₹ 42,874Average₹ 57,697FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Air ArabiaCheapest₹ 43,450Average₹ 50,754FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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Air Arabia Abu DhabiCheapest₹ 45,928Average₹ 48,736FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Oman AirCheapest₹ 46,093Average₹ 47,807FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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Gulf AirCheapest₹ 46,466Average₹ 52,801FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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flydubaiCheapest₹ 48,538Average₹ 55,096FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest₹ 52,844Average₹ 60,873FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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EmiratesCheapest₹ 57,339Average₹ 69,263FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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