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Edinburgh to Chicago Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 4:57 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. American & British Airways frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Wed 22/04
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British Airways
Mon 13/04
1 stop
Wed 22/04
1 stop
Mon 11/05
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Thu 12/03
1 stop
Mon 16/03
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Air Canada
Thu 12/03
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Thu 26/03
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Aer Lingus
Thu 20/02
1 stop
Wed 04/03
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Edinburgh to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Edinburgh to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be £474.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Edinburgh 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days £2,142 £675
7-14 days £2,170 £485
14-21 days £2,144 £487
21-30 days £365 £470
30-60 days £2,120 £470
60-90 days £479 £473
90+ days £501 £473

Cheapest Day To Fly from Edinburgh to Chicago

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Edinburgh to Chicago is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Edinburgh Chicago Aer Lingus 13/02/2020 02/03/2020 1 £486
March Edinburgh Chicago American 12/03/2020 16/03/2020 1 £471
April Edinburgh Chicago American 27/04/2020 03/05/2020 1 £480
May Edinburgh Chicago American 05/05/2020 12/05/2020 1 £471
June Edinburgh Chicago United 05/06/2020 11/06/2020 0 £527
July Edinburgh Chicago United 01/07/2020 15/07/2020 1 £539
August Edinburgh Chicago Lufthansa 29/08/2020 12/09/2020 1 £604
September Edinburgh Chicago American 15/09/2020 29/09/2020 1 £501

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Edinburgh to Chicago

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

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Chicago is £476.

The average price for direct flights from Edinburgh to Chicago is £523.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Chicago is £602.

The average price for round trip flights from Edinburgh to Chicago is £476.

Edinburgh to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Edinburgh to Chicago?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Edinburgh flying to Chicago Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 4:57 -04:00Number of routes searched: 147Number of itineraries searched: 488,123

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

Edinburgh to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Lufthansa -
United -
American PHL
Air Canada YYZ
Air France CDG
Finnair HEL
British Airways DUB
British Airways HEL
British Airways LHR
British Airways MAD
Major Airlines BOS
Major Airlines JFK
Aer Lingus DUB
Iberia MAD
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Qatar DOH
Brussels BRU
Turkish IST
United EWR
United IAD

Edinburgh to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Edinburgh 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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