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There are 5 ways to get from Toronto to Chennai by plane, shuttle or train

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Fly Toronto to Madras

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Madras (MAA)

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Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Madras (MAA)

Shuttle to London, fly to Madras

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to London Airport
  2. Fly from London (YXU) to Madras (MAA)

Fly Toronto to Tirupati, train

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Tirupati (TIR)
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Jn to Perambur

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati, train

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Tirupati (TIR)
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Jn to Perambur

Toronto (YYZ) to Madras (MAA) flights

The flight time between Toronto (YYZ) and Madras (MAA) is around 20h 44m and covers a distance of around 13388 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 42m. The fastest flight normally takes 17h 25m. Services are operated by Etihad, Lufthansa, Emirates and others. Typically 77 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
17h 1m
Layover time:
3h 42m
Total time:
20h 44m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
17h 25m
Flight distance:
13388 km
Flights per week:
77
Cheapest price:
₹35,596
Carbon emissions:
2715 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
12:15
Last flight departs at:
21:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto (YYZ) to Madras (MAA) flight schedules

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International entry into India from Canada

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from Nepal and Bhutan

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into India from Canada

  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
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  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into India from Canada is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Chennai is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Chennai is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Yes, entry into Canada from India is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Chennai is to fly which costs $600 - $1,200 and takes 20h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Chennai is to fly which takes 20h 28m and costs $600 - $1,200.

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The distance between Toronto and Chennai is 13376 km.

It takes approximately 20h 28m to get from Toronto to Chennai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Madras Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 40m and has one stopover.

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Chennai is 9h 30m ahead of Toronto. It is currently 1:04 AM in Toronto and 10:34 AM in Chennai.

Qatar Airways, Etihad, Lufthansa and five other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 441+ hotels available in Chennai. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Chennai.
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  • Distance: 13376.4 km
  • Duration: 20h 28m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Chennai, India?

Etihad, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Toronto to Chennai every 2 hours.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Toronto to Madras via Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Toronto to Madras via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from London to Madras via Toronto, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Istanbul, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via London Heathrow, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Dubai, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Munich, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
35h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Abu Dhabi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati via Montreal, Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
30h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati via Montreal, London Heathrow, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
31h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati via Montreal, Munich, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹1,30,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from London to Madras via Toronto, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹95,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Warsaw Chopin, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Istanbul, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Munich, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Zurich, Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Paris CDG, Delhi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,80,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati via Montreal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati via Montreal, Munich, Delhi
Ave. Duration
28h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati via Montreal, Delhi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
32h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati via Newark, Delhi
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹43,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Tirupati via Montreal, Frankfurt, Delhi
Ave. Duration
30h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,30,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Madras via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras via Boston, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from London to Madras via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹41,000 - ₹1,00,000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Toronto to Madras via Doha
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹45,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras via Montreal, Doha
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₹32,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras via Boston, Doha
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from London to Madras via Toronto, Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from London to Madras via Montreal, Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹1,00,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toronto to Madras via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras via Boston, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,00,000
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Toronto to Madras via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹2,30,000
Flights from London to Madras via Toronto, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹1,00,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Toronto to Madras via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras via Boston, Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,40,000
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Madras via Montreal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹57,959
Flights from London to Madras via Montreal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹95,000
Timbis Air Services
Website
timbisair.com
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Dubai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via Abu Dhabi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,40,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Toronto to Madras via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₹45,000 - ₹1,50,000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Toronto to Madras via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹35,000 - ₹60,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Toronto to Tirupati via London Heathrow, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,00,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Renigunta Jn to Perambur
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹125
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Robert Q Airbus
Phone
(519) 679-2707
Email
courier@robertq.com
Website
robertq.com
Shuttle from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to London Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
reservation.robertq.com

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