Chicago O'Hare to Zurich

If you are looking to fly from O'Hare International Airport to Zürich-Kloten you will find there are 2 airliners who offer this route. These include United Airlines and Swiss. The flight from O'Hare International Airport to Zürich-Kloten is approximately 7,130 Kilometers which is 4,431 Miles. You should expect a flight time of around 9 hours 11 minutes.

The price of the flight is dependent on the time of the day you fly and the day of the week with weekends being normally a higher price. To obtain the best prices for Zürich-Kloten flights than book well in advance. Flight to Zürich-Kloten will get more expensive the nearer you get the departure date, so it’s advisable to book in advance if it is possible.

On arriving at Zürich-Kloten please note the time difference, the time zone at Zürich-Kloten is 6.0 GMT compared to 1.0 GMT at O'Hare International Airport.

To see all airliners that offer flights between O'Hare International Airport and Zürich-Kloten please see the table below.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
United Airlines111111111:0011:00

The most direct flights are offered by United Airlines but they only offer 1 flight per week. This flight departs 11:00 and goes by the flight number UA 9727

Would you like to book your flight? Bookings can be made direct with United Airlines on their website /

The flight time for United Airlines vary based on the month you will travel, but below we has summarised the most common times they will fly. We recommend you only take these times as guidance and check with United Airlines for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time

If the airlines stated don’t offer flights that suite your travel times, you could look at alternative options. Below we have summarised flights from alternative departures airports and flights that are not direct.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Chicago O'Hare to Luxembourg06,854 km (4,259 miles)8 hours 52 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt06,970 km (4,331 miles)9 hours

Whilst you will find a bureau de change at Zürich-Kloten, we recommend you change some money before you depart if you don’t have the local currency. The exchange rates within any airport are not very favorable, so exchanging money before hand is a good idea.