Cheap Flight Deals From Chicago (CHI) to Delhi (DEL) Starting at $471

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Airfares from $471 One Way, $648 Round Trip from Chicago to Delhi

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More About Flying To Delhi from Chicago

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Delhi

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code DEL
Distance 7469 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air India, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 8:45AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:55PM UTC

Getting from Chicago to New Delhi

New Delhi is as different from Chicago as night is from day. The culture, history, and adventure of the city come to life when you book flights from Chicago to New Delhi. While international flights are often expensive, you can find great deals on flights like this from

Chicago, Illinois

Chicago is one of the biggest cities in the country, and its O'Hare International Airport offers dozens of domestic and international flights on a daily basis. Flights to New Delhi are available from Jet Airways, Turkish Airlines, Air France, United Airlines, American Airlines, and seven other airlines. When you need to park at the airport, look for the economy lot because the spaces only cost $17 per weekday. The airport also has a second economy lot, with spaces for less than $10 per day, and valet and daily parking lots are also available.

Public transportation options include the CTA Blue Line trains at a cost of $2.25 or less and the PACE bus service for as low as $1.75 per ride. A taxi can cost between $25 to $40, and a shuttle can cost $15 to $25 or more.

After you arrive at the airport, you will find several restaurants and coffee shops. Four of the terminals have restaurants on-site, some of which include Jamba Juice, Starbucks, Salad Works, Chili's Too, McDonald's, Subway, Gold Coast Dogs, and Dunkin' Donuts.

New Delhi, India

Located in northern India, New Delhi is home to a number of World Heritage sites, historic buildings, and attractions that are important to people living in the area. You can tour spice markets, eat at restaurants serving traditional Indian food, and explore the city, which looks much like it did centuries ago.

Discover New Delhi

The Delhi International Airport might not look that impressive when you land, but it sees thousands of passengers arrive every day. Many of the tourists arriving in the city use the Delhi Metro to reach their hotels because this transportation method is fast and cheap. Carzonrent is the only rental car agency at the airport, but it's helpful for those who want to explore the city. You can also get around town by bus, taxi, or train.

Picking a time to visit New Delhi is difficult because monsoon season runs from July to September, and summers are unbearably humid. As winter temperatures drop into the 40s, your best bet is a springtime trip. Springtime temperatures can rise above 70 degrees Fahrenheit, and if you visit during this time, you'll avoid the summer rains.

Historical sites and attractions are popular with travelers who want to learn more about India. You can visit the Red Fort, Lodi Gardens, Hauz Khas Village, or the Presidential Palace. Qutab Minar and Humayun's Tomb are the two World Heritage sites in the city and are visited by many tourists and locals every day. The Khan Market is equally popular with travelers because shopkeepers sell handmade clothing at a fraction of the cost that stores in the more popular areas charge. You can even take tours of the area from companies like Delhi Urban Adventures.

History and Culture in India

A trip to India is something that you won't forget, and you might even find yourself going back multiple times. The discount prices at make it possible to return as many times as you want. Orbitz can help you find flights from Chicago to New Delhi, as well as other deals, such as cheap hotel rooms.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Delhi now?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will answer all your questions about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Chicago to Delhi.
Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Delhi?
Yes, you’ll be thrilled to hear that you can fly straight from O’Hare Airport to Delhi (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl.). Nonstop flights are offered by Air India and United Airlines.
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Delhi?
Lasting at least 15 hours and 9 minutes, the trip from Chicago to Delhi is classified as a long-haul flight. Try to get some shut-eye throughout the journey to help avoid jet lag.
What airlines fly from Chicago to Delhi most frequently?
The airlines that have the most frequent flights between ORD and Delhi (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl.) include Air India (AI). This well-known option operates 30 flights on the route every month. Also research the great airfares available with United Airlines (UA). Offering 17 flights each month between Chicago and Delhi, they’ll ensure your journey is just as good as the destination.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Delhi?
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 Delhi 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 Delhi with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Delhi 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 from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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