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Flights from Frankfurt to Chicago, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:25 AM

Frankfurt to Chicago Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:25 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Frankfurt to Chicago. Icelandair & Air Berlin frequently offer the best deals on Frankfurt to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Air Berlin
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Air Berlin
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Air Berlin
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Air Berlin
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LOT
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KLM
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KLM
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United
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American
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Iberia
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Air Canada
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Lufthansa
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How Much is a Flight from Frankfurt to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Frankfurt to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be €451.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to Chicago?

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 Frankfurt to Chicago 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 Frankfurt to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days €543 €503
7-14 days €543 €498
14-21 days €543 €498
21-30 days €543 €498
30-60 days €543 €448
60-90 days €543 €448
90+ days €543 €430

Cheapest Day To Fly from Frankfurt to Chicago

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Frankfurt to Chicago is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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€448 €453 €448 €448 €448 €453 €453

Compare Flight Prices from Frankfurt to Chicago 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 Frankfurt to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Frankfurt Chicago Turkish 9/30/16 10/2/16 1 €948
October Frankfurt Chicago Air Berlin 10/5/16 10/13/16 1 €498
November Frankfurt Chicago Air Berlin 11/7/16 11/25/16 1 €448
December Frankfurt Chicago Air Berlin 12/1/16 12/4/16 1 €448
January Frankfurt Chicago Icelandair 1/11/17 1/27/17 1 €430
February Frankfurt Chicago Icelandair 2/1/17 2/15/17 1 €430
March Frankfurt Chicago Icelandair 3/5/17 3/19/17 1 €430
April Frankfurt Chicago Icelandair 4/9/17 4/22/17 1 €430

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Frankfurt to Chicago

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

Next 30 Days

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Frankfurt to Chicago

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 Frankfurt to Chicago is €586.

The average price for direct flights from Frankfurt to Chicago is €550.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Frankfurt to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Lufthansa 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:45 10:45
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:10 12:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Frankfurt to Chicago

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 Frankfurt to Chicago. 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 Frankfurt to Chicago is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Frankfurt to Chicago is €586.

Frankfurt to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Frankfurt to Chicago?
Answer: The average Frankfurt to Chicago flight time is 9 hours and 23 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Frankfurt?
Answer: The distance from Frankfurt to Chicago is 6,968 kilometers (4,330 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Frankfurt to Chicago?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Frankfurt to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Frankfurt airlines for direct flights from Frankfurt to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 66% of the non-stop flights between Frankfurt and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Frankfurt to Chicago?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Frankfurt flying to Chicago Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:25 AMNumber of routes searched: 180Number of itineraries searched: 746,543

Wondering which airlines fly out of Frankfurt to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Frankfurt airlines with flights to Chicago. 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.

Frankfurt to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Lufthansa -
LOT WAW
Air Berlin TXL
Air Canada YUL
SAS ARN
Swiss ZRH
British Airways LHR
Turkish IST
SAS CPH
Air Canada YYZ
KLM AMS
Austrian VIE
Icelandair KEF
Iberia MAD
Lufthansa MUC
Air France CDG
United IAD
American CLT
Delta DTW
United EWR
United BOS
Alitalia FCO
Finnair HEL
American PHL
Lufthansa BRU
American DFW
Delta ATL
United IAH
Delta JFK
Emirates DXB
British Airways DUB
Air Canada YOW
Cathay HKG
China Eastern PVG
All Nippon HND
Delta MSP
Korean ICN
Air India DEL
United MIA
Air China PEK
Delta SLC
Etihad AUH
Lufthansa EDI
American LAX
American SFO
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYC
JAL NRT
Qatar DOH
Royal Jordanian AMM

Frankfurt to Chicago Airports

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

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Cheap International Flights from Frankfurt - FRA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Frankfurt to New York American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Delta, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Czech, Austrian, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa €384
Flights from Frankfurt to Toronto American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Condor, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, WOW air €507
Flights from Frankfurt to Detroit American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Tap Portugal, United €461
Flights from Frankfurt to Atlanta American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United €510
Flights from Frankfurt to Milwaukee American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United €516
Flights from Frankfurt to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Qatar, United €551
Flights from Frankfurt to Indianapolis American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Brussels, United €511
Flights from Frankfurt to London Air Berlin, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels €124
Flights from Frankfurt to Washington American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Brussels, Turkish, United €507

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Brussels to Chicago American, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United €442
Flights from Munich to Chicago American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa €453
Flights from Zurich to Chicago American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United €497
Flights from Dusseldorf to Chicago American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Turkish, United €399
Flights from Stuttgart to Chicago American, Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United €389
Flights from Luxembourg to Chicago Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian €611
Flights from Basel to Chicago American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Brussels, United €505
Flights from Hanover to Chicago Air France, British Airways, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish €513
Flights from Cologne - Bonn to Chicago American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Iberia, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Turkish, United €391
Flights from Nuremberg to Chicago American, Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Brussels, Turkish €472
Flights from Leipzig - Halle to Chicago Air Berlin, Iberia, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Turkish €557
Flights from Munster - Osnabruck to Chicago Lufthansa €492
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Chicago Lufthansa €443
Flights from Dortmund to ChicagoCheck Dates
Flights from Karlsruhe - Baden Baden to Chicago Air Berlin, Iberia, Turkish €445
Flights from Saarbrucken to Chicago Air Berlin, Lufthansa €505
Flights from Strasbourg to Chicago Air France, Iberia, KLM, Brussels €558
Flights from Paderborn - Lippstadt to Chicago Air Berlin, Lufthansa Check Dates
Flights from Brussels to New York American, Air Canada, Air France, Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Czech, Austrian, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa €385
Flights from Munich to New York American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa €390
Flights from Zurich to London Germanwings, Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Croatia, Brussels, Vueling €117
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