Barcelona to Chicago Flight Duration

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What is the flight duration from Barcelona to Chicago?
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Average flight time is 8 hours 38 minutes

The fastest flight time from Barcelona to Chicago is 8 hours 38 minutes

Barcelona to Chicago flight duration breakdown

Average flight duration 8 hours 38 minutes
Shortest flight duration Not available
Longest flight duration Not available
The average flight time from Barcelona to Chicago is 8 hours 38 minutes. However, the duration of flights can differ depending on weather conditions, flight path and congestion in the air. This means individual flight times can be quicker, but on occasion, they can also be longer.

The distance from Barcelona to Chicago is 4,400 miles / 7,082 km

Barcelona airports

Barcelona has 1 airport: Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)

If you don't fancy flying from Barcelona there are a number of airports nearby that fly to Chicago: Girona Costa Brava Airport (GRO), Reus Airport (REU), Palma de Mallorca Airport (PMI), Mahon Menorca Airport (MAH) and Zaragoza Airport (ZAZ).

Chicago airports

Chicago has 3 airports: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW), Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD).

If you don't fancy flying from Chicago there are a number of airports nearby that fly to Barcelona: South Bend Airport (SBN), Milwaukee General Mitchell International Airport (MKE), Bloomington Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI), Madison Dane County Regional Airport (MSN), Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR), Peoria International Airport (PIA) and Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA).

We found some additional routes that may be of interest to you: Madrid to Chicago, Barcelona to Atlanta, Barcelona to Newark, Barcelona to Boston, Rota to Fort Campbell, Magaluf to Luton Airport and Spain to United States.

Barcelona & Chicago local times and timezones

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CET +01:00
CST -06:00
Chicago
Barcelona, Spain is 7 hours ahead of Chicago, United States

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Barcelona to Chicago FAQs

How long does it take to fly from Barcelona to Chicago?

On average, the flight time from Barcelona to Chicago is 8 hours 38 minutes. But remember, flight times can vary slightly depending on weather conditions, flight path and congestion in the air.

This means that your flight from Barcelona to Chicago could be longer or shorter than the average flight time.

What is the distance between Barcelona and Chicago?

The distance between Barcelona and Chicago is 4,400 miles or 7,082 km.

What is the shortest flight duration from Barcelona to Chicago?

The shortest flight time from Barcelona to Chicago is 8 hours 38 minutes. However, flight times can vary depending on weather conditions, air congestion and flight path, so this time is never guaranteed.

Can I fly from Barcelona to Chicago?

The average flight time from Barcelona to Chicago is 8 hours 38 minutes. Nearby airport to consider flying from include: Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) Check ticket prices and review carrier requirements carefully before booking your trip.

What is the timezone difference between Barcelona and Chicago?

The time zone difference between Barcelona and Chicago is 7 hours.