Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Chicago to Mexico City
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There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 14h 45m.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on VivaAerobus ($123) and Multiple Airlines ($142), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on VivaAerobus ($327) and Multiple Airlines ($387).
From Chicago to Mexico City, Sunday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Wednesday is the most expensive. Flying from Mexico City back to Chicago , the best deals are generally found on Wednesday, with Thursday being the most expensive.
When flying out of Chicago you will be using one of these airports: Chicago O'Hare Intl. You will be landing at Mexico City Toluca Intl, also known as Mexico City Airport.
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Chicago to Mexico City.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Mexico City from Chicago is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Mexico City with an airline and back to Chicago with another airline.
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Mexico City from Chicago up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "Check-in process and seats comfort"
Pros: "Clean new plane"
Cons: "No free food or drink. They give you a menu with overpriced sandwiches, then inform you they've run out. One look around the plane and you see no one is eating. You have to pay with credit card and wont accept cash, which is nonsense! Had to ask them 3 times for my cup of noodles."
Cons: "Crew is always late. Felt like we were thrown into a box and rocketed through the air. Handled my bag horribly. Was covered in mud in arrival"
Cons: "No way to get a refund, which seems crazy in light of the COVID-19 situation."
Cons: "Seat confort, space"
Pros: "The crew was amazing seats very comfortable!"
Cons: "The flight was fine the way it was."
Pros: "Easy flight. Great Crew."
Cons: "No reclining seats very little leg room"
Cons: "Communication! Flight was delays over 5 hours. The flight changed from delayed to on time twice throughout the day."
Pros: "We got VIP Boarding without choosing in advance."
Cons: "Very little legroom, seats were not reclinable at all, not a single snack included. Cheap."
Cons: "Terrible turbulence and very uncomfortable seats"
Pros: "New planes, los cost, relatively on time"
Cons: "Checkin in, boarding, Seats, on board entertainment, food"
Pros: "They gave me a free checked bag! When I took out my credit card to pay for it, he said "No, es un regalo (gift)." How nice for a budget airlines!! May have been due to the holidays, but Volaris just charged me MORE for a bag during the holidays. We boarded on time and landed early. Our baggage came fairly quickly as well. Those are important things to me (especially if I have to catch a bus or a connecting flight) I'll definitely use Viva Aerobus again!!"
Cons: "The seats were pretty cramped, especially if you're tall. But that's to be expected. What I thought they could've done (and this goes for all the cheapo airlines) was at least offer us a cup of water. I mean, come on!"
Cons: "Did not my luggage"
Cons: "seats don't even recline"
Cons: "Viva aerobus takes advantage of its passengers by charging last minutes for non-sense things"
Cons: "The flight was over 6 hrs late I arrived in the middle of the night... Never again!!"
Cons: "Boarding took just too long"
Pros: "The flight was delayed 45 min and boarding the plane was s mess"
Cons: "Delayed as usual"
Pros: "Boarding was really fast."
Cons: "The airline isn’t honest about their delays and the seat space is too narrow, tall people don’t fit."
Cons: "Delete 2 hours very bad"
Pros: "The plane was clean and fresh and the snack options were great"
Cons: "Maybe if we had more space between seats because the passenger behind me kept kicking my seat and I was unable to rest during the flight . It really irritated me and made the flight unpleasant . And there were too many kids being loud."
Cons: "Great service, I really recommend. Un servicio muy bueno"
Cons: "We were delayed but they didn't tell us till 45mins before the flight was scheduled to depart. Other than that everything else was good"
Pros: "good choice of snacks and food, good entertainment options"
Cons: "vegan friendly food options"
Pros: "The only thing that i liked was that the flight was real quick"
Cons: "That the flight and boarding was on time and if there was a delay that they communicate with the passengers not just have us up thinking not knowing what the delay is for. Also our luggages took over an hour to get the whole experience here was ridiculous. Not happy at all"
Pros: "Bien la tripulación. El avión austero"
Cons: "Las indicaciones para subir al avion"
Pros: "Nothing They did not let me board the flight they closed and they did not reimburse me or help me in anything that bad experience"
Cons: "the staff has no idea of their work or their routes the truth and are arrogant"
Pros: "The crew was honestly great"
Cons: "I paid for a row 3 premium seat that was supposed to have more room. It was the least legroom I have ever experienced on a commercial flight"
Cons: "This airline is always delayed and it’s always too much. This time was 1:30 hours late and we were standing 30 min more in the destination. So. This airline is the worst"
Cons: "It was delayed by an hour"
Cons: "On a 6 hour flight that was international and during dinner time they did not have any dinner food, only light snacks for purchase. No charging ports either."
Cons: "First class is pretty limited on food. The seats could be more comfortable considering the cost."
Cons: "They canceled my flight"
Cons: "It’s was very bad"
Pros: "ok time , good plane"
Cons: "you could AT LEAST offer a bottle of waterFREE!!!"
Pros: "Por favor mantener Los precious gracias"
Pros: "45 minutes after the original departure time, without any information about."
Pros: "Horrible service. Never again fly with them. Sold our seats while we were checking in three hours before our flight time. Then they checked in our under bags. At the end they sold me another ticket from someone else who didn't make it in time but the others traveling with me had to stay behind for 8 hours later for the next available flight."
Cons: "Did not like that in order for me to fly I had to pay extra for a reserved seats."
Pros: "Good, friendly staff. Quick flight as far as in the air."
Cons: "3 hour delay, come on... tight fit. Everything else made it uncomfortable but it was a 98$flight so what are ya gonna do?"
Pros: "The flight on time and the airplane new"
Cons: "The people on caunter very"
Cons: "I missed my flight due to an emergency and they made no effort to help me out, they essentially said you lost your flight buy another one."
Pros: "It’s a low cost airline so you cannot expect anytjing to be good."
Cons: "We have a delay on the take Of. The boarding was very slow and we were directly under a 32 C sun."
Cons: "Check-in took 75 minutes because they kept moving the late people up to the front of the line. Yet other lines moved quickly. Not well organized"
Pros: "To my surprise I had to took this trip by time convenience. It was a cheap flight and had never used Viva before. Departed on time and had a great flight"
Pros: "On time and clean"
Cons: "Not friendly"
Cons: "They never told us the flight would be delayed. I only found out by chance! Poor communication between airline and airport."
Pros: "Fast check in"
Cons: "The seat doesn't move back."
Cons: "2 hours delayed"
Airlines flying from Chicago to Mexico City have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Chicago to Mexico City
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Chicago to Mexico City
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Chicago to Mexico City
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Chicago to Mexico City
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Chicago to Mexico City