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The most popular airlines for this route are Scoot, IndiGo Airlines, Jetstar Airways, AirAsia, and Virgin Australia Airlines. Sydney and Chennai have 367 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Sydney to Chennai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
ScootTGWTRYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo

India COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Sydney, SYD with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter India, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for India

  • Recommended contact-tracing app

  • Mandatory health declaration form for vaccinated travelers

Return

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed for vaccinated travelers

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required

  • Mandatory quarantine and testing

Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Australia

  • Mandatory travel declaration form

Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Sydney?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sydney and Melbourne, Denpasar, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Manila, Hobart, Auckland, Bangkok, Cairns, New Delhi, Adelaide, Seoul, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Perth, Ballina, Kathmandu, Queenstown, London.
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, Melbourne, Kochi, Goa, Madurai, Kolkata, Toronto, Thiruvananthapuram, Dubai, Colombo, Pune, Brisbane.
Which airports are there in Sydney?
Sydney is mainly served by Sydney. But there are other airports nearby, including Rose Bay Seaplane Base, Sydney Bankstown Airport.
What airports are near Sydney?
The main airport in Sydney is Sydney. It is also served by Canberra, Newcastle, Orange, Illawarra Regional, Bathurst.
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 Sydney and Chennai?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Sydney and Chennai thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Sydney 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 Sydney and Chennai?
Currently, you can fly between Sydney and Chennai with Scoot, IndiGo Airlines, Jetstar Airways, AirAsia, Virgin Australia Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Sydney and Chennai?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Sydney 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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