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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Frankfurt, DE, Germany - CHI to FRA Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 6:56 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Frankfurt Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 6:56 AM

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Aer Lingus
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 11, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $827
Sep 11, 2016 Sep 22, 2016 $827
Sep 12, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $827
Sep 12, 2016 Sep 22, 2016 $827
Sep 12, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $827
Air Berlin
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 16, 2016 $793
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 16, 2016 $793
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $793
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $793
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 19, 2016 $793
Air Europa
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 20, 2016 Sep 25, 2016 $1,165
Air France
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 29, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $574
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 19, 2016 $574
Oct 14, 2016 Oct 23, 2016 $574
Oct 15, 2016 Oct 29, 2016 $574
Oct 15, 2016 Oct 29, 2016 $574
Alitalia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 15, 2016 $613
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 29, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $578
Oct 3, 2016 Oct 17, 2016 $578
Oct 4, 2016 Oct 11, 2016 $578
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 12, 2016 $578
Oct 6, 2016 Oct 18, 2016 $578
Austrian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 15, 2016 $603
British Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 16, 2016 $663
Brussels Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 15, 2016 $593
Finnair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 25, 2016 Nov 6, 2016 $663
Iberia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 16, 2016 $674
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 1, 2016 Jul 3, 2016 $4,959
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 19, 2016 $574
LOT Polish Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 15, 2016 $1,073
Lufthansa German Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 24, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $584
Sep 24, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $584
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $584
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $584
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 8, 2016 $584
Sas Scandinavian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 15, 2016 $771
Tap Portugal
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 19, 2016 Aug 3, 2016 $1,091
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 24, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $566
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 1, 2016 $566
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $566
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $566
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 8, 2016 $566
Virgin Atlantic Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $1,466
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $1,466

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 $659.

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 $2,383 $1,279
7-14 days $975 $975
14-21 days $975 $975
21-30 days $975 $975
30-60 days $675 $675
60-90 days $566 $566
90+ days $566 $566

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
$675 $675 $675 $725 $725 $566 $566

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
June Chicago Frankfurt Air Berlin 6/29/16 7/8/16 1 $1,279
July Chicago Frankfurt United 7/11/16 7/25/16 0 $975
August Chicago Frankfurt United 8/23/16 8/30/16 0 $675
September Chicago Frankfurt United 9/24/16 9/30/16 0 $566
October Chicago Frankfurt United 10/1/16 10/8/16 0 $566
November Chicago Frankfurt United 11/1/16 11/9/16 0 $669
December Chicago Frankfurt American 12/19/16 1/4/17 2 $624
January Chicago Frankfurt American 1/10/17 1/24/17 1 $682

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
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$2,383
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$2,383
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$1,591
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$1,591
TIPSave $383 by flying into Zurich instead of Frankfurt from Chicago

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 $1,167.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Frankfurt is $575.

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 14:30 18:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Frankfurt (CHI to FRA)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Frankfurt. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Frankfurt is $1,948.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Frankfurt is $1,167.

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 23 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: 501Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 6:56 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 YYZ 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 X
Alitalia FCO / LIN X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
Delta DTW 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 / GRZ X X X X X X X
SAS ARN 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, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $453
Chicago to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America $481
Chicago to Amsterdam American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $467
Chicago to Zurich American, JetBlue, Swiss, Sun Country, United $482
Chicago to Munich American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $553
Chicago to Dusseldorf American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $668
Chicago to Stuttgart Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, United, Virgin Atlantic $687
Chicago to Rome Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Blue Panorama, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $536
Chicago to Brussels American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $511
Chicago to Berlin Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $551
Chicago to Milan Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $622

Cheap International Flights to Frankfurt - FRA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $683
Milwaukee to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, SAS, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $687
Grand Rapids to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,008
Madison to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,121
Appleton to Frankfurt Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic $690
Peoria to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United $1,570
Ft Wayne to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United $1,120
Green Bay to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, United $690
Springfield to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, United Check Dates
Lansing to Frankfurt American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, SAS, United, Virgin Atlantic $690
Moline to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, United $1,198
Toledo to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, Lufthansa, SAS Check Dates
South Bend to Frankfurt American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, United $1,273
Bloomington - Normal to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, United Check Dates
Champaign to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia $1,447
Dubuque to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, SAS Check Dates
Kalamazoo to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Frankfurt, DE, Germany, from $566 Round trip from CHI to FRA