Cheap flights from Manchester to Chicago

MAN — CHI
29 May — 5 Jun1
Return
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The best prices from Manchester to Chicago are usually found in November or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Manchester to Chicago

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

MAN - CHI

Price

£514 - £881

CHI

Temperature

-5 - 23 °C

CHI

Rainfall

43 - 125 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Cheapest inNovemberBest time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Round-trip from£409From Manchester to Chicago (CHI)
One-way from£369One-way flight from Manchester to Chicago (CHI)

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Manchester to Chicago. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chicago.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 48% 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 Manchester to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £562.

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

Our data shows that November tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from Manchester. Users have commonly found prices around £496 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £333. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Chicago (MAN - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Manchester to Chicago in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 8% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Chicago in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MAN to CHI flights in May, June
4 Jun - 13 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

33h 50m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

25h 55m
£325

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.5.22

21 Jun - 28 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

16h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

19h 00m
£329

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22.5.22

22 Jun - 29 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

16h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

20h 00m
£331

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23.5.22

Manchester to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Manchester found for this year
6 Sep - 21 Sep
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

31h 55m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

1 stop

13h 40m
£324

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23.5.22

4 Jun - 13 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

33h 50m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

25h 55m
£325

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.5.22

21 Jun - 28 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

16h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

19h 00m
£329

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22.5.22

Cheap Virgin Atlantic flights from Manchester to Chicago

3 Jun - 20 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

1 stop

15h 05m
£566

Virgin Atlantic

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Deal found 23.5.22

4 Nov - 18 Nov
MAN

Manchester

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

16h 49m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MAN

Manchester

1 stop

11h 15m
£571

Virgin Atlantic

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Deal found 22.5.22

30 Aug - 16 Dec
MAN

Manchester

MDW

Chicago Midway

2 stops

15h 01m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MAN

Manchester

1 stop

11h 15m
£598

Virgin Atlantic

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Deal found 21.5.22

Cheap KLM flights from Manchester to Chicago

31 Oct - 14 Nov
MAN

Manchester

MDW

Chicago Midway

2 stops

16h 06m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

13h 45m
£552

KLM

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Deal found 23.5.22

5 Nov - 17 Nov
MAN

Manchester

MDW

Chicago Midway

2 stops

16h 07m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

13h 15m
£576

KLM

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Deal found 22.5.22

31 Oct - 12 Nov
MAN

Manchester

MDW

Chicago Midway

2 stops

16h 06m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

13h 15m
£582

KLM

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Deal found 23.5.22

Last-minute flights from Manchester to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Manchester, departing today and this week
1 Jun - 8 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

32h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

22h 25m
£353

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22.5.22

31 May - 8 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

25h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

21h 05m
£356

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22.5.22

2 Jun - 6 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

19h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

22h 25m
£376

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.5.22

One-way flights to Chicago All airports from Manchester

The cheapest one-way flights from Manchester to Chicago
30 Aug
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

3 stops

39h 31m
£282

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22.5.22

14 Jun
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

3 stops

47h 50m
£304

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23.5.22

30 Aug
MAN

Manchester

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

35h 00m
£306

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22.5.22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve Chicago to Manchester flights?

There are two airports in Chicago that service Manchester Airport (MAN). Chicago O’Hare International Airport (CHI) is the main gateway to Chicago and its surrounding region. There are excellent local transport connections to the city and the wider area as well as lots of amenities for passengers passing through the airport. Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) is the second airport on this route and also has good transport connections to the city and beyond. Manchester Airport is the third busiest in the UK, and so it too is very well resourced with train, bus and taxi connections to Manchester. The airport hosts a full suite of passenger facilities, including restaurants, bars, shops and lounges. There are hotels on-site at all three airports.

Which airlines fly directly from Chicago to Manchester?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights between Chicago Midway (MDW) or Chicago O’Hare (CHI) and Manchester (MAN). However, there are plenty of options on indirect flights through other European cities. Virgin Atlantic dominates the Midway connection with a flight to Manchester via Atlanta (ATL) or a two-stop option via Atlanta and Paris (CDG). From O’Hare (CHI), Austrian Airlines can get you to Manchester via Zurich (ZRH). SAS fly through their home hub of Copenhagen (CPH) while Aer Lingus travel via Dublin (DUB). Virgin Atlantic makes their change in JFK, New York. Lufthansa transits through Munich (MUC) while United Airlines makes a stopover in Brussels (BRU) before arriving in Manchester.

What are the stopover options between Chicago to Manchester?

There is quite a bit of variety in the stopover options on flights to Manchester from Chicago. United Airlines is the fastest, with a 55min stopover in Brussels, although you will need to be quick to get to your second plane. Lufthansa, on the other hand, has the longest stopover on this route with a time of around 9h 15min in Munich. Austrian Airlines will keep you in Zurich for around 6h 40min while Aer Lingus will transit for 7h 55min in Dublin. Virgin Atlantic’s JFK stopover will take 4h 40min. If you in a position to choose between Virgin’s one-stop or two-stop route from Midway Airport, there is potentially a saving to be made if you are willing to take the longer two-stop route through Atlanta (ATL) and Paris (CDG).

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Chicago to Manchester?

Passengers flying on a United States passport will not need a visa to visit the UK as a tourist for up to six months. You do, however, need to ensure your passport is valid beyond the date of return travel, and you may be asked to show a return flight ticket.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Manchester to Chicago?

Located just 8.9 mi from the city center, Manchester is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Chicago from Manchester. Booking flights from Manchester (MAN) to Chicago should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Chicago from 17 different airlines.

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

Aer Lingus, Icelandair, and British Airways 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 Manchester to Chicago for under £400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Chicago for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £324, but on average you can expect to pay £362.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manchester to Chicago for under £400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Manchester to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than £400.

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

£344 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Icelandair. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Turkish Airlines and TAP AIR PORTUGAL, with prices starting from £369 and £469, respectively.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Manchester to Chicago are American Airlines, Air Canada and Air France. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Manchester to Chicago?

The cheapest flight price from Manchester to Chicago is £456. On average you can expect to pay £1,119. The most popular route, (Manchester - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for £325.

Alternative routes for Manchester to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from Manchester to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Manchester to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
RyanairCheapest£22Average£37FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest£254Average£439FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Brussels AirlinesCheapest£345Average£618FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest£363Average£598FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Scandinavian AirlinesCheapest£370Average£491FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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