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

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The best prices from Chicago to Abu Dhabi 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 2021: 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
75.2 - 109.4 °F
AUH
Rainfall
0 - 0.4 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

Average price

$826

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$710

From Chicago to Abu Dhabi

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

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 61%.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Abu Dhabi at least 61 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi for as little as $1,022 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,127 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Abu Dhabi is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 37% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi in May, June 2021

The best prices found for CHI to AUH flights for May, June
16 May - 7 Jun
$781pp
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
1 Jun - 1 Jul
$819pp
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
16 May - 9 Jun
$821pp
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

Chicago to Abu Dhabi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi from Chicago found for this year
29 Sep - 5 Oct
$659pp
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
7 Oct - 2 Nov
$688pp
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
6 Oct - 1 Nov
$689pp
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
13 Oct - 16 Mar
$816pp
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
1 Jun - 1 Jul
$819pp
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
25 Jun - 18 Jul
$854pp
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
16 May - 7 Jun
$781pp
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
16 May - 7 Jun
$819pp
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
16 May - 9 Jun
$821pp
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

One-way flights to Abu Dhabi from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi
12:55 pm - 2:35 pm
Gulf Air
2 Stops
40h 40m
ORD - AUH
Gulf Air
$727
KAYAK
2:10 pm - 6:30 pm
SWISS
2 Stops
19h 20m
ORD - AUH
SWISS
$808
swiss
5:10 pm - 6:05 pm
Lufthansa
2 Stops
39h 55m
ORD - AUH
Lufthansa
$821
Lufthansa

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Abu Dhabi

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Abu Dhabi due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and Abu Dhabi for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago to Abu Dhabi Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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.

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.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $659, but on average you can expect to pay $759.

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 $901.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Abu Dhabi for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Abu Dhabi within the next 7 days for less than $800.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Abu Dhabi?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 109 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in Abu Dhabi is generally hotter than in Chicago. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Abu Dhabi?

Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, and Turkish Airlines can get you from Chicago to Abu Dhabi in just under 13h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 05m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $659, Turkish Airlines will fly you from Chicago to Abu Dhabi and back. In addition to Turkish Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $773 and $816, respectively. Turkish Airlines is priced at 31% 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?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $621 on Etihad Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Gulf Air from $632 and SWISS from $762 one-way.

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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
Flight duration
14h 10m
Average temperature for May in Abu Dhabi
102.2 °F

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Abu Dhabi

Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Abu Dhabi

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
KLM
$726 $815 No cancel fee 75%
Turkish Airlines
$619 $880 No cancel fee 77%
Lufthansa
$687 $916 No cancel fee 76%
Etihad Airways
$728 $1,092 No cancel fee 75%
Royal Jordanian
$610 $1,316 No cancel fee 61%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Royal Jordanian. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Abu Dhabi

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Abu Dhabi.
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Midnight
6 AM
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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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