Favorite airline: United Airlines
The most popular airline for flights from Washington-DC to Chicago is United Airlines.
United Airlines
14 %
American Airlines
12 %
Tip: book 4 months before departure
Our tip: book flights on this route 4 months before departure and save up to 39 %.
114 days before departure
Direct flights are more expensive
Compared to flights with a stopover, direct flights are $62.00 more expensive on this route.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
02h 07min
09h 40min
11h 07min
The favorite connection is non-stop
36 % of all bookings on the route Washington-DC to Chicago are for non-stop flights.
Direct flights
02h 07min, from $243
36 %
1 stopover Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, MI
03h 59min, from $231
23 %
1 stopover Charlotte Douglas International Airport, NC
05h 08min, from $248
15 %
Round trip from $181.00
The best price roundtrip flight is currently available departing on 05/09/2020 and returning on 05/10/2020.


Flights from Washington to Chicago

With between 30 and 40 flights a day, the flight route from Washington (WAS) to Chicago (CHI) is always full of travlers of many different kinds. The direct flight takes about 2 hours, covering a distance of 699 miles. Non-stop flights are provided by American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest.


Cheap flights from Washington to Chicago

The cheapest way of getting to Chicago would be to book as early as possible. Be sure to compare prices online first to secure the best deal.


Destination Chicago

Passengers have a few options when it comes to the Chicago airports - Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW), O'Hare International Airport (ORD), West Chicago Du Page (DPA) etc. O' Hare is quite popular with with passengers, owed in part by the efficiency of its ground transpot system. One can get downtown using the local trains (CTA) or by road using the Interstate highways I-90, I-190. and I-294.