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Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Australia

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Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Australia

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia?

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia at least 61 days early can save you up to 14% 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-O'Hare Intl to Australia for as little as $1,179 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 $1,248 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, July can be a great choice for travel to Australia. Flights to Australia from Chicago-O'Hare Intl in July are about $1,017 on average during July, but can be found for as low as $635.

Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia in February, March 2021

31 Mar - 13 Apr
$1,527pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Mar - 14 Apr
$1,536pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Mar - 12 Apr
$1,539pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia 2021 flight deals

24 Oct - 31 Oct
$961pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
EVA Air
 
1 STOP
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
EVA Air
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$1,018pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
EVA Air
 
1 STOP
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
EVA Air
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Oct - 2 Nov
$1,075pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia

6 Mar - 24 Apr
$3,415pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Mar - 24 Apr
$3,437pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Cathay Pacific
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Mar - 24 Apr
$3,624pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Cathay Pacific
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Australia from Chicago-O'Hare Intl

8:30 pm - 3:20 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
39h 50m
ORD - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$1,349
Kiwi.com
3:50 pm - 3:30 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
56h 40m
ORD - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$970
Kiwi.com
3:50 pm - 5:25 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
58h 35m
ORD - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$1,023
Kiwi.com

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From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia 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-O'Hare Intl and Australia 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 O'Hare Intl to Australia to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta and Etihad Airways to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Australia 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 O'Hare Intl to Australia have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Australia have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qantas Airways, United Airlines, and Air New Zealand are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,134, but on average you can expect to pay $1,247.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia for under $3,500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia within the next 7 days for less than $3,500.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia?

The most popular airlines flying from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia are Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia?

Most travelers choose Chicago O'Hare Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith, Chicago O'Hare Intl - Melbourne or Chicago O'Hare Intl - Brisbane when deciding on the best route from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia.

What are the cheapest Flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $304. While the most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith) can be booked for $1,134 on average our data indicates $2,479 when flying from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia

How long is the flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia?

There are many flights that can get you from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia in 25h 05m. Fly via Fiji Airways, Japan Airlines, or Qantas Airways to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia round-trip?

Flying on Japan Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Australia, with prices starting at $1,427.

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Airports servicing Chicago

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Bathurst Raglan (BHS)
Broome (BME)
Brisbane (BNE)
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Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Australia

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$121 $228 No cancel fee 65%
Virgin Australia
$494 $717 No cancel fee 80%
Hainan Airlines
$849 $925 No cancel fee 61%

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

Fiji Airways
$627 $940 No cancel fee 74%
Qantas Airways
$199 $952 No cancel fee 74%
China Eastern
$710 $1,011 No cancel fee 62%

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

United Airlines
$451 $1,060 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$747 $1,188 No cancel fee 67%
Delta
$540 $1,194 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$215 $1,410 No cancel fee 71%
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