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Cheap flights from Auckland to Chennai from $1,186

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 28/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
AKL — MAA
15 Jul — 22 Jul1
1 adult
Mon 15/7
Mon 22/7

The best prices from Auckland Intl to Chennai are usually found in August or May, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Sunday

Cheap flight deals from Auckland to Chennai

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Auckland (AKL) to Chennai (MAA). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 10 July 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

August

Average price

$1,744

Round-trip from

$1,522
High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2024
From Auckland Intl to Chennai

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to Chennai?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Auckland to Chennai. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chennai.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 54 days in advance, which can save you up to 28% on flights from Auckland to Chennai compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 54 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 $1,914. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $2,030.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Chennai from Auckland average $1,865. You can even find prices in August for less than $1,865, as users have found deals to Chennai from as low as $1,336. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chennai from Auckland. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 40%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from AKL to MAA?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Auckland to Chennai in the morning. 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 afternoon.

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Auckland to Chennai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qantas Airways for the route between Auckland and Chennai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 130,986 searches. Data last updated 10 July 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Qantas Airways flights we've detected travelling from Auckland to Chennai. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Mon 23/906:00AKL - MAA
2 stops21h 30mQantas Airways
Tue 8/1023:15MAA - AKL
2 stops41h 45mQantas Airways
Deal found 9/7$1,307
Sun 28/706:00AKL - MAA
2 stops21h 30mQantas Airways
Thu 15/818:15MAA - AKL
2 stops40h 55mQantas Airways
Deal found 9/7$1,382

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from Auckland to Chennai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Singapore Airlines for the route between Auckland and Chennai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 130,986 searches. Data last updated 10 July 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Singapore Airlines flights we've found at this time heading from Auckland to Chennai. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.
Thu 14/1115:15AKL - MAA
1 stop25h 10mSingapore Airlines
Thu 19/1209:55MAA - AKL
1 stop16h 00mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 8/7$1,939
Mon 23/910:05AKL - MAA
1 stop30h 45mSingapore Airlines
Tue 8/1011:30MAA - AKL
1 stop28h 25mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 9/7$2,012
Thu 14/1107:00AKL - MAA
2 stops22h 30mSingapore Airlines
Thu 19/1209:55MAA - AKL
1 stop16h 00mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 8/7$2,077
Wed 13/1101:20AKL - MAA
1 stop28h 10mSingapore Airlines
Thu 19/1209:55MAA - AKL
1 stop16h 00mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 8/7$2,110
Sat 30/1101:20AKL - MAA
1 stop28h 10mSingapore Airlines
Fri 31/123:15MAA - AKL
2 stops17h 40mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 10/7$2,278
Sun 1/1217:15AKL - MAA
1 stop36h 15mSingapore Airlines
Fri 31/123:15MAA - AKL
2 stops17h 40mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 9/7$2,283
Sat 30/1101:20AKL - MAA
1 stop28h 10mSingapore Airlines
Fri 31/123:15MAA - AKL
1 stop30h 35mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 10/7$2,576
Fri 20/1201:20AKL - MAA
1 stop28h 10mSingapore Airlines
Tue 28/109:55MAA - AKL
1 stop21h 55mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 9/7$3,057
Sat 30/1101:20AKL - MAA
1 stop28h 10mSingapore Airlines
Fri 31/123:15MAA - AKL
2 stops17h 40mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 9/7$4,219

Cheap Auckland to Chennai flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Auckland to Chennai specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 130,986 searches. Prices were last updated on 10 July 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Auckland to Chennai in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Sun 28/720:40AKL - MAA
2 stops32h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 15/818:50MAA - AKL
3 stops28h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,186
Sun 28/712:00AKL - MAA
3 stops42h 10mMultiple Airlines
Thu 15/813:30MAA - AKL
3 stops33h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,210
Sat 27/715:45AKL - MAA
3 stops37h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/908:15MAA - AKL
3 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,292
Sat 27/715:45AKL - MAA
2 stops38h 40mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/901:20MAA - AKL
2 stops21h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,320
Sat 27/718:15AKL - MAA
2 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/908:15MAA - AKL
3 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,323
Sat 27/715:45AKL - MAA
3 stops37h 40mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/901:20MAA - AKL
3 stops34h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,331
Sat 27/706:15AKL - MAA
2 stops32h 00mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/908:15MAA - AKL
2 stops27h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,339
Sat 27/718:15AKL - MAA
2 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/901:20MAA - AKL
3 stops34h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,364
Sun 28/706:00AKL - MAA
2 stops21h 30mQantas Airways
Thu 15/818:15MAA - AKL
2 stops40h 55mQantas Airways
Deal found 9/7$1,382

Auckland to Chennai 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Auckland and Chennai in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 130,986 searches. Data last updated 10 July 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Auckland to Chennai in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Sat 27/718:15AKL - MAA
2 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/901:20MAA - AKL
3 stops34h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,364
Sun 28/706:00AKL - MAA
2 stops21h 30mQantas Airways
Thu 15/818:15MAA - AKL
2 stops40h 55mQantas Airways
Deal found 9/7$1,382
Sun 28/706:15AKL - MAA
2 stops24h 10mMultiple Airlines
Wed 14/801:20MAA - AKL
2 stops40h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,411
Wed 10/712:00AKL - MAA
3 stops42h 31mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/708:15MAA - AKL
3 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 8/7$1,422
Wed 10/712:00AKL - MAA
3 stops42h 31mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/701:40MAA - AKL
3 stops45h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 8/7$1,442
Sat 27/713:00AKL - MAA
1 stop28h 15mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 7/923:55MAA - AKL
1 stop29h 00mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,463
Wed 10/712:00AKL - MAA
2 stops32h 05mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/701:40MAA - AKL
3 stops45h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 8/7$1,517
Sat 27/713:00AKL - MAA
1 stop28h 15mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/901:20MAA - AKL
2 stops40h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,524
Mon 23/921:00AKL - MAA
3 stops32h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/1001:20MAA - AKL
3 stops34h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 9/7$1,586

Find flights from Auckland to Chennai within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Auckland to Chennai that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 130,986 searches. Data last updated 10 July 2024.

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Any airport

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Budget

$1,186 - $2,133

Route

Departure

Return

Price

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Sun 28/7

2 stops32h 55m

Chennai

Thu 15/8

3 stops28h 10m

$1,186

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Sun 28/7

3 stops42h 10m

Chennai

Thu 15/8

3 stops33h 30m

$1,210

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Mon 23/9

2 stops21h 30m

Chennai

Tue 8/10

2 stops41h 45m

$1,307

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Sun 28/7

2 stops21h 30m

Chennai

Thu 15/8

2 stops40h 55m

$1,382

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Sat 27/7

1 stop28h 15m

Chennai

Sat 7/9

1 stop29h 00m

$1,463

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Fri 23/8

2 stops49h 35m

Chennai

Sun 8/9

2 stops25h 30m

$1,790

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Thu 14/11

1 stop25h 10m

Chennai

Thu 19/12

1 stop16h 00m

$1,939

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Sun 28/7

1 stop28h 35m

Chennai

Thu 15/8

1 stop18h 20m

$1,979

Auckland IntlChennai

AKL - MAA

AKLMAA

Auckland Intl

Fri 23/8

1 stop42h 25m

Chennai

Sun 8/9

1 stop23h 20m

$2,133

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 9/7

How far ahead should I book a flight from Auckland to Chennai?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Auckland to Chennai. Price data was last updated on 5 July 2024.
Booking 53 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Auckland to Chennai. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Auckland to Chennai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Auckland to Chennai. Price data was last updated on 7 July 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Auckland to Chennai flight should consider departing on Monday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Auckland to Chennai

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Chennai from Auckland with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Chennai by month

Plan your trip to Chennai by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MAA

Temperature

25 - 33 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Chennai, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, May is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 33.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 25.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Chennai

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Chennai. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Chennai. Reviews last updated 10 July 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Qantas Airways, Singapore Airlines and Emirates from Auckland to Chennai by reading reviews from past customers. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very Good
871 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.5
Very Good
871 reviews
8.5
Very Good
871 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.2
Very Good
1,369 reviews
8.5
Very Good
871 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.2
Very Good
572 reviews
8.5
Very Good
871 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.1
Very Good
3,788 reviews
8.5
Very Good
871 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

7.7
Good
4,196 reviews
8.5
Very Good
871 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Auckland to Chennai for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Chennai for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,186, but on average you can expect to pay $1,465.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Auckland to Chennai round-trip?

    According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($1,307), Malaysia Airlines ($1,463), and SriLankan Airlines ($1,790) offers the cheapest pricing from Auckland to Chennai. You may be able to fly from Auckland to Chennai for 29% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

  • What does AKL to MAA mean?

    AKL stands for Auckland Intl Airport, while MAA stands for Chennai Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Where are the most common stopover locations when flying from Auckland to Chennai?

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  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Chennai that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Auckland to Chennai flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Auckland to Chennai with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Auckland to Chennai flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Chennai that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Auckland to Chennai flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Auckland to Chennai.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Auckland to Chennai?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Auckland to Chennai by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Chennai that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Auckland to Chennai offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Auckland to Chennai?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Auckland to Chennai flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Auckland to Chennai flight deals updated?

    The Auckland to Chennai flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 9/7.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Auckland to Chennai?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Auckland to Chennai?

    Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Auckland to Chennai (average of $932). Flying from Auckland to Chennai in December is currently the most expensive (average of $1,354). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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SriLankan AirlinesCheapest$1,389Average$1,521FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$1,416Average$1,839FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapest$1,467Average$1,990FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,475Average$2,251FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,482Average$1,587FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Oman AirCheapest$1,607Average$2,176FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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Batik AirCheapest$1,618Average$2,166FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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EmiratesCheapest$1,936Average$2,353FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$2,165Average$2,484FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$2,266Average$2,710FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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