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Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Mexico City (MEX)

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The best prices from Chicago to Mexico City are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Mexico City (MEX)

CHI - MEX
Price
$321 - $594
MEX
Temperature
71.6 - 80.6 °F
MEX
Rainfall
0 - 13.5 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip from $321 From Chicago to Mexico City
One-way from $106 One-way flight from Chicago to Mexico City
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 Mexico City?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 9% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Mexico City, book at least 52 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 32% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $302 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $320.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Mexico City?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Mexico City from Chicago. Prices for May average $262 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $189. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 51% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Mexico City (CHI - MEX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Mexico City is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. If a flight is in the noon is possible it can save you up to 18% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Mexico City in August, September 2020

The best prices found for CHI to MEX flights for August, September
14 Aug - 21 Aug
$213pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Aug - 14 Aug
$219pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Aug - 28 Aug
$220pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Mexico City 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mexico City from Chicago found for this year
8 Sep - 17 Sep
$208pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Sep - 11 Oct
$211pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Aug - 21 Aug
$213pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Mexico City from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Mexico City direct flight deals
11 Jan - 25 Jan
$189pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Sep - 17 Sep
$208pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Sep - 11 Oct
$211pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Mexico City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Mexico City from Chicago, departing today and this week
29 Jul - 26 Aug
$262pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
SAS
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Jul - 10 Aug
$266pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Jul - 16 Sep
$267pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Mexico City from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Mexico City
11:45 am - 4:10 pm
Delta
Nonstop
4h 25m
ORD - MEX
Delta
$106
Delta
5:15 am - 12:40 pm
Air New Zealand
1 Stop
7h 25m
ORD - MEX
Air New Zealand
$111
Ovago
2:00 am - 11:20 am
British Airways
1 Stop
9h 20m
ORD - MEX
British Airways
$115
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Mexico City flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Mexico City

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Mexico City 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 Mexico City 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 Mexico City for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Mexico City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris for just $178, but on average you can expect to pay $211.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Mexico City for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Mexico City under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Mexico City is less than $220.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Mexico City for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Mexico City within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Mexico City?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 84 °F range in July. The weather in Mexico City is generally colder than Chicago's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Mexico City?

For as low as $229, Aeromexico can have you in Mexico City from Chicago in 4h 25m. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Chicago to Mexico City is Volaris. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $178 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Aeromexico, starting at $229. Users have found that Volaris is 54% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Volaris. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $88. Users have also found prices from $94 and $106 on Volaris and Aeromexico, respectively.

Destination information for Mexico City

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Mexico City
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $22.38
Flight duration
4h 23m
Average temperature for August in Mexico City
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Mexico City
8.9 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Mexico City

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Mexico City

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 51% of CHI to MEX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 48% of CHI to MEX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to MEX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CHI to MEX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Mexico City
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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