Cheap flights from Chennai to Kolkata

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The distance between Chennai and Kolkata is 1386 km. The most popular airlines for this route are IndiGo Airlines, AirAsia, Spicejet, Emirates, and Air India Limited. Chennai and Kolkata have 122 direct flights per week.

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

AirAsia 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 Chennai to Kolkata

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
SpicejetSEJSGYesNo
EmiratesUAEEKNoNo
Air India LimitedAICAIYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chennai to Kolkata?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chennai and Kolkata takes around 2.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Chennai and Kolkata?
The flight distance between Chennai and Kolkata is 1386 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chennai and Kolkata?
Several carriers operate flights between Chennai and Kolkata. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air India Limited, AirAsia, Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chennai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chennai and Singapore, Bengaluru, New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Colombo, Kochi, London, Madurai, Ahmedabad, Bangkok, Pune, Port Blair, Goa, Tiruchirappalli, Sydney, Seoul.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kolkata?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kolkata and New Delhi, Bengaluru, Singapore, Mumbai, Bangkok, Pune, Bagdogra, Manila, Taipei, Dhaka, Hyderabad, Chittagong, Hong Kong, Sydney, London, Melbourne, Goa, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneswar, Seoul.
What airports are near Chennai?
The main airport in Chennai is Chennai International. It is also served by Chennai International, Tirupati, Pondicherry, Cuddapah.
What airports are near Kolkata?
The main airport in Kolkata is Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International. It is also served by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International, Jessore, Barisal, Kazi Nazrul Islam.
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