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Cheap Flights from Chicago (ORD) to Reykjavik (KEF)

When you fly Icelandair on any of our daily, direct flights from Chicago to Iceland (ORD-KEF) you're able to start your vacation the right way with cheap plane tickets to Europe. Flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport ORD to Iceland KEF on Icelandair provide you with cheap airfares along with a refreshing Icelandic travel experience, including up to 150 hours of in-seat entertainment, USB chargers in every seat, and even Wi-Fi access, just to name a few extras. We provide flights from Chicago O'Hare International Airport to Europe and over 20 destinations, which includes the chance to experience why Icelandair has been a trusted leader in aviation during its 80 years of operation, and counting!

Want to get away for a weekend with a flight from ORD to Reykjavik, Iceland? Say goodbye to the Windy City and get acquainted with the world's most northerly capital with cheap plane tickets to Reykjavik! When you decide on the Iceland vacation package of your choosing, you can pick one with the chance to experience the the northern lights in Iceland. Plus, when you visit Iceland you can encounter everything from the Blue Lagoon to the Icelandic hot springs, to snowmobiling over a glacier under the midnight sun if you find yourself on a summertime vacation in Iceland.

Travelers from Chicago, IL to Iceland, whether interested in nature, history or soaking up the local culture and nightlife, will find plenty to enjoy in this vibrant and cozy city. Explore any of Reykjavík's famous museums, from the National Museum to the National Gallery of Iceland, or spend the afternoon shopping and indulging in a cup or two of Icelandic coffee on the main shopping street, Laugavegur. For nature, sign up for an afternoon tour of whale watching right from Reykjavík's Old Harbour, or make a full day of it with one of the many day tour options available, from the Iceland Golden Circle tour, to Snæfellsnes peninsula. Check out Icelandair's cheap plane tickets to Keflavik International Airport from O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and plan your vacation now!

  • With our shorter flying time to Europe and more than 20 destinations throughout the European continent, combined with our exceptional on-time performance, we invite you to experience why Icelandair has been a trusted leader with its 60 years in aviation
  • Take advantage of our direct flights to Iceland to enjoy any number of Iceland vacation packages available to you
  • The city of Chicago is the third largest in the United States with a population of nearly 3 million, and a metro area nearing 10 million inhabitants
  • The downtown area of Chicago, Illinois is known as The Loop due to the convergence of the local subway lines in a loop formation through the city's main center
  • The City of Chicago is known as the Windy City, but not necessarily because of the wind. Many believe the name originated as a reference to the local politicians and all their 'hot air'
  • Located approximately 17 miles northwest of the city's downtown Loop section is O'Hare International Airport, one of the world's busiest with more than 40 carriers arriving and departing
  • Keflavík International Airport, as it is officially known, was built by the US military during World War II as a base, but shortly after the war ended it began use as both a military and civil airport by both Iceland and the United States, until a full handover was given to Iceland in 2006
  • Keflavík Airport, which handles all international flights, is about 45 minutes outside the capital region, while Reykjavik Airport in the city center handles all domestic flights
  • Keflavik International is also referred to by the name of its one terminal, the Leifur Eiriksson Air Terminal, named for the famous Icelander Leif Erikson
  • Many travelers from Chicago, Illinois to Iceland enjoy stopping at the Blue Lagoon before heading to the city, as it is centrally located right between Keflavík Airport and Reykjavík city center
  • There's no better way of getting acquainted with the city and getting your bearings before you tour Iceland than going up to the observation deck at the top of Hallgrímskirkja. You can't miss it, being the tallest church in all of Iceland and viewable from most anywhere in downtown Reykjavík
  • When you fly from Chicago CHI to Keflavik KEF on our Icelandair flight deals, you'll be flying the only airline to name its planes after the many volcanoes located throughout our home country. By the time you arrive at your destination, you should be able to pronounce the name of the Iceland volcano Theistareykjarbunga!
  • On board your flight and included in your airfare to Iceland is your personal in-flight entertainment system, which is available on nearly every flight from North America to Europe. A full selection of programming - all 150 hours of it - is available, from movies for the adults, to shows for the kids, including Iceland's very own Lazy Town!
  • Also included during your ORD to KEF flights is 32 inches of leg room in Economy Class, along with complimentary non-alcoholic drinks and snacks, and of course our exceptional service
  • When booked for travel in Economy Comfort from CHI-KEF, you can expect 33 inches of leg room, a blocked middle seat for additional comfort, a complimentary meal in addition to drink services, as well as access to the Saga Class lounge and many other amenities
  • In Saga Class, in addition to what is mentioned above, you will enjoy 40 inches of leg room, spacious seats, Saga Class lounge access, and complimentary noise-cancelling headphones, plus other ancillary services during your flight from ORD to Iceland
  • With service at our Keflavík International Airport hub (recently inducted into the Director General's Roll of Excellence by Airports Council International based on its consistent ranking for service excellence), you will experience first-hand why Icelandair is the increasingly attractive option for cross-Atlantic flights with service to major metropolitan areas on both sides of the Atlantic