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How to find the cheapest flight from
Australia to Chicago (CHI)

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

To save up to 18% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Australia to Chicago from $1,506 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,641 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Australia to Chicago?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Chicago. Flights to Chicago from Australia in May are about $1,474 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $1,124.

Cheap flights from Australia to Chicago in October, November 2020

The best prices found for Australia to CHI flights in October, November
26 Oct - 31 Jan
$2,030pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
26 Oct - 31 Jan
$3,219pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
26 Oct - 31 Jan
$6,361pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Australia to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Australia found for this year
26 Oct - 31 Jan
$2,030pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
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Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
26 Oct - 31 Jan
$3,219pp
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Qatar Airways
 
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
21 Oct - 24 Oct
$3,526pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
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United Airlines
 
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One-way flights to Chicago from Australia

The cheapest one-way flights from Australia to Chicago
09:00 - 17:32
United Airlines
1 stop
25h 32m
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United Airlines
$1,105
United
06:15 - 14:19
American Airlines
2 stops
25h 04m
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American Airlines
01:05 - 14:29
Qantas Airways
2 stops
29h 54m
ADL - ORD
Qantas Airways
$1,137
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Australia to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From Australia to Chicago

Can I find flights from Australia to Chicago for under $1,691 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Australia to Chicago for under $1,691. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,608, but on average you can expect to pay $1,754.

Which airlines flying from Australia to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Australia to Chicago have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand, United Airlines, and Air Canada are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Australia to Chicago for under $1,550 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Australia to Chicago, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Australia to Chicago?

When booking a flight from Australia to Chicago, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Air Canada or Cathay Pacific as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from Australia to Chicago?

While some choose either Adelaide - Chicago O'Hare Intl or Sydney Kingsford Smith - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Sydney Kingsford Smith - Chicago Midway is the most popular route from Australia to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Australia to Chicago?

On average you can expect to pay $1,610 for a flight from Australia to Chicago. The cheapest flight overall is $919 while the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Chicago Midway) is currently priced at $1,822.

How long does is the flight from Australia to Chicago?

For as low as $1,711, Air Canada can have you in Chicago from Australia in 20h 30m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Australia to Chicago return?

Qatar Airways, at $1,608, was found to be the cheapest airline from Australia to Chicago.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include ANA and Air Canada.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Australia to Chicago one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $1,098. Users have also found prices from $1,105 and $1,108 on Delta and United Airlines, respectively.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Australia to Chicago
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.71
Average temperature for October in Chicago
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Chicago
66.0 mm

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)
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