Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago

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The best prices from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago are usually found in February or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best KUL to CHI flight in 2021: compare Kuala Lumpur to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
MY1 - CHI
Price
RM 3,645 - RM 4,262
CHI
Temperature
1 - 29 °C
CHI
Rainfall
17 - 109 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop

Round-trip from

RM 3,645

From Kuala Lumpur to Chicago

One-way from

RM 2,481

One-way flight from Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur to Chicago?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur to Chicago?

Find a great deal and save up to 21% 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 Kuala Lumpur to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at RM 4,443.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago?

February can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Kuala Lumpur with a flight ticket averaging about RM 3,924. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as RM 2,892. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago (MY1 - CHI)?

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

Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago in May, June 2021

The best prices found for KUL to CHI flights in May, June
23 Jun - 28 Jul
RM 3,468pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
13 May - 11 Jun
RM 3,514pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
14 May - 11 Jun
RM 3,588pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Kuala Lumpur to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Kuala Lumpur found for this year
23 Jun - 28 Jul
RM 3,468pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
13 May - 11 Jun
RM 3,514pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
14 May - 11 Jun
RM 3,588pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

One-way flights to Chicago from Kuala Lumpur

The cheapest one-way flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago
19:05 - 13:40
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
31h 35m
KUL - ORD
Turkish Airlines
RM 2,481
Bookingwiz.co.th
22:20 - 10:40
Etihad Airways
1 stop
25h 20m
KUL - ORD
Etihad Airways
RM 2,531
KAYAK
23:15 - 11:10
Qatar Airways
1 stop
24h 55m
KUL - ORD
Qatar Airways
RM 2,551
qatarairways.com

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Flight FAQs

From Kuala Lumpur to Chicago

Can I find flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago for under RM 3,703 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago for under RM 3,703. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just RM 3,468, but on average you can expect to pay RM 3,884.

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

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways, and ANA. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago for under RM 3,291 on Cheapflights?

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

Is Kuala Lumpur weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Temperatures around the 34 °Cs can be experienced in March. The weather in Chicago is colder than in Kuala Lumpur. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago?

For as low as RM 4,205, American Airlines can have you in Chicago from Kuala Lumpur in 23h 55m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago return?

Flying on Qatar Airways is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at RM 3,469. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Etihad Airways and Emirates, with the lowest prices starting at RM 3,584 and RM 3,835, respectively. Users have found that Qatar Airways is 11% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

RM 2,473 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Turkish Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways, with prices starting from RM 2,498 and RM 2,531, respectively.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago.
Today's exchange rate
RM 1 = $ 0.25
Average temperature for May in Chicago
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Chicago
109.0 mm

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Intl (KUL)
Subang (SZB)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 9 airlines flying from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
RM 573 RM 693 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Etihad Airways
RM 758 RM 905 No cancel fee 75%
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KLM
RM 858 RM 908 No cancel fee 75%
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EVA Air
RM 854 RM 981 No cancel fee 74%
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ANA
RM 872 RM 1,044 No cancel fee 80%
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Qatar Airways
RM 867 RM 1,054 No cancel fee 68%
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United Airlines
RM 836 RM 1,076 No cancel fee 69%
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Emirates
RM 923 RM 1,093 No cancel fee 75%
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American Airlines
RM 859 RM 1,146 No cancel fee 71%
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