Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Tokyo (TYO)

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The best prices from Chicago to Tokyo are usually found in September or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Tokyo (TYO)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to TYO flight in 2021: compare Chicago to Tokyo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tokyo.
CHI - TYO
Price
$795 - $1,230
TYO
Temperature
50 - 87.8 °F
TYO
Precipitation
1.8 - 9.3 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$795

From Chicago to Tokyo

One-way from

$336

One-way flight from Chicago to Tokyo

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 Tokyo?

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 9% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 45 days in advance to save up to 29% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 45 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chicago to Tokyo 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $642, or $865 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Tokyo from Chicago average $629. You can even find prices in April for less than $629, as users have found deals to Tokyo from as low as $341. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Tokyo from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 27%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Tokyo (CHI - TYO)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to Tokyo at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 24% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Tokyo in August, September 2021

The best prices found for CHI to TYO flights for August, September
30 Aug - 8 Sep
$701pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Aug - 3 Dec
$726pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Aug - 10 Sep
$736pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Tokyo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tokyo from Chicago found for this year
13 Oct - 27 Oct
$671pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Sep - 19 Sep
$681pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Sep - 15 Sep
$691pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Tokyo from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Tokyo direct flight deals
11 Oct - 21 Oct
$1,355pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ANA
Non-Stop
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
ANA
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Nov - 28 Nov
$1,455pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ANA
Non-Stop
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
ANA
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Aug - 8 Sep
$1,493pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Tokyo

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tokyo from Chicago, departing today and this week
11 Aug - 23 Aug
$961pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
SWISS
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Aug - 21 Aug
$1,011pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
SWISS
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Aug - 25 Aug
$1,060pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Tokyo from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Tokyo
11:35 am - 11:05 am
Air Canada
1 Stop
33h 30m
ORD - NRT
Air Canada
$336
Air Canada
11:35 am - 11:05 am
Air Canada
1 Stop
33h 30m
ORD - NRT
Air Canada
$337
Air Canada
11:35 am - 11:05 am
Air Canada
1 Stop
33h 30m
ORD - NRT
Air Canada
$359
Air Canada

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Tokyo

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Tokyo 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 Tokyo 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.

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

ANA, United Airlines, and Air Canada 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 Tokyo for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Tokyo for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $671, but on average you can expect to pay $745.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Tokyo for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Tokyo under $1,400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Tokyo is less than $1,572.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Tokyo for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Tokyo within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Tokyo?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 88 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in Tokyo is typically hotter 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 Tokyo?

Departing from Chicago to Tokyo will take you 14h 55m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Chicago to Tokyo is Etihad Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $671 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Turkish Airlines and Air Canada, starting at $780 and $792 round-trip. Etihad Airways is priced at 32% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$336 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air Canada.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Tokyo, Japan

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Tokyo

Most visitors from Chicago will not be allowed to enter Tokyo.

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

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

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

Returning to Chicago from Tokyo

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

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

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Destination information for Tokyo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Tokyo.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ¥110
Average temperature for August in Tokyo
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Tokyo
7.3 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Tokyo

Tokyo Haneda (HND)

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to Tokyo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Tokyo 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
China Eastern
$541 $677 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Aeromexico
$639 $762 No cancel fee N/A
EVA Air
$708 $908 No cancel fee 74%
Delta
$596 $992 No cancel fee N/A
Air Canada
$550 $1,047 No cancel fee 67%
American Airlines
$569 $1,066 No cancel fee 71%
Asiana Airlines
$859 $1,082 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Asiana Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Japan Airlines
$725 $1,102 No cancel fee 79%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Japan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

United Airlines
$643 $1,107 No cancel fee 69%
ANA
$709 $1,142 No cancel fee 80%

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Tokyo

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Tokyo.
Morning 6 AM to noon 85% of CHI to TYO departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 14% of CHI to TYO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to TYO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CHI to TYO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Tokyo
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Tokyo.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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