Favorite airline: American Airlines
58 % of flights booked on the route from New York to Chicago are booked with American Airlines, Spirit Airlines and United Airlines.
American Airlines
23 %
Spirit Airlines
19 %
United Airlines
16 %
Tip: book 8 weeks before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 8 weeks before travel. Save up to 43 %.
56 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Monday
Flight tickets are cheapest on Monday. Flights on these weekdays cost up to 47 % less.
Direct flights are cheaper
Direct flights on this route are $93.00 cheaper on average than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
02h 41min
05h 45min
$84
$177
The favorite connection is non-stop
76 % of travelers decide to book a direct flight on this route.
Route
bookings
Direct flights
02h 41min, from $84
76 %
1 stopover Boston Logan International Airport, MA
07h 47min, from $194
9 %
1 stopover Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, FL
08h 31min, from $245
7 %
Round trip from $84.00
The best price roundtrip flight is currently available departing on 10/14/2019 and returning on 10/21/2019.

$84
Cheap
$84
Expensive
$317

Flights from New York to Chicago

With between 52 and 88 flights per day, the route from New York (NYC) to Chicago (CHI) remains a thoroughfare in the United States, both for business and pleasure. The route is well serviced by scheduled, charter and low cost flight providers. The direct flight takes about 2 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of 714 miles, although some airlines have boasted a flight time as short as 2 hours and 10 minutes. Flights are provided by American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta, Jetblue, Southwest and Spirit.

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Cheap flights from New York to Chicago

The cheapest flights on this route are offered by low-cost airlines such as Jetblue or Spirit. Planning your journey well in advance and traveling with hand luggage will help to reduce the price of an air ticket. Great deals on last minute flights are also available for a refreshingly low price.

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Destination Chicago

Passengers can fly into any one of the Chicago airports - Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW), O'Hare International Airport (ORD), West Chicago Du Page (DPA) etc., with O'Hare being the biggest and busiest. O' Hare has been voted best airport in North America for 10 years by two separate sources, no doubt helped by the easy access to and from this world hub. The city can be easily reached using the local trains (CTA) while access by road is also fluid and efficient. Interstate highways I-90 and I-294 can be reached swiftly from the airport as can the Interstate I-190.

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