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Route Information for Flights from Chennai to Madurai

Origin Airport IATA Code MAA
Destination Airport IATA Code IXM
Distance 258 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air India, Ethiopian Airlines, IndiGo
Earliest Flight Arrival 2:00AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:40PM UTC

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Chennai International Airport

The Chennai International Airport has dozens of helpful amenities for travelers. Flights from Chennai depart every hour from this airport. You can book a seat on flights from companies like Air India, JetLite, Gulf Air, and SpiceJet. The airport is less than five miles from Chennai, and it is just a quick drive from any of the major hotels or tourism areas in the city. No matter where you live or stay in Chennai, you can easily reach the airport. If you are ready to book your next international vacation, visit Orbitz.com for the best discounts and deals in the travel industry.

Easy Parking and Congestion-Free Traffic

In 2012, the Chennai International Airport launched a new system that made it easier for travelers to get through the airport. The new system has small booths at which you can pay for parking and get directions to different areas of the airport. Each lane carefully directs drivers to the pickup locations, drop-off sites, and parking garages. You can also visit one of the off-site parking garages and take a shuttle to the airport.

Driving Isn't for Everyone

Not everyone wants to hassle with finding a parking space and walking to the terminal. Luckily, Chennai has several cab companies, like Chennai Airport Transfers. When you call one of these companies, they will send a cab and driver to your location. Most companies charge by the mile, plus a small fee for pickup.

What to Eat

The Taj Madras Flight Kitchen is your only choice for a regular meal at the Chennai International Airport. You can grab a few snacks from one of the small kiosks and shops if you want to eat on the go. With the low-fare flights offered through Orbitz.com, you can plan your vacation in minutes. Visit the site today, and find out how easy it is to search for flights from Chennai.

The Airport in Madurai

Use Orbitz.com when you need to book flights to Madurai, India. Madurai Airport serves those flying into the city. It is approximately 7.5 miles from the Madurai railway station and hosts three airlines: Air India, Jet Airways and Spice Jet. Three cities offer direct flights to Madurai: Chennai, Kochi, and Mumbai. Orbitz.com will search for discount tickets to Madurai from any destination in the world.

Ground Transportation in Madurai

There are taxicabs available at the airport to take you into the city. Rental cars are also available at Madurai Airport, and you can book one in advance on Orbitz.com. The Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation provides bus and train services. Buses travel across seven districts in the city, and trains travel throughout Madurai and to nearby cities. There are also 236 registered minibuses that transport passengers throughout the city.

Weather in Madurai

Rain is common in Madurai during the months of October, November and December.

Popular Madurai Attractions

Madurai, India, is a popular tourist destination because it has so much to see. There are many religious attractions, including the Gandhi Memorial Museum, Thirumalai Nayak Palace and Mariamman Theppakkulam. Madurai is also known for its festivals. The Thepporchavam festival is celebrated each year in January and February, and the Santhanakoodu is an Islamic festival that is celebrated throughout the year. Book your flights to Madurai on Orbitz.com if you want to visit this beautiful city.

Flights from Chennai to Madurai - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chennai to Madurai now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor can help you with questions about quarantine and travel restrictions when traveling by plane from Chennai to Madurai.

Are there non-stop flights from Chennai to Madurai?

Yes, if you're traveling from MAA to Madurai Airport, you'll only have one flight number to bear in mind. There are 3 airlines offering nonstop services to choose from. Here are a few of the best:

  • IndiGo
  • SpiceJet
  • Air India
What is the shortest flight from Chennai to Madurai?

Keep that movie marathon for another occasion, because the journey from Chennai to Madurai can be as quick as 1 hour.

What airlines fly from Chennai to Madurai most frequently?

There are two airlines offering frequent flights from Chennai Airport (MAA-Chennai Intl.) to Madurai Airport, including IndiGo (6E). Popular with travelers, it operates 121 flights on this route every month. Also research the great airfares available with SpiceJet (SG). Offering 60 flights each month between Chennai and Madurai, they'll ensure your journey is just as delightful as the destination.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Madurai?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Madurai have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Madurai with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Madurai without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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