Cheap flights from Cape Town to Chicago

CPT — CHI
Aug 16 — Aug 231
Return
1 adult
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The best prices from Cape Town Intl to Chicago are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Sunday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Cape Town (CPT) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to CHI flight in 2022: compare Cape Town to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

CPT - CHI

Price

R768 - R1 254

CHI

Temperature

-5 - 23 °C

CHI

Rainfall

43 - 125 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip fromR12 586From Cape Town Intl to Chicago (CHI)
One-way fromR9 161One-way flight from Cape Town Intl to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cape Town to Chicago?

Travellers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 27% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 14% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Cape Town to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at R18 076.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Chicago from Cape Town average R15 503. You can even find prices in February for less than R15 503, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as R10 423. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from Cape Town. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Chicago (CPT - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Cape Town to Chicago in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 21% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Chicago in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CPT to CHI flights in August, September
Sep 7 - Nov 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

22h 20m
R18 338

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 22 - Oct 8
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

26h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 50m
R19 239

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 7 - Nov 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

27h 30m
R19 387

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cape Town to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Cape Town found for this year
Oct 26 - Nov 9
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

31h 10m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 20m
R16 371

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Dec 18 - Dec 31
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

31h 40m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 20m
R16 666

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Oct 26 - Nov 9
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

40h 15m
R16 781

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Cheap KLM flights from Cape Town to Chicago

Sep 7 - Nov 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

22h 20m
R19 387

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Sep 7 - Nov 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

22h 20m
R20 108

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 7 - Nov 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

22h 20m
R20 255

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Cape Town to Chicago

Dec 18 - Dec 31
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

41h 25m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

40h 35m
R18 502

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 22 - Oct 7
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

30h 05m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

60h 50m
R22 255

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

One-way flights to Chicago from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Chicago
Dec 25
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

29h 20m
R9 030

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Dec 25
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

34h 23m
R9 161

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Nov 20
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

23h 35m
R9 898

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cape Town to Chicago flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cape Town to Chicago?

For a flight from Cape Town to Chicago, you will be flying from Cape Town Intl. Cape Town Intl (CPT) is just 15,6 km from the centre of the city. Cape Town Intl is the only Cape Town airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Chicago per day. 6 airlines have flights to Chicago from Cape Town Intl on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Cape Town Intl to Chicago have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qatar Airways, KLM, and British Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qatar Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Chicago for under R16 400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Chicago for under R16 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just R16 371, but on average you can expect to pay R18 649.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Cape Town to Chicago round-trip from R16 371. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are RwandAir, from R17 715, and Lufthansa, from R18 010.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as R9 030 on American Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Turkish Airlines from R9 898 and United Airlines from R10 652 one-way.

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

British Airways, Emirates and Ethiopian Air are the most popular airlines when flying from Cape Town to Chicago.

Top 4 airlines flying from Cape Town to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qatar AirwaysCheapestR10 046AverageR12 114FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapestR10 476AverageR12 769FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapestR12 076AverageR15 019FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapestR16 937AverageR19 400FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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