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How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to The Big Island

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to KOA flight in 2021: compare Chicago to The Big Island flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in The Big Island.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to The Big Island?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 23 days in advance to save up to 16% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 23 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chicago to The Big Island 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $610, or $698 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to The Big Island?

August can be a great time to fly to The Big Island from Chicago with a flight ticket averaging about $691. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $463. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to The Big Island (CHI - FUI)?

When flying from Chicago to The Big Island, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Chicago to The Big Island in December, January 2022

The best prices found for CHI to The Big Island flights for December, January
18 Jan - 27 Jan
$333pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
Alaska Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Jan - 31 Jan
$342pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Jan - 25 Jan
$344pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
Alaska Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to The Big Island 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to The Big Island from Chicago found for this year
31 Dec - 11 Jan
$466pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Dec - 6 Jan
$475pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Dec - 10 Jan
$476pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to The Big Island from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to The Big Island direct flight deals
6 Mar - 10 Mar
$667pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Feb - 5 Feb
$688pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Mar - 11 Mar
$693pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to The Big Island

Late deals on round-trip flights to The Big Island from Chicago, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 13 Dec
$536pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Dec - 12 Dec
$537pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$541pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
KOA
Kona Intl
KOA
Kona Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to The Big Island from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to The Big Island
1:30 am - 3:28 pm
Delta
2 Stops
17h 58m
MDW - KOA
Delta
$287
Delta
3:40 pm - 5:15 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
29h 35m
ORD - KOA
Alaska Airlines
4:25 am - 2:05 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
37h 40m
ORD - MUE
Multiple Airlines
$327
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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to The Big Island

Which airlines flying from Chicago to The Big Island have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to The Big Island have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, American Airlines, and Alaska Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to The Big Island for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to The Big Island for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $322, but on average you can expect to pay $352.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to The Big Island for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to The Big Island under $700. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to The Big Island is less than $909.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to The Big Island for under $600?

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

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to The Big Island one-way?

$206 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Alaska Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and United Airlines, with prices starting from $287 and $298, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Chicago to The Big Island?

The most popular flight routes from Chicago to The Big Island are Chicago O'Hare Intl - Kona Intl, Chicago Midway - Kona Intl and Chicago O'Hare Intl - Hilo Intl.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to The Big Island?

While on average a flight from Chicago to The Big Island is generally $1,072, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $240. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Kona Intl), you can expect to pay $325 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to The Big Island?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to The Big Island.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for The Big Island

Do I need a COVID test to fly to The Big Island from Chicago?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to The Big Island within the United States

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter The Big Island.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to The Big Island.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering The Big Island.

Do I need a test to fly back to Chicago from The Big Island?

Returning to Chicago from The Big Island

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from The Big Island must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from The Big Island are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Alternative routes for Chicago to The Big Island

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Destination points for flights from Chicago to The Big Island

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Destination information for The Big Island

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to The Big Island.
Average temperature for December in The Big Island
48.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in The Big Island
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing

Kona Intl (KOA)
Waimea (Kamuela) Waimea Kohala (MUE)
Hilo (ITO)

Top 4 airlines flying from Chicago to The Big Island

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to The Big Island 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
American Airlines
$282 $760 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$284 $565 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$317 $877 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$329 $894 No cancel fee 69%
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