The cheapest month to fly to Chicago from South Africa is in February. Flight prices, which tend to average around R13 528, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you aren’t able to travel to Chicago during the month of February, then flying in May is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of R16 089.
We recommend purchasing flights from South Africa to Chicago 32 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Chicago for R16 898. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from South Africa to Chicago for as low as R12 617.
Our data shows that Tuesday is the least expensive day to fly to Chicago. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as R16 324. Flights from South Africa to Chicago on a Friday will generally be more expensive and average around R18 027. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Chicago is at midday. Flights from South Africa to Chicago during this time can be as low as R14 257. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the evening when prices are R17 390 on average. Flights to Chicago from South Africa in the evening are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travellers’ schedules.