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IndiGo
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
1h 15m ( non stop )
MAA Chennai, India
6661
Refundable  
IndiGo
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
1h 25m ( non stop )
MAA Chennai, India
6661
Refundable  
Spicejet
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
1h 20m ( non stop )
MAA Chennai, India
7336
Refundable  
Air India
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
1h 10m ( non stop )
MAA Chennai, India
8689
Refundable  
SriLankan Airlines
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
1h 15m ( non stop )
MAA Chennai, India
9947
Refundable  
IndiGo
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
5h 25m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
10977
Refundable  
IndiGo
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
6h 25m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
10977
Refundable  
IndiGo
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
7h 35m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
10977
Refundable  
Spicejet
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
5h 10m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
12433
Refundable  
Spicejet
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
7h 10m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
12433
Refundable  
AirArabia
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
22h 5m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
21993
Refundable  
Air India
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
8h 30m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
25345
Refundable  
Air India
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
11h 40m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
25345
Refundable  
Kuwait Airways
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
14h 15m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
25796
Refundable  
Air India
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
24h 40m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
25810
Refundable  
Air India
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
11h 35m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
26480
Refundable  
Singapore Airlines
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
11h 10m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
26743
Refundable  
Air India
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
18h 5m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
26779
Refundable  
Air India
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
14h 55m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
26779
Refundable  
Air India
CMB Colombo, Sri Lanka
16h 30m ( 2 stops )
MAA Chennai, India
26991
Refundable  

Colombo to Chennai cheapest airfares

Cheapest FaresFare (INR)DateAirlineArrivalDeparture
Lowest Airfare632022 JAN 2020SpiceJet03:5002:30Book
Cheapest airfare within 90 days675228 OCT 2019SpiceJet03:5002:30Book
Cheapest airfare within 30 days675228 OCT 2019SpiceJet03:5002:30Book
Lowest airfare today818319 OCT 2019Sri Lankan Airlines20:1018:45Book

About Chennai

Chennai, formerly known as Madras, is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. This is an intoxicating city known for its music culture, local traditions and upbeat lifestyle. People of Chennai happily take pride in their local Tamil language, music and dance choices, passion for cinema, and finger-licking cuisine. The beaches, churches, skyscrapers, British monuments and big institutions located in this city are famous throughout the country.
 
Best Time to Visit
The heat, however, is a concern for people who are not from Chennai as the city experiences a harsh and humid climate. The ideal time to visit Chennai is in the winter months of November to February.
 
Places to Visit
The festivals are celebrated here with great pomp and show. Some of the popular festivals to witness are Jallikattu Festival and Pongal (the harvest festival). If you happen to be in Chennai, then do take time to visit some of the known attractions the city hosts. If you are looking for beach fun, then Marina Beach, Edward Elliot Beach and Breezy Beach are the beaches to go. Marina Beach gathers more crowd than the other two and is comparatively quieter. As a cautionary note, the beaches are not suitable for swimming. Pilgrimage places include Kapaleeswarar Temple, Parthasarathy Temple, St. Mary’s Church, Big Mosque. If you are travelling along with kids, then you can visit Fort St. George, Arinjar Anna Zoological Park, Guindy National Park and The Birla Planetarium. The people of Chennai admire and host concerts (Arangetram) of Carnatic music and Bharatnatyam dance performances, and if you like the idea of witnessing the pure classical dance, then you should definitely search for concerts happening in the city before booking.
 
Food and Restaurants
Chennai is a heaven for food lovers with a variety of options from regional to fast foods such as Nethili Fry, Masala Dosa, Biryani, Atho, Pongal and Parotta. Filter Coffee rules the coffee culture here and you can find a variety of coffee houses. Annalakshmi Restaurant, Hotel Saravana Bhawan, Adyar Bhawan and Tuscana Pizzeria are some of the recommended dining places.
 
Transportation
The metropolitan city of Chennai is well-connected to many international countries and major Indian cities via airways. The roadways and railways are also very well-maintained for travel purpose. To save time, air travel is considered as the most ideal. Chennai International Airport (MAA) has non-stop flights from Singapore, London, The Middle East, Mauritius, Bangkok, Sri Lanka and many other major cities. Apart from the international cities, many of the Indian cities are connected to Chennai via domestic airlines including Indigo and GoAir. The International flights operate from the Anna Terminal while the Kamraj Terminal is used for domestic flights. Cheap flight tickets from here to other popular cities can be booked online on Goibibo. Also, flight status & other details related to flight booking & air tickets can be easily accessed on it. So for cheapest air tickets, it is recommended to book flights online.
 
