If you are actually flying from Chennai, India to Sharjah, United Arab Emirates or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Chennai and Sharjah, this page will give you the information you are looking for.


Flight time from Chennai to Sharjah is 4 hours 20 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from MAA to SHJ is 4 hours 20 minutes (Operated by Air Arabia)

The nearest airport to Chennai, is Chennai International Airport (MAA) and the nearest airport to Sharjah, is Sharjah Airport (SHJ)

Distance from Chennai to Sharjah is approximately 2920 kilometers.

Flights from Chennai to Sharjah • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Chennai arrive at Sharjah Airport, the major airport in Sharjah

Airline & JourneyDuration
Air Arabia
4 hrs 20 mins

Flight time from Chennai to Sharjah via Doha • MAA to SHJ via DOH

Flight duration from Chennai International Airport to Sharjah Airport via Doha Airport, Qatar on Qatar Airways flight is 8 hours 30 minutes

MAA to DOH 4 hrs 50 mins
DOH Waiting Time 2 hrs 30 mins
DOH to SHJ 1 hr 10 mins
Total Duration: 8 hrs 30 mins

Flight time from Chennai to Sharjah via Trivandrum • MAA to SHJ via TRV

Flight duration from Chennai International Airport to Sharjah Airport via Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, India on Air India Limited flight is 15 hours 30 minutes

MAA to TRV 1 hr 40 mins
TRV Waiting Time 9 hrs 35 mins
TRV to SHJ 4 hrs 15 mins
Total Duration: 15 hrs 30 mins

How long does it take to fly from Chennai to Sharjah?

Non-stop flight time from Chennai to Sharjah is around 4 hours 30 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Chennai and Sharjah takes close to 9 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 21 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Chennai to Sharjah.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Chennai - Sharjah flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 2 hrs to 15 hrs .

Flight time from Chennai, India to airports near Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Chennai International Airport, Chennai to airports nearest to Sharjah is given in the table below

Journey ToStops & Duration
Al Ain, Al Ain Airport
7 hrs 15 mins
1 Stop
Dubai, Dubai Airport
4 hrs 15 mins
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi International Airport
4 hrs 30 mins

Airlines operating flights between Chennai and Sharjah

Chennai time is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Sharjah


Current time in Chennai, India : Thu, 23 Nov, 2017,
Chennai Timezone: IST (+05:30)

08:40 PM

Current time in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates :, Thu, 23 Nov, 2017,
Sharjah Timezone: +04 (+04:00)

07:10 PM

MAA to SHJ Flight - Chennai Airport to Sharjah Airport Flight Route Map

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