$736+ Cheap flights from New Zealand to Illinois

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 1/12. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
AKL — ORD
Jul 23 — Jul 301

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How far in advance should I book a flight from New Zealand to Illinois?

Users have found that booking a flight from New Zealand to Illinois at least 41 days early can save you up to 66% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 41 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from New Zealand to Illinois for as little as $1,106 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 $1,390 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Illinois?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, November can be a great choice for travel to Illinois. Flights to Illinois from New Zealand in November are about $1,248 on average during November, but can be found for as low as $861.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from NZ to IL?

When flying from New Zealand to Illinois, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap New Zealand to Illinois flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from New Zealand to Illinois specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,689,020 searches. Prices were last updated on July 18, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from New Zealand to Illinois in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/296:05 amCHC - ORD
2 stops41h 06mAmerican Airlines
Wed 9/412:18 pmORD - CHC
2 stops34h 07mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/17$1,165
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 7/296:00 amAKL - ORD
2 stops25h 19mQantas Airways
Wed 8/146:24 pmORD - AKL
2 stops26h 36mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/17$1,238
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/18. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 7/296:10 amAKL - ORD
2 stops28h 23mQantas Airways
Wed 8/146:24 pmORD - AKL
2 stops26h 36mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/18$1,242
This Flighttix deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Flighttix is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sat 8/171:20 pmAKL - ORD
2 stops40h 53mBritish Airways
Fri 8/235:07 pmORD - AKL
2 stops27h 58mBritish Airways
Deal found 7/17$1,244
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/96:00 amAKL - ORD
2 stops26h 36mAmerican Airlines
Sun 8/185:07 pmORD - AKL
2 stops27h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/17$1,247
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/18. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/96:00 amAKL - ORD
2 stops26h 36mAmerican Airlines
Sun 8/185:07 pmORD - AKL
2 stops27h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/18$1,252
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sat 8/247:30 amAKL - ORD
2 stops30h 30mAmerican Airlines
Sat 9/144:03 pmORD - AKL
2 stops28h 57mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/17$1,253
This United deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/97:40 pmAKL - ORD
1 stop38h 30mUnited Airlines
Sun 8/187:15 amORD - AKL
1 stop28h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/17$1,256
This United deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/97:40 pmAKL - ORD
1 stop38h 30mUnited Airlines
Sun 8/1812:55 pmORD - AKL
2 stops33h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/17$1,261

New Zealand to Illinois 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between New Zealand and Illinois in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,689,020 searches. Data last updated July 18, 2024.
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This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/296:05 amCHC - ORD
2 stops41h 06mAmerican Airlines
Wed 9/412:18 pmORD - CHC
2 stops34h 07mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/17$1,165
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 11/202:50 pmAKL - ORD
2 stops28h 09mDelta
Mon 1/67:00 amORD - AKL
2 stops30h 55mDelta
Deal found 7/17$1,213
This Air Canada deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Air Canada is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 12/42:00 pmAKL - ORD
1 stop21h 36mAir Canada
Thu 1/25:54 pmORD - AKL
2 stops46h 06mAir Canada
Deal found 7/17$1,234
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 7/296:00 amAKL - ORD
2 stops25h 19mQantas Airways
Wed 8/146:24 pmORD - AKL
2 stops26h 36mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/17$1,238
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/18. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 7/296:10 amAKL - ORD
2 stops28h 23mQantas Airways
Wed 8/146:24 pmORD - AKL
2 stops26h 36mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/18$1,242
This Flighttix deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Flighttix is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sat 8/171:20 pmAKL - ORD
2 stops40h 53mBritish Airways
Fri 8/235:07 pmORD - AKL
2 stops27h 58mBritish Airways
Deal found 7/17$1,244
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/96:00 amAKL - ORD
2 stops26h 36mAmerican Airlines
Sun 8/185:07 pmORD - AKL
2 stops27h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/17$1,247
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/18. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/96:00 amAKL - ORD
2 stops26h 36mAmerican Airlines
Sun 8/185:07 pmORD - AKL
2 stops27h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/18$1,252
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sat 8/247:30 amAKL - ORD
2 stops30h 30mAmerican Airlines
Sat 9/144:03 pmORD - AKL
2 stops28h 57mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/17$1,253

