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Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Helsinki (HEL)

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The best prices from Chicago to Helsinki are usually found in April or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Helsinki (HEL)

CHI - HEL
Price
$510 - $869
HEL
Temperature
30.2 - 68 °F
HEL
Rainfall
1.2 - 2.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$510

From Chicago to Helsinki

One-way from

$298

One-way flight from Chicago to Helsinki

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 Helsinki?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chicago to Helsinki. 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 Helsinki.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Helsinki (CHI - HEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to Helsinki at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 18% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Helsinki in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CHI to HEL flights for January, February
11 Feb - 18 Feb
$611pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
KLM
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Feb - 18 Feb
$621pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Air France
   
2 STOPS
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
Air France
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Feb - 18 Feb
$631pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
KLM
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Helsinki 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Helsinki from Chicago found for this year
29 May - 13 Jun
$445pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Jul - 25 Jul
$461pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Jun - 11 Jun
$485pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Helsinki from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Helsinki direct flight deals
7 Jul - 20 Jul
$745pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Iberia
Non-Stop
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
Iberia
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Jul - 21 Jul
$765pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Iberia
Non-Stop
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
Iberia
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 May - 17 Jun
$775pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Iberia
Non-Stop
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
Iberia
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Helsinki from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Helsinki
1:35 pm - 6:20 am
Finnair
Nonstop
8h 45m
ORD - HEL
Finnair
$298
Kiwi.com
11:55 am - 10:55 am
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
1 Stop
15h 00m
ORD - HEL
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
4:40 pm - 6:30 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
29h 50m
ORD - HEL
Turkish Airlines
$512
CheapFlights

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Helsinki

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Helsinki 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 Helsinki 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 to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Chicago to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Chicago to Helsinki for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Helsinki for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $445, but on average you can expect to pay $553.

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

Cheapflights has at least 9 direct flights from Chicago to Helsinki under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Helsinki is less than $876.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Helsinki?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Helsinki is typically colder than in Chicago. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Helsinki?

Icelandair, Finnair, and United Airlines can get you from Chicago to Helsinki in just under 10h 25m. Your travel time can differ by up to 1h 55m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

TAP AIR PORTUGAL, at $445, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chicago to Helsinki.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Icelandair and Finnair. TAP AIR PORTUGAL is priced at 32% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$298 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Finnair. You may also be able to find cheap deals on TAP AIR PORTUGAL and Turkish Airlines, with prices starting from $342 and $512, respectively.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Helsinki

Destination information for Helsinki

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Helsinki
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.83
Average temperature for January in Helsinki
32.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Helsinki
1.7 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Helsinki

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to Helsinki

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Helsinki 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
Norwegian
$394 $523 No cancel fee 74%
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$469 $552 No cancel fee N/A
Air France
$472 $596 No cancel fee 77%
Delta
$525 $672 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$459 $731 No cancel fee 70%
Finnair
$424 $739 No cancel fee 76%
Icelandair
$482 $747 No cancel fee 76%
Lufthansa
$413 $764 No cancel fee 76%
American Airlines
$541 $774 No cancel fee 71%
SAS
$393 $781 No cancel fee 77%
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