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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Frankfurt, DE, Germany - CHI to FRA Last modified: Aug 28, 2016 1:09 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Frankfurt Last modified: Aug 28, 2016 1:09 AM

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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Frankfurt (CHI to FRA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Frankfurt, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $533.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Frankfurt (CHI to FRA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to Frankfurt based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Frankfurt

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Frankfurt should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $2,093 $1,044
7-14 days $1,618 $759
14-21 days $1,343 $567
21-30 days $1,293 $547
30-60 days $1,281 $524
60-90 days $515 $520
90+ days $512 $512

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Frankfurt

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Frankfurt.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$524 $547 $524 $547 $524 $515 $547

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to Frankfurt

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Chicago to Frankfurt.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Chicago Frankfurt LOT 8/29/16 9/5/16 1 $1,069
September Chicago Frankfurt Turkish 9/20/16 10/7/16 1 $547
October Chicago Frankfurt Icelandair 10/19/16 10/26/16 1 $524
November Chicago Frankfurt United 11/26/16 12/3/16 0 $515
December Chicago Frankfurt United 12/6/16 12/22/16 0 $512
January Chicago Frankfurt United 1/30/17 2/8/17 1 $513
February Chicago Frankfurt Air Canada 2/24/17 3/3/17 1 $513
March Chicago Frankfurt United 3/14/17 3/20/17 0 $513

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Frankfurt

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Frankfurt.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$2,143
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$2,143 $1,943
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$1,943 $1,735
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$1,735 $1,385
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$1,385 $1,356
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,356

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Frankfurt (CHI to FRA)

Your Chicago to Frankfurt flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Frankfurt is $1,560.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Frankfurt is $526.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Frankfurt.

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Frankfurt
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Lufthansa 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 16:00 22:30
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 14:35 18:15

Chicago to Frankfurt Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Frankfurt?
Answer: The average Chicago to Frankfurt flight time is 8 hours and 20 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Frankfurt?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Frankfurt is 4330 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Frankfurt?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from Chicago to Frankfurt.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Frankfurt?
Answer: Lufthansa German Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Frankfurt.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Frankfurt?
Answer: Detroit, MI

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Frankfurt (CHI to FRA) Number of flights searched: 500Last modified: Aug 28, 2016 1:10 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to Frankfurt with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chicago to Frankfurt.

Chicago to Frankfurt
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHL X X X X X X X
Air Berlin TXL X X X X X X X
Air Canada YUL X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
Alitalia FCO X X X X X X
Alitalia FCO / LIN X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
Delta JFK X X X X X X X
Aer Lingus DUB X X X X X X X
Icelandair KEF X X X X
Iberia MAD X X X X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa - X X X X X X X
LOT WAW X X X X X X X
Swiss ZRH X X X X X X X
Austrian VIE X X X X X X X
Austrian VIE / SZG X X X X X X X
SAS CPH X X X X X X X
Turkish IST X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Frankfurt, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $124
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $116

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Avianca, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $466
Chicago to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $596
Chicago to Amsterdam American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Copa, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $540
Chicago to Zurich American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, All Nippon, Austrian, Royal Jordanian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $545
Chicago to Munich American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Qatar, South African, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $524
Chicago to Dusseldorf American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $594
Chicago to Stuttgart American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United $596
Chicago to Rome American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $543
Chicago to Brussels American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, All Nippon, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $505
Chicago to Berlin American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Icelandair, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, Austrian, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $547
Chicago to Milan American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Royal Air Maroc, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $542

Cheap International Flights to Frankfurt - FRA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, All Nippon, Austrian, Royal Jordanian, South African, SAS, Brussels, United $924
Milwaukee to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, United $1,200
Grand Rapids to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, United $1,067
Madison to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, United $1,273
Appleton to Frankfurt Air France, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, United $1,302
Peoria to Frankfurt American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, United $1,384
Ft Wayne to Frankfurt American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United $916
Green Bay to Frankfurt American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Lufthansa, United $1,291
Springfield to Frankfurt American, United $1,357
Lansing to Frankfurt American, Air France, Delta, KLM, United Check Dates
Moline to Frankfurt American, Air France, Delta, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United $1,257
Toledo to Frankfurt American, British Airways, Etihad, Iberia, JAL $1,438
South Bend to Frankfurt Air France, Delta, United $1,357
Bloomington - Normal to Frankfurt American, Air France, Delta, Iberia Check Dates
Champaign to Frankfurt American, British Airways, Etihad Check Dates
Dubuque to Frankfurt American, Iberia Check Dates
Kalamazoo to Frankfurt American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Lufthansa, United Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Frankfurt, DE, Germany, from $512 Round trip from CHI to FRA