Chennai to Dubai

Flight information Chennai to Dubai

Cheapest roundtrip price last month

AED 735

Non-stop airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 2938 kilometers

3h 55min

Most popular airline last month


Dubai, Dubai Al Maktoum International, Dubai Creek SPB and Jebel Ali SPB

4 airports

Frequently asked questions

There are 4 airports in Dubai: Dubai, Dubai Al Maktoum International, Dubai Creek SPB, and Jebel Ali SPB.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Chennai to Dubai is AED 735. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
3h 55min is the average flight time from Chennai to Dubai.
There are 4 airlines who fly non-stop from Chennai to Dubai.
There are 40 flights per week flying from Chennai to Dubai, as of July.

Dubai is served by two main international airports - Dubai International Airport and Al Maktoum International Airport. From Chennai International Airport there are direct flights to Dubai International Airport, but as of yet there are not any flights offered to Al Maktoum International Airport. The airlines flying from Chennai to Dubai are Air India, Emirates, flydubai and IndiGo.

* This information is correct as of March 2017

Airport Information - Arriving

The primary airport serving Dubai is Dubai International Airport, also the world’s busiest airport in terms of international passengers capable of handling over 80 million people per year. The airport has three passenger terminals which are linked to one another for easy transfers. Terminals 1 and 3 are on the Dubai Metro network, while a free bus shuttle runs to Terminal 2 taking only 20 minutes. The airport is known for its excellent and generous facilities and amenities, with a huge number of shops, eateries and cafes available to travelers. Getting to the airport from the wider Dubai area is possible on the Dubai Metro, although taxis are also very popular in Dubai.

Al Maktoum International Airport is Dubai’s second and newest airport having opened up in 2010. Although not at full capacity yet, the airport is becoming increasingly popular and many airlines are choosing to operate flights from there each year. The airport is scheduled to have three passenger terminals, one of which will be dedicated exclusively to Emirates flights. Currently there are many amenities open to travelers at the airport including restaurants and shops.

Airport Information - Departing

Chennai International Airport is India’s fourth busiest handling over 17 million travelers each year. The airport is designed with a single passenger terminal split into a domestic and international sector, with a connecting complex in the middle of the two. All of the amenities and facilities you would expect from a busy international airport can be found at Chennai International Airport, so you won’t be short on places to eat or shop during your visit. Getting from central Chennai to the airport is possible by public transport including rail and metro, although many opt for the convenience of a taxi.

What to Expect in Dubai

Dubai is one of the world’s leading travel destinations famed for its world-class attractions, shops, activities and hotels. Discover the best free things to do in Dubai. The weather in Dubai can get extremely hot over the summer, although it cools down enough in the evening time to roam around in comfort. Check out the best hotels in Dubai so you can find the right accommodation for you. Many nationals are allowed to enter Dubai without a visa including EU members, while certain nationals including those from the UK can get a visa upon arrival. Other nationalities can get hotel/tour sponsored visas, although many will need to apply for one in advance and have a sponsor.

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