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Cheap flights to Chicago from $893

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a momondo user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Chicago departing on 20/9. Fares may change, and may not be available for all flights or travel dates. Click the price to refresh the search for this deal.
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Chicago flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares to Chicago found recently by users on momondo
American Airlines
30 Aug
MEL11:55Melbourne
32h 13m
1 stop
ORD05:08Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Aug
ORD16:50Chicago O'Hare Intl
25h 45m
2 stops
MEL09:35Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
4 Sept
MEL12:55Melbourne
38h 18m
2 stops
ORD12:13Chicago O'Hare Intl
25 Sept
ORD17:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
27h 20m
2 stops
MEL12:15Melbourne
ANA
4 Sept
SYD20:55Sydney Kingsford Smith
47h 38m
2 stops
ORD05:33Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Nov
ORD16:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
34h 50m
1 stop
SYD20:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
4 Sept
MEL09:30Melbourne
41h 43m
1 stop
ORD12:13Chicago O'Hare Intl
25 Sept
ORD15:40Chicago O'Hare Intl
25h 35m
2 stops
MEL08:15Melbourne
EVA Air
29 July
BNE22:15Brisbane
37h 55m
1 stop
ORD21:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Aug
ORD19:35Chicago O'Hare Intl
57h 25m
2 stops
BNE20:00Brisbane
Cathay Pacific
9 Sept
SYD21:50Sydney Kingsford Smith
31h 35m
1 stop
ORD14:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
3 Dec
ORD14:40Chicago O'Hare Intl
37h 10m
1 stop
SYD20:50Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from Melbourne to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways and Virgin Australia
Multiple Airlines
20 Sept
MEL12:25Melbourne
42h 50m
3 stops
ORD16:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
Cathay Pacific
9 Sept
SYD21:50Sydney Kingsford Smith
31h 35m
1 stop
ORD14:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
19 Sept
MEL15:05Melbourne
38h 45m
1 stop
ORD14:50Chicago O'Hare Intl

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ANA
28 June
SYD11:50Sydney Kingsford Smith
35h 50m
1 stop
ORD08:40Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Apr
ORD07:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
45h 00m
2 stops
SYD19:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
1 July
BNE00:55Brisbane
45h 18m
2 stops
ORD07:13Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 July
ORD16:05Chicago O'Hare Intl
40h 30m
1 stop
BNE23:35Brisbane
Cathay Pacific
28 June
SYD14:05Sydney Kingsford Smith
39h 20m
1 stop
ORD14:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Apr
ORD16:05Chicago O'Hare Intl
25h 40m
1 stop
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
1 July
SYD10:20Sydney Kingsford Smith
29h 25m
1 stop
ORD00:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 July
ORD12:50Chicago O'Hare Intl
27h 10m
1 stop
SYD07:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
Finnair
28 June
SYD10:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
46h 10m
2 stops
ORD17:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Apr
ORD21:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
65h 55m
2 stops
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
28 June
MEL07:00Melbourne
23h 55m
2 stops
ORD15:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 July
ORD09:51Chicago O'Hare Intl
29h 54m
1 stop
MEL06:45Melbourne

Chicago flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Chicago flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Chicago?

If you don’t want to visit Chicago in May, then you should wait until February to fly from Australia, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $1,680.

What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Chicago?

Our data shows that Tuesday is the least expensive day to fly to Chicago. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as $1,723. Flights from Australia to Chicago on a Saturday will generally be more expensive and average around $2,026. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Chicago?

Our data shows that the cheapest Australia to Chicago flights are usually those with departure times in the afternoon. Our users have found flights to Chicago in the afternoon for as low as $1,716. Flights at midday are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of $2,296.

How long does it take to fly to Chicago?

Flight times from Australia to Chicago vary, but if you’re flying out of Sydney Kingsford Smith and flying into Chicago O'Hare Intl (one of the most popular routes), then the duration is 22h 45m on average. Another popular route from Australia to Chicago is flying from Melbourne to Chicago O'Hare Intl, which will take roughly 27h 07m. Keep in mind that layovers or delays could extend your travel time.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Chicago?

We recommend purchasing flights from Australia to Chicago 24 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Chicago for $1,988.

Cheapest flights to Chicago

Find the cheapest flights to Chicago from your nearest city or airport
CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CHICAGO FROM SYDNEYMay16% cheaperFlying from Sydney to Chicago costs on average just $1,674 in May
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CHICAGO FROM SYDNEYDecember41% more expensiveIt costs about $2,807 for flights to Chicago from Sydney in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CHICAGO FROM SYDNEYJuly208% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Chicago from Sydney in July than any other month

Cheap Chicago flight deals and tips

Summary info about Chicago flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$893

Best Round-Trip Price

$1,360

Fastest flight time

24h 47m

Operated By

9 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Chicago from Australia in the last 72 hours is $893 (Melbourne to Chicago O'Hare Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Chicago from Australia in the last 72 hours is $1,360 (Melbourne to Chicago O'Hare Intl).
The fastest flight to Chicago from Australia takes 24h 47m (Sydney Kingsford Smith to Chicago O'Hare Intl).
There are 9 airlines operating flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, United Airlines and Japan Airlines.

Frequently asked questions about flying to Chicago

When is it best to fly to Chicago to go sightseeing?

Sights like Wrigley Field, Magnificent Mile, and Cloud Gate are most enjoyable in months with moderate weather conditions like May or June. Plan your flight to Chicago for those months.

Is there an alternative airport near Chicago?

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Chicago is possible. If you are planning a flight to Chicago, consider booking flights to Chicago Midway Airport (14 km from Chicago city centre).

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Chicago?

You can find deals at Chicago Midway Airport for $190 on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Chicago?

The best price found on momondo to Chicago was $155/pp from Las Vegas, which is 18% cheaper than the average flight price to Chicago. To find the cheapest price to Chicago from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

Are there flights to Logan Square?

Yes. To go to Logan Square, book a flight to Chicago O'Hare Intl which is in Chicago and is about 17.3 km away from Logan Square.

What’s the closest airport to Wrigley Field?

The closest airport to Wrigley Field is 20.9 km away - Chicago’s Chicago O'Hare Intl airport.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Chicago?

Prices for flights to Chicago refresh daily.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Chicago?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and stopovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Chicago.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Chicago?

The travel and health documents required for your trip to Chicago can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s licence, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Chicago. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Chicago?

It is quick and easy to find flights to Chicago on momondo. We search and return numerous flight options from various airlines and agents. You can then use our filters to narrow your search until you have found the most convenient flight to Chicago that suits you.

Can I find flights to Chicago with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo allows you to filter the results for flights to Chicago to just show those with flexible booking policies.

How can momondo help me find flights to Chicago?

momondo offers useful filters to help you find the right flight. Choose specific flight times, airports or even what payment method you prefer. We have numerous options to help you book your ideal flight to Chicago.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Chicago right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

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Cheapest flight routes to Chicago

These routes have the cheapest flights to Chicago found by momondo users in Australia
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
MelbourneChicago27h 07m$1,215
SydneyChicago22h 45m$1,403
BrisbaneChicago26h 23m$1,828
PerthChicago30h 25m$1,981
CairnsChicago40h 35m$2,612
AdelaideChicago31h 36m$2,704
CoolangattaChicago32h 13m$3,314
TownsvilleChicago50h 23m$3,377