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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Kilimanjaro  •  21h 14m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) ORD - JRO

$616 - $1,523

Cheapest option

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi, bus  •  28h 7m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Nairobi (NBO) ORD - NBO
  2. Take the bus from Nairobi Airport to Moshi

$350 - $446

3 alternative options

Fly Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro  •  24h 57m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) MDW - JRO

$666 - $2,023

Train to South Bend, fly to Kilimanjaro  •  25h 41m

  1. Take the train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
  2. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) SBN - JRO

$777 - $2,333

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Arusha, train  •  26h 8m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Arusha (ARK) ORD - ARK
  2. Take the train from Arusha to Moshi

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) flights

The flight time between Chicago O'Hare (ORD) and Kilimanjaro (JRO) is around 21h 46m and covers a distance of around 13091 km. The fastest flight normally takes 17h 55m. Services are operated by Ethiopian Airlines, KLM, Qatar Airways and others. Typically 28 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
21h 46m
Fastest flight journey time:
17h 55m
Flight distance:
13091 km
Flights per week:
28
Cheapest price:
$537
Carbon emissions:
2654 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
01:25
Last flight departs at:
21:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) flight schedules

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Last updated: July 28 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Chicago to Moshi is to fly and bus, which costs $350 - $450 and takes 28h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Moshi is to fly which costs $600 - $1,600 and takes 21h 14m.

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The distance between Chicago and Moshi is 13088 km.

It takes approximately 21h 14m to get from Chicago to Moshi, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Kilimanjaro Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 35m and has one stopover.

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Moshi is 8h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 10:53 AM in Chicago and 6:53 PM in Moshi.

United Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Kilimanjaro Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Moshi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Moshi.
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  • Distance: 13088.4 km
  • Duration: 21h 14m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Moshi, Tanzania?

Ethiopian Airlines, KLM and three other airlines fly from Chicago to Moshi 4 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kilimanjaro via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 57m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
22h 32m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 8m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 6m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Boston, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from South Bend to Kilimanjaro via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,000 - $2,600
Flights from South Bend to Kilimanjaro via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
25h 44m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from South Bend to Kilimanjaro via Chicago O'Hare, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 39m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from South Bend to Kilimanjaro via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
30h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kilimanjaro via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 57m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
22h 32m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 8m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 6m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Boston, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from South Bend to Kilimanjaro via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,000 - $2,600
Flights from South Bend to Kilimanjaro via Chicago O'Hare, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 39m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Amsterdam Schiphol, Mombasa
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kilimanjaro via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 8m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 6m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kilimanjaro via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from South Bend to Kilimanjaro via Chicago O'Hare, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 39m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kilimanjaro via Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Doha
Ave. Duration
21h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $850
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kilimanjaro via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from South Bend to Kilimanjaro via Chicago O'Hare, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,400
Charterlines, Inc.
Website
charterlines.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Arusha via Doha, Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Arusha via Addis Ababa, Kilimanjaro, Lake Manyara
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Arusha via Istanbul, Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kilimanjaro via Istanbul, Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Flightlink
Website
flightlink.co.tz
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Arusha via Addis Ababa, Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Arusha via Istanbul, Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nairobi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,100
Air Excel
Website
airexcelonline.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Arusha via Addis Ababa, Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Regional Air Services
Website
regionaltanzania.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Arusha via Addis Ababa, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Arusha via Istanbul, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
30h 45m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Tanzania Railways Corporation
Phone
+255 22 211 0599
Website
trc.co.tz
Train from Arusha to Moshi
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trc.co.tz
Bus operators
A.A.B.S.
Phone
+254-722 763 818
Email
info@aashuttles.com
Website
aashuttles.com
Bus from Nairobi Airport to Moshi
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
aashuttles.com

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