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Flight information for New York to Chicago
(NYC to CHI)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from New York to Chicago

Fastest flight time

2h 28m

Direct flights

Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat and Sun

Airports in Chicago

3 airports
The fastest flight from New York to Chicago takes 2h 28m
Direct flights go from New York to Chicago on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The only airline offering direct flights is American Airlines.
There are 3 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford (RFD)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from New York to Chicago

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Chicago?

January. The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from New York is January. The most expensive is June.

What is the cheapest day to depart New York for Chicago?

Thursday. The cheapest day of the week is usually Thursday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Chicago?

in the afternoon. New York to Chicago flights are approximately 13% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest New York to Chicago flight route?

New York LaGuardia - Chicago O'Hare Intl. Fly from New York LaGuardia to Chicago O'Hare Intl for the best New York - Chicago flight prices

How far in advance should you book New York to Chicago flights?

27 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from New York to Chicago is approximately 27 days to departure

If you are looking to fly from New York to Chicago, you are most likely going to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to depart from when travelling to Chicago and luckily, there are options! You can try New York LaGuardia Airport which is located in New York or Newark Airport which is located in Newark. The least expensive flight option from New York to Chicago will typically be LGA — ORD during the month of September with an average price of €245 RT.

New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)€245
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Newark Airport (EWR) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)€359
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New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)€327
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Easily compare return flights from New York to Chicago

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from New York to Chicago by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
2 Nov
EWR05:39Newark
10h 01m
1 stop
ORD15:40Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Nov
ORD06:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
10h 26m
1 stop
EWR16:46Newark
Delta
5 Nov
JFK10:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 52m
ORD13:47Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Nov
ORD13:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 25m
JFK15:25New York John F Kennedy Intl
United Airlines
28 Oct
EWR17:58Newark
2h 34m
ORD20:32Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Oct
ORD15:46Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 10m
EWR17:56Newark
American Airlines
9 Nov
LGA03:30New York LaGuardia
2h 40m
ORD06:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Nov
ORD15:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 09m
LGA17:39New York LaGuardia
JetBlue
29 Oct
JFK07:14New York John F Kennedy Intl
7h 43m
1 stop
ORD14:57Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Nov
ORD11:43Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 16m
JFK13:59New York John F Kennedy Intl
Southwest
3 Jan
LGA08:10New York LaGuardia
6h 40m
1 stop
ORD14:50Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Jan
ORD07:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
4h 50m
1 stop
LGA12:20New York LaGuardia

Find the cheapest one-way flights from New York to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from New York to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by JetBlue, Spirit Airlines and United Airlines
United Airlines
9 Jan
EWR15:29Newark
2h 45m
ORD18:14Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
9 Nov
LGA05:59New York LaGuardia
8h 47m
1 stop
ORD14:46Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
26 Oct
JFK07:12New York John F Kennedy Intl
7h 45m
1 stop
ORD14:57Chicago O'Hare Intl

Search last-minute flights to Chicago from New York

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from New York to Chicago
Spirit Airlines
5 Oct
EWR05:30Newark
9h 11m
1 stop
ORD14:41Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Oct
ORD08:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
9h 00m
1 stop
EWR17:25Newark
United Airlines
5 Oct
EWR03:45Newark
9h 48m
1 stop
ORD13:33Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Oct
ORD16:05Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 16m
EWR18:21Newark
Delta
6 Oct
LGA02:10New York LaGuardia
2h 35m
ORD04:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Oct
ORD04:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 14m
LGA06:59New York LaGuardia
JetBlue
8 Oct
JFK13:29New York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 49m
ORD16:18Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Oct
ORD16:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 28m
JFK18:43New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
4 Oct
LGA09:30New York LaGuardia
2h 32m
ORD12:02Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Oct
ORD04:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
3h 32m
1 stop
LGA07:47New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
4 Oct
EWR05:30Newark
9h 11m
1 stop
ORD14:41Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Oct
ORD08:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
9h 00m
1 stop
EWR17:25Newark

United Airlines flights from New York to Chicago

Our best United Airlines deals on New York to Chicago flight tickets
United Airlines
28 Oct
EWR17:58Newark
2h 34m
ORD20:32Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Oct
ORD15:46Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 10m
EWR17:56Newark
United Airlines
21 Oct
LGA13:29New York LaGuardia
6h 56m
1 stop
ORD20:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Oct
ORD02:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 11m
LGA04:11New York LaGuardia
United Airlines
9 Nov
EWR02:29Newark
2h 37m
ORD05:06Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Nov
ORD14:46Chicago O'Hare Intl
2h 10m
EWR16:56Newark

Spirit Airlines flights from New York to Chicago

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on New York to Chicago flight tickets
Spirit Airlines
2 Nov
EWR05:39Newark
10h 01m
1 stop
ORD15:40Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Nov
ORD06:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
10h 26m
1 stop
EWR16:46Newark
Spirit Airlines
31 Oct
EWR09:55Newark
5h 09m
1 stop
ORD15:04Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Nov
ORD12:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
16h 10m
1 stop
EWR04:30Newark
Spirit Airlines
1 Nov
EWR07:35Newark
23h 35m
2 stops
ORD07:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Nov
ORD08:09Chicago O'Hare Intl
20h 21m
2 stops
EWR04:30Newark

Choose the best way to get from New York to Chicago


  • Are airlines flying from New York to Chicago offering flexible changes due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from New York to Chicago are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. One of the airlines that may be waiving their change fees is American Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines such as American Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • Is flying the fastest way to get from New York to Chicago?

    We’ve found that taking a flight from New York to Chicago with {10} is more time-efficient when based simply on travel duration. A train from New York to Chicago or a bus from New York to Chicago can take you longer than a 2h 28m flight.

  • Is flying the cheapest way to get from New York to Chicago?

    A flight from New York to Chicago is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a train from New York to Chicago starting at €187, or consider a bus from New York to Chicago starting at €210. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.

  • How far is New York to Chicago by plane?

    Chicago is 1143.9 km away from New York. Flights usually cover this in 2h 28m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.



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