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)

MAA - SFO
Price
₹ 80,284 - ₹ 102,026
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

₹ 80,284

From Chennai to San Francisco

One-way from

₹ 37,314

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 Friday 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 ₹ 84,030, or ₹ 92,403 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 ₹ 79,414 per person but you can even find prices for as low as ₹ 63,243. 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 18% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Chennai to San Francisco in March, April 2021

14 Apr - 23 Jun
₹ 64,932pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
9 Apr - 29 Jun
₹ 65,005pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
26 Apr - 25 Oct
₹ 65,299pp
MAA
Chennai
British Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

Chennai to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

12 May - 28 Oct
₹ 59,937pp
MAA
Chennai
Air India
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
18 Aug - 19 Aug
₹ 61,700pp
MAA
Chennai
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
18 Aug - 19 Aug
₹ 61,920pp
MAA
Chennai
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

Last-minute flights from Chennai to San Francisco

11 Mar - 1 May
₹ 66,768pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
9 Mar - 3 May
₹ 66,989pp
MAA
Chennai
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
9 Mar - 28 Mar
₹ 67,356pp
MAA
Chennai
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

One-way flights to San Francisco from Chennai

21:20 - 09:25
Air France
1 stop
24h 35m
MAA - SFO
Air France
₹ 37,314
08:30 - 16:31
United Airlines
3 stops
44h 31m
MAA - SFO
United Airlines
₹ 39,077
United
23:40 - 09:50
Qatar Airways
1 stop
22h 40m
MAA - SFO
Qatar Airways
₹ 39,444
qatarairways.com

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Flight FAQs

From Chennai to San Francisco

Can I find flights from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 66,107 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to San Francisco for under ₹ 66,107. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air India for just ₹ 59,937, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 63,683.

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 ₹ 58,762 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 ₹ 73,453?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chennai to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than ₹ 73,453.

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 less rainfall in 2 compared to San Francisco over the next 2 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 Lufthansa can get you from Chennai to San Francisco in just under 20h 35m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 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 ₹ 59,938 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from ₹ 61,701, and Lufthansa, from ₹ 63,610. Air India is 32% 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 ₹ 37,167. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Qatar Airways, 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

Destination information for San Francisco

Today's exchange rate
₹ 1 = $ 0.02
Average temperature for March in San Francisco
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for March in San Francisco
41.0 mm

Airports servicing Chennai

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 9 airlines flying from Chennai to San Francisco

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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