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How to find the cheapest flight from
O'Hare Intl (ORD) to South Africa

All the information you need to plan the best ORD to JNB flight in 2021: compare O'Hare Intl to South Africa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Africa.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa?

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa at least 19 days early can save you up to 8% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 19 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa for as little as $924 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,008 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to South Africa. Flights to South Africa from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport in February are about $964 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $700.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa (ORD - ZA0)?

When flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from O'Hare Intl to South Africa in September, October 2021

The best prices found for ORD to South Africa flights for September, October
29 Oct - 8 Nov
$715pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Oct - 13 Oct
$719pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Oct - 31 Oct
$720pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago O'Hare Intl to South Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from O'Hare Intl found for this year
27 Nov - 15 Dec
$689pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Nov - 15 Dec
$695pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Nov - 15 Dec
$704pp
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 O'Hare Intl to South Africa

Late deals on round-trip flights to South Africa from O'Hare Intl, departing today and this week
7 Oct - 16 Oct
$715pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Oct - 10 Oct
$719pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Oct - 15 Oct
$720pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to South Africa from Chicago O'Hare Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from O'Hare Intl to South Africa
3:00 am - 6:55 am
Kenya Airways
2 Stops
44h 55m
ORD - JNB
Kenya Airways
$641
BudgetAir
5:35 pm - 4:00 am
Iberia
1 Stop
27h 25m
ORD - CPT
Iberia
$655
Fareboom
6:15 am - 9:05 am
Ethiopian Air
1 Stop
19h 50m
ORD - JNB
Ethiopian Air
$670
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From O'Hare Intl to South Africa

Which airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to South Africa have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Lufthansa, Delta, and Qatar Airways 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to South Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to South Africa. Policies will vary by airline.

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa 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 O'Hare Intl Airport and South Africa 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 O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just $689, but on average you can expect to pay $721.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Qatar Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $521. Kenya Airways flights start at $616 while deals on Turkish Airlines start at $629 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $522. While the most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Sun City Pilansberg) can be booked for $1,086 on average our data indicates $2,077 when flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa

What are the most popular routes from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa?

When deciding which route to take from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa consider Chicago O'Hare Intl - Sun City Pilansberg, Chicago O'Hare Intl - Cape Town Intl or Chicago O'Hare Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa?

The most popular airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to South Africa are Major Airline, American Airlines and Air France. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to South Africa from O'Hare Intl?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago O'Hare Intl to South Africa

Most visitors from Chicago O'Hare Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter South Africa.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago O'Hare Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago O'Hare Intl are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

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Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to O'Hare Intl from South Africa?

Returning to Chicago O'Hare Intl from South Africa

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago O'Hare Intl.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from O'Hare Intl to South Africa 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
Qatar Airways
$656 $957 No cancel fee 68%
SWISS
$682 $812 No cancel fee 79%
Ethiopian Air
$706 $1,076 No cancel fee 72%
Lufthansa
$706 $1,072 No cancel fee 76%
Turkish Airlines
$708 $1,136 No cancel fee 77%
Emirates
$778 $1,133 No cancel fee 75%
Etihad Airways
$778 $1,139 No cancel fee 75%
KLM
$779 $1,138 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$790 $943 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$793 $1,284 No cancel fee N/A
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