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How to find the cheapest flight from
Wellington (WLG) to Chicago (CHI)

WLG - CHI
Price
$1,303 - $2,056
CHI
Temperature
1 - 29 °C
CHI
Rainfall
17 - 109 mm

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

$1,864

Average for round-trip flights in December 2020

Round-trip from

$1,303

From Wellington to Chicago

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Wellington to Chicago?

Flights from Wellington to Chicago are generally found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chicago.

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

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 55 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Wellington to Chicago from $1,532 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,532 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Wellington to Chicago lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Wellington to Chicago in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,146.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Chicago (WLG - CHI)?

It’s optimal to fly from Wellington to Chicago in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 34% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Chicago

Can I find flights from Wellington to Chicago for under $2,266 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Chicago for under $2,266. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $2,214, but on average you can expect to pay $2,546.

Which airlines flying from Wellington to Chicago have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand flying from Wellington to Chicago have implemented new flexible change policies.

Are there direct flights from Wellington to Chicago for under $2,266 on Cheapflights?

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

Is Wellington weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

With an average temperature of 29 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Chicago are hotter than in Wellington.

How long does is the flight from Wellington to Chicago?

Airlines like Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways, and Emirates fly from Wellington to Chicago in about 22h 56m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 21h 54m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($2,214), Emirates ($2,398), and Fiji Airways ($3,031) offers the cheapest pricing from Wellington to Chicago.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Wellington to Chicago
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.71
Average temperature for December in Chicago
3.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Chicago
31.0 mm

Airports servicing Wellington

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)
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