Cheap flights from Auckland to Chicago

The best prices from Auckland Intl to Chicago are usually found in March or May, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Auckland to Chicago

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

AKL - CHI

Price

$1,045 - $1,504

CHI

Temperature

-5 - 23 °C

CHI

Precipitation

43 - 125 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Average price

$2,236

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$1,554

From Auckland Intl to Chicago (CHI)

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

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 7% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 55 days in advance to save up to 7% 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 55 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 Auckland to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,609, or $1,609 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Chicago. Flights to Chicago from Auckland in March are about $1,757 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $1,203.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Chicago (AKL - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Auckland to Chicago in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 19% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Chicago in January, February 2022

The best prices found for AKL to CHI flights in January, February
2 Feb - 9 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

26h 06m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

29h 15m
$1,714

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/20/22

12 Feb - 19 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

22h 10m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

27h 25m
$1,722

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

19h 53m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

29h 15m
$1,775

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/20/22

Auckland to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Auckland found for this year
2 Feb - 9 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

26h 06m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

29h 15m
$1,714

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/20/22

25 Aug - 13 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

27h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

28h 45m
$1,720

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

12 Feb - 19 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

22h 10m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

27h 25m
$1,722

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Auckland, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

19h 53m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

29h 15m
$1,775

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/20/22

27 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

32h 08m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

31h 10m
$1,845

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

19h 53m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

30h 45m
$1,906

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

One-way flights to Chicago All airports from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Chicago
14 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

3 stops

34h 20m
$920

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

14 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

26h 10m
$951

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

18 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

26h 10m
$956

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Located just 17.9 km from the city centre, Auckland Intl is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Chicago from Auckland. Booking flights from Auckland Intl (AKL) to Chicago should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Chicago from 3 different airlines.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Auckland Intl to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, United Airlines, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Auckland to Chicago for under $1,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Chicago for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,714, but on average you can expect to pay $2,107.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Chicago for under $1,800?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Auckland to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $1,800.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Auckland to Chicago round-trip from $1,714. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Qantas Airways, from $1,818, and United Airlines, from $1,909. Air New Zealand is priced at 2% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $951 on United Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Korean Air from $1,561 and Emirates from $1,684 one-way.

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

China Eastern, Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Auckland to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to Chicago?

While on average a flight from Auckland to Chicago is generally $1,230, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $768. When looking at the most popular route, (Auckland Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl), you can expect to pay $1,714 for that flight.

Can I fly to Chicago from Auckland Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to Chicago

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

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

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

Can I fly back to Auckland Intl from Chicago?

Returning to Auckland Intl from Chicago

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Auckland to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$1,245
Average$1,803
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,289
Average$1,645
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$1,587
Average$1,893
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety