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$1,827
Unknown Company outward: Jul 9, 2024
9:50a SFO » 8:25p MAA
Unknown Company 3 stops (34h35m)
Unknown Company inbound: Aug 3, 2024
8:25p MAA » 5:50a SFO
Unknown Company 3 stops (33h25m)
$1,827
Unknown Company outward: Jul 9, 2024
9:50a SFO » 8:25p MAA
Unknown Company 3 stops (34h35m)
Unknown Company inbound: Aug 3, 2024
8:25p MAA » 5:50a SFO
Unknown Company 3 stops (33h25m)
$1,873
Air India outward: Jul 10, 2024
7:00a SFO » 5:15a MAA
Air India 1 stop (22h15m)
Air India inbound: Jul 30, 2024
6:40a MAA » 3:20a SFO
Air India 1 stop (20h40m)
$1,876
Unknown Company outward: Jul 8, 2024
10:05a SFO » 7:35p MAA
Unknown Company 3 stops (33h30m)
Unknown Company inbound: Aug 4, 2024
8:25p MAA » 5:50a SFO
Unknown Company 3 stops (33h25m)
$7,342
Emirates outward: Aug 1, 2024
9:55p CDG » 2:40p MRU
Emirates 1 stop (16h45m)
Emirates inbound: Aug 29, 2024
2:35p MRU » 1:30p CDG
Emirates 1 stop (22h55m)
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Qatar Airways
outbound: Jul 9, 2024
Qatar Airways 2 stops
return: Aug 3, 2024
Qatar Airways 2 stops
Air India
outbound: Jul 9, 2024
Air India 1 stop
return: Aug 3, 2024
Air India 1 stop
Singapore Airlines
outbound: Jul 8, 2024
Singapore Airlines 1 stop
return: Aug 4, 2024
Singapore Airlines 1 stop

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Information on Chennai
Route
  • Arrival city:
  • Chennai, India
  • Airport(s):
  • Chennai International Airport (MAA)
  • Local time:
  • Apr 16, 2024 10:34 AM, GMT+5
  • Weather:
  • min. 80ºF, max. 91ºF
  • Departure city:
  • San Francisco, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
  • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC)
  • Local time:
  • Apr 15, 2024 10:04 PM, GMT-7
  • Weather:
  • min. 52ºF, max. 63ºF

Why travel by plane from San Francisco to Chennai?

Travelers looking for the fastest and easiest way to travel from the Californian city of San Francisco, to the Indian city of Chennai need look no further than booking cheap flight tickets. The route takes passengers over the North Pacific Ocean and much of South East Asia, with a flight time of approximately 21 hours depending on the airline chosen. Airlines operating along this route include Singapore Airlines, Emirates, American Airlines and Jet Airways India; flights are all connecting, with one or more stops along the way. The departure airport is San Francisco International Airport, and flights land in Chennai International Airport.

What is there to see and do in Chennai?

The Indian city of Chennai was once called Madras, which lent its name to the now world famous Madras curry. Located in eastern India on the Bay of Bengal, the city was named Chennai in 1996 and is the capital of Tamil Nadu state. Popular attractions include Marina Beach and the nearby Fort St. George, an English fortress which is now a museum; the Kapaleeshwarar Temple; the DakshinaChitra heritage museum; and the VGP Universal Kingdom, a popular amusement park in Chennai.