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The seats are very uncomfortable especially for 9+ hour flight
Cheap flights from Krakow, Poland, to both domestic and international destinations are often available from the John Paul II International Airport KrakÃ³w-Balice, with discount reservations possible through Orbitz.com. The airport is located about seven miles from the city center and has a large number of airlines providing services. Airlines operating out of the airport include Aeroflot, Air Berlin, Ryanair and LOT Polish Airlines. The airport is the second busiest in the country.
Parking at the John Paul II International Airport KrakÃ³w-Balice
Parking at the Casper/Natrona County International Airport is provided on both a short-term and long-term basis. Short-term parking is provided free of charge for up to three hours in the parking lot. Long-term charges begin after the short-term free period, with rates of $5 a day for the first 10 days parked, $4 a day for the next 10 days, and $3 a day for any time longer than 21 days.
Transport to the airport can be had by train, public bus or taxi. The train is operated between the main railway station in the city center and the airport, requiring about 20 minutes to reach the airport at a cost of about $6.00. The public bus from the city center begins at the same location, which is a short walk from the airport, at a cost of only $1.00. Taxis provide the most convenient service to the airport, with costs beginning at $15.
Before catching your cheap flights from Krakow, you may want a last meal to remember the city by. If the flight is an early one, you can stop for a delicious breakfast at CafÃ© Camelot. For red-eye flights, late-night dining can be had instead at Kilmaty Poludnia.
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.
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.
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.
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.
LOT - Polish Airlines offers nonstop flights from Krakow to Chicago, so all you have to do is kick back and relax until you touchdown at Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).
It takes a long time to fly between Krakow and Chicago — 10 hours and 10 minutes at least. But all that time cooped up in the cabin doesn't need to be a strain. Be prepared and step on the plane with the essentials like a jacket and a blanket.
LOT Polish Airlines operates the most services from Krakow (and vicinity) to Chicago (and vicinity), with 4 flights per month.
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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.
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.
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.
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.