Cheap flights from Chicago, IL to Rome

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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Rockford International, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station when they travel from Chicago to Rome. Book your trip to arrive at Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International, Roma - Termini, Roma - Tiburtina, or Rome - Anagnina. The most popular airlines for this route are Wizz Air, Delta Air Lines, Lufthansa, United Airlines, and Norse Atlantic Airways. Chicago and Rome have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Rome, consider visiting Vatican Museum, St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican, Colosseum, and Pantheon.

Check-in for a flight from Chicago to Rome

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Norse Atlantic AirwaysNBTN0YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight

Italy COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Italy – 11/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Chicago, ORD can enter Rome, FCO, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Italy in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Las Vegas, Guadalajara, Denver, Orlando, Phoenix, Mexico City, Paris, Barcelona, Tampa, Miami, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, Fort Myers, Athens, San Francisco, New York, Austin, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale.
What are the most popular routes to and from Rome?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Rome and New York, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, Denver, Orlando, London, Miami, Paris, Seattle, Tel Aviv, Barcelona, Atlanta, Malta, Madrid, Oakland, Vienna, Austin, Athens, Budapest.
Which airports are there in Chicago?
Chicago is mainly served by O Hare International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by Gerald R. Ford International, General Mitchell International, Dane County Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, Fort Wayne International, Quad City International, Central Illinois Regional, South Bend International, Muskegon County, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International.
What airports are near Rome?
The main airport in Rome is Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport. It is also served by Naples International, Florence, San Francesco d Assisi, Abruzzo, Marche Airport.
What buses and trains depart from Chicago?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Chicago, including Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Chicago and Rome?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Chicago and Rome thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Chicago and Rome can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Chicago and Rome?
Currently, you can fly between Chicago and Rome with Wizz Air, Delta Air Lines, Lufthansa, United Airlines, Norse Atlantic Airways.
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