Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Lima (LIM)

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The best prices from Chicago to Lima are usually found in August or April, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Lima (LIM)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to LIM flight in 2021: compare Chicago to Lima flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lima.
CHI - LIM
Price
$488 - $922
LIM
Temperature
66.2 - 82.4 °F
LIM
Rainfall
0 - 0.6 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$488

From Chicago to Lima

One-way from

$260

One-way flight from Chicago to Lima

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 Lima?

Flights from Chicago to Lima are found to be more expensive on Thursday. 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 Lima.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Lima, book at least 51 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $615 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $641.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Lima?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Lima from Chicago. Prices for August average $539 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $218. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 39% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Lima (CHI - LIM)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Lima is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 14% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Lima in May, June 2021

The best prices found for CHI to LIM flights for May, June
18 Jun - 16 Jul
$392pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Copa Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Jun - 15 Jul
$402pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Jun - 15 Jul
$403pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Copa Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Copa Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Lima 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lima from Chicago found for this year
20 Sep - 27 Sep
$362pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LATAM Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Nov - 23 Nov
$369pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
4 Nov - 21 Nov
$374pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Lima

Late deals on round-trip flights to Lima from Chicago, departing today and this week
15 May - 1 Jun
$530pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
15 May - 1 Jun
$533pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 May - 24 Jun
$538pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Lima from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Lima
3:00 am - 3:19 pm
Copa Airlines
2 Stops
12h 19m
ORD - LIM
Copa Airlines
$260
KAYAK
2:57 pm - 6:00 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
27h 03m
ORD - LIM
Spirit Airlines
$285
Spirit
7:35 am - 1:15 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
17h 40m
ORD - LIM
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Lima

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Lima 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 Lima 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 Lima J Chavez Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on LATAM Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. 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 Lima J Chavez Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Lima J Chavez Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Copa Airlines, American Airlines, and Interjet are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Most people fly into Lima J Chavez Intl (LIM) if they book a flight to Lima from Chicago. On average, J Chavez Intl has 0 inbound flights from Chicago per day from 10 airlines. Lima J Chavez Intl is conveniently located just 6.1 mi from Lima’s city center.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Lima for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $362, but on average you can expect to pay $388.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Lima for under $400 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago to Lima, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

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

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Lima?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Lima 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 Lima?

There are many flights that can get you from Chicago to Lima in 9h 56m. Fly via Copa Airlines or Delta to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Copa Airlines, at $383, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chicago to Lima. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be American Airlines. Copa Airlines is currently priced 33% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $201. Users have also found prices from $257 and $273 on Spirit Airlines and Copa Airlines, respectively.

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Today's exchange rate
$1 = S/ 3.80
Average temperature for May in Lima
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Lima
0.1 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

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Airports servicing Lima

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to Lima

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Lima 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
Avianca
$215 $383 No cancel fee 71%
Interjet
$249 $431 No cancel fee 68%
Spirit Airlines
$273 $472 No cancel fee 65%
Copa Airlines
$489 $628 No cancel fee 70%
Aeromexico
$495 $676 No cancel fee N/A
Air Canada
$453 $690 No cancel fee 67%
American Airlines
$540 $696 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$540 $711 No cancel fee N/A
LATAM Airlines
$509 $776 No cancel fee 81%
United Airlines
$455 $897 No cancel fee 69%
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