Flying time from Singapore 4 hours 20 minutes
Currency Indian Rupee (INR)
International dialling code +91
Climate Summer (April to May), Monsoon (June to September), Winter (November to February)
Airport code MAA
Airport to city 20km
Airport tax Passenger Service Fee INR150; User Development Fee INR768. Swachh Bharat Cess Tax, Krishi Kalyan Cess Tax and Service Tax are applicable and tax amount depends on itinerary
A modern metropolis on the Bay of Bengal, Chennai is one of India’s most populous cities and is the capital of Tamil Nadu. Formerly called Madras, Chennai is an important economic centre as well as a cultural hub. It is home to the Bharatanatyam classical dance and the Tamil film industry, one of the largest film industries in the country.