Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco

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The best prices from Chennai to San Francisco are usually found in October or December, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chennai (MAA) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best MAA to SFO flight in 2021: compare Chennai to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
MAA - SFO
Price
₹ 80,013 - ₹ 101,682
SFO
Temperature
15 - 25 °C
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

Round-trip from

₹ 80,013

From Chennai to San Francisco

One-way from

₹ 36,676

One-way flight from Chennai to San Francisco

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Chennai to San Francisco?

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

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 45 days in advance to save up to 17% 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 45 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 San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as ₹ 83,747, or ₹ 92,092 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chennai to San Francisco?

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from Chennai. Prices for June average ₹ 79,147 per person but you can even find prices for as low as ₹ 63,030. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a June flight can save you 18% on your journey compared to booking in June

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to San Francisco (MAA - SFO)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chennai to San Francisco at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 17% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MAA to SFO flights in May, June
2 Jun - 28 Oct
₹ 69,472pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
8 Jun - 2 Dec
₹ 69,545pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
4 Jun - 1 Dec
₹ 71,961pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai

Chennai to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Chennai found for this year
2 Jun - 28 Oct
₹ 69,472pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
8 Jun - 2 Dec
₹ 69,545pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
23 Sep - 26 Oct
₹ 71,814pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai

Last-minute flights from Chennai to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Chennai, departing today and this week
18 May - 10 Sep
₹ 72,766pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
18 May - 10 Jun
₹ 75,182pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
14 May - 11 Nov
₹ 76,206pp
MAA
Chennai
Air India
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai

One-way flights to San Francisco from Chennai

The cheapest one-way flights from Chennai to San Francisco
21:20 - 17:29
Air France
2 stops
32h 39m
MAA - SFO
Air France
₹ 36,676
Bravofly
23:40 - 09:35
Qatar Airways
1 stop
22h 25m
MAA - SFO
Qatar Airways
₹ 43,338
qatarairways.com
00:00 - 10:00
Emirates
1 stop
22h 30m
MAA - SFO
Emirates
₹ 45,607
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Chennai to San Francisco

Can I find flights from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 73,205 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 73,205. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just ₹ 69,472, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 73,571.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Cathay Pacific, Emirates, and Air India flying from Chennai to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 65,884 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 73,205?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chennai to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than ₹ 73,205.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Chennai to San Francisco have been viewed 928 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Chennai or San Francisco?

Chennai will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to San Francisco over the next 5 days.

Is Chennai weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Temperatures around the 38 °Cs can be experienced in May. The weather in San Francisco is colder than in Chennai. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Chennai to San Francisco?

Air India, Qatar Airways, and Emirates can get you from Chennai to San Francisco in just under 20h 35m. Your travel time can differ by up to 1h 55m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Chennai to San Francisco return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chennai to San Francisco from ₹ 69,472 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Air India, from ₹ 72,034, and Emirates, from ₹ 76,866. Qatar Airways is 21% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Air France, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as ₹ 36,676. However, be on the lookout for offers from Qatar Airways and Air India, as they are both options that can get you from Chennai to San Francisco for a low price.

Alternative routes for Chennai to San Francisco

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chennai to San Francisco.
Today's exchange rate
₹ 1 = $ 0.02
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
21.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
14.0 mm

Airports servicing Chennai

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 9 airlines flying from Chennai to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Chennai to San Francisco 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
Air France
₹ 797 ₹ 908 No cancel fee 77%
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ANA
₹ 1,046 ₹ 1,061 No cancel fee 80%
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Lufthansa
₹ 801 ₹ 1,098 No cancel fee 76%
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Air India
₹ 853 ₹ 1,106 No cancel fee N/A

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

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American Airlines
₹ 1,061 ₹ 1,178 No cancel fee 71%
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British Airways
₹ 1,022 ₹ 1,214 No cancel fee 70%
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Cathay Pacific
₹ 1,072 ₹ 1,231 No cancel fee 72%
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Singapore Airlines
₹ 991 ₹ 1,243 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
₹ 1,061 ₹ 1,248 No cancel fee 75%
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