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Flights to India in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price$2,415Average for return flights in August 2022
Return from$867From Sydney Kingsford Smith to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
One-way from$287One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to India

Cheap flights to India in August, September 2022

The best prices found for DEL flights for August, September
4 Sep. - 24 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

32h 20m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

29h 40m
$583

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Deal found 2/8/22

24 Aug. - 12 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

16h 40m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

13h 40m
$596

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Deal found 2/8/22

12 Sep. - 3 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

32h 20m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

30h 15m
$613

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Pick Dates

Deal found 3/8/22

India 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to India found for this year
19 Nov. - 24 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

31h 45m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

30h 15m
$571

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Deal found 2/8/22

18 Oct. - 29 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

32h 20m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

30h 15m
$576

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Deal found 2/8/22

4 Sep. - 24 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

32h 20m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

29h 40m
$583

Scoot

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Deal found 2/8/22

Last minute flights to India

Late deals on return flights to India, departing today and this week
12 Aug. - 23 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

16h 40m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

39h 35m
$785

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 2/8/22

9 Aug. - 16 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

27h 50m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 40m
$889

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/8/22

9 Aug. - 16 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

27h 50m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 40m
$891

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/8/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to India?

The cheapest ticket to India found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$1,515

February

$1,529

March

$1,520

April

$1,153

May

$1,065

June

$1,177

July

$1,151

August

$1,028

September

$1,056

October

$1,115

November

$1,269

December

$1,790

Currently, the cheapest month for flights to India is August. The most expensive month for flights is December. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to India?

Average India flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

SYD - DEL

Price

$1,028 - $2,044

DEL

Temperature

14 - 34 °C

DEL

Rainfall

7 - 248 mm

Peak season

Generally winter (October to March) is the most popular time to book cheap flights to India as the cooler season is more comfortable for sightseeing. Be aware that this does vary from region to region, however. Temps average around 4C to 19C, occasionally falling to 0 degrees and possibly lower; frosts are common in some parts of the country during this season so make sure you pack some warm clothing just in case. The peak months for travel to India are the lead up to Christmas, January, February and also March for the Holi festival. So to secure deals on flights to India you should make your reservations well in advance.

Off Season

The summer season (April to August) is very hot and dry in India, with temperatures usually around 25C but reaching up to 43C in some southern cities in May and June. Due to these scorching high temperatures, people generally avoid booking flights to India during this time. The monsoon season typically runs between July and September, with southern India receiving the most rainfall. If you don’t mind the heat and the rain then this is a good time to pick up cheap flights to India.

When is the best time to book a flight to India?

The best time to visit India is during the cool, dry season between November and March, so book your cheap flights well in advance. Cities in the north such as Delhi, Agra, Varanasi and Jaipur are ideal for sightseeing at this time, while central and southern regions are also comfortable.

Which day is cheapest to fly to India?

Monday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to India. Flying on Sunday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to India?

At the moment, flights at midday are likely to offer the best value for money for your India trip. A flight in the morning will more often than not be of higher cost.

Where are the most popular flight destinations in India?

Popular flight destinations in India include New Delhi, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Amritsar.

How long is the flight to India?

Flights from Sydney to India – 14 hrs 15 mins

Flights from Melbourne to India – 15 hrs 30 mins

Flights from Brisbane to India – 14 hrs 35 mins

Flights from Perth to India – 10 hrs 45 mins

Which airlines operate flights to India?

Air India, Air Asia, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Air, China Southern, Jet Airways and Tiger Air all fly the Australia-India route. The cheapest flights to India are generally found flying from Sydney and Melbourne incorporating one stopover. Air India flies direct from Sydney to Delhi four times a week, and direct from Melbourne to Delhi three times a week.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

Airports in Indian cities such as Delhi, Bombay, Calcutta and Agra are connected by rail networks. The train will be your quickest and most convenient way of getting into the the city centres. Other transport options are metered taxis and buses, note that buses can be very crowded.

What is good to know if travelling to India?

If you are looking for an unusual tour outside of Delhi, don’t miss out on the most haunted place in India, Rajasthan.It is believed that Bhangarh Fort in Rajasthan about four hours from Delhi,  should not be visited by touirst between sunset and sunrise.

India is mysteriously beautiful location with the unique culture, so that is not a surprise that India has become the  location for one of the Oscar movie.

Famous spring festival Holi, which is held in India every March, is one of the best cultural travel experiences around the world.

How popular are flights to India this year?

Flights to India have seen a 477% increase in demand compared to the previous year.

Popular regions to fly to in India

Not sure where to visit in India? Start by selecting one of the most popular places in India below to filter down your possible destination.