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Chicago (CHI) to Frankfurt (FRA)

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

Flights from Chicago to Frankfurt are found to be more expensive on Friday. 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 Frankfurt.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Frankfurt, book at least 29 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 12% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $798 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $862.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Frankfurt (CHI - FK0)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Frankfurt in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 13% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Frankfurt in September, October 2020

The best prices found for CHI to FRA flights for September, October
25 Oct - 29 Oct
$370pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Oct - 29 Oct
$378pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Oct - 16 Nov
$393pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Frankfurt 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Frankfurt from Chicago found for this year
25 Oct - 29 Oct
$370pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Oct - 29 Oct
$378pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Oct - 16 Nov
$393pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Frankfurt from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Frankfurt direct flight deals
27 Oct - 4 Nov
$760pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Oct - 25 Oct
$902pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Nov - 25 Nov
$1,042pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Frankfurt

Late deals on round-trip flights to Frankfurt from Chicago, departing today and this week
7 Oct - 11 Nov
$568pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Oct - 11 Nov
$609pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
4 Oct - 21 Oct
$620pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
LOT
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Frankfurt from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Frankfurt
7:31 am - 8:10 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
18h 39m
ORD - FRA
Multiple Airlines
11:42 am - 12:05 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
17h 23m
ORD - FRA
Multiple Airlines
7:05 am - 9:10 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
19h 05m
ORD - FRA
Multiple Airlines
$329
Ovago

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Frankfurt

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt 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.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Frankfurt for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Frankfurt for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $370, but on average you can expect to pay $412.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Frankfurt for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Frankfurt under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Frankfurt is less than $1,092.

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

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

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Frankfurt?

Temperatures around the 84 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Frankfurt is colder than in Chicago. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Frankfurt?

There are many flights that can get you from Chicago to Frankfurt in 12h 54m. Fly via KLM or Delta to get the fastest option.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Frankfurt

Destination information for Frankfurt

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Frankfurt
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.86
Average temperature for September in Frankfurt
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Frankfurt
1.1 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Frankfurt am Main

Frankfurt-Hahn (HHN)

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Frankfurt

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 57% of CHI to FRA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 42% of CHI to FRA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to FRA departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of CHI to FRA departures
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