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The distance between Kochi and Chennai is 519 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia India, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet, Air India Limited, and Go Air. Kochi and Chennai have 58 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Number of flights10898-1310
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IndiGo Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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

Check-in for a flight from Kochi to Chennai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsia IndiaIADI5YesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
SpicejetSEJSGYesNo
Air India LimitedAICAIYesNo
Go AirGOWG8YesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kochi to Chennai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kochi and Chennai takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kochi and Chennai?
The flight distance between Kochi and Chennai is 519 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kochi and Chennai?
Several carriers operate flights between Kochi and Chennai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kochi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kochi and Mumbai, Bengaluru, Dubai, New Delhi, Singapore, Goa, London, Hyderabad, Sydney, Thiruvananthapuram, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain Island, Melbourne, Doha, Perth, Adelaide, Denpasar, Bangkok, Auckland, Malé.
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, Goa, Madurai, Kolkata, Toronto, Thiruvananthapuram, Dubai, Colombo, Pune, Brisbane.
What airports are near Kochi?
The main airport in Kochi is Cochin International. It is also served by Cochin International, Trivandrum International, Coimbatore International, Calicut International.
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 Kochi and Chennai?
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