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Fly from Chicago to Mumbai with Etihad Airways

Embrace your spirit of adventure by booking flights from Chicago to Mumbai to explore India’s largest city and the home of Bollywood.

If you’re used to Chicago’s glassy skyline, you’ll find similar waterside elegance in Mumbai, a city that lays claim to some of the world’s most expensive houses. The central streets have a unique hustle and bustle, and Mumbai’s top cultural attractions include the breathtaking Gateway of India.

ORD to BOM: flight facts

Journey time 18hrs 55mins

The total journey time can vary depending on how long your connection in Abu Dhabi is.

Flight distance 8,532 miles

A flight from Chicago to Mumbai via Abu Dhabi crosses 8,532 miles (13,731 km).

Your flight from Chicago to Mumbai

Wave goodbye to Chicago as you speed over Canada and out across the Atlantic Ocean. You’ll fly over Scandinavia, before heading south to the Black Sea and landing in beautiful Abu Dhabi. From here, you’ll take a connecting flight to Mumbai, completing your journey from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport (ORD) to Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM).

*Aircraft, cabins and services may vary by route and flight. You can check this when you search for your flight. This page was last updated Sept 2019.

Flying from Chicago to Mumbai: FAQs

What is the weather like in Mumbai?

Average temperatures are generally steady in Mumbai with highs of 30°C in May and lows of 24°C in January. The wettest month is usually July, while November through to April is normally drier.

Where are the best places to eat out in Mumbai?

There are plenty of high-end restaurants in the areas of Fort, Churchgate, Lower Parel and Mahalaxmi. Local dishes can be found on menus across the city, including bhel puri – a puffed rice snack – and pao bhaji, a spicy vegetable stew served with a bread roll.

Top tips for Chicago to Mumbai

exterior shot of the crawford market building in abu dhabi

Wander through Crawford Market

Crawford Market offers an authentic Mumbai shopping experience for visitors from Chicago. This covered market is wonderfully busy, with sections for everything from fruit and vegetables to herbs, spices and nuts. The exterior features a series of decorative friezes designed by the father of writer Rudyard Kipling.

prince of wales museum mumbai

Admire artwork in splendid surroundings

The museum Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya is home to an impressive range of paintings and sculptures. Topped by a grand white dome and boasting intricate interiors, this is a must-visit for anyone who has ever marvelled at works on display in the Art Institute of Chicago and wants to study the contrasts.

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