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The best prices from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Chennai are usually found in January or March, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Sunday

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OR Tambo (JNB) to Chennai (MAA)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to MAA flight in 2022: compare OR Tambo to Chennai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chennai.
JNB - MAA
Price
R444 - R823
MAA
Temperature
25 - 33 °C
MAA
Rainfall
10 - 330 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Average price

R9 402

Average for round-trip flights in August 2022

Round-trip from

R7 197

From Johannesburg OR Tambo 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 month to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Chennai?

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chennai from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Users have commonly found prices around R10 349 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R6 079. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Chennai at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Chennai?

Travellers have found that booking a Thursday departure is the best way to save up to 24% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 46 days in advance to save up to 28% 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 46 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 Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Chennai 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R11 915, or R13 082 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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Flight FAQs

From OR Tambo to Chennai

What airport do you fly into for flights to Chennai from Johannesburg OR Tambo?

Most people fly into Chennai (MAA) if they book a flight to Chennai from Johannesburg OR Tambo. On average, Chennai has 0 inbound flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo per day from 11 airlines. Chennai is conveniently located just 16,5 km from Chennai’s city centre.

How popular is this Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Chennai flight route?

Flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Chennai have been viewed 2 473 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Chennai?

When booking a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Chennai, you may want to consider flying on Cathay Pacific, Emirates or Ethiopian Air as they are the most popular for this route.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chennai from OR Tambo?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Chennai

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Chennai.

Do I need a test to fly back to OR Tambo from Chennai?

Returning to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Chennai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chennai are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chennai are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Chennai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from OR Tambo 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
Qatar Airways
R5 961 R9 140 No cancel fee 68%
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Air Mauritius
R7 154 R9 028 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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SAUDIA
R7 544 R8 918 No cancel fee 86%
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Air Seychelles
R7 624 R9 321 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
R8 307 R10 428 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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Ethiopian Air
R8 559 R11 284 No cancel fee 72%
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Etihad Airways
R9 040 R11 046 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
R9 401 R13 055 No cancel fee 75%
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Singapore Airlines
R9 753 R12 584 No cancel fee 81%
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Oman Air
R10 103 R12 075 No cancel fee 76%
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