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Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to OR Tambo (JNB)

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The best prices from Chicago to OR Tambo are usually found in February or January, booked 19 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to OR Tambo (JNB)

CHI - JNB
Price
$792 - $1,395
JNB
Temperature
64.4 - 78.8 °F
JNB
Rainfall
0.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$792

From Chicago to OR Tambo

One-way from

$429

One-way flight from Chicago to OR Tambo

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 OR Tambo?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Sunday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to OR Tambo?

March can be a great time to fly to OR Tambo from Chicago with a flight ticket averaging about $974. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $669. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to OR Tambo (CHI - JNB)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to OR Tambo in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Chicago to OR Tambo in November, December 2020

The best prices found for CHI to JNB flights for November, December
30 Nov - 9 Dec
$695pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Dec - 3 Mar
$725pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Nov - 9 Dec
$732pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Chicago found for next year
30 Nov - 9 Dec
$695pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Dec - 3 Mar
$725pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Nov - 9 Dec
$732pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to OR Tambo

Late deals on round-trip flights to OR Tambo from Chicago, departing today and this week
8 Dec - 12 Jan
$786pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Dec - 15 Dec
$811pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Dec - 15 Feb
$813pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Air France
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to OR Tambo from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to OR Tambo
4:40 pm - 6:10 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
29h 30m
ORD - JNB
Turkish Airlines
$429
Flights by SU
2:10 pm - 11:35 pm
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
25h 25m
ORD - JNB
Qatar Airways
$622
SmartFares
10:05 am - 5:15 am
British Airways
2 Stops
59h 10m
ORD - JNB
British Airways
$698
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to OR Tambo flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to OR Tambo

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta and Etihad Airways are some airlines that have done so. New policies for travelers booking flights from Chicago to Johannesburg OR Tambo include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Johannesburg OR Tambo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, Qatar Airways, and Ethiopian Air 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.

Can I find flights from Chicago to OR Tambo for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to OR Tambo for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just $650, but on average you can expect to pay $710.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to OR Tambo for under $700 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago to OR Tambo, 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 OR Tambo for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to OR Tambo within the next 7 days for less than $800.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

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

A quick flight from Chicago to OR Tambo can take about 20h 30m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $5,479. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Ethiopian Air ($650), Turkish Airlines ($678), and Kenya Airways ($765) offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago to OR Tambo. Ethiopian Air is currently priced 32% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Turkish Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $429. Users have also found prices from $575 and $621 on Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways, respectively.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to OR Tambo
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.23
Average temperature for November in OR Tambo
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in OR Tambo
3.9 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 10 airlines from Chicago to OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to OR Tambo 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
SWISS
$682 $763 No change fee 79%
Qatar Airways
$656 $892 No cancel fee 68%
American Airlines
$790 $943 No cancel fee 71%
Ethiopian Air
$706 $956 No cancel fee 72%
KLM
$779 $965 No change fee 75%
Lufthansa
$706 $1,029 No change fee 76%
Etihad Airways
$778 $1,139 No change fee 75%
Emirates
$778 $1,190 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$793 $1,233 No cancel fee N/A
Turkish Airlines
$708 $1,240 No cancel fee 77%
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