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Fares from $1,185 One Way, $1,185 Round Trip from Chicago to Kigali

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More About Flying To Kigali from Chicago

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Kigali

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Flights from Chicago to Kigali

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.

Kigali Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Kigali, the capital of Rwanda. Kigali is the economic, cultural, and transport hub of Rwanda. Visitors to the city fly into Kigali International Airport, formerly known as Gregoire Kayibanda International Airport, and is sometimes referred to as Kanombe International Airport. The airport is located at Kanombe, Vers Hopital Militaire Kanombe, approximately nine miles east of the downtown area. Ten carriers offer air service to this airport from domestic and international locations, including Ethiopian Airlines, KLM, RwandAir, Turkish Airlines and South African Airways.

Kigali International Airport Transportation Options

A public minibus service is available from Kigali International Airport to downtown Kigali. The trip takes about 20 minutes and is a viable option if you are traveling light. Taxi service is also available and is a good option if you have luggage. The trip to the downtown area takes less than 15 minutes by car.

Weather Information for Kigali

Kigali experiences a consistently warm climate with two rainy seasons, the first from February to April, and the second from November to January. The hottest months of the year are February and March, with high average temperatures in the upper 80s. The coldest months of the year are June and July, with low average temperatures in the 60s.

Popular Attractions in the Kigali Area

Visitors to Kigali often want to see the city's memorials, museums and centers dedicated to the Rwandan Genocide, including the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center. Other popular tourist attractions include the president's residence at Urugwiro and the Mille Collines hotel and the refugee center made famous by the movie Hotel Rwanda. Orbitz.com can be your travel planner and help you find deals on admission to area attractions that fit your budget, as well as cheap flights to Kigali.

Flights from Chicago to Kigali - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Kigali?

Direct flights aren't an option between Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) and Kigali (KGL-Kigali Intl.). However, there are numerous carriers that service this route with just a single stopover, including Turkish Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines and Delta Air Lines.

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Kigali?

With the fastest possible flight time from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Kigali (KGL-Kigali Intl.) being 15 hours and 55 minutes, it's a good idea to have some in-flight survival tricks up your sleeve. Neck pillows, earplugs and eye-masks should be among the basics you pack in your hand luggage.

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

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 Kigali 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 Kigali with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Kigali 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.