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Travel Information to London from Chicago

distanceDistance3941 miles (6356 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $361 (€288) • 12 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTAP Portugal

Take a flight to travel 3941 miles (6356 km) from Chicago to London. TAP Portugal is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Chicago to London.

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Travel from Chicago to London
Travel to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Chicago to London.
Is cross-border travel to London, United Kingdom from Chicago, USA currently allowed?

Travel from Chicago, USA to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Chicago restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Chicago?

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 8/3/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to London from Chicago closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering USA from London, United Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Chicago, USA from United Kingdom is: Restricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering USA from United Kingdom?

Entry into USA is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into USA from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering USA:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in USA?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in USA to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Chicago, USA was last verified on 8/4/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Chicago from London.

What are the ways to get from Chicago to London?

Travel Chicago to London by flight.

What is the quickest way to get from Chicago to London?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Chicago to London with an average travel time of 12 h 30 min.

How many miles from Chicago to London would I travel?

The distance from Chicago to London is approximately 3941 miles (6356 km).

When traveling from Chicago to London, what are the departure and arrival points in Chicago and London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Chicago to London:

    Who can get me from Chicago to London?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Chicago to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

    • TAP Portugal can get you to London by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with TAP Portugal from Chicago to London for $361 (€288) on Omio.
    What is another destination I should add to my tour from Chicago to London?
    Omio customers who travel from Chicago to London often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.
    How far in advance should I book tickets from Chicago to London online to get the best deals?

    When planning your trip from Chicago to London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Plane tickets are costing on average $361 (€288) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Chicago to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.


    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London Liverpool Street Stn

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
    London Bridge

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