Flights from Chicago to Zurich, Switzerland

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Chicago to Zurich Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:21 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Zurich. Icelandair & Tap Portugal frequently offer the best deals to Zurich flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Icelandair
CHIZRH
Mon 2/19
1 stop
ZRHCHI
Tue 3/5
1 stop
$412
Tap Portugal
CHIZRH
Sun 2/25
1 stop
ZRHCHI
Sun 3/3
1 stop
$527
SAS
CHIZRH
Sun 1/28
1 stop
ZRHCHI
Sun 2/4
1 stop
$569
Turkish
CHIZRH
Wed 2/7
1 stop
ZRHCHI
Wed 2/14
1 stop
$592
Multiple Airlines
CHIZRH
Tue 4/2
2 stops
ZRHCHI
Thu 4/11
2 stops
$694
Multiple Airlines
CHIZRH
Sun 2/18
1 stop
ZRHCHI
Wed 2/28
1 stop
$792

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Zurich?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Zurich, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $457.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Zurich?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago to Zurich based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

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

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Zurich.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,374 $528
7-14 days $944 $528
14-21 days $944 $528
21-30 days $794 $459
30-60 days $744 $447
60-90 days $894 $459
90+ days $768 $459

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Zurich

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Zurich is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$459$459$459$459$459 $447

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Zurich

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Zurich. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$621
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$621 $621
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$621 $621
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$621 $459
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$459 $460
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$460

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Zurich

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Zurich is $585.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Zurich is $986.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Zurich.

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Zurich - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:15 11:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Zurich

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Zurich. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Zurich is $549.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Zurich is $585.

Chicago to Zurich Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Zurich?
Answer: The average Chicago to Zurich flight time is 7 hours and 48 minutes.
Question: How far is Zurich from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Zurich is 4,428 miles (7,126 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Zurich?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Chicago to Zurich.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Zurich?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Zurich.

Chicago to Zurich Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Zurich. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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