Cheap flights from Colombo to Chennai from ₹ 8,755

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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

₹ 8,755

Fastest flight time

1h 25m

Direct flights

Tue, Thu and Fri

Airports in Chennai

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Chennai from Colombo in the past 72 hours is ₹ 8,755. The best return flight deal from Colombo to Chennai found on momondo in the last 72 hours is ₹ 984,436.
The fastest flight from Colombo to Chennai takes 1h 25m
Direct flights go from Colombo to Chennai on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The only airline offering direct flights is SriLankan Airlines.
There is 1 airport near Chennai: Chennai (MAA)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Colombo to Chennai

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

March

The cheapest time of year to fly to Chennai from Colombo is March. The most expensive is December.

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?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Colombo to Chennai is approximately 60 days to departure

Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport (CMB) to Chennai Airport (MAA)₹ 13,869
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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 May, ₹ 13,869 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Colombo to Chennai which you can find when you fly CMB — MAA.


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
SpiceJet
22 Jun
CMB23:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA00:40Chennai
8 Jul
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 25m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,474
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Air India
31 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
15 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,706
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Multiple Airlines
31 May
CMB23:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA00:40Chennai
10 Jun
MAA08:55Chennai
1h 20m
CMB10:15Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 14,411
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SriLankan Airlines
14 Jun
CMB03:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA04:50Chennai
20 Jun
MAA23:25Chennai
1h 25m
CMB00:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 14,721
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IndiGo
6 Oct
CMB04:55Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 00m
MAA05:55Chennai
13 Oct
MAA02:10Chennai
1h 15m
CMB03:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 15,496
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Air India
31 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
3 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,784
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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, SpiceJet and SriLankan Airlines
SpiceJet
28 May
CMB23:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA00:40Chennai
₹ 8,755
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Air India
5 Jun
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
₹ 10,460
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SriLankan Airlines
4 Jun
CMB03:25Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA04:50Chennai
₹ 10,924
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Search last-minute flights to Chennai from Colombo

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Air India
31 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
15 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,706
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SpiceJet
26 May
CMB23:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA00:40Chennai
2 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 25m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,481
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Multiple Airlines
31 May
CMB23:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA00:40Chennai
10 Jun
MAA08:55Chennai
1h 20m
CMB10:15Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 14,411
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SriLankan Airlines
26 May
CMB09:40Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA11:05Chennai
5 Jun
MAA23:25Chennai
1h 25m
CMB00:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 14,721
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Air India
27 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
3 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,784
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Air India
29 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
9 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,861
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Best airlines flying from Colombo to Chennai

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SpiceJetPriceFrom ₹ 9,896Free CancellationRating
6.9
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GoFirstPriceFrom ₹ 9,934Free CancellationRating
7.2
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IndiGoPriceFrom ₹ 10,031Free CancellationRating
6.5
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Air IndiaPriceFrom ₹ 12,930Free CancellationRating
5.9
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SriLankan AirlinesPriceFrom ₹ 14,093Free CancellationRating
7.9
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SpiceJet flights from Colombo to Chennai

Our best SpiceJet deals on Colombo to Chennai flight tickets
SpiceJet
22 Jun
CMB23:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA00:40Chennai
8 Jul
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 25m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,474
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SpiceJet
1 Aug
CMB23:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA00:40Chennai
24 Aug
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 25m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,326
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SpiceJet
22 Aug
CMB23:10Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 30m
MAA00:40Chennai
13 Sep
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 25m
CMB22:00Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 13,404
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Air India flights from Colombo to Chennai

Our best Air India deals on Colombo to Chennai flight tickets
Air India
31 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
15 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,706
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Air India
27 May
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
3 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,784
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Air India
10 Jun
CMB22:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
1h 25m
MAA00:15Chennai
26 Jun
MAA20:35Chennai
1h 15m
CMB21:50Colombo Bandaranaike Intl
₹ 12,861
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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, SpiceJet, 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 00m.



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