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 2022: compare Chennai to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
MAA - SFO
Price
₹ 1,093 - ₹ 1,389
SFO
Temperature
11 - 17 °C
SFO
Precipitation
0 - 112 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

₹ 81,317

From Chennai to San Francisco

One-way from

₹ 41,440

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 50 days in advance, which can save you up to 13% on flights from Chennai to San Francisco compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 50 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 ₹ 93,816. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from ₹ 104,976.

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.

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

Flights from Chennai to San Francisco lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Chennai to San Francisco in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at ₹ 69,637.

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.

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco in January, February 2022

The best prices found for MAA to SFO flights in January, February
8 Feb - 12 Mar
₹ 66,735pp
MAA
Chennai
Delta
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
8 Feb - 3 May
₹ 66,959pp
MAA
Chennai
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
8 Feb - 27 Apr
₹ 67,033pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
KLM
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

Chennai to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Chennai found for this year
10 Mar - 13 Mar
₹ 61,527pp
MAA
Chennai
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
18 Mar - 26 Mar
₹ 65,619pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
19 Mar - 20 Apr
₹ 65,694pp
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
25 Jan - 30 Jan
₹ 73,878pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
27 Jan - 1 Feb
₹ 80,797pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
25 Jan - 30 Jan
₹ 83,029pp
MAA
Chennai
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

One-way flights to San Francisco from Chennai

The cheapest one-way flights from Chennai to San Francisco
21:10 - 08:33
Delta
2 stops
48h 53m
MAA - SFO
Delta
₹ 41,440
Delta
22:10 - 11:43
Air France
2 stops
26h 03m
MAA - SFO
Air France
₹ 41,589
05:55 - 14:00
Air India
1 stop
20h 35m
MAA - SFO
Air India
₹ 43,225
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Chennai to San Francisco

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.

Can I find flights from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 61,600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 61,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just ₹ 61,527, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 66,512.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 73,900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chennai to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than ₹ 73,900.

How popular is this Chennai to San Francisco flight route?

This flight path from Chennai to San Francisco was viewed by 928 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chennai to San Francisco round-trip?

American Airlines, at ₹ 61,527, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chennai to San Francisco.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Qatar Airways and Delta. American Airlines is 31% 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?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as ₹ 36,827 on Qatar Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air France from ₹ 41,142 and Delta from ₹ 41,291 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Chennai to San Francisco?

On average you can expect to pay ₹ 127,686 for a flight from Chennai to San Francisco. The cheapest flight overall is ₹ 44,804 while the most popular route, (Chennai - San Francisco) is currently priced at ₹ 65,619.

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

Before booking your flight from Chennai to San Francisco, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Jet Airways, American Airlines or Air Canada.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Francisco, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Francisco from Chennai?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chennai to San Francisco

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chennai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Chennai from San Francisco?

Returning to Chennai from San Francisco

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

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

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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 January in San Francisco
15.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in San Francisco
56.0 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
₹ 59,325 ₹ 67,539 No cancel fee 77%
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Lufthansa
₹ 59,577 ₹ 81,724 No cancel fee 76%
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Air India
₹ 63,478 ₹ 82,304 No cancel fee N/A
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Singapore Airlines
₹ 73,764 ₹ 92,473 No cancel fee 81%
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British Airways
₹ 76,031 ₹ 90,306 No cancel fee 70%
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ANA
₹ 77,800 ₹ 78,955 No cancel fee 80%
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Emirates
₹ 78,946 ₹ 92,831 No cancel fee 75%
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American Airlines
₹ 78,966 ₹ 87,661 No cancel fee 71%
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Cathay Pacific
₹ 79,741 ₹ 91,617 No cancel fee 72%
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