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The best prices from Chicago to Reykjavik are usually found in February or January, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Reykjavik (REK)

CHI - IS1
Price
$505 - $607
IS1
Temperature
37.4 - 57.2 °F
IS1
Rainfall
0.6 - 1.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop

Average price

$523

Average for round-trip flights in October 2020

Round-trip from

$505

From Chicago to Reykjavik

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 Reykjavik?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 11% on the overall cost on flights from Chicago to Reykjavik.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Reykjavik, book at least 19 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $784 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $919.

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

Flights from Chicago to Reykjavik lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Chicago to Reykjavik in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $595.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Reykjavik (CHI - IS1)?

When flying from Chicago to Reykjavik, 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 14% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Reykjavik in October, November 2020

The best prices found for CHI to REK flights for October, November
30 Nov - 8 Dec
$636pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Nov - 6 Dec
$656pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Nov - 14 Dec
$669pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Reykjavik 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Reykjavik from Chicago found for this year
31 Dec - 9 Jan
$459pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Dec - 8 Jan
$466pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Dec - 9 Jan
$467pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Reykjavik from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Reykjavik direct flight deals
22 Mar - 29 Mar
$446pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Icelandair
Non-Stop
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Icelandair
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Apr - 20 Apr
$450pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Icelandair
Non-Stop
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Icelandair
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Apr - 27 Apr
$459pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Icelandair
Non-Stop
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Icelandair
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Reykjavik

Late deals on round-trip flights to Reykjavik from Chicago, departing today and this week
8 Nov - 14 Nov
$873pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Nov - 14 Nov
$1,314pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Nov - 14 Nov
$1,404pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Reykjavik from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Reykjavik
4:04 am - 1:05 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
15h 01m
ORD - KEF
JetBlue
8:32 am - 1:05 am
Icelandair
1 Stop
10h 33m
ORD - KEF
Icelandair
$574
Ovago
6:50 am - 6:30 am
British Airways
2 Stops
17h 40m
ORD - KEF
British Airways
$2,010
Ovago

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Reykjavik flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Reykjavik

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Reykjavik 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 Reykjavik 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 Reykjavik to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Chicago to Reykjavik are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Icelandair, United Airlines, and Delta 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 Reykjavik for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Reykjavik for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $415, but on average you can expect to pay $436.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Reykjavik for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from Chicago to Reykjavik under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Reykjavik is less than $485.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Reykjavik for under $900?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Chicago to Reykjavik within the next 7 days for less than $900.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Reykjavik?

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

A quick flight from Chicago to Reykjavik can take about 6h 05m. Icelandair provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $450. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chicago to Reykjavik round-trip from $416. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Icelandair. Finnair is priced at 24% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with JetBlue, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $455. Icelandair flights start at $478 while deals on British Airways start at $2,010 one-way.

Destination information for Reykjavik

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Reykjavik
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 140 kr
Flight duration
6h 18m
Average temperature for October in Reykjavik
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Reykjavik
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Reykjavik

Reykjavik Domestic (RKV)
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