Cheap flights from Chennai to Madurai

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The distance between Chennai and Madurai is 419 km. The most popular airlines for this route are IndiGo Airlines, AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Spicejet, and Air India Limited. Chennai and Madurai have 92 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Chennai to Madurai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
SpicejetSEJSGYesNo
Air India LimitedAICAIYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chennai to Madurai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chennai and Madurai takes around 1.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Chennai and Madurai?
The flight distance between Chennai and Madurai is 419 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chennai and Madurai?
Several carriers operate flights between Chennai and Madurai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chennai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chennai and Bengaluru, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, Kochi, Singapore, Pune, Goa, Tiruchirappalli, Bangkok, Kolkata, Thiruvananthapuram, Ahmedabad, Thoothukudi, Vijayawada, Dubai, Colombo, Port Blair, Jaipur.
What are the most popular routes to and from Madurai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Madurai and Singapore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Colombo, Dubai, Bengaluru, Goa, Kochi, New Delhi, Dammam, Bangkok, New York, Jeddah, San Francisco, Chicago, Seattle, Belgrade, Ahmedabad, Pune, Doha.
What airports are near Chennai?
The main airport in Chennai is Chennai International. It is also served by Chennai International, Tirupati, Pondicherry, Cuddapah.
What airports are near Madurai?
The main airport in Madurai is Madurai. It is also served by Tiruchirappalli International, Madurai, Coimbatore International, Tuticorin.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Chennai and Madurai?
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