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The distance between Kolkata and Chennai is 1386 km. The most popular airlines for this route are IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet, AirAsia India, Go Air, and Air India Limited. Kolkata and Chennai have 97 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Number of flights15171217-1818
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IndiGo Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Air India Limited on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

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

Spicejet on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Check-in for a flight from Kolkata to Chennai

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

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kolkata to Chennai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kolkata and Chennai takes around 2.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kolkata and Chennai?
The flight distance between Kolkata and Chennai is 1386 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kolkata and Chennai?
Several carriers operate flights between Kolkata and Chennai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spicejet, AirAsia India, IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kolkata?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kolkata and New Delhi, Chittagong, Dhaka, Bagdogra, Bangkok, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Guwahati, Singapore, Dubai, Hyderabad, Sydney, London, Jhārsuguda, Hanoi, Pune, Patna, Port Blair, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneswar.
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, Toronto, Thiruvananthapuram, Dubai, Colombo, Pune, Brisbane.
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.
What airports are near Chennai?
The main airport in Chennai is Chennai International. It is also served by Chennai International, Tirupati, Cuddapah, Pondicherry.
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