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Airfares from $395 One Way, $449 Round Trip from Chicago to Munich

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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Munich

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code MUC
Distance 4517 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air Canada, United Airlines, Lufthansa
Earliest Flight Arrival 8:35AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 11:55AM UTC

Cheap Flights from Chicago to Munich

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.

Airports in Munich

Flights to Munich will land at Munich Airport, which is located 17.7 miles northeast of Munich, Germany. This airport is served by Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner airlines. Orbitz.com can help you find discount tickets to Munich Airport, whether you're looking for domestic flights or international planes.

Transportation from Munich Airport

Munich Airport offers buses, taxis, and rental cars for transportation. Buses leave from the main railroad station in Munich every 20 minutes, but these will cost more than the train, the S-Bahn, which will also pick you up at the airport. The train ride takes approximately 40 minutes from the airport to the city, and buses can take at least that long. Taxis can take you to central Munich in approximately 35 minutes, but these can cost upwards of 60 euros. Rental cars range in cost depending on what you want to drive, but they are available at the airport rental counter, so you won't have to wait for the vehicle to arrive.

Weather in Munich

The average annual temperature in Munich is 47 degrees Fahrenheit, with temperatures reaching the highest in the summer. The average high is only 55 degrees annually, but July and August can have temperatures as high as 73 degrees Fahrenheit. In the winter, temperatures can be as low as 24 degrees Fahrenheit, with the annual low being 39 degrees Fahrenheit.

Munich's Major Attractions

One of the major events in Munich is Oktoberfest, which is a 17-day festival that has over 200 sideshows, carnival rides, and other amusements. Of course, this is also a beer festival. The Munich Opera is also one artistic production that music lovers shouldn't miss. Orbitz.com can help you plan to see these events and more while you book flights to Munich.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Munich now?
The Covid-19 Travel Advisor will help you with queries about travel restrictions and quarantine when traveling by plane from Chicago to Munich.
Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Munich?
There most certainly are, which is awesome news if you’re not a fan of swapping planes en route. United Airlines and Lufthansa fly nonstop from ORD to Munich (MUC-Franz Josef Strauss Intl.).
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Munich?
The quickest possible flight time is 9 hours, so take some precautions to keep jet lag at bay on your Chicago to Munich journey. Make sure you move your legs often, go to sleep and drink plenty of water.
What airlines fly from Chicago to Munich most frequently?
There are a few airlines offering frequent flights from O’Hare Airport to Munich Airport, including United Airlines (UA). A top pick for many travelers, it operates 30 flights on this route each month. Lufthansa (LH) will also get you to your destination in style and comfort. Offering 30 flights per month between Chicago and Munich, it’s another quality airline to look into.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Munich?
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 Munich 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 Munich with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Munich 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 2021 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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