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Flights from Albany to Chicago, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 12:37 AM

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Albany to Chicago Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 12:37 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Albany to Chicago. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Albany to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
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Thu 10/13
nonstop
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Mon 10/17
nonstop
$259
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American
ALBCHI
Thu 10/13
nonstop
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Wed 10/19
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$259
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American
ALBCHI
Sat 10/15
nonstop
CHIALB
Mon 10/17
nonstop
$259
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American
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Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIALB
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$259
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American
ALBCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIALB
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$259
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United
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Wed 10/12
nonstop
CHIALB
Sat 10/15
nonstop
$259
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United
ALBCHI
Mon 10/17
nonstop
CHIALB
Thu 10/20
nonstop
$259
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United
ALBCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIALB
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$259
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United
ALBCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIALB
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$259
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United
ALBCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIALB
Thu 10/20
nonstop
$259
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How Much is a Flight from Albany to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Albany to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $264.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Albany to Chicago?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Albany to Chicago based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Albany to Chicago?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Albany to Chicago.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $679 $685
7-14 days $259 $266
14-21 days $259 $266
21-30 days $259 $266
30-60 days $259 $266
60-90 days $269 $276
90+ days $259 $276

Cheapest Day To Fly from Albany to Chicago

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Albany to Chicago is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$259 $259 $259 $259 $269 $259 $279

Compare Flight Prices from Albany to Chicago by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Albany to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Albany Chicago United 9/30/16 10/3/16 2 $723
October Albany Chicago American 10/13/16 10/17/16 0 $259
November Albany Chicago American 11/15/16 11/21/16 0 $259
December Albany Chicago United 12/7/16 12/9/16 0 $269
January Albany Chicago United 1/16/17 1/24/17 0 $259
February Albany Chicago United 2/11/17 2/19/17 0 $339
March Albany Chicago American 3/25/17 3/26/17 0 $399
April Albany Chicago American 4/21/17 4/23/17 0 $401

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Albany to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Albany to Chicago. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$723
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$723 $448
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$448 $259
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$259 $259
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$259 $259
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$259

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Albany to Chicago

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Albany to Chicago is $266.

The average price for direct flights from Albany to Chicago is $259.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Albany to Chicago.

Weekly Direct Flights from Albany to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:24 19:10
United 4 4 4 4 4 2 4 06:30 17:27
Southwest 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:00 17:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Albany to Chicago

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Albany to Chicago. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Albany to Chicago is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Albany to Chicago is $259.

Albany to Chicago Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Albany to Chicago?
Answer: The average Albany to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Albany?
Answer: The distance from Albany to Chicago is 715 miles (1,150 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Albany to Chicago?
Answer: There are 61 direct flights from Albany to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Albany airlines for direct flights from Albany to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 42% of the non-stop flights between Albany and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Albany to Chicago?
Answer: Newark, NJ

Airlines in Albany flying to Chicago Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 12:37 AMNumber of routes searched: 158Number of itineraries searched: 109,428

Wondering which airlines fly out of Albany to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Albany airlines with flights to Chicago. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Albany to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United EWR
American PHL
United IAD
American CLT
American DCA
Delta MSP
American RDU

Albany to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Albany and Chicago. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $99
Flights from Boston to Chicago American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Newark to Chicago American, JetBlue, Delta, United $99
Flights from Hartford to Chicago American, Delta, United $177
Flights from Syracuse to Chicago American, United $251
Flights from Providence to Chicago American $177
Flights from Westchester County to Chicago American, Delta, United $177
Flights from Rochester to Chicago American, Delta, United $228
Flights from Burlington to Chicago JetBlue, Delta, United $251
Flights from Manchester to Chicago Delta, United $177
Flights from Portland to Chicago JetBlue, Delta, United $235
Flights from Long Island MacArthur to Chicago American $143
Flights from Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton to Chicago Delta, United $173
Flights from Newburgh to ChicagoCheck Dates
Flights from New Haven to Chicago American $189
Flights from Wilkes - Barre to Chicago Delta, United $264
Flights from Binghamton to Chicago American, Delta, United $244
Flights from Elmira - Corning to Chicago American, Delta $308
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago American, Delta, United $244
Flights from New York to Atlanta American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $145
Flights from New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $248
Flights from New York to Detroit American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $110
Flights from New York to Milwaukee Delta $226
Flights from New York to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $91
Flights from New York to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $110

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Montreal to Chicago American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $225
Flights from Ottawa to Chicago Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $263
Flights from Kingston to Chicago Air Canada $367
Flights from New York to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $174
Flights from New York to London American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, China Eastern, Austrian, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $384
Cheap Flights from Albany to Chicago