Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Wellington (WLG)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Wellington (WLG)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to WLG flight in 2021: compare Chicago to Wellington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wellington.
CHI - WLG
Price
$968 - $1,988
WLG
Temperature
48.2 - 62.6 °F
WLG
Precipitation
2.8 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Average price

$968

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$968

From Chicago (CHI) to Wellington

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Wellington (CHI - WLG)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Wellington in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 22% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Wellington?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Chicago to Wellington. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Wellington.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Wellington. Flights to Wellington from Chicago in October are about $1,359 on average during October, but can be found for as low as $956.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Wellington in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CHI to WLG flights for October, November
17 Nov - 1 Dec
$2,020pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Nov - 1 Dec
$2,382pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Nov - 1 Dec
$2,478pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Wellington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from Chicago found for this year
17 Nov - 1 Dec
$2,020pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Nov - 1 Dec
$2,382pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 Nov - 1 Dec
$2,478pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Wellington

What airport do you fly into for flights to Wellington from Chicago?

Wellington (WLG) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Chicago to Wellington. You should not have trouble finding flights to Wellington from Chicago; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Chicago per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 1 airline has flights to the Wellington airport from Chicago. It is only a 3.3 mi journey from Wellington (WLG) to Wellington’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Wellington have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand flying from Chicago to Wellington have implemented new flexible change policies.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Wellington for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Wellington for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,495, but on average you can expect to pay $1,640.

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

According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($1,548), Fiji Airways ($1,603), and United Airlines ($1,680) offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago to Wellington.

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

When booking a flight from Chicago to Wellington, you may want to consider flying on Air Canada, Air New Zealand or Qantas Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Wellington?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Wellington? While on average our users pay $1,082, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $926. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Wellington), is priced around $1,550.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Wellington, New Zealand

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Wellington

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

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

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

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


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

Returning to Chicago from Wellington

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

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

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Destination information for Wellington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Wellington.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.40
Average temperature for October in Wellington
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Wellington
1.9 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Wellington

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