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The best prices from Edinburgh to Chicago are usually found in February or October, booked 39 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Chicago (CHI)

EDI - CHI
Price
£410 - £689
CHI
Temperature
1 - 29 °C
CHI
Rainfall
17 - 109 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£410

From Edinburgh to Chicago

One-way from

£295

One-way flight from Edinburgh to Chicago

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Edinburgh to Chicago?

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 21% 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 Edinburgh to Chicago?

Users have found that booking a flight from Edinburgh to Chicago at least 61 days early can save you up to 32% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to Chicago for as little as £410 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £495 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

October can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Edinburgh with a flight ticket averaging about £383. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as £268. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Chicago (EDI - CHI)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 31% on flights from Edinburgh to Chicago by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Chicago in October, November 2020

The best prices found for EDI to CHI flights in October, November
26 Nov - 3 Dec
£404pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Nov - 8 Jan
£426pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Nov - 9 Jan
£427pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Edinburgh found for this year
15 Dec - 23 Jan
£390pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
26 Nov - 3 Dec
£404pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Nov - 8 Jan
£426pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
5 Nov - 9 Nov
£470pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Aer Lingus
 
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EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
5 Nov - 9 Nov
£512pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
5 Nov - 9 Nov
£522pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
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Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Chicago from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Chicago
05:55 - 09:40
Virgin Atlantic
1 stop
33h 45m
EDI - ORD
Virgin Atlantic
£296
Gotogate
00:50 - 11:50
Delta
2 stops
17h 00m
EDI - MDW
Delta
£330
Delta
05:00 - 17:01
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
18h 01m
EDI - MDW
Multiple Airlines
£342
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Chicago due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Edinburgh and Chicago for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Chicago are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Chicago for under £307 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Chicago for under £307. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £299, but on average you can expect to pay £432.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Chicago for under £307 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Chicago, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Chicago for under £537?

There are currently 17+ open flights from Edinburgh to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than £537.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 29 °Cs in July, on average. The temperature in Chicago is generally hotter than in Edinburgh. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to Chicago?

Airlines like Aer Lingus, Finnair, and American Airlines fly from Edinburgh to Chicago in about 12h 45m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 10m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Edinburgh to Chicago return?

Our cheapest airline available from Edinburgh to Chicago is Aer Lingus. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £389 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and KLM, starting at £427 and £473 round-trip. Aer Lingus is 20% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £255. Users have also found tickets on Virgin Atlantic for as little as £296.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Edinburgh to Chicago
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.31
Average temperature for October in Chicago
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Chicago
66.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)
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