Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Find Cheap Flights from Zürich (ZRH) to Chicago (CHI) from £301

Many airlines offer flexible change policies

Earn BONUS+ rewards on top of your airline points

Enjoy exclusive promotions on the ebookers app!

Selected flight deals from Zürich to Chicago

The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Zürich to Chicago were £295 for one-way flights and £301 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Thu, 29 Jul
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£295
Swiss International Air Lines
Thu, 29 Jul
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£297
United
Mon, 12 Jul
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£298
Austrian Airlines
Mon, 12 Jul
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£298
Swiss International Air Lines
Tue, 27 Jul - Tue, 10 Aug
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£301
Swiss International Air Lines
Thu, 29 Jul
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£307
Air Canada
Thu, 29 Jul - Fri, 13 Aug
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£319
United
Wed, 28 Jul - Sat, 14 Aug
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£322
Swiss International Air Lines
Thu, 29 Jul - Fri, 13 Aug
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£327
Air Canada
Mon, 5 Jul - Tue, 13 Jul
ZRH
Zurich
ORD
O'Hare Intl.
£370
LOT-Polish Airlines
Cheap Flights from Zürich to Chicago & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodeZRH
Destination Airport IATA CodeORD
Number Of Flight Options1
Flight Price£301
Average Flight Time9 hours 35 mins

Best Day to Book Flight from Zürich to Chicago

Helpful Zürich to Chicago (ZRH - CHI) Flight Information

Traveling From Zürich
Origin Airport IATA Code ZRH
Traveling To Chicago
Destination Airport IATA Code CHI
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Available Airlines Swiss International Air Lines, United, Austrian Airlines, Air Canada, LOT-Polish Airlines
Distance 7132 km
Direct Flight Time 4 25
Flight Price £301

FAQs about flights from Zürich to Chicago

Is it possible to fly from Zürich to Chicago right now?

Stay informed about present flying restrictions or health advisories by visiting the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for the latest requirements for your Zürich to Chicago flight.

Is there a direct flight between Zürich and Chicago?

Heard amazing reviews about SWISS? Then you'll be excited to hear that it's one of the 1 air carriers that fly nonstop from ZRH to O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD).

How long is a direct flight from Zürich to Chicago?

Your next big adventure is just on the other side of a flight of 9 hours and 35 minutes. That's the average time it takes to cover the 4,412 miles between Zürich and Chicago.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Chicago due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Chicago booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Zürich to Chicago flights?

If you're planning a trip from Zürich to Chicago, there's a good chance you'll be departing from ZRH and stepping off the plane at Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Zürich to Chicago?

Sleep easy knowing you're flying to Chicago with a reputable airline. There are numerous air carriers that have flights from Zürich, however we've compiled a list of the six most popular to book with:

  • Lufthansa with 104 flights every month.
  • SWISS with 82 flights every month.
  • SAS with 60 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 47 flights every month.
  • LOT Polish Airlines with 34 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 30 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Zürich to Chicago?

With roughly 20 flights operating between Zürich and Chicago every day, it's never too late to arrange a fun-filled trip to Chicago.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?

Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing United Airlines, American Airlines or Delta. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

Fly from Zürich to Chicago with ebookers

Cheap flights from Zürich to Chicago 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Zürich to Chicago, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Zürich to Chicago is July. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £301 and can rise to £370 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Zürich to Chicago  

Every day between Zürich and Chicago, 2 flights from 2 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with United Airlines, SWISS, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 4hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 7132 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Zürich to Chicago — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

Book your flights with ebookers 

We want the experience of booking your flight from Zürich to Chicago to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

Need a car after flight from Zürich to Chicago

Economy Chevrolet Spark

Economy

Chevrolet Spark or similar
  • 4 people
Chevrolet Spark
Compact Ford Focus

Compact

Ford Focus or similar
  • 4 people
Ford Focus
Midsize Toyota Corolla

Midsize

Toyota Corolla or similar
  • 5 people
Toyota Corolla
SUV Jeep Compass

SUV

Jeep Compass or similar
  • 5 people
Jeep Compass

Place to stay after flight from Zürich to Chicago

DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Magnificent Mile

DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Magnificent Mile

3.5 out of 5
300 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL
The price is £139 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
Located in Near North Side, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Michigan Avenue, Chicago Riverwalk and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Ann and Robert H. ...
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
"Ease of check in and check out and friendliness and efficiency of all staff encountered."

Reviewed on 11 Nov 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Magnificent Mile
Congress Plaza Hotel

Congress Plaza Hotel

3.5 out of 5
520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
The price is £90 per night from 25 Jul to 25 Jul
Located in The Loop, this hotel is steps away from Columbia College Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Photography and Auditorium Building and Theatre. Fine Arts ...
3.8/5Good! (5 reviews)
"Hotel reception staff not very pleasant or helpful didn’t crack a smile or welcome us to the hotel just took a $75 deposit pointed to lift and that was it figured everything else out yourself, lads in restraunt were lovely and porters etc, even the security man was very helpful, otherwise super ..."

Reviewed on 7 Nov 2018

Congress Plaza Hotel
Hyatt Regency Chicago

Hyatt Regency Chicago

4 out of 5
151 East Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL
The price is £164 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
Located in The Loop, this eco-friendly hotel is steps away from Chicago Riverwalk and Michigan Avenue Bridge. Grant Park and Chicago Theatre are also within ...
2.7/5 (3 reviews)
"Nice large hotel in good location. Stay was interrupted by strike and noise from picketing staff from very early morning. Otherwise no concerns."

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2018

Hyatt Regency Chicago

You could be seeing lower prices

With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
The Whitehall Hotel

The Whitehall Hotel

4 out of 5
105 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL
The price is £83 per night from 19 Jul to 19 Jul
Located in Near North Side, this romantic hotel is steps away from 900 North Michigan Shops, Water Tower Place and Michigan Avenue. John Hancock Center and State ...
4/5Very Good! (12 reviews)
"They took $225 from my account as"accidentals" which i wasnt prepared for and was never told.This was unusual and uncalled for because i had no budget for this and the guy was a bit rude telling me to call ebookers to cancel the reservation."

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2019

The Whitehall Hotel
Loews Chicago Hotel

Loews Chicago Hotel

4.5 out of 5
455 North Park Drive, Chicago, IL
The price is £159 per night from 7 Jul to 7 Jul
Located in Near North Side, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Chicago Riverwalk, Michigan Avenue, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Grant Park ...
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
"Very good price for a hotel this nice and new at this great location. We came into the city for a musical and a football game and we could walk to both venues. Love that it does not have carpet in the rooms. Room and bathroom are great size, had a nice city view. The only little issue was, that we ..."

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2019

Loews Chicago Hotel
Omni Chicago Suites - Magnificent Mile

Omni Chicago Suites - Magnificent Mile

4.5 out of 5
676 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL
The price is £160 per night from 25 Jul to 25 Jul
Located in Near North Side, this luxury hotel is steps away from Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Michigan Avenue. Water Tower Place and Chicago Water Tower ...
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
"sehr gute Lage, zentral an Einkaufsstrasse Zimmer etwas altmodisch, Klimaanlage schwierig einzustellen"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2018

Omni Chicago Suites - Magnificent Mile
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Chicago
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on ebookers.com from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on ebookers.com and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.