One-way flights to Illinois from New Zealand

Search for one-way flight options from New Zealand to Illinois. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,689,020 searches. Data last updated July 18, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from New Zealand to Illinois. Users in need of a round-trip flight from New Zealand to Illinois instead should update the search form at the top of page.
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 1/129:40 amCHC - ORD
3 stops23h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/17$736
This oojo deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure oojo is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 1/122:15 pmCHC - ORD
1 stop27h 22mAir New Zealand
Deal found 7/17$795
This KAYAK deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure KAYAK is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 1/58:40 pmAKL - ORD
2 stops37h 53mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/17$815
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 1/51:20 pmAKL - ORD
1 stop23h 03mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/17$1,142
This FlightHub deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure FlightHub is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 1/51:45 pmAKL - ORD
3 stops68h 10mEmirates
Deal found 7/17$1,766
This Singapore Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Singapore Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sat 1/41:20 amAKL - ORD
2 stops34h 46mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 7/17$2,008
This United Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 12/169:00 amAKL - ORD
2 stops26h 59mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/17$3,145
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 12/163:50 pmAKL - ORD
1 stop26h 51mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/17$3,279
This Singapore Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/17. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Singapore Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 12/151:20 amAKL - ORD
2 stops34h 28mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/17$5,096

Find flights from New Zealand to Illinois within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from New Zealand to Illinois that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,689,020 searches. Data last updated July 18, 2024.

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$1,165 - $1,484

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ChristchurchChicago O'Hare Intl

CHC - ORD

CHCORD

Christchurch

Thu 8/29

2 stops41h 06m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 9/4

2 stops34h 07m

$1,165

Auckland IntlChicago O'Hare Intl

AKL - ORD

AKLORD

Auckland Intl

Wed 11/20

2 stops28h 09m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 1/6

2 stops30h 55m

$1,213

Auckland IntlChicago O'Hare Intl

AKL - ORD

AKLORD

Auckland Intl

Wed 12/4

1 stop21h 36m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Thu 1/2

2 stops46h 06m

$1,234

Auckland IntlChicago O'Hare Intl

AKL - ORD

AKLORD

Auckland Intl

Mon 7/29

2 stops25h 19m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 8/14

2 stops26h 36m

$1,238

Auckland IntlChicago O'Hare Intl

AKL - ORD

AKLORD

Auckland Intl

Sat 8/17

2 stops40h 53m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fri 8/23

2 stops27h 58m

$1,244

Auckland IntlChicago O'Hare Intl

AKL - ORD

AKLORD

Auckland Intl

Fri 8/9

1 stop38h 30m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Sun 8/18

1 stop28h 45m

$1,256

Auckland IntlChicago O'Hare Intl

AKL - ORD

AKLORD

Auckland Intl

Thu 8/15

3 stops27h 59m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Tue 11/12

2 stops26h 07m

$1,329

Auckland IntlChicago O'Hare Intl

AKL - ORD

AKLORD

Auckland Intl

Wed 11/20

3 stops39h 05m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 1/6

3 stops55h 50m

$1,441

Auckland IntlChicago O'Hare Intl

AKL - ORD

AKLORD

Auckland Intl

Mon 7/29

1 stop33h 40m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Tue 8/13

1 stop18h 33m

$1,484

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Deals found on 7/17

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Best time to book a flight from New Zealand to Illinois

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Reviews of airlines servicing Illinois

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Illinois. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Illinois. Reviews last updated July 18, 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Delta, Air Canada and Qantas Airways from New Zealand to Illinois have to say. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.5
Very good
1,457 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.3
Very good
566 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.2
Very good
1,363 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.1
Very good
3,769 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.0
Very good
9,762 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from New Zealand to Illinois for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Illinois for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $1,165, but on average you can expect to pay $1,262.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Zealand to Illinois one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for American Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $736. Users have also found prices from $795 and $815 on Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways, respectively.

  • What does AKL to ORD mean?

    AKL and ORD are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. AKL to ORD refers to a flight route from Auckland Intl Airport to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. This flight route has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), Moline Quad-City Airport (MLI), Greater Peoria Airport (PIA), Bloomington-Normal Airport (BMI), Springfield Capital Airport (SPI).

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Zealand to Illinois that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your New Zealand to Illinois flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from New Zealand to Illinois with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter New Zealand to Illinois flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Zealand to Illinois that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on New Zealand to Illinois flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from New Zealand to Illinois?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from New Zealand to Illinois.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from New Zealand to Illinois?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from New Zealand to Illinois by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Zealand to Illinois that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from New Zealand to Illinois offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from New Zealand to Illinois?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on New Zealand to Illinois flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the New Zealand to Illinois flight deals updated?

    The New Zealand to Illinois flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 7/18.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from New Zealand to Illinois?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from New Zealand to Illinois (average of $244). Flying from New Zealand to Illinois in June is currently the most expensive (average of $308). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 3 airlines flying from New Zealand to Illinois

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
United AirlinesCheapest$866Average$1,282FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
American AirlinesCheapest$978Average$1,256FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
Air New ZealandCheapest$1,161Average$1,526FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%

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