There is 1 way to get from Colombo to Chennai by plane

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Fly  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Madras (MAA) DWO - MAA

$65 - $225

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Chennai is to fly which costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 37000 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Chennai is to fly which costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 37000 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Chennai is 686 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Colombo to Chennai, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Chennai is Madras (MAA) Airport which is 17.1 km away. Other nearby airports include Tirupati (TIR) (100.2 km), Bengaluru (BLR) (278.6 km), Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) (310 km) and Coimbatore (CJB) (420 km).

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Chennai.
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  • Distance: 428.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Chennai, India?

SriLankan Airlines, Cinnamon Air and IndiGo Airlines fly from Colombo to Chennai 5 times a day.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Madras via Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $260
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Madras via Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220

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