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Flights from Chicago to Istanbul, Turkey Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AM

Chicago to Istanbul Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Istanbul. KLM & Air France frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Istanbul flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

KLM
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Tue 12/13
2 stops
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Mon 12/19
2 stops
$629
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Air France
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
$631
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Air France
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Mon 1/9
2 stops
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Thu 1/19
2 stops
$631
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Air Canada
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Sat 10/15
1 stop
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Fri 10/21
1 stop
$655
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Air Canada
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Sat 10/15
1 stop
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Sat 10/22
1 stop
$655
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Air Canada
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
ISTCHI
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$655
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Air Canada
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
$655
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Air Canada
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
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Tue 11/22
1 stop
$655
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United
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Sat 10/15
1 stop
ISTCHI
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$655
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United
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Sat 10/15
1 stop
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Fri 10/21
1 stop
$655
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United
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
$655
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United
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
$655
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United
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
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Tue 11/22
1 stop
$655
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Swiss
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
ISTCHI
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$686
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Swiss
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Thu 10/27
1 stop
ISTCHI
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$686
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Turkish
CHIIST
Tue 10/25
nonstop
ISTCHI
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$698
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Turkish
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Tue 10/25
nonstop
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Tue 11/1
nonstop
$698
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Turkish
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Tue 11/8
nonstop
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Tue 11/15
nonstop
$698
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Turkish
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Tue 11/15
nonstop
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Tue 11/22
nonstop
$698
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Turkish
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Wed 11/16
nonstop
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Wed 11/30
nonstop
$698
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Lufthansa
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
$703
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Lufthansa
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
$703
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Lufthansa
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
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Tue 11/22
1 stop
$703
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Lufthansa
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Mon 1/9
1 stop
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Thu 1/19
1 stop
$703
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American
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
$946
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American
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
$946
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American
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Wed 11/16
1 stop
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Wed 11/30
1 stop
$946
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British Airways
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
$946
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British Airways
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
$946
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British Airways
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
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Tue 11/22
1 stop
$946
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British Airways
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Tue 12/13
1 stop
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Mon 12/19
1 stop
$946
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British Airways
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Mon 1/23
1 stop
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Mon 1/30
1 stop
$946
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Qatar
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Tue 10/4
1 stop
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Thu 10/13
1 stop
$946
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LOT
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Sun 12/18
1 stop
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Sun 1/1
1 stop
$978
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LOT
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Sun 12/18
1 stop
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Wed 12/28
1 stop
$978
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Etihad
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Wed 9/28
1 stop
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Tue 10/4
1 stop
$1,154
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Etihad
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Wed 9/28
1 stop
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Wed 10/5
1 stop
$1,154
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Royal Jordanian
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Fri 11/4
1 stop
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Sun 11/13
1 stop
$1,269
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Royal Jordanian
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Mon 11/14
1 stop
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Thu 11/24
1 stop
$1,269
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Royal Jordanian
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Fri 11/18
1 stop
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Sun 11/27
1 stop
$1,269
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Royal Jordanian
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Mon 11/28
1 stop
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Sun 12/4
1 stop
$1,269
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Royal Jordanian
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Mon 11/28
1 stop
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Thu 12/8
1 stop
$1,269
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Air Berlin
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Wed 12/21
1 stop
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Sun 1/1
1 stop
$3,111
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Istanbul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $646.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Istanbul?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago to Istanbul based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Chicago to Istanbul?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Istanbul.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $759 $656
7-14 days $699 $656
14-21 days $699 $655
21-30 days $698 $655
30-60 days $698 $631
60-90 days $699 $629
90+ days $698 $626

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Istanbul

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Istanbul is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$632 $629 $636 $656 $656 $655 $656

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Istanbul by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Chicago to Istanbul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Istanbul Air Canada 9/30/16 10/9/16 1 $656
October Chicago Istanbul Air Canada 10/15/16 10/21/16 1 $655
November Chicago Istanbul Air France 11/1/16 11/8/16 1 $631
December Chicago Istanbul KLM 12/13/16 12/19/16 2 $629
January Chicago Istanbul Air France 1/9/17 1/19/17 2 $631
February Chicago Istanbul Air France 2/21/17 2/28/17 2 $626
March Chicago Istanbul Air Canada 3/15/17 3/23/17 1 $654
April Chicago Istanbul Air France 4/4/17 4/13/17 1 $627

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Istanbul

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Istanbul. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$669
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$669 $656
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$656 $679
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$679 $700
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$700

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Istanbul

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Istanbul is $1,128.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Istanbul is $699.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Istanbul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:30 21:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Istanbul

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 Istanbul. 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 Istanbul is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Istanbul is $909.

Chicago to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Chicago to Istanbul flight time is 10 hours and 33 minutes.
Question: How far is Istanbul from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Istanbul is 5,474 miles (8,809 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Chicago to Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Istanbul?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Chicago flying to Istanbul Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AMNumber of routes searched: 37Number of itineraries searched: 108,998

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Istanbul? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Istanbul. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Chicago to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Turkish -
Lufthansa FRA
British Airways LHR
Air Canada YYZ
KLM AMS
LOT WAW
Air France CDG
Emirates DXB
Swiss ZRH
Royal Jordanian AMM
Etihad AUH
Qatar DOH
Alitalia FCO
Air India DEL
Korean ICN
SAS ARN
Air China PEK
Air China PVG
All Nippon NRT
SAS CPH

Chicago to Istanbul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Istanbul. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to London American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Qatar, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $507
Flights from Chicago to Athens American, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United $549
Flights from Chicago to Rome American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United $566
Flights from Chicago to Paris American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United $416
Flights from Chicago to Sofia Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Turkish $549
Flights from Chicago to Bucharest Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Air Europa $500
Flights from Chicago to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Brussels, Turkish, United $451
Flights from Chicago to Tel Aviv - Yafo American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, El Al, Austrian, Royal Jordanian, Brussels, Turkish, United, Air Europa $767
Flights from Chicago to Belgrade Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Turkish $601
Flights from Chicago to Amsterdam American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, Qatar, SAS, Turkish, United $419
Flights from Chicago to Skopje Air Berlin, Air France, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Turkish, United $680
Flights from Chicago to Warsaw American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish, United $447
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