Cheap flights from Cape Town to Chennai

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How to find the cheapest flight from Cape Town to Chennai

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to MAA flight in 2021: compare Cape Town to Chennai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chennai.

CPT - MAA

Price

R566 - R2 284

MAA

Temperature

25 - 33 °C

MAA

Precipitation

10 - 330 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 60% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 39% potential price drop

Average price

R14 482

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

R8 988

From Cape Town Intl to Chennai

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cape Town to Chennai?

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

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to Chennai?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chennai from Cape Town. Prices for May average R14 627 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R8 988. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a May flight can save you 147% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Chennai (CPT - MAA)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Cape Town to Chennai is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 18% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Chennai in December, January 2021

The best prices found for CPT to MAA flights in December, January
Jan 15 - Jan 21
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

25h 50m
MAA

Chennai

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

34h 15m
R20 294

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/11/21

Jan 15 - Jan 21
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

56h 45m
MAA

Chennai

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

33h 50m
R21 596

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/11/21

Jan 15 - Jan 21
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

18h 25m
MAA

Chennai

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

23h 50m
R23 740

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 30/11/21

One-way flights to Chennai from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Chennai
Dec 19
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

16h 20m
R9 115

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/11/21

Dec 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

22h 15m
R13 148

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 30/11/21

Dec 16
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAA

Chennai

2 stops

26h 10m
R13 323

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 30/11/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cape Town to Chennai flights.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Chennai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Cape Town Intl to Chennai have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, Singapore Airlines, and Air Seychelles are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Chennai for under R20 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Chennai for under R20 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R20 294, but on average you can expect to pay R28 678.

How popular is this Cape Town to Chennai flight route?

Within the past month, 216 users have taken a look at flights from Cape Town Intl to Chennai.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Cape Town to Chennai round-trip?

According to our current data, Qatar Airways (R28 996), offers the cheapest pricing from Cape Town to Chennai.

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

Emirates, Air Seychelles and Qatar Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Cape Town to Chennai.

Other flights from Cape Town

Can I fly to Chennai from Cape Town Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cape Town Intl to Chennai

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Chennai.

Can I fly back to Cape Town Intl from Chennai?

Returning to Cape Town Intl from Chennai

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chennai are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Top 2 airlines flying from Cape Town to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Chennai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR9 109
AverageR13 516
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
CheapestR10 579
AverageR12 039
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety