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Route Information for Flights from Honolulu to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA Code HNL
Destination Airport IATA Code CHI
Distance 4236 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Qantas, Air New Zealand, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 4:19PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 6:38PM UTC

Fly from Honolulu to Chicago

If you are a Honolulu local looking to visit a city built with beautiful architecture and that offers numerous cultural attractions and an experience of the American Midwest, fly to Chicago, Illinois. To catch your flight at the Honolulu International Airport (HNL), you can hire a taxicab, or you can use shuttle bus service. In less than nine hours, you can fly from Honolulu to Chicago.


The Art Institute of Chicago, located in South Michigan Avenue, is a world-class attraction that stores thousands of works of art, including paintings, photography and sculptures. You can also visit the Wrigley Field, which was built in 1914. This is the home arena for the Chicago Cubs and has a sitting capacity of 39,000 spectators. Constructed in 1900s, the Garfield Park Conservatory is a historic botanical garden that is taken care of by the Chicago Park District. This is where most plants used in decorating city parks and gardens within Chicago are grown.

Hints and tips

When you fly from Honolulu to Chicago, you will land at the O'Hare International Airport (ORD). You can then hail a cab or you can rent a car to travel from the airport to different parts of the city. Temperatures during summer range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, while winter temperatures range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit.

Flights from Honolulu to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Honolulu to Chicago now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will help you with queries about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when flying from Honolulu to Chicago.

Are there non-stop flights from Honolulu to Chicago?

Two carriers fly nonstop from Honolulu Intl. Airport to ORD — United Airlines and American Airlines. They'll get you where you need to go in style and comfort.

What is the shortest flight from Honolulu to Chicago?

The quickest flight from Daniel K. Inouye Intl. Airport (HNL) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) is 8 hours and 50 minutes. Bring something extra to help pass the time, like a gripping book or some playing cards.

What airlines fly from Honolulu to Chicago most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with United Airlines (UA), which frequently services this route. This airline operates 30 flights each month between Honolulu Intl. Airport and O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD). American Airlines (AA) also travels from Honolulu to Chicago. It's another reputable choice and offers 30 flights monthly.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Chicago?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Chicago have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Chicago with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Chicago without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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