Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Chennai

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The best prices from Johannesburg to Chennai are usually found in March or May, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Sunday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Johannesburg (JNB) to Chennai (MAA)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to MAA flight in 2021: compare Johannesburg to Chennai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chennai.
JNB - MAA
Price
R7 806 - R11 374
MAA
Temperature
29 - 38 °C
MAA
Rainfall
15 - 374 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Average price

R8 891

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

R7 806

From Johannesburg to Chennai

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 Johannesburg to Chennai?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Thursday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Johannesburg to Chennai at least 46 days early can save you up to 8% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 46 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Johannesburg to Chennai for as little as R10 532 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R10 860 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Chennai?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chennai from Johannesburg. Users have commonly found prices around R9 514 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R6 864. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Chennai (JNB - MAA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Johannesburg to Chennai at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 11% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

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Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Chennai

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 2 473 users have taken a look at flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Chennai.

Does it rain more in Johannesburg or Chennai?

In Johannesburg, there will be same rainfall in Johannesburg compared to Chennai over the next 10 days.

Is Johannesburg weather warmer or cooler than Chennai?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 38 °C on average in the month of May. The temperature in Chennai is typically hotter than in Johannesburg. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

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Destination information for Chennai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Johannesburg to Chennai.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = ₹5
Average temperature for April in Chennai
36.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Chennai
24.0 mm

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Airports servicing Chennai

Top 10 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Chennai 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
SAUDIA
R465 R550 No cancel fee 86%
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Air Mauritius
R441 R557 No cancel fee 82%

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

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Air Seychelles
R470 R575 No cancel fee 78%

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

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Air Austral
R531 R639 No cancel fee 66%

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

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Etihad Airways
R540 R694 No cancel fee 75%
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Ethiopian Air
R537 R704 No cancel fee 72%
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Oman Air
R623 R745 No cancel fee 76%

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

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Singapore Airlines
R559 R765 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
R623 R809 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
R666 R826 No cancel fee 68%
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