The railways and roadways are no less behind in providing convenience. The major train stations in the city are Chennai Central and Chennai Egmore. Chennai Egmore, on the other hand, also operates trains for the local areas of the city. If you are looking for travel via bus, then you can head to Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus (CMBT).  A number of inter-state Chennai buses can be availed from this terminus at any time of the day. But there are many buses that ply hourly for certain destinations. Modes of transportation to travel within the city include local trains, metro, buses, auto-rickshaws and private vehicles. 

About Colombo

Situated on the western coast of the island, Colombo is the financial and commercial capital of Sri Lanka.  It is the largest city and a famous tourist place visited by a large number of tourists from all over the world. Colombo is widely famous for its great hospitality and cultural diversity. Dotted with colonial buildings, fine dining restaurants, ancient museums, Buddhist temples, glitzy hotels and fancy shopping malls, this city is a perfect mix of old and new.
 
Best Time to Visit
Colombo can be visited throughout the year because of its tropical climate but the months from January to March are considered to be ideal for sightseeing as the weather remains mostly sunny. For great deals and offers on Colombo hotels book through Goibibo.
 
Places to Visit
Being a tourist spot, Colombo has a wide range of attractions. Galle Face Green, Viharamahadevi Park, Colombo Zoological Gardens and Beira Lake are must-visits if you are travelling with kids. For history buffs, The National Museum of Colombo, The Natural History Museum and the Dutch Period Museum are perfect picks. Gangaramaya Buddhist temple, Independence Square, Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara, Colombo Fort and Mount Lavinia Beach are some of the other popular attractions of this city. Shopping in Colombo is a total delight as it boasts of several street markets and shopping malls. You can buy handicrafts, batiks, jewellery, gemstones and tea as souvenirs. Pettah, Majestic City, Barefoot, Stone N String, Paradise Road and Good Market are a few recommended places for shopping.
 
Food and Restaurants
Colombo is a haven for foodies as the city is dotted with many beautiful cafes, local eateries and fine-dine restaurants. Visit Mt Lavinia Beach to relish scrumptious seafood. Lagoon, Ministry of Crab, Upali’s by Nawaloka, Semondu, The London Grill and The Palmyrah Restaurant are some of the other recommended restaurants.
 
Transportation
Being a popular tourist destination, Colombo is very well connected to the rest of the world. Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) is the major airport, which is around 30 kms from the city centre. This airport serves various domestic flights as well as international flights. The airport connects Colombo to major cities of Southeast Asia, Australia, Europe, the US and the Middle East. Airlines such as Qatar Airways, Malaysia Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, Emirates Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Air India, Spice Jet, Indigo operate to and from Colombo. Cheap flight tickets from here to other popular cities can be booked online on Goibibo. Also, flight status & other details related to flight booking & air tickets can be easily accessed on it. So for cheapest air tickets, it is recommended to book flights online. Getting to other cities of the island is easy as Colombo has good railway connectivity. Fort Railway Station, which is served by Sri Lanka Railways is a major railway station in Colombo with frequent intercity and intracity trains. The Main Line connects the station to the cities in the east like Ragama, Kandy and Nuwara Eliya while Coast Line connects the station to the south. Coming to Colombo via road is very easy as there are several private and government-owned buses to and from Colombo to rest part of the country. Local buses, taxis, tuk-tuks and rented cars are the modes of transport to travel locally.

Questions & Answers About flights from Colombo to Chennai

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How many flights fly from Colombo to Chennai on the daily basis?

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Around 92 flights are flying daily from Colombo to Chennai. Out of which 5 are direct and 87 are connecting flights on this route. Some major airlines between this route are Sri Lankan Airlines , SpiceJet , Indigo , Air India , Mihin Lanka , Air Arabia , Jet Airways , Qatar Airways and Flydubai .

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Which airline has maximum number for flights between Colombo to Chennai?

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Out of 92 daily flights between Colombo to Chennai Air India has maximum 48 flights. After that Singapore Airlines has 10 , Malaysia Airlines has 8 , IndiGo has 5 , SriLankan Airlines has 4 , Etihad Airways has 4 flights between Colombo to Chennai.

