Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Amsterdam (AMS)

CHI — AMS
Feb 5 — Feb 121

The best prices from Chicago to Amsterdam Schiphol are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Amsterdam (AMS)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to AMS flight in 2023: compare Chicago to Amsterdam flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Amsterdam.

CHI - AMS

Price

$466 - $968

AMS

Temperature

35.6 - 60.8 °F

AMS

Rainfall

1.2 - 3.9 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$466From Chicago (CHI) to Amsterdam Schiphol
One-way from$228One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Amsterdam Schiphol

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

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 14% on the overall cost on flights from Chicago to Amsterdam.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Amsterdam, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $752 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $810.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Amsterdam?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Amsterdam from Chicago average $650. You can even find prices in February for less than $650, as users have found deals to Amsterdam from as low as $387. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Amsterdam from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 48%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Amsterdam (CHI - AMS)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to Amsterdam in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 16% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Amsterdam in January, February 2023

The best prices found for CHI to AMS flights for January, February
Feb 12 - Feb 21
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 30m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

24h 40m
$424

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 27 - Mar 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

19h 15m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 45m
$430

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 17 - Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

13h 00m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 45m
$436

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Chicago to Amsterdam 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Amsterdam from Chicago found for this year
Mar 6 - Mar 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 30m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 45m
$420

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Mar 2 - Mar 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 30m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

24h 40m
$424

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Apr 19 - Apr 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 20m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

24h 25m
$429

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Cheap Scandinavian Airlines flights from Chicago to Amsterdam

Mar 6 - Mar 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 30m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 45m
$420

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 5 - Feb 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 30m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

24h 05m
$424

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Apr 19 - Apr 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 20m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

24h 25m
$429

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

  • If you’re traveling from Chicago to Amsterdam, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Scandinavian Airlines. Flights from Scandinavian Airlines traveling this route typically cost $703.18 RT. This price is typically 60% more expensive than other airlines that offer Chicago to Amsterdam flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $494. When traveling from Chicago to Amsterdam on Scandinavian Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. When flying from Chicago to Amsterdam, Scandinavian Airlines flights are 10% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Air France flights from Chicago to Amsterdam

Mar 28 - Apr 18
MDW

Chicago Midway

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

2 stops

23h 48m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

MDW

Chicago Midway

2 stops

16h 04m
$854

Air France

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Apr 10 - Apr 19
MDW

Chicago Midway

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 21m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

MDW

Chicago Midway

2 stops

16h 04m
$915

Air France

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 17 - Mar 18
MDW

Chicago Midway

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

12h 15m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 59m
$973

Air France

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

  • Air France is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from Chicago to Amsterdam. Flights on this route from Air France typically cost $776.57 RT, a price that is 110% cheaper than the average Chicago to Amsterdam flight. The cheapest flight found was $491 RT. When traveling from Chicago to Amsterdam on Air France, the most popular airport to depart from is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. When flying from Chicago to Amsterdam, Air France flights are 3% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Amsterdam from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Amsterdam direct flight deals
Feb 24 - Mar 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

7h 40m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

8h 55m
$568

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 12 - Feb 21
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

7h 55m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

8h 55m
$571

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 5 - Mar 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

7h 55m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

8h 55m
$632

Lufthansa

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Last minute flights from Chicago to Amsterdam

Late deals on return flights to Amsterdam from Chicago, departing today and this week
Feb 5 - Feb 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 30m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

24h 05m
$424

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 8 - Feb 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 45m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

21h 55m
$430

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 10 - Apr 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

13h 00m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 20m
$441

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

One-way flights to Amsterdam from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Amsterdam
Mar 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

17h 15m
$228

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 45m
$230

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

11h 45m
$232

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Amsterdam

Delta
7.9
Good
2,030 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

We boarded early and landed early. The flight was comfortable and the flight attendants were very helpful.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,030 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,030 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

We boarded early and landed early. The flight was comfortable and the flight attendants were very helpful.

Air France
7.8
Good
116 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,030 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

We boarded early and landed early. The flight was comfortable and the flight attendants were very helpful.

