The month of March is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from New Zealand, with most prices found around $1,488. If you don’t want to visit Chicago in March, then you should wait until May to fly from New Zealand, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $1,526.
We recommend purchasing flights from New Zealand to Chicago 54 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Chicago for $1,683.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Chicago is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $1,631. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. On the other hand, Saturday is the most expensive day to depart from New Zealand because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around $1,758.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Chicago is in the morning when flights can be purchased for as low as $1,373. Flights in the evening are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of $1,694.
Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport or Chicago Greater Rockford Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Chicago.
Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Chicago is Chicago Midway Airport where the average price is $920pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.