Cheap flights from New Zealand to Chicago

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16 Aug — 23 Aug1
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How far in advance should I book a flight from New Zealand to Chicago?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 50 days in advance, which can save you up to 40% on flights from New Zealand to Chicago compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 50 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $2,919. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $3,583.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Chicago?

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from New Zealand. Users have commonly found prices around $2,698 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,842. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in October.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Zealand to Chicago (NZ - CHI)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New Zealand to Chicago as you normally would.

Cheap flights from New Zealand to Chicago in August, September 2022

The best prices found for New Zealand to CHI flights in August, September
25 Aug - 2 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

26h 37m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

36h 10m
$2,059

Air Tahiti Nui

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

25 Aug - 2 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

26h 37m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

36h 10m
$2,069

Air Tahiti Nui

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Deal found 10.8.22

11 Aug - 17 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

31h 48m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

41h 40m
$2,108

Air Tahiti Nui

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

New Zealand to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from New Zealand found for this year
14 Nov - 24 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

19h 16m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

24h 00m
$1,729

Air Canada

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Deal found 8.8.22

2 Nov - 14 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

29h 32m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

44h 15m
$1,748

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

14 Nov - 28 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

19h 16m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

28h 40m
$1,756

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

Cheap American Airlines flights from New Zealand to Chicago

7 Nov - 5 Dec
CHC

Christchurch

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

43h 04m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

24h 35m
$1,782

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

15 Nov - 25 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

23h 25m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

23h 51m
$1,949

American Airlines

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Deal found 8.8.22

7 Nov - 5 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

21h 08m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

22h 50m
$1,957

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

Cheap Air Tahiti Nui flights from New Zealand to Chicago

25 Aug - 2 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

26h 37m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

36h 10m
$2,059

Air Tahiti Nui

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

25 Aug - 2 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

26h 37m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

36h 10m
$2,069

Air Tahiti Nui

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

18 Aug - 24 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

26h 37m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

41h 40m
$2,455

Air Tahiti Nui

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

Direct flights to Chicago from New Zealand

Save time with New Zealand to Chicago direct flight deals
2 Nov - 13 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

14h 55m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

16h 30m
$1,907

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

16 Nov - 25 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

14h 55m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

16h 30m
$1,954

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

18 Nov - 25 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

14h 55m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

16h 30m
$1,959

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

Last-minute flights from New Zealand to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from New Zealand, departing today and this week
18 Aug - 24 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

35h 23m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

40h 20m
$2,280

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

18 Aug - 24 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

3 stops

29h 41m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

38h 07m
$2,286

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

18 Aug - 24 Aug
WLG

Wellington

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

30h 22m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

31h 30m
$2,422

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

One-way flights to Chicago from New Zealand

The cheapest one-way flights from New Zealand to Chicago
2 Nov
WLG

Wellington

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

20h 15m
$938

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

4 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

14h 55m
$945

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

2 Nov
WLG

Wellington

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

25h 07m
$960

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Zealand to Chicago flights.

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

Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Chicago for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $1,729, but on average you can expect to pay $1,820.

Are there direct flights from New Zealand to Chicago for under $2,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from New Zealand to Chicago under $2,000. A good price for a direct flight from New Zealand to Chicago is less than $4,295.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Zealand to Chicago for under $2,300?

There are currently 16+ open flights from New Zealand to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $2,300.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from New Zealand to Chicago are Air New Zealand ($938), American Airlines ($973), and Air Tahiti Nui ($1,027).

What are the most popular routes from New Zealand to Chicago?

When deciding which route to take from New Zealand to Chicago, consider Wellington - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Auckland Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl or Christchurch - Chicago O'Hare Intl, as they are the most popular.

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

When booking a flight from New Zealand to Chicago, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, China Eastern or Air New Zealand as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from New Zealand to Chicago?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New Zealand to Chicago? While on average our users pay $1,808, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $1,804. The most popular route (Wellington - Chicago O'Hare Intl), is priced around $1,825.

Departure points for flights from New Zealand to Chicago

Select to see more specific information for flights to Chicago from all departure points in New Zealand

Top 2 airlines flying from New Zealand to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Zealand to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,647Average$1,817FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,709Average$2,314FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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