Leipzig to Chicago Flights
Flights to Chicago
Flying from Leipzig
Leipzig/Halle Airport provides service for the more than 500,000 residents of the city and is located in the Saxony state of Germany. This airport is near the Schkeuditz motorway, which is approximately 11 miles from the city's center. Those wishing to take advantage of cheap flights from Leipzig can do so by reserving a flight on Orbitz.com. Airlines providing flights from Leipzig include Air Berlin, Germanwings, Lufthansa, Sky airlines and Tunis Air. Over two million passengers a year fly into and out of the region using Leipzig/Halle Airport.
Parking at Leipzig/Halle Airport
Ample parking is provided at Leipzig/Halle Airport. Over 5,000 available parking spaces are split between one multi-story structure, four long-term parking lots and one short-term parking lot. The short-term lot contains 2,000 spaces, with free parking available for up to 20 minutes. After the 20-minute period, the price is $6 for two hours, then $2.50 for each hour thereafter for up to eight hours. After eight hours, you must pay the daily rate of $27. The short-term car park is only $6 for the first two hours and $3.60 for each additional hour for up to eight hours. After eight hours, daily rates begin at $33. Long-term parking starts at $25 a day. Payment is due upon collection of your vehicle.
Transportation to Leipzig/Halle Airport
Transportation to the airport from the city center is easy to arrange using either German Railway's Airport Express or the city taxis. Train service from Leipzig Main Station is available each half-hour, and getting to the airport takes only 14 minutes. Taxis take approximately 30 minutes and cost about $37.
A Meal before Leaving
Leipzig/Haille Airport does not have a dining facility, but before catching your flight, you can grab a bite to eat in town. Bellini's is known for its coffee and offers delicious soups and entrees. It's a great place for those on the run to grab a quick meal or a tasty sandwich. Book cheap flights from Leipzig on Orbitz.com if you want to save on air travel.
Airports in Chicago
Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.
Transportation from the Airport
Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.
Weather in Chicago
Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.
Highlights and Attractions
Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.
Cheap flights from Leipzig to Chicago
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Leipzig and Chicago airports and terminals
Airports in Leipzig, DE
Leipzig Arpt (LEJ)
Distance from City Center: 8.1 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Leipzig to Chicago on Sat, Dec 7, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH157/LH430||LEJ||6:20 AM||ORD||12:55 PM||735/74H||13hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/United Airlines||LH157/UA8836||LEJ||6:20 AM||ORD||12:55 PM||735/74H||13hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH159/LH430||LEJ||8:20 AM||ORD||12:55 PM||CR7/74H||11hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/United Airlines||LH159/UA8836||LEJ||8:20 AM||ORD||12:55 PM||CR7/74H||11hr 35min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA9005/UA8836||LEJ||6:20 AM||ORD||12:55 PM||735/74H||13hr 35min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA9007/UA8836||LEJ||8:20 AM||ORD||12:55 PM||CR7/74H||11hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/Austrian Airlines||LH6382/OS65||LEJ||8:10 AM||ORD||2:00 PM||DH4/763||12hr 50min|
|Lufthansa/United Airlines||LH6382/UA6739||LEJ||8:10 AM||ORD||2:00 PM||DH4/763||12hr 50min|
|Austrian Airlines/Austrian Airlines||OS216/OS65||LEJ||8:10 AM||ORD||2:00 PM||DH4/763||12hr 50min|
|Austrian Airlines/United Airlines||OS216/UA6739||LEJ||8:10 AM||ORD||2:00 PM||DH4/763||12hr 50min|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH2165/LH9268||LEJ||9:25 AM||ORD||3:10 PM||CR9/777||12hr 45min|
|Lufthansa/United Airlines||LH2165/UA953||LEJ||9:25 AM||ORD||3:10 PM||CR9/777||12hr 45min|
|TAP Portugal/TAP Portugal||TP7853/TP8644||LEJ||9:25 AM||ORD||3:10 PM||CR9/777||12hr 45min|
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