Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Romania

Know your dates, get live prices in seconds:

From
To
Depart
Return
Any month
Compare vs. Cheapflights |
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Romania

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to OTP flight in 2021: compare Chicago to Romania flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Romania.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Romania (CHI - RO)?

When flying from Chicago to Romania, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Romania from Chicago average $717. You can even find prices in August for less than $717, as users have found deals to Romania from as low as $556. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Romania from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 31%.

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

To save up to 13% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 48 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Chicago to Romania from $791 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $791 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Romania in December, January 2022

The best prices found for CHI to Romania flights for December, January
18 Jan - 31 Jan
$445pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
LOT
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
LOT
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Dec - 20 Jan
$449pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Jan - 3 Feb
$457pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
LOT
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
LOT
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Romania 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Romania from Chicago found for this year
29 Dec - 20 Jan
$449pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Dec - 14 Jan
$460pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CLJ
Cluj Napoca
CLJ
Cluj Napoca
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Dec - 13 Jan
$463pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
LOT
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
LOT
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Romania

Late deals on round-trip flights to Romania from Chicago, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 16 Dec
$497pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Dec - 1 Mar
$501pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Dec - 11 Jan
$503pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CLJ
Cluj Napoca
CLJ
Cluj Napoca
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Romania from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Romania
2:30 pm - 10:45 am
SWISS
1 Stop
12h 15m
ORD - OTP
SWISS
$468
swiss
9:59 am - 2:45 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
20h 46m
ORD - OTP
American Airlines
11:45 am - 9:25 am
Lufthansa
1 Stop
13h 40m
ORD - CLJ
Lufthansa
$549
Lufthansa

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Romania

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to Romania have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Lufthansa, LOT, and KLM are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Lufthansa with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Romania for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Romania for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on LOT for just $445, but on average you can expect to pay $458.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Romania for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Romania within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Chicago to Romania are Lufthansa ($464), SWISS ($466), and United Airlines ($469).

What are the most popular routes from Chicago to Romania?

Most travelers choose Chicago O'Hare Intl - Cluj Napoca, Chicago O'Hare Intl - Bucharest Otopeni Intl or Chicago Midway - Bucharest Otopeni Intl when deciding on the best route from Chicago to Romania.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Romania?

The most popular airlines flying from Chicago to Romania are American Airlines, Air Canada and Air France. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Romania?

On average you can expect to pay $1,306 for a flight from Chicago to Romania. The cheapest flight overall is $465 while the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Cluj Napoca) is currently priced at $454.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Romania

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Romania

Most visitors from Chicago can enter Romania without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Romania.

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

Documents
Passenger Locator Form - Travelers are required to complete an online Passenger Locator form before departure to Romania. The printed form is available for download.

Health Pass For Indoor Activities - Travelers are required to have European Union Digital COVID Certificate or Romanian-issued “Digital Green Certificate/Green Pass” to access many public locations and to participate in certain activities such as indoor or outdoor seated dining at restaurants, access to shopping malls, museums, exhibitions, cultural sites, non-essential stores, swimming pools, gyms, and other venues.

The Green Pass is not required for locations that provide essential services, such as food stores, pharmacies with direct access, or religious services.




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

Returning to Chicago from Romania

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Romania must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

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

Hide COVID Travel Restrictions for Romania

Destination points for flights from Chicago to Romania

Select to see more specific information for flights from Chicago to all places in Romania.

Destination information for Romania

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Romania.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.89

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing

Cluj Napoca (CLJ)
Constanţa Mihail Kogalniceanu (CND)
Craiova (CRA)
Iaşi (IAS)
Oradea (OMR)

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to Romania

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Romania 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
Austrian Airlines
$496 $821 No cancel fee 78%
LOT
$511 $988 No cancel fee 81%
Turkish Airlines
$542 $867 No cancel fee 77%
Lufthansa
$567 $953 No cancel fee 76%
Qatar Airways
$593 $867 No cancel fee 68%
KLM
$602 $817 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$637 $810 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$638 $796 No cancel fee 70%
Air France
$638 $718 No cancel fee 77%
United Airlines
$646 $1,080 No cancel fee 69%
Home Europe Romania Cheap flights from Chicago to Romania