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Chicago to Sydney Flights

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Selected fares from Chicago to Sydney

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI SYD Thu, Feb 5 - Thu, Feb 12 $1,570
CHI SYD Mon, Aug 3 - Mon, Aug 17 $1,609
CHI SYD Mon, Aug 3 - Mon, Aug 17 $1,658
CHI SYD Mon, Aug 3 - Mon, Aug 17 $1,658
CHI SYD Sun, Mar 15 - Wed, Mar 25 $1,706
CHI SYD Sun, Mar 15 - Wed, Mar 25 $1,772
CHI SYD Sun, Mar 15 - Wed, Mar 25 $2,096
CHI SYD Tue, Jan 20 - Wed, Feb 18 $2,247
CHI SYD Tue, Jan 20 - Wed, Feb 18 $2,614
CHI SYD Tue, Jan 20 - Wed, Feb 18 $3,168

Chicago and Sydney airports and terminals

Airports in Chicago IL, US
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    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

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    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

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Airports in Sydney NS, AU
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    Sydney Airport (SYD)

    Distance from City Center: 5.7 miles

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Cheap flights from Chicago to Sydney

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Ibis Budget Sydney Airport

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5 Ross Smith Avenue Map

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Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport

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ibis Sydney Airport

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205 O Riordan Street Map

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Mercure Sydney International Airport

4 stars
3.5 / 5 19 reviews

20 Levey Street Map

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Quality Hotel CKS Sydney Airport

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Chicago to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 30 Chicago (ORD) Sydney (SYD) Cathay Pacific $1,636
Earn $16.36
Return Mon, Feb 2 Sydney (SYD) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Chicago to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 21 Chicago (ORD) Sydney (SYD) Cathay Pacific $1,570
Earn $15.70
Return Tue, Feb 10 Sydney (SYD) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific

Best one-week trip in January from Chicago to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 30 Chicago (ORD) Sydney (SYD) Cathay Pacific $1,704
Earn $17.04
Return Fri, Feb 6 Sydney (SYD) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Chicago to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Chicago (ORD) Sydney (SYD) Cathay Pacific $1,570
Earn $15.70
Return Sun, Feb 8 Sydney (SYD) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Chicago to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Chicago (ORD) Sydney (SYD) Cathay Pacific $1,570
Earn $15.70
Return Thu, Feb 12 Sydney (SYD) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific

Best one-week trip in February from Chicago to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Chicago (ORD) Sydney (SYD) Cathay Pacific $1,570
Earn $15.70
Return Thu, Feb 12 Sydney (SYD) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Chicago to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Mar 15 Chicago (ORD) Sydney (SYD) Qantas $1,624
Earn $16.24
Return Wed, Mar 25 Sydney (SYD) Chicago (ORD) Qantas

Best one-week trip in March from Chicago to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Mar 27 Chicago (ORD) Sydney (SYD) Emirates $1,772
Earn $17.72
Return Fri, Apr 3 Sydney (SYD) Chicago (ORD) Emirates
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Flights to Sydney

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport

J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport is located about six miles northeast of Sydney, Nova Scotia, in the community of Reserve Mines. The airport has two regularly scheduled airlines for passengers: Air Jazz and Air St. Pierre. There are also several charter services. Orbitz.com can help in arranging connecting flights to Sydney from any point of origin. Its travel planner allows you to view all flights into Sydney at the same time, so you are able to choose the low fares that you need. WestJet Airlines and Air Canada Express offer flights between Sydney and Toronto from May to October of each year.

Transportation From the Airport

A taxi service from the airport to Sydney is available by using City Wide Taxi. Fares are metered and vary based on your destination. Avis and Budget car rental companies are located in the airport, and you book them at the same time as you book your trip with Orbitz.com.

Weather in Sydney

Sydney has temperatures ranging from the mid-50s to the mid-70s Fahrenheit in the summer months. The temperatures average from the mid-teens to the mid-30s in winter. Sydney only has about two hours of sunshine in December, so the winter months are not the best time to visit the area. There are over fifteen hours of daylight in the summer, so it is the preferred season for travelers.

Things to Do in Sydney

Sydney is known for its annual Celtic Colors Festival where Celtic music is played, and people can celebrate Celtic music and culture. If you visit in October, be sure to catch a few of the shows. You can also explore the town's Scottish roots in the Highland Village where costumed actors bring the period dwellings to life. You can relax with a walk on the waterfront or gamble to your heart's content at casino Nova Scotia. Let Orbitz.com assist you with finding flights to Sydney and save you money, so you will be able to enjoy all the sights this historic city has to offer.

Flight schedule for flights from Chicago to Sydney on Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA2343/AA7375 ORD 4:25 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/380 20hr 40min
American Airlines/Qantas AA2343/QF8 ORD 4:25 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/388 20hr 40min
Qantas/Qantas QF4448/QF8 ORD 2:20 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/388 22hr 45min
Qantas/Qantas QF4454/QF8 ORD 2:50 PM SYD 6:05 AM M80/388 22hr 15min
Qantas/Qantas QF4438/QF8 ORD 3:35 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/388 21hr 30min
Qantas/Qantas QF4434/QF8 ORD 4:25 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/388 20hr 40min
United Airlines/Qantas UA6225/QF8 ORD 3:20 PM SYD 6:05 AM E75/388 21hr 45min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA6225/AA7375 ORD 3:20 PM SYD 6:05 AM E75/380 21hr 45min
US Airways/Qantas US2331/QF8 ORD 2:20 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/388 22hr 45min
US Airways/American Airlines US2331/AA7375 ORD 2:20 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/380 22hr 45min
US Airways/Qantas US2339/QF8 ORD 3:35 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/388 21hr 30min
US Airways/American Airlines US2339/AA7375 ORD 3:35 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/380 21hr 30min
US Airways/Qantas US2343/QF8 ORD 4:25 PM SYD 6:05 AM M83/388 20hr 40min