Houston to Chennai Flights
Flights to Chennai
George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Booking flights from Houston is easy if you use the services offered on Orbitz.com. George Bush Intercontinental Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. Named after George H. W. Bush, this airport serves tens of millions of travelers yearly and was the 10th busiest airport in the United States in 2011. Airlines that service this airport include American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Air Canada and Air France. Find low-cost tickets to destinations around the world on Orbitz.com.
Houston Airport Parking
Parking at George Bush Intercontinental Airport costs $17 per day, and you can purchase airport parking tickets in advance on Orbitz.com. However, if you are planning a long trip, this cost can add up. There are many companies that offer off-site parking to Houston travelers at cheaper rates. Ramada, which is approximately four miles from the airport, charges travelers $25 per week for parking and offers shuttle services to and from the airport. Park 'N Fly is located approximately three miles from the airport and charges $7 daily for parking, and Rocket Parking is located just over four miles from the airport, charging $5.50 per day.
Ground Transportation in Houston
The Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority has a bus and rail system that will get Houston residents to and from the airport. The airport has courtesy vans that will pick travelers up from locations that are within a five mile radius of the airport. Taxis are also available throughout the city and are the quickest option for those who choose not to drive or take public transportation. If you are arriving in Houston and need transportation, you can find great deals on rental cars on Orbitz.com. Customers can check out the latest sales to find bargain prices.
Airport Dining Facilities
George Bush Intercontinental Airport has a variety of restaurants that you can enjoy while waiting for your flight. Urban Crave, Cat Cora's Kitchen and Harlon's BBQ offer southern-style dishes. There are also many restaurant chains at this airport, including Schlotzky's Deli, Chili's and Popeye's Chicken. Book your flights from Houston using Orbitz.com and arrive at the airport early enough to relax and enjoy a fine meal.
Chennai International Airport
The Chennai International Airport is located on Tirusulam, approximately 9 miles south of downtown Chennai. Numerous airlines service the airport, including British Airways, Air France, Air Canada and Korean Air. The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights to Chennai. The website searches flights from all available airlines to find the best deals on your air ticket.
Transportation From the Airport
The airport has bus services that run from the airport into the city center. Three rail lines also service the airport; however, the elevated trains make a circle around Chennai, so if you decide to travel via train, you'll have to switch to bus transportation once you get closer to the city. If you want access to your own vehicle, you can use the Orbitz.com website to arrange for a rental car.
Weather in Chennai
Chennai has a tropical climate. Temperatures average from the mid-80s to the high 90s throughout the year. While the weather sometimes gets cooler, it's rare for the city to see temperatures below 70º F. December and January are considered peak travel months because the weather isn't unbearably hot. However, you'll save money by traveling during the off-peak travel season. If you use Orbitz.com to plan your trip in February or March, you'll have nice weather and get better deals on your travel expenses.
Highlights and Attractions
Kapaleeshwar Temple, San Thome Church and Crocodile Bank are some of the popular attractions in Chennai. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights to Chennai. You can use the website to purchase tickets to area attractions or schedule guided tours of the city.
Cheap flights from Houston to Chennai
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Houston to Chennai
|Leave Thu, Jan 23||Houston (IAH)||Chennai (MAA)||Emirates||
|Return Mon, Feb 10||Chennai (MAA)||Houston (IAH)||Emirates|
Best one-week trip in January from Houston to Chennai
|Leave Mon, Jan 13||Houston (HOU)||Chennai (MAA)||British Airways||
|Return Mon, Jan 20||Chennai (MAA)||Houston (HOU)||British Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Houston to Chennai
|Leave Thu, Feb 20||Houston (IAH)||Chennai (MAA)||Emirates||
|Return Thu, Mar 6||Chennai (MAA)||Houston (IAH)||Emirates|
Best one-week trip in February from Houston to Chennai
|Leave Wed, Feb 12||Houston (HOU)||Chennai (MAA)||British Airways||
|Return Wed, Feb 19||Chennai (MAA)||Houston (HOU)||British Airways|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Houston and Chennai
|Emirates||HOU||MAA||Thu, Jan 23 - Mon, Feb 10||$1,063|
|Etihad Airways||HOU||MAA||Thu, Jan 23 - Mon, Feb 10||$1,102|
|Lufthansa||HOU||MAA||Thu, Jan 23 - Mon, Feb 10||$1,108|
|Air Canada||HOU||MAA||Thu, Feb 20 - Thu, Mar 6||$1,229|
|United Airlines||HOU||MAA||Wed, Apr 23 - Mon, May 12||$1,246|
|British Airways||HOU||MAA||Wed, Feb 5 - Mon, Feb 10||$1,287|
|American Airlines||HOU||MAA||Fri, Feb 14 - Sun, Mar 2||$1,445|
|Gulf Air||HOU||MAA||Thu, Jan 16 - Sat, Jan 25||$1,494|
|Singapore Airlines||HOU||MAA||Fri, Mar 21 - Sun, Mar 30||$1,632|
|US Airways||HOU||MAA||Thu, Jan 23 - Fri, Jan 31||$1,674|
|Turkish Airlines||HOU||MAA||Fri, Jan 10 - Sat, Jan 25||$1,811|
|Cathay Pacific||HOU||MAA||Fri, Mar 21 - Sun, Mar 30||$2,088|
Houston and Chennai airports and terminals
Airports in HoustonTX, US
George Bush Airport (IAH)
Distance from City Center: 17.8 miles
Hobby Airport (HOU)
Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Houston to Chennai on Fri, Dec 13, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA6155/AA6669||IAH||4:40 PM||MAA||1:00 AM||744/777||20hr 50min|
|American Airlines/British Airways||AA6155/BA35||IAH||4:40 PM||MAA||1:00 AM||744/777||20hr 50min|
|Finnair/British Airways||AY5494/BA35||IAH||4:40 PM||MAA||1:00 AM||744/777||20hr 50min|
|British Airways/British Airways||BA194/BA35||IAH||4:40 PM||MAA||1:00 AM||744/777||20hr 50min|
|Iberia/British Airways||IB4630/BA35||IAH||4:40 PM||MAA||1:00 AM||744/777||20hr 50min|
|Lufthansa/British Airways||LH7622/BA35||IAH||3:25 PM||MAA||1:00 AM||763/777||22hr 5min|
|United Airlines/British Airways||UA921/BA35||IAH||3:25 PM||MAA||1:00 AM||763/777||22hr 5min|
|Emirates/Emirates||EK212/EK542||IAH||6:25 PM||MAA||2:15 AM||77W/772||20hr 20min|
|American Airlines/Qatar Airways||AA7996/QR528||IAH||6:50 PM||MAA||3:10 AM||777/333||20hr 50min|
|Qatar Airways/Qatar Airways||QR714/QR528||IAH||6:50 PM||MAA||3:10 AM||77L/333||20hr 50min|
|Emirates/Air India||EK212/AI906||IAH||6:25 PM||MAA||5:00 AM||77W/321||23hr 5min|
|Singapore Airlines/Singapore Airlines||SQ61/SQ5336||IAH||4:40 PM||MAA||8:45 AM||77W/319||28hr 35min|
|Singapore Airlines/Air India||SQ61/AI343||IAH||4:40 PM||MAA||9:45 AM||77W/332||29hr 35min|
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