New York to Chennai flight time

What is the flight time from New York to Chennai

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between New York, United States and Chennai, India?

Flight duration from New York to Chennai

Depart
JFK
Arrive
MAA

The flight time from New York to Chennai is 16 hours 25 minutes.

A direct flight from New York (JFK) to Chennai (MAA) has a duration of 16 hours 25 minutes.

A distance of 8,374 miles / 13,477 km.

Related: Return journey Chennai to New York flight duration

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 16 hours 25 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

New York to Chennai flight time via Coimbatore | JFK to MAA via CJB

New York to Coimbatore
16 hours 30 minutes
Coimbatore to Chennai
1 hours 06 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
17 hours 36 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

New York to Chennai flight time via Madurai | JFK to MAA via IXM

New York to Madurai
16 hours 42 minutes
Madurai to Chennai
1 hours 06 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
17 hours 48 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from New York to Chennai can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to Chennai and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.

Flights from New York to Chennai | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

New York to Chennai flight time information

  • The average flight time from New York to Chennai is 16 hours 25 minutes
  • Distance from New York to Chennai is 8,374 miles / 13,477 km
  • New York is served by 3 airports New York John F. Kennedy International Airport , New York Newark Liberty International Airport , New York LaGuardia Airport
  • Chennai is served by 1 airports Chennai International Airport

Airlines flying between New York and Chennai

Most popular airlines that fly the route between New York and Chennai

Norwegian
Norwegian
Korean Air
Korean Air
Kuwait Airways
Kuwait Airways

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New York & Chennai local time and timezones

Chennai, India time is 10 hours ahead of New York, United States

Date and time in New York, United States:
03:49 Sun, 21 Jul, 2019,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

Date and time in Chennai, India:
13:19 Sun, 21 Jul, 2019,
Calcutta Timezone: IST (+05:30)

Jet Lag effects from flying between New York and Chennai

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between New York and Chennai

New York to Chennai jet lag effects

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The cheapest months to travel from New York to Chennai

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