Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Queenstown (ZQN)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Queenstown (ZQN)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to ZQN flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Queenstown flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Queenstown.
CHI - ZQN
Price
$899 - $2,570
ZQN
Temperature
37.4 - 59 °F
ZQN
Precipitation
2 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 44% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$899

From Chicago (CHI) to Queenstown Intl

One-way from

$745

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Queenstown Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Queenstown (CHI - ZQN)?

When flying from Chicago to Queenstown, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 45% versus a flight at noon.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Queenstown. Flights to Queenstown from Chicago in August are about $1,450 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $899.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Queenstown?

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

Cheap flights from Chicago to Queenstown in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CHI to ZQN flights for January, February
19 Feb - 26 Feb
$1,732pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Jan - 27 Jan
$2,591pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Queenstown 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Queenstown from Chicago found for this year
1 Nov - 10 Nov
$1,403pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Nov - 10 Nov
$1,544pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Nov - 10 Nov
$1,608pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Queenstown Intl from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Queenstown
11:44 am - 5:45 am
Air New Zealand
2 Stops
25h 01m
ORD - ZQN
Air New Zealand
$745
FlightNetwork
9:10 am - 4:30 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
26h 20m
ORD - ZQN
Multiple Airlines
$934
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> to <span class="emphasized">Queenstown</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Queenstown

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

Located just 3.9 mi from the city center, Queenstown Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Queenstown from Chicago. Booking flights from Chicago to Queenstown Intl (ZQN) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Chicago from 2 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Queenstown Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to Queenstown Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Queenstown for under $1,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Queenstown for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,732, but on average you can expect to pay $1,732.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Queenstown?

While on average a flight from Chicago to Queenstown is generally $1,275, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $1,275. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Queenstown Intl), you can expect to pay $1,732 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Queenstown, New Zealand

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Queenstown from Chicago?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Queenstown Intl

Most visitors from Chicago will not be allowed to enter Queenstown Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Queenstown Intl.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Do I need a test to fly back to Chicago from Queenstown?

Returning to Chicago from Queenstown Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Queenstown Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Queenstown Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Destination information for Queenstown

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Queenstown.
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Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Queenstown

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