Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Zurich (ZRH)

CHI — ZRH
Feb 12 — Feb 191

The best prices from Chicago to Zurich are usually found in March or February, booked 34 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Zurich (ZRH)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to ZRH flight in 2023: compare Chicago to Zurich flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zurich.

CHI - ZRH

Price

$577 - $1,180

ZRH

Temperature

32 - 66.2 °F

ZRH

Rainfall

2.5 - 5 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Round-trip from$577From Chicago (CHI) to Zurich
One-way from$393One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Zurich

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

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 22%.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 34 days in advance, which can save you up to 54% on flights from Chicago to Zurich compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 34 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,035. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,493.

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

Flights from Chicago to Zurich lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Chicago to Zurich in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $429.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Zurich (CHI - ZRH)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 41% on flights from Chicago to Zurich by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Zurich in February, March 2023

The best prices found for CHI to ZRH flights for February, March

Chicago to Zurich 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zurich from Chicago found for this year

Cheap Aer Lingus flights from Chicago to Zurich

  • Aer Lingus is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from Chicago to Zurich. Flights on this route from Aer Lingus typically cost $1,031.04 RT, a price that is 49% more expensive than the average Chicago to Zurich flight. The cheapest flight found was $605 RT. When traveling from Chicago to Zurich on Aer Lingus, the most popular airport to depart from is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Zurich Airport. When flying from Chicago to Zurich, Aer Lingus flights are 7% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Scandinavian Airlines flights from Chicago to Zurich

  • If you’re traveling from Chicago to Zurich, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Scandinavian Airlines. Flights from Scandinavian Airlines traveling this route typically cost $1,093.18 RT. This price is typically 47% more expensive than other airlines that offer Chicago to Zurich flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $663. When traveling from Chicago to Zurich on Scandinavian Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Zurich Airport. When flying from Chicago to Zurich, Scandinavian Airlines flights are 6% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Zurich from Chicago

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Last minute flights from Chicago to Zurich

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One-way flights to Zurich from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Zurich

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Zurich

Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

There wasn't a meal from San Diego to JFK.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

There wasn't a meal from San Diego to JFK.

Air France
7.7
Good
120 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

There wasn't a meal from San Diego to JFK.

SWISS
7.7
Good
318 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

There wasn't a meal from San Diego to JFK.

KLM
7.5
Good
120 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

There wasn't a meal from San Diego to JFK.

Turkish Airlines
7.3
Good
1,167 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

There wasn't a meal from San Diego to JFK.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Zurich flights.

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

If you book a flight to Zurich from Chicago, you will be flying to Zurich, which is the city’s only airport. Zurich (ZRH) is located 5.9 mi from the center of Zurich. There are 0 flights from Chicago to Zurich per day from 16 different airlines.

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

SWISS, Scandinavian Airlines, and United Airlines 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 Zurich for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Zurich for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SWISS for just $469, but on average you can expect to pay $536.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Zurich for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Zurich under $700. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Zurich is less than $807.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Zurich for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Zurich within the next 7 days for less than $700.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Zurich?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Tuesday.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Zurich on average per day?

Per day, 1 flight departs from Chicago to Zurich on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Zurich?

For as low as $469, SWISS can have you in Zurich from Chicago in 11h 20m. The distance between Chicago and Zurich is about 4455 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $469, SWISS will fly you from Chicago to Zurich and back. In addition to SWISS, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Aer Lingus and Scandinavian Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $509 and $517, respectively. SWISS is currently priced 43% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for TAP AIR PORTUGAL. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $298. Users have also found prices from $376 and $409 on Scandinavian Airlines and Turkish Airlines, respectively.

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

Before booking your flight from Chicago to Zurich check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or British Airways.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Zurich?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Chicago to Zurich on time: Air Canada (90%), Austrian Airlines (90%), Brussels Airlines (90%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Zurich?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Zurich? While on average our users pay $3,773, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $289. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Zurich), is priced around $460.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Zurich

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Moline to Genevafrom $1,089 pp
Peoria to Zurichfrom $1,589 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to Zurich

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Zurich choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapest$375Average$734FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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IcelandairCheapest$395Average$739FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest$426Average$594FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Scandinavian AirlinesCheapest$453Average$586FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Aer LingusCheapest$504Average$699FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$515Average$1,008FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$515Average$648FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapest$605Average$1,031FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$623Average$966FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Zurich

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Zurich
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Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Zurich

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Zurich
Sunday1daily flight
Monday1daily flight
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday0daily flights
Thursday0daily flights
Friday0daily flights
Saturday0daily flights
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