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Travelers usually depart from Bengaluru International, or Bengaluru - Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna when they travel from Bengaluru to Chennai. The distance between Bengaluru and Chennai is 269 km. The most popular airlines for this route are IndiGo Airlines, AirAsia India, Spicejet, Air Vistara, and Air India Limited. Bengaluru and Chennai have 98 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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IndiGo Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Air India Limited on Tuesdays, and Saturdays.

AirAsia India on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Spicejet on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Bengaluru to Chennai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AirAsia IndiaIADI5YesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
SpicejetSEJSGYesNo
Air VistaraVTIUKYesNo
Air India LimitedAICAIYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Bengaluru to Chennai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Bengaluru and Chennai takes around 1.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Bengaluru and Chennai?
The flight distance between Bengaluru and Chennai is 269 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Bengaluru and Chennai?
Several carriers operate flights between Bengaluru and Chennai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited, Spicejet, AirAsia India.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bengaluru?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bengaluru and New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Singapore, Kolkata, Pune, Kochi, Goa, Dubai, Malé, Bangkok, Sydney, London, Denpasar, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Mangalore, Ahmedabad, Seoul, Melbourne.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chennai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chennai and Singapore, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Mumbai, Hyderabad, London, Coimbatore, Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Kochi, Goa, Madurai, Kolkata, Toronto, Thiruvananthapuram, Dubai, Colombo, Pune, Brisbane.
What airports are near Bengaluru?
The main airport in Bengaluru is Bengaluru International. It is also served by Bengaluru International, Tirupati, Mysore, Cuddapah, Salem.
What airports are near Chennai?
The main airport in Chennai is Chennai International. It is also served by Chennai International, Tirupati, Cuddapah, Pondicherry.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Bengaluru and Chennai?
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