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The best prices from Chennai to Chicago are usually found in June or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chennai (MAA) to Chicago (CHI)

MAA - CHI
Price
₹ 68,601 - ₹ 95,893
CHI
Temperature
1 - 29 °C
CHI
Rainfall
17 - 109 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

₹ 68,601

From Chennai to Chicago

One-way from

₹ 40,275

One-way flight from Chennai 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 Chennai to Chicago?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Chennai to Chicago at least 56 days early can save you up to 9% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 56 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chennai to Chicago for as little as ₹ 75,534 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as ₹ 83,501 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Chicago. Flights to Chicago from Chennai in October are about ₹ 76,008 on average during October, but can be found for as low as ₹ 64,544.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Chicago (MAA - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chennai to Chicago in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Chennai to Chicago in November, December 2020

The best prices found for MAA to CHI flights in November, December
14 Dec - 31 Mar
₹ 66,093pp
MAA
Chennai
Air India
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
14 Dec - 31 Mar
₹ 67,199pp
MAA
Chennai
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
30 Dec - 6 Jan
₹ 76,346pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

Chennai to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Chennai found for next year
14 Dec - 31 Mar
₹ 66,093pp
MAA
Chennai
Air India
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Air India
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
14 Dec - 31 Mar
₹ 67,199pp
MAA
Chennai
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
30 Dec - 6 Jan
₹ 76,346pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai

Last-minute flights from Chennai to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Chennai, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 7 Dec
₹ 85,935pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
6 Dec - 12 Dec
₹ 86,230pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAA
Chennai
6 Dec - 7 Dec
₹ 90,803pp
MAA
Chennai
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai

One-way flights to Chicago from Chennai

The cheapest one-way flights from Chennai to Chicago
02:30 - 02:35
British Airways
3 stops
59h 35m
MAA - ORD
British Airways
₹ 40,276
02:30 - 13:30
American Airlines
1 stop
22h 30m
MAA - ORD
American Airlines
₹ 42,784
15:25 - 01:45
Air India
2 stops
21h 50m
MAA - ORD
Air India
₹ 44,923
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chennai to Chicago

Can I find flights from Chennai to Chicago for under ₹ 66,388 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Chicago for under ₹ 66,388. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Cathay Pacific for just ₹ 63,068, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 66,904.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chennai to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Chennai to Chicago include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Cathay Pacific, Emirates, and British Airways flying from Chennai to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Chennai to Chicago for under ₹ 66,388 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Chennai to Chicago for under ₹ 88,517?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chennai to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than ₹ 88,517.

Is Chennai weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 38 °C on average in the month of May. The temperature in Chicago is typically colder than in Chennai. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Chennai to Chicago?

There are many flights that can get you from Chennai to Chicago in 20h 25m. Fly via Air India, Cathay Pacific, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Chennai to Chicago is Cathay Pacific. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as ₹ 63,069 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Air India and British Airways, starting at ₹ 65,429 and ₹ 67,199 round-trip. Cathay Pacific is priced at 18% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Air India. According to our data, you can fly for as low as ₹ 38,210. Users have also found prices from ₹ 38,579 and ₹ 40,202 on Air India and American Airlines, respectively.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chennai to Chicago
Today's exchange rate
₹ 1 = $ 0.02
Average temperature for November in Chicago
11.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in Chicago
62.0 mm

Airports servicing Chennai

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 8 airlines from Chennai to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Chennai to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
₹ 886 ₹ 1,008 No change fee 75%
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Cathay Pacific
₹ 827 ₹ 1,013 No cancel fee 72%
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Air India
₹ 813 ₹ 1,082 N/A N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air India. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
₹ 774 ₹ 1,085 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
₹ 914 ₹ 1,099 No change fee 76%
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British Airways
₹ 939 ₹ 1,126 No cancel fee 70%
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Qatar Airways
₹ 717 ₹ 1,200 No cancel fee 68%
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American Airlines
₹ 993 ₹ 1,354 No cancel fee 71%
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