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How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to South America

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

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 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 South America from $524 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $524 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to South America?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South America from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $490 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $358. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Chicago to South America in September, October 2020

The best prices found for CHI to South America flights for September, October
9 Oct - 21 Oct
$197pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 9 Oct
$199pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Oct - 25 Oct
$203pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to South America 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to South America from Chicago found for this year
9 Oct - 21 Oct
$197pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 9 Oct
$199pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Oct - 25 Oct
$203pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to South America from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to South America direct flight deals
17 Feb - 3 Mar
$2,406pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Azul
Non-Stop
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Azul
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Nov - 27 Nov
$2,419pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Azul
Non-Stop
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Azul
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Jan - 7 Feb
$2,427pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Azul
Non-Stop
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Azul
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to South America

Late deals on round-trip flights to South America from Chicago, departing today and this week
23 Sep - 26 Oct
$271pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Sep - 3 Oct
$272pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Sep - 3 Oct
$305pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CTG
Cartagena Rafael Nunez
CTG
Cartagena Rafael Nunez
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to South America from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to South America
2:00 am - 9:09 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 09m
ORD - BOG
Spirit Airlines
$81
SmartFares
2:00 am - 9:09 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 09m
ORD - BOG
Spirit Airlines
$82
KAYAK
2:00 am - 9:09 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 09m
ORD - BOG
Spirit Airlines
$83
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to South America

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to South America 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 South America 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 to South America for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to South America for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $197, but on average you can expect to pay $229.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to South America for under $2,500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to South America under $2,500. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to South America is less than $2,632.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to South America for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to South America within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

When booking a flight from Chicago to South America, you may want to consider flying on Interjet, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from Chicago to South America?

When deciding which route to take from Chicago to South America consider Chicago O'Hare Intl - Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl, Chicago O'Hare Intl - Lima J Chavez Intl or Chicago O'Hare Intl - Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest Flights from Chicago to South America?

While on average a flight from Chicago to South America is generally $613, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $388. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl), you can expect to pay $229 for that flight.

How long is the flight from Chicago to South America?

For as low as $333, Spirit Airlines can have you in South America from Chicago in 6h 37m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $197, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Chicago to South America and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on JetBlue for as low as $253.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Chicago to South America are Spirit Airlines ($81) and JetBlue ($128).

Destination information for South America

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Airports servicing Chicago

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