Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Abu Dhabi (AUH)

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The best prices from Chicago to Abu Dhabi Intl are usually found in April or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Abu Dhabi (AUH)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to AUH flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Abu Dhabi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Abu Dhabi.
CHI - AUH
Price
$710 - $1,405
AUH
Temperature
64.4 - 95 °F
AUH
Precipitation
0.4 - 0.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$710

From Chicago (CHI) to Abu Dhabi Intl

One-way from

$591

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Abu Dhabi Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Abu Dhabi?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Abu Dhabi. Flights to Abu Dhabi from Chicago in February are about $930 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $638.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Abu Dhabi?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chicago to Abu Dhabi. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Abu Dhabi.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Abu Dhabi?

Find a great deal and save up to 20% by booking at least 59 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Chicago to Abu Dhabi within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $971.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Abu Dhabi (CHI - AUH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Chicago to Abu Dhabi in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 37% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CHI to AUH flights for January, February
2 Feb - 2 Mar
$546pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Jan - 9 Mar
$560pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Feb - 1 Mar
$565pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Abu Dhabi 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi from Chicago found for this year
2 Feb - 2 Mar
$546pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Jan - 9 Mar
$560pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Feb - 1 Mar
$565pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Abu Dhabi from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Abu Dhabi direct flight deals
18 Apr - 24 Apr
$802pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
Non-Stop
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Mar - 23 Mar
$804pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
Non-Stop
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Mar - 16 Apr
$805pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
Non-Stop
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi

Late deals on round-trip flights to Abu Dhabi from Chicago, departing today and this week
2 Feb - 2 Mar
$546pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Jan - 9 Mar
$560pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Royal Jordanian
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Feb - 1 Mar
$565pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Abu Dhabi Intl from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi
10:05 am - 9:10 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
26h 05m
ORD - AUH
Multiple Airlines
$591
Kiwi.com
11:05 am - 6:30 pm
Aer Lingus
1 Stop
21h 25m
ORD - AUH
Aer Lingus
$606
FareScan
12:00 pm - 10:25 am
Etihad Airways
Nonstop
13h 25m
ORD - AUH
Etihad Airways
$622
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> to <span class="emphasized">Abu Dhabi</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Abu Dhabi

What airport do you fly into for flights to Abu Dhabi from Chicago?

If you book a flight to Abu Dhabi from Chicago, you will be flying to Abu Dhabi Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Abu Dhabi Intl (AUH) is located 17.4 mi from the center of Abu Dhabi. There are 4 flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi Intl per day from 8 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Abu Dhabi Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Etihad Airways, Lufthansa, and Royal Jordanian are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $546, but on average you can expect to pay $596.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Abu Dhabi is less than $3,657.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Abu Dhabi for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Abu Dhabi round-trip?

According to our current data, Qatar Airways ($546), Turkish Airlines ($565), and Royal Jordanian ($572) offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago to Abu Dhabi. Qatar Airways is priced at 43% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Abu Dhabi one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Etihad Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $502. Aer Lingus flights start at $606 while deals on Turkish Airlines start at $636 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $778. While the most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Abu Dhabi Intl) can be booked for $546 on average our data indicates $1,198 when flying from Chicago to Abu Dhabi.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Abu Dhabi?

Before booking your flight from Chicago to Abu Dhabi check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or Emirates.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Abu Dhabi?

Consider SriLankan Airlines (6%), Etihad Airways (6%) or Pakistan International Airlines (6%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Abu Dhabi.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Abu Dhabi from Chicago?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Abu Dhabi Intl

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Abu Dhabi Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Abu Dhabi Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Abu Dhabi Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to Chicago from Abu Dhabi?

Returning to Chicago from Abu Dhabi Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Hide COVID Travel Restrictions for Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Destination information for Abu Dhabi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Abu Dhabi.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = AED 3.68
Average temperature for January in Abu Dhabi
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Abu Dhabi
0.2 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Abu Dhabi

Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Abu Dhabi Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Abu Dhabi choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Royal Jordanian
$610 $1,316 No cancel fee 61%
Turkish Airlines
$619 $880 No cancel fee 77%
Lufthansa
$687 $916 No cancel fee 76%
KLM
$726 $815 No cancel fee 75%
Etihad Airways
$728 $1,092 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Abu Dhabi

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Abu Dhabi.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 100% of CHI to AUH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of CHI to AUH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of CHI to AUH departures
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Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Abu Dhabi
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Abu Dhabi.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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