Cheap flights from Mexico City to Chicago, IL

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Cheapest one-way trip

$182

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$167

Cheapest round-trip

$295

Average round-trip

$399

Nonstop flights in January

$167 – $641

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Mexico City MEXChicago ORD

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$184

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Travelers usually depart from Mexico City International, Felipe Ángeles International Airport, Mexico City - Norte, Mexico City - Circuito Interior José Vasconcelos - Juan Escutia, or Mexico City - Oriente San Lázaro when they travel from Mexico City to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Rockford International, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station. The distance between Mexico City and Chicago is 2721 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Frontier Airlines, AeroMéxico, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and United Airlines. Mexico City and Chicago have 401 direct flights per week.

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VivaAerobus on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

AeroMéxico on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Mexico City to Chicago

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYes0
0
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
VolarisVOIY4Yes0
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 01/2023
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Most travelers from Mexico can enter Chicago, ORD, but there are restrictions.

Departure

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
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form
Additional information
  • Health screening may be required on arrival
  • Masks are recommended in certain settings

Return

Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Additional information
  • Health screening may be required on arrival
  • Masks are mandatory on public transportation

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 United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Mexico City to Chicago?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Mexico City and Chicago takes around 4.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Mexico City and Chicago?
The flight distance between Mexico City and Chicago is 2721 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Mexico City and Chicago?
Several carriers operate flights between Mexico City and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, Volaris, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and Cancún, Tijuana, Los Angeles, New York, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Puerto Vallarta, Oaxaca, Houston, San Francisco, Atlanta, Minneapolis, San José del Cabo, Guadalajara, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Bogotá, Huatulco, Portland, Las Vegas, Oakland.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver, Orlando, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Tampa, Miami, Salt Lake City, New York, Atlanta, London, Sacramento, Minneapolis, Paris, Austin, Washington, D.C., Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Rome.
What airports are near Mexico City?
The main airport in Mexico City is Mexico City International. It is also served by Mexico City International, Morelia International, Querétaro International, Toluca International, Puebla 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, South Bend International, Central Illinois Regional, Muskegon County, University of Illinois Willard.
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