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What is today’s cheapest fare from Colombo to Chennai?

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Today lowest airfare on Colombo to Chennai flight route is ₹8183 offered by Sri Lankan Airlines UL123 at 18:45.

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Which is the cheapest flight from Colombo to Chennai in next 7 and next 30 days? What are the timings of those flight?

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Indigo 6E1202 is the cheapest flight in next 7 days on Colombo to Chennai route at ₹7331. And in next 30 days lowest price on Colombo to Chennai route is ₹6320 which is offered by SpiceJet SG2. Timings for this flights are 22 JAN 2020 at 02:30.

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When does the first flight leave from Colombo to Chennai?

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The first flight from Colombo to Chennai is Air India UL321 at 00:30. The other morning flights from Colombo to Chennai are Malaysia Airlines UL32B @ 00:40 , Malaysia Airlines MH32B @ 00:40 , Malaysia Airlines MH32B @ 00:40 , Malaysia Airlines UL32B @ 00:40 , Singapore Airlines SQ359 @ 00:45 .

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Which is the last flight on Colombo to Chennai route?

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The last flight from Colombo to Chennai route is Air India UL320 at 23:40. Before this last flight other evening Colombo to Chennai flights are Air India UL320 @ 23:40 , Etihad Airways EY321 @ 21:00 , Etihad Airways EY321 @ 21:00 , IndiGo 6E320 @ 20:30 , Air India UL320 @ 19:45 .

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What is the aerial distance between Colombo to Chennai and minimum time taken by flights between two cities?

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The aerial distance between Colombo to Chennai is 961km which is covered by nonstop flights in average 1h 17.0m.

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Which is the cheapest airline on Colombo to Chennai flight route?

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Sri Lankan Airlines offers the cheapest flights from Colombo to Chennai.

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Which are the most preferred airlines from Colombo to Chennai?

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Sri Lankan Airlines, SpiceJet, Indigo, Air India are the most preferred airlines on Colombo to Chennai flight route.

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What are the name and codes for Colombo and Chennai airports?

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The name of Colombo airport is Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport and its code is CMB and name of Chennai’s Airport is Chennai International Airport, its code is MAA.

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Weather in Chennai

THU OCT 10 2019

32.93ºC  26.76ºC

Humid throughout the day.

0.0422% chance of precipitation

FRI OCT 11 2019

33.24ºC  25.75ºC

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

0.0272% chance of precipitation

SAT OCT 12 2019

34.26ºC  26.82ºC

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

0.0619% chance of precipitation

SUN OCT 13 2019

33.23ºC  26.97ºC

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

0.0418% chance of precipitation

MON OCT 14 2019

34.1ºC  26.79ºC

Possible light rain in the morning and overnight.

0.252% chance of precipitation

TUE OCT 15 2019

32.71ºC  25.8ºC

Possible light rain until morning, starting again in the evening.

0.6327% chance of precipitation

WED OCT 16 2019

32.88ºC  25.56ºC

Possible light rain in the morning and overnight.

0.1383% chance of precipitation

THU OCT 17 2019

28.16ºC  24.4ºC

Light rain in the morning and afternoon.

0.4166% chance of precipitation

FRI OCT 18 2019

32.02ºC  24.72ºC

Humid and overcast throughout the day.

0.0316% chance of precipitation

SAT OCT 19 2019

32.72ºC  25.72ºC

Possible light rain until morning, starting again in the evening.

0.2787% chance of precipitation

SUN OCT 20 2019

32.12ºC  24.92ºC

Possible light rain in the morning and overnight.

0.2093% chance of precipitation

MON OCT 21 2019

31.57ºC  26.08ºC

Possible drizzle in the morning.

0.1154% chance of precipitation

TUE OCT 22 2019

31.29ºC  25.11ºC

Possible light rain in the evening and overnight.

0.156% chance of precipitation

WED OCT 23 2019

31.24ºC  24.61ºC

Rain and humid throughout the day.

0.8035% chance of precipitation

THU OCT 24 2019

30.74ºC  23.8ºC

Light rain and humid throughout the day.

1.1032% chance of precipitation

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Colombo Airport Contact Info
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Chennai Airport Contact Info
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MAA
Phone:
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