Cheap flights from Chennai to Istanbul

Return
Economy
Chennai (MAA)
Istanbul (IST)
Depart
Return
Any month
|

How to find the cheapest flight from
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 month to fly from Chennai to Istanbul?

Flights from Chennai to Istanbul lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Chennai to Istanbul in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at ₹ 27,900.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 25 days in advance, which can save you up to 21% on flights from Chennai to Istanbul compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 25 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at ₹ 44,175. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from ₹ 47,400.

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

When flying from Chennai to Istanbul, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Chennai to Istanbul in October, November 2021

The best prices found for MAA to IST flights in October, November
26 Oct - 1 Nov
₹ 44,775pp
MAA
Chennai
flydubai
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
flydubai
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
26 Oct - 1 Nov
₹ 46,425pp
MAA
Chennai
Air Arabia
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Air Arabia
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
18 Nov - 25 Nov
₹ 48,600pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

Chennai to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Chennai found for this year
26 Oct - 1 Nov
₹ 44,775pp
MAA
Chennai
flydubai
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
flydubai
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
26 Oct - 1 Nov
₹ 46,425pp
MAA
Chennai
Air Arabia
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Air Arabia
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
18 Nov - 25 Nov
₹ 48,600pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

Last-minute flights from Chennai to Istanbul

Late deals on return flights to Istanbul from Chennai, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 1 Nov
₹ 44,775pp
MAA
Chennai
flydubai
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
flydubai
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
26 Oct - 1 Nov
₹ 46,425pp
MAA
Chennai
Air Arabia
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Air Arabia
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
26 Oct - 2 Nov
₹ 49,050pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

One-way flights to Istanbul from Chennai

The cheapest one-way flights from Chennai to Istanbul
21:10 - 23:10
Air France
1 stop
28h 30m
MAA - IST
Air France
₹ 29,925
Bravofly
23:40 - 18:40
Air Arabia
1 stop
22h 30m
MAA - SAW
Air Arabia
₹ 32,250
Booking.com
01:25 - 19:40
flydubai
1 stop
21h 45m
MAA - IST
flydubai
₹ 33,975
FlyDubai

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Chennai</span> to <span class="emphasized">Istanbul</span> flights.

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.

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.

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. SAUDIA and Etihad Airways are some airlines that have done so. 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.

Can I find flights from Chennai to Istanbul for under ₹ 44,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Istanbul for under ₹ 44,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on flydubai for just ₹ 44,775, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 51,675.

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

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

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

According to our current data, flydubai (₹ 44,775), Air Arabia (₹ 50,475), and Qatar Airways (₹ 51,450) offers the cheapest pricing from Chennai to Istanbul.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Air Arabia. According to our data, you can fly for as low as ₹ 23,700. Users have also found prices from ₹ 25,875 and ₹ 29,925 on Air Arabia and flydubai, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Chennai to Istanbul?

The cheapest flight price from Chennai to Istanbul is ₹ 21,425. On average you can expect to pay ₹ 31,792. The most popular route, (Chennai - Istanbul), can usually be booked for ₹ 42,675.

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

Consider IndiGo, Emirates or Etihad Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Chennai to Istanbul.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Istanbul, Turkey

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Istanbul from Chennai?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chennai to Istanbul

Most visitors from Chennai need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Istanbul.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chennai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Istanbul.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chennai are not required to quarantine after entering Istanbul.

Documents
Form for Entry to Turkey - Mandatory to fill 72h before arrival.


Do I need a test to fly back to Chennai from Istanbul?

Returning to Chennai from Istanbul

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Istanbul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chennai.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Istanbul are not required to quarantine after entering Chennai.

Hide COVID Travel Restrictions for Istanbul, Turkey

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 = ₺ 0.13
Average temperature for October in Istanbul
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Istanbul
100.0 mm

Airports servicing Chennai

Airports servicing Istanbul

Istanbul (IST)
Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

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
₹ 29,438 ₹ 37,235 No cancel fee 80%
Search IndiGo flights
Oman Air
₹ 33,337 ₹ 41,796 No cancel fee 76%
Search Oman Air flights
Gulf Air
₹ 33,689 ₹ 43,754 No cancel fee 67%
Search Gulf Air flights
SAUDIA
₹ 36,373 ₹ 38,543 No cancel fee 86%
Search SAUDIA flights
Etihad Airways
₹ 48,999 ₹ 55,533 No cancel fee 75%
Search Etihad Airways flights
Emirates
₹ 50,354 ₹ 61,629 No cancel fee 75%
Search Emirates flights

Popular flight searches

Check out other popular destinations found by fellow travellers in 2021.
Home Europe Turkey Istanbul Cheap flights from Chennai to Istanbul
  • Return
  • One-way
  • Multi-city
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
  • Multiple
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First