KLM
7.5
Good
116 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,030 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

We boarded early and landed early. The flight was comfortable and the flight attendants were very helpful.

Turkish Airlines
7.3
Good
1,136 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,030 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

We boarded early and landed early. The flight was comfortable and the flight attendants were very helpful.

Scandinavian Airlines
6.9
Okay
103 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,030 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

We boarded early and landed early. The flight was comfortable and the flight attendants were very helpful.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Amsterdam flights.

What airports serve Amsterdam from Chicago?

To fly to Amsterdam from Chicago, you depart using O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and land at Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport (AMS). If you live in Chicago, you also have a nearer option—Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW), located 12 miles from the Chicago center. ORD is also not far away—18 miles from the center of Chicago. Both airports serve domestic and international travelers. Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is a  main airport in the Netherlands and one of the biggest and busiest airports in Europe. It is also the fifth most trafficked airport in Europe. The airport is operated by the Royal Schiphol Group to serve the massive Randstad Metropolitan. If you land here, don't miss riding the Dutch Railway (NS) service that links the airport to Amsterdam Central Station within minutes.

Which airlines fly directly from Chicago to Amsterdam?

There are many nonstop flights from Chicago to Amsterdam. You simply need to choose the airline to use, such as Delta, SWISS, Lufthansa, KLM, United Airlines, and Major airlines. A nonstop flight is expected to take between 7h 45min and 8h 50min. You can also book flights with one or two stopovers, depending on your flexibility. Most one-stop flights are operated by Lufthansa, United Airlines, Delta, Multiple airlines, Aer Lingus, and KLM. The flight duration can vary from one airline to another, depending on the duration of a layover. That means your flight can last between 9h 55min and 16h 20min. Two-stopover flights are fewer and are operated mainly by United Airlines. They may not be available all the time, especially during the holiday season.

What are the layover options between Chicago to Amsterdam?

The layover on your route to Amsterdam from Chicago depends on your airline of choice. For instance, Lufthansa Airlines has a layover in Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA), while United Airlines has a layover in Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and FRA. Delta and KLM airlines have layovers in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) and John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK), and Aer Lingus has a stopover at Dublin Airport (DUB). United Airlines, which operate two stopovers on this route, has layovers in Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

Do I need visa or passport to fly from Chicago to Amsterdam?

No. You do not need to apply for any visa or passport to visit Amsterdam from Chicago if you are

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

If you book a flight to Amsterdam from Chicago, you will be flying to Schiphol, which is the city’s only airport. Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) is located 7.1 mi from the center of Amsterdam. There is 1 flight from Chicago to Schiphol per day from 19 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Amsterdam Schiphol have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

KLM, United Airlines, and Delta 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 Amsterdam for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Amsterdam for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Scandinavian Airlines for just $420, but on average you can expect to pay $499.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Amsterdam for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Amsterdam under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Amsterdam is less than $728.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Amsterdam for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Amsterdam within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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

Flying on Scandinavian Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Amsterdam, with prices starting at $420. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by TAP AIR PORTUGAL and Aer Lingus, with the lowest prices starting at $482 and $540, respectively. Scandinavian Airlines is priced at 35% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Chicago to Amsterdam are Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines and Air Canada. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Amsterdam?

Before booking your flight to Amsterdam from Chicago, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: KLM (88%), Delta (88%), Virgin Atlantic( 88%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Amsterdam?

On average you can expect to pay $3,091 for a flight from Chicago to Amsterdam. The cheapest flight overall is $343 while the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Amsterdam Schiphol) is currently priced at $420.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Amsterdam

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Moline to Amsterdamfrom $1,020 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to Amsterdam

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Amsterdam choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$18FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest$290Average$424FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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IcelandairCheapest$359Average$577FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Scandinavian AirlinesCheapest$393Average$518FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapest$491Average$777FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Aer LingusCheapest$493Average$714FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$494Average$703FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$517Average$713FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$523Average$699FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$538Average$638FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Amsterdam

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Amsterdam
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
62%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
37%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Amsterdam

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Amsterdam
Sunday0daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday0daily flights
Wednesday4daily flights
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Friday4daily flights
Saturday0daily flights
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