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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Taiwan Taoyuan

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE)

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Taipei Songshan

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Taipei Songshan (TSA)

Fly Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE)

Train to Milwaukee, fly to Taiwan Taoyuan

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE)

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Taichung, train

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Taichung (RMQ)
  2. Take the train from Taichung to Taipei

Fly Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Taipei Songshan (TSA)

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung, train

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kaohsiung (KHH)
  2. Take the train from Tainan to Taipei

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) flights

The flight time between Chicago O'Hare (ORD) and Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) is around 18h 30m and covers a distance of around 11980 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 39m. The fastest flight normally takes 15h 25m. Services are operated by EVA Air, Cathay Pacific, All Nippon Airways and others. Typically 20 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
16h 51m
Layover time:
1h 39m
Total time:
18h 30m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
15h 25m
Flight distance:
11980 km
Flights per week:
20
Cheapest price:
$376
Carbon emissions:
2429 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
00:30
Last flight departs at:
13:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Taiwan

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Taiwan.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Taipei is to fly which costs $420 - $950 and takes 19h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Taipei is to fly which costs $420 - $950 and takes 19h 2m.

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The distance between Chicago and Taipei is 11992 km.

It takes approximately 19h 2m to get from Chicago to Taipei, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Taiwan Taoyuan Airport is the direct flight which takes 15h 25m.

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Taipei is 13h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 11:26 PM in Chicago and 12:26 PM in Taipei.

United Airlines, China Airlines, EVA Air and three other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Taiwan Taoyuan Airport.

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There are 870+ hotels available in Taipei. 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 $1 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Taipei.
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  • Distance: 11992 km
  • Duration: 19h 2m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Taipei, Taiwan?

EVA Air, Cathay Pacific and four other airlines fly from Chicago to Taipei 3 times a day.

Airlines
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taipei Songshan via Taiwan Taoyuan, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
32h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taipei Songshan via Seattle, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Seattle
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Houston
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Detroit, Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Seattle
Ave. Duration
21h 29m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,700
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,800
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,700
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Chicago O'Hare, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Phoenix, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taichung via Taiwan Taoyuan, Macau
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via San Francisco, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Los Angeles, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Seattle, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Detroit, Beijing Daxing, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Taiwan Taoyuan, Macau
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taiwan Taoyuan via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taipei Songshan via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
34h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Detroit, Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Detroit, Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
20h 17m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Los Angeles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Tokyo Narita, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Tokyo Narita, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Tokyo Haneda, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taiwan Taoyuan via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taipei Songshan via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
30h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Los Angeles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
21h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Los Angeles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via San Francisco, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
31h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taipei Songshan via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Los Angeles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Tokyo Haneda, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taiwan Taoyuan via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Los Angeles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Denver, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taiwan Taoyuan via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Detroit, Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Detroit, Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
20h 17m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Chicago O'Hare, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
21h 48m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taichung via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
31h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
30h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Detroit, Incheon
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taipei Songshan via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Detroit, Incheon, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Detroit, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
32h 33m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taichung via Taiwan Taoyuan, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taichung via Helsinki, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taichung via Tokyo Narita, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taiwan Taoyuan via Detroit, Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Toronto, Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Milwaukee to Taiwan Taoyuan via Chicago O'Hare, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kaohsiung via Beijing Capital, Hangzhou Xiaoshan
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taichung via Detroit, Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Taichung via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Taipei Songshan via Los Angeles, Xiamen
Ave. Duration
34h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $7,500
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
en.thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taichung to Taipei
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
en.thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$23 - $26
Standard
$23 - $28
Business
$46
Train from Tainan to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
en.thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$45 - $51
Standard
$45 - $55
Business
$81

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