Favorite airline: United Airlines
66 % of bookings on this flight route are made with United Airlines, American Airlines and Interjet.
United Airlines
32 %
American Airlines
23 %
11 %
Tip: book 4 weeks before departure
The best time to buy tickets is 4 weeks before the flight. Pay only $101.00.
27 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Wednesday
Flight tickets are cheapest on Wednesday. Flights on these weekdays cost up to 42 % less.
Direct flights are cheaper
Flights with a stopover are on average $39.00 more expensive than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
02h 27min
05h 03min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Non-stop flights are especially popular on this route. 75 % of travelers will book a direct flight.
Direct flights
02h 27min, from $157
75 %
1 stopover Charlotte Douglas International Airport, NC
05h 03min, from $196
6 %
1 stopover Washington DC - Ronald Reagan National Airport, VA
05h 11min, from $213
4 %
Round trip from $157.00
Currently, flights on this route are cheapest departing on 10/04/2019 and returning on 10/19/2019.


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.


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.


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.