Selected fares from San Jose - Silicon Valley to Chennai

Flights from San Jose

San Jose, CA, Airport Information

San Jose, CA, is home to nearly one million people, a large city population that's serviced by its own international airport, providing regular flights from San Jose to international and domestic destinations. The Norman Y. Mineta Memorial San Jose International Airport is only two miles from the downtown area at the intersections of U.S. Route 101, Interstate 880 and State Route 87. The primary airlines operating from the airport are Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Reservations for you airline ticket on these or other airlines serving the airport can be made through Orbitz.com.

Parking at the Airport

Parking at Mineta San Jose International Airport is available at three hourly and three daily lots, one of which offers economy service. The hourly lots are interspersed around the terminal area for easy access, costing $2 for 30 minutes and $30 per day flat rates. The daily lots offer parking deals with discounted parking fees of $22 a day for the regular daily lots and $15 for the economy lot, which is further away from the terminals. Disabled parking is available in front of both terminals for a $2 rate for 30 minutes and $15 for a daily charge.

Transportation From the Airport

Several methods of travel are available for passengers to make their way from anywhere in the city to the airport. Several hotels in the area offer courtesy shuttle transportation for patrons. Public bus transportation is available from the Valley Transportation Authority, and metered taxi service is also available from anywhere in the area, with the downtown-to-airport fare costing approximately $15 to $18.

Breakfast Before Departing

A quick meal can be eaten at the airport before departure in one of the many restaurants available in the concourse. Only ticketed passengers are allowed in the area containing the restaurants. Coffee and pastries are served at the Euro Café near the baggage claim area, while Starbucks can provide sandwiches as well, to get you quickly to the available flights from San Jose. If you have a bit more time to stop off on the way to the airport, try a sit-down breakfast at Café San Jose on Meridian Ave. or at Bill's Cafe on Willow St.

Flights to Chennai

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.

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Hotels in Chennai

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The Residency Towers
The Residency Towers
115 Sir Thyagaraya Road, T Nagar, Chennai
4.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Chennai, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of U. S. Consulate and Valluvar Kottam. Music Academy and SDAT Tennis Stadium are also within 2 ...

$75

$75
Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram
Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram
57, Covelong Road, Mahabalipuram
4.5 out of 5.0

This 4.5-star luxury resort lies near a stretch of sand off the East Coast Road on the Bay of Bengal. Arjuna's Penance, Krishna's Butterball, and Shore Temple ...

$96

$96
E Hotel
E Hotel
Express Avenue Mall, Gate # 1, Chennai
3.5 out of 5.0

This family-friendly Chennai hotel is located in the entertainment district, within a 10-minute walk of Express Avenue, Mount Road, and Spencer's Plaza Shopping ...

$59

$59
The Raintree, Anna Salai
The Raintree, Anna Salai
636 Anna Salai Teynampet, Chennai
4.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Located in the heart of Chennai, this luxury hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of U. S. Consulate, Music Academy, and Valluvar Kottam. Kapaleeswarar Temple and Anna ...

$70

$70
Hotel Savera
Hotel Savera
No.146, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Chennai
4.0 out of 5.0
2.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Located in the heart of Chennai, this spa hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Music Academy, Chennai Citi Center Mall, and U. S. Consulate. Kapaleeswarar Temple and ...

$45

$45
The Leela Palace Chennai
The Leela Palace Chennai
175 Sathya Dev Avenue Extn, Chennai
5.0 out of 5.0

This family-friendly Chennai hotel is located by the sea, within 2 mi (3 km) of San Thome Cathedral and Kapaleeswarar Temple. Chennai Citi Center Mall and Theosophical ...

$105

$105
Radisson Blu Hotel Chennai
Radisson Blu Hotel Chennai
531 Gst Road, St.thomas Mount, Chennai
4.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (8 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Phoenix Market City and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Guindy Race Course. Chemplast Cricket Ground ...

$78

$78
ITC Grand Chola, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chennai
ITC Grand Chola, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chennai
# 63 Mount Road, Chennai
5.0 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (2 reviews)

This family-friendly Chennai hotel is located near the airport, within 1 mi (2 km) of Guindy Race Course and Chennai Snake Park. Phoenix Market City and Guindy ...

$143

$143
The Residency
The Residency
No.49, G.N.Chetty Road, T-Nagar, Chennai
4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Chennai, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Valluvar Kottam, U. S. Consulate, and SDAT Tennis Stadium. Music Academy and Express Avenue are also ...

$60

$60
The Accord Metropolitan
The Accord Metropolitan
35, GN Chetty Road, Chennai
4.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (7 reviews)

This family-friendly Chennai hotel is located by the sea, within 1 mi (2 km) of Valluvar Kottam, U. S. Consulate, and SDAT Tennis Stadium. Express Avenue and ...

$61

$61

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