The cheapest times to fly from ATL to MAA are
- January 15th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
- May 7th to July 15th (except the weeks of June 11th and June 18th)
- September 3rd to November 18th (except the week of October 1st)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to MAA is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1888 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $959 for Wednesday flights around mid May.
When to Fly to Chennai
Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Chennai (MAA) will usually cost between $1045 to $1591 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1029. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1739. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $710 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1160 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to MAA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to MAA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ATL to MAA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $109 (9%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1146. Return trip prices are from the MAA to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ATL to MAA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking ATL to MAA
Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to MAA — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $932
- Average savings: $229 (19.7%)
- Price for both tickets: $1053
- Average savings: $107 (9.22%)
- Price for both tickets: $1074
- Average savings: $86 (7.41%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ATL to MAA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Biman, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Frontier, Gulf Air, Iberia, IndiGo, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Oman Air, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, SpiceJet, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chennai International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 9058 miles or 14577 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ATL to MAA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to MAA flight is about 17 hour 17 minutes.
How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Chennai?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from ATL to MAA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chennai International Airport|
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