Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to New Delhi (DEL)

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The best prices from Chicago to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl are usually found in August or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to New Delhi (DEL)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to DEL flight in 2021: compare Chicago to New Delhi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Delhi.
CHI - DEL
Price
$795 - $1,457
DEL
Temperature
57.2 - 93.2 °F
DEL
Precipitation
0.3 - 9.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$795

From Chicago (CHI) to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

One-way from

$442

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to New Delhi Indira Gandhi 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 day to fly round-trip from Chicago to New Delhi?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Chicago to New Delhi. 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 New Delhi.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to New Delhi (CHI - DEL)?

When flying from Chicago to New Delhi, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 27% versus a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to New Delhi?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to New Delhi from Chicago average $971. You can even find prices in August for less than $971, as users have found deals to New Delhi from as low as $683. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Delhi from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 50%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 18% by booking at least 61 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 New Delhi within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,018.

Cheap flights from Chicago to New Delhi in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CHI to DEL flights for October, November
8 Nov - 20 Nov
$560pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
15 Nov - 30 Nov
$565pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 Nov - 15 Dec
$570pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to New Delhi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Delhi from Chicago found for this year
8 Nov - 20 Nov
$560pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
15 Nov - 30 Nov
$565pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 Nov - 15 Dec
$570pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to New Delhi from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to New Delhi direct flight deals
26 Jan - 22 Feb
$599pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Air India
Non-Stop
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Air India
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Jan - 20 Feb
$601pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Jan - 30 Jan
$603pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to New Delhi

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Delhi from Chicago, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 1 Dec
$595pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Oct - 30 Mar
$628pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Oct - 4 Nov
$629pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
DEL
New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Indira Gandhi Intl from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to New Delhi
5:20 am - 1:20 pm
Japan Airlines
1 Stop
44h 30m
ORD - DEL
Japan Airlines
$442
Fareboom
7:30 am - 9:15 am
Air India
Nonstop
14h 15m
ORD - DEL
Air India
$484
Indian Eagle
1:25 pm - 3:10 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
14h 15m
ORD - DEL
United Airlines
$485
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to New Delhi

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

Located just 7.8 mi from the city center, New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to New Delhi from Chicago. Booking flights from Chicago to Indira Gandhi Intl (DEL) should be relatively easy as there is 1 daily inbound flight from Chicago from 23 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air India, Turkish Airlines, and United Airlines flying from Chicago to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Chicago to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Chicago to New Delhi for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to New Delhi for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $560, but on average you can expect to pay $584.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to New Delhi under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to New Delhi is less than $643.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to New Delhi for under $600?

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

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

Etihad Airways, at $560, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chicago to New Delhi.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Air India and United Airlines. Users have found that Etihad Airways is 42% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to New Delhi one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with American Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $441. Japan Airlines flights start at $442 while deals on Air India start at $463 one-way.

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

Before booking your flight from Chicago to New Delhi check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, Jet Airways or American Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to New Delhi?

While on average a flight from Chicago to New Delhi is generally $2,400, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $341. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl), you can expect to pay $572 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Delhi, India

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New Delhi from Chicago?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

Most visitors from Chicago will not be allowed to enter New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to Chicago from New Delhi?

Returning to Chicago from New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Alternative routes for Chicago to New Delhi

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for New Delhi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to New Delhi.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₹75
Flight duration from Chicago to DEL
14h 52m
Average temperature for October in New Delhi
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in New Delhi
0.5 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing New Delhi

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to New Delhi 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
China Eastern
$513 $634 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.

SWISS
$674 $923 No cancel fee 79%
Austrian Airlines
$698 $933 No cancel fee 78%
Etihad Airways
$735 $1,030 No cancel fee 75%
Lufthansa
$743 $1,060 No cancel fee 76%
Qatar Airways
$754 $1,297 No cancel fee 68%
United Airlines
$766 $1,063 No cancel fee 69%
KLM
$772 $1,121 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$778 $1,182 No cancel fee N/A
Air France
$779 $1,095 No cancel fee 77%

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to New Delhi

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards New Delhi.
Morning 6 AM to noon 55% of CHI to DEL departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 44% of CHI to DEL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to DEL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CHI to DEL departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to New Delhi
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to New Delhi.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
0 flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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