Cheap flights from Brisbane to Chicago

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The best prices from Brisbane to Chicago are usually found in August or May, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from Brisbane to Chicago

All the information you need to plan the best BNE to CHI flight in 2022: compare Brisbane to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

BNE - CHI

Price

$850 - $1,631

CHI

Temperature

-5 - 23 °C

CHI

Precipitation

43 - 125 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Average price

$1,715

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$1,178

From Brisbane to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Brisbane to Chicago?

Leaving on a Saturday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 26% on the overall cost on flights from Brisbane to Chicago.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 22 days in advance to save up to 30% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 22 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Brisbane to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,464, or $1,834 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Chicago. Flights to Chicago from Brisbane in August are about $1,433 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $1,083.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Brisbane to Chicago (BNE - CHI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Brisbane to Chicago at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 30% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Brisbane to Chicago in January, February 2022

The best prices found for BNE to CHI flights in January, February
30 Jan. - 13 Feb.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

34h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

28h 10m
$1,582

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/1/22

21 Jan. - 28 Jan.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

24h 35m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

28h 10m
$1,816

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18/1/22

23 Feb. - 11 Mar.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

34h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BNE

Brisbane

3 stops

37h 35m
$1,854

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Brisbane to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Brisbane found for this year
30 Jan. - 13 Feb.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

34h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

28h 10m
$1,582

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

25 Mar. - 9 Apr.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

53h 20m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

30h 40m
$1,672

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/1/22

21 Jan. - 28 Jan.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

24h 35m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

28h 10m
$1,816

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

One-way flights to Chicago All airports from Brisbane

The cheapest one-way flights from Brisbane to Chicago
25 Mar.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

3 stops

56h 40m
$1,109

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/1/22

25 Mar.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

33h 59m
$1,407

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 17/1/22

3 Apr.
BNE

Brisbane

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

3 stops

35h 42m
$1,431

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 15/1/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Brisbane to Chicago?

Most people fly from Brisbane (BNE) if they book a flight from Brisbane to Chicago. On average, Brisbane has 0 outbound flights to Chicago per day from 7 airlines. Brisbane is conveniently located just 12.3 km from Brisbane’s city centre.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Brisbane to Chicago have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand, Air Canada, and Korean Air 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.

Can I find flights from Brisbane to Chicago for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Brisbane to Chicago for under $1,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,582, but on average you can expect to pay $2,149.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Brisbane to Chicago round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Brisbane to Chicago round-trip from $2,037. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Singapore Airlines, from $2,130, and Qantas Airways, from $2,292.

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

$1,407 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air New Zealand. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Etihad Airways and Emirates, with prices starting from $1,435 and $1,608, respectively.

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

Before booking your flight from Brisbane to Chicago, check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Cathay Pacific.

What are the cheapest flights from Brisbane to Chicago?

The cheapest flight price from Brisbane to Chicago is $1,151. On average you can expect to pay $1,151. The most popular route, (Brisbane - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for $1,582.

Can I fly to Chicago from Brisbane right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Brisbane to Chicago

Most visitors from Brisbane need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Brisbane must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Brisbane are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Can I fly back to Brisbane from Chicago?

Returning to Brisbane from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Brisbane.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Brisbane.

Top 7 airlines flying from Brisbane to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Brisbane to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest$1,009
Average$1,147
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$1,035
Average$1,476
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Korean Air
Cheapest$1,113
Average$1,289
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,119
Average$1,428
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$1,203
Average$1,545
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,452
Average$1,784
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$1,645
Average$2,326
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety