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Dubai DXBMumbai BOMDubai DXB

Multiple carriers

£274
Dubai DXBChennai MAA

Multiple carriers

£312

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2937 km
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Travelers usually depart from Dubai International, Sharjah International, Al Maktoum International, or Dubai Bus Station when they travel from Dubai to Chennai. The distance between Dubai and Chennai is 2937 km. The most popular airlines for this route are IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited, Emirates, Air Arabia, and Spicejet. Dubai and Chennai have 326 direct flights per week.

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

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

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

Fly Dubai on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

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

Air India Express on Thursdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Dubai to Chennai

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IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENo0
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Air India LimitedAICAIYes0
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EmiratesUAEEKNo0
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Air ArabiaABYG9No0
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SpicejetSEJSGYesNo

India COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Dubai, DXB can enter India, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for India
  • Recommended contact-tracing app
  • Mandatory health declaration form for vaccinated travelers

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required for Dubai
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in India in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Dubai to Chennai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Dubai and Chennai takes around 3.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Dubai and Chennai?
The flight distance between Dubai and Chennai is 2937 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Dubai and Chennai?
Several carriers operate flights between Dubai and Chennai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Emirates, Fly Dubai, Air India Limited, Air Arabia, Air India Express, IndiGo Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Dubai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dubai and London, Manila, Mumbai, Bangkok, New Delhi, Manchester, Doha, Istanbul, Dublin, Kuwait City, Riyadh, Muscat, Perth, Birmingham, Sydney, Kuala Lumpur, Islamabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Kochi.
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, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Hyderabad, London, Coimbatore, Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Kochi, Goa, Madurai, Kolkata, Toronto, Thiruvananthapuram, Colombo, Pune, Brisbane.
Which airports are there in Dubai?
Dubai is mainly served by Dubai International. But there are other airports nearby, including Sharjah International, Al Maktoum International, Dubai Bus Station, Al Minhad Air Base, Dubai Jebel Ali SPB, Dubai Creek SPB.
What airports are near Dubai?
The main airport in Dubai is Dubai International. It is also served by Abu Dhabi International, Ras Al Khaimah International, Al Ain International, Khasab.
What airports are near Chennai?
The main airport in Chennai is Chennai International. It is also served by Chennai International, Tirupati, Pondicherry, Cuddapah.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Dubai and Chennai?
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