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Flight information for Colombo to Chennai

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Colombo to Chennai

Best price found

₹ 9,486

Fastest flight time

1h 15m

Direct flights

Every day

Airports in Chennai

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Chennai from Colombo in the past 72 hours is ₹ 9,486. The best return flight deal from Colombo to Chennai found on momondo in the last 72 hours is ₹ 1,136,260.
The fastest flight from Colombo to Chennai takes 1h 15m
Direct flights go from Colombo to Chennai every day.
There is 1 airport near Chennai: Chennai (MAA)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Colombo to Chennai

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

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

February. The cheapest time of year to fly to Chennai from Colombo is February. The most expensive is July.

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Chennai from Colombo?

SpiceJet. Air India, GoFirst, and IndiGo are the most popular carriers operating from Colombo to Chennai

What is the cheapest Colombo to Chennai flight route?

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl - Chennai. Fly from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl to Chennai for the best Colombo - Chennai flight prices

How far in advance should you book Colombo to Chennai flights?

20 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from Colombo to Chennai is approximately 20 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from Colombo to Chennai, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport to Chennai Airport. In February, ₹ 13,775 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Colombo to Chennai which you can find when you fly CMB — MAA.

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (CMB) to Chennai Airport (MAA)₹ 13,775
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Easily compare return flights from Colombo to Chennai

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Colombo to Chennai by changing tabs
Air India
26 Feb
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA23:20Chennai
18 Mar
MAA20:50Chennai
1h 10m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,280
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IndiGo
27 Feb
CMB22:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA23:40Chennai
28 Mar
MAA03:15Chennai
1h 15m
CMB04:30Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 15,013
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Multiple Airlines
24 Mar
CMB10:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 10m
MAA11:30Chennai
26 May
MAA06:00Chennai
1h 25m
CMB07:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 16,250
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Air India
8 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
23 May
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,445
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Air India
15 Mar
CMB23:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA00:20Chennai
22 Mar
MAA20:50Chennai
1h 10m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,775
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IndiGo
15 May
CMB05:30Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 15m
MAA06:45Chennai
19 May
MAA07:45Chennai
1h 10m
CMB08:55Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 15,178
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Find the cheapest one-way flights from Colombo to Chennai

If you're looking for one-way flights from Colombo to Chennai, view some of our deals below provided by Air India, FitsAir and IndiGo
IndiGo
27 Feb
CMB22:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA23:40Chennai
₹ 9,486
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FitsAir
24 Mar
CMB14:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA15:30Chennai
₹ 9,651
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Air India
11 Feb
CMB08:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA10:00Chennai
₹ 10,146
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Search last-minute flights to Chennai from Colombo

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Colombo to Chennai
Air India
11 Feb
CMB08:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA10:00Chennai
15 Feb
MAA19:50Chennai
1h 10m
CMB21:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,940
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IndiGo
14 Feb
CMB09:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 10m
MAA10:30Chennai
14 Feb
MAA19:40Chennai
1h 25m
CMB21:05Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 15,590
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Multiple Airlines
14 Feb
CMB09:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 10m
MAA10:30Chennai
21 Feb
MAA19:50Chennai
1h 10m
CMB21:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 16,250
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SriLankan Airlines
12 Feb
CMB02:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA03:40Chennai
14 Feb
MAA04:40Chennai
1h 20m
CMB06:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 17,405
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Air India
13 Feb
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA23:20Chennai
20 Feb
MAA06:20Chennai
1h 15m
CMB07:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 14,023
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Air India
11 Feb
CMB08:35Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA10:00Chennai
13 Feb
MAA19:50Chennai
1h 10m
CMB21:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 14,105
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Best airlines flying from Colombo to Chennai

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SpiceJetPriceFrom ₹ 11,861Free CancellationRating
5.3
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Air IndiaPriceFrom ₹ 12,738Free CancellationRating
5.9
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IndiGoPriceFrom ₹ 13,207Free CancellationRating
6.6
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GoFirstPriceFrom ₹ 14,371Free CancellationRating
9.0
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SriLankan AirlinesPriceFrom ₹ 15,607Free CancellationRating
7.9
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Air India flights from Colombo to Chennai

Our best Air India deals on Colombo to Chennai flight tickets
Air India
26 Feb
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA23:20Chennai
18 Mar
MAA20:50Chennai
1h 10m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,280
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Air India
8 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
23 May
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,445
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Air India
15 Mar
CMB23:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA00:20Chennai
22 Mar
MAA20:50Chennai
1h 10m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,775
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IndiGo flights from Colombo to Chennai

Our best IndiGo deals on Colombo to Chennai flight tickets
IndiGo
27 Feb
CMB22:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA23:40Chennai
28 Mar
MAA03:15Chennai
1h 15m
CMB04:30Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 15,013
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IndiGo
15 May
CMB05:30Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 15m
MAA06:45Chennai
19 May
MAA07:45Chennai
1h 10m
CMB08:55Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 15,178
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IndiGo
28 Feb
CMB22:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 20m
MAA23:40Chennai
3 Mar
MAA07:00Chennai
1h 20m
CMB08:20Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 15,260
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  • Are airlines flying from Colombo to Chennai offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Colombo to Chennai are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are IndiGo, SriLankan Airlines, and Air India. You can search for the full list of airlines such as IndiGo that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Colombo to Chennai by plane?

    There are 685.6 km between Colombo and Chennai. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 1h 10m.


Alternative routes for Colombo to Chennai

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