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Travelers usually depart from O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International when they travel from Johannesburg to Chennai. The most popular airlines for this route are Qatar Airways, IndiGo Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Kulula, and Emirates. Johannesburg and Chennai have 173 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Number of flights35173419-3830

Check-in for a flight from Johannesburg to Chennai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYesNo
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYesNo
KululaCAWMNYesNo
EmiratesUAEEKNoNo

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, George, Harare, East London, London, Windhoek, Hyderabad, Bloemfontein, New York, Accra, Lagos, Nairobi, Bulawayo, Lusaka, Mthatha, Dar es Salaam, Funchal, Livingstone.
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, Dubai, Colombo, Pune.
Which airports are there in Johannesburg?
Johannesburg is mainly served by O. R. Tambo International. But there are other airports nearby, including Lanseria International, Rand Airport.
What airports are near Johannesburg?
The main airport in Johannesburg is O. R. Tambo International. It is also served by Pilanesberg International, Wonderboom.
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 Johannesburg and Chennai?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Johannesburg and Chennai thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Johannesburg and Chennai can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Johannesburg and Chennai?
Currently, you can fly between Johannesburg and Chennai with Qatar Airways, IndiGo Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Kulula, Emirates.
When's the best time to travel between Johannesburg and Chennai?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Johannesburg and Chennai, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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