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Fly direct to Chicago for less


We make it easy to discover the magnificent Windy City. With regular flights operated by both British Airways and our partner American Airlines.

Fly to Chicago and be blown away by gravity-defying skyscrapers, shop 'till you drop on the Magnificent Mile, then relax on the banks of mighty Lake Michigan with a slice of famous Chicago-style pizza.

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Journey time from London to Chicago

Journey time from London to Chicago

Fly with us direct to Chicago O'Hare International Airport from London and you'll be in Chicago within eight and a half hours. Our friendly cabin crew will take care of your comfort and safety throughout your journey, meaning you can start your holiday as soon as you step on board.

Flying to Chicago with British Airways

Flying to Chicago with British Airways

British Airways and our partner American Airlines offer regular non-stop flights from London to Chicago. When you fly to Chicago with us, you can enjoy award-winning service and excellent value for money. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 24 hours before you fly. Then sit back in comfort as you enjoy our free onboard food and bar service and the latest in-flight entertainment.

Arriving in Chicago

Arriving in Chicago

Getting to Chicago is simple when you book flights with British Airways. We fly direct to Chicago O'Hare International Airport, located 27 kilometres north of the city's central business district. On arrival, you can catch a train from the airport's CTA station and find yourself in downtown Chicago in around 40 minutes. Alternatively, pick up a hire car at the airport or catch one of the numerous taxis or shuttle buses.

Flying direct to Chicago

Flying direct to Chicago

Save time when you fly to Chicago with British Airways, our non-stop flights will deliver you straight to the heart of the action in just over eight hours. Without the worry of stopovers or connecting flights, you can sit back, relax and concentrate on enjoying your trip.

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Why fly BA?

Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Free seats selection 24hrs in advance*
  • Inclusive 23kg or 51lb checked baggage allowance**
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Manage your travel plans with the British Airways app

*Except on Basic short haul fares. **Long haul economy allowance.