Cheap flights from Cairns to Chicago from $1,652

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Flight information for Cairns to Chicago
(CNS to CHI)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Cairns to Chicago

Fastest flight time

36h 11m

Direct flights


Airports in Chicago

3 airports
The fastest flight from Cairns to Chicago takes 36h 11m
There are no direct flights from Cairns to Chicago. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Cairns Airport - Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport.
There are 3 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford (RFD)

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What is the cheapest day to depart Cairns for Chicago?


The cheapest day of the week is usually Thursday. The most expensive is usually Thursday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Chicago?

in the afternoon

Cairns to Chicago flights are approximately 0% more expensive in the afternoon than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest Cairns to Chicago flight route?

Cairns - Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fly from Cairns to Chicago O'Hare Intl for the best Cairns - Chicago flight prices

When you’re planning your trip from Cairns to Chicago, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Cairns Airport to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. In August, $1,652 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Cairns to Chicago which you can find when you fly CNS — ORD.

Cairns Airport (CNS) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)$1,652
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Find the cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from Cairns to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia
Virgin Australia
26 Dec.
69h 29m
2 stops
ORD01:44Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qantas Airways
26 Dec.
30h 24m
3 stops
ORD16:19Chicago O'Hare Intl
Virgin Australia
26 Dec.
46h 02m
2 stops
ORD23:12Chicago O'Hare Intl

  • Are airlines flying from Cairns to Chicago offering flexible changes due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Cairns to Chicago are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. One of the airlines that may be waiving their change fees is Air New Zealand. You can search for the full list of airlines such as Air New Zealand that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Cairns to Chicago by plane?

    Cairns and Chicago are 14250.2 km apart from one another.

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