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Cheap Flights from Atlanta to Chicago, IL, United States - ATL to CHI

Popular flights from Atlanta to Chicago

If your flight days are flexible and you looking for a good deal, our charts on cheap flights provide some insight regarding affordable flight options for your next big adventure.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 15, 2016 Mar 22, 2016 $606
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 21, 2016 May 28, 2016 $102
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 27, 2016 Mar 5, 2016 $89
Mar 4, 2016 Mar 5, 2016 $89
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 12, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 $77
Mar 15, 2016 Mar 22, 2016 $77
Apr 12, 2016 Apr 19, 2016 $77
Apr 16, 2016 Apr 23, 2016 $77
Apr 30, 2016 May 4, 2016 $77

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Atlanta to Chicago (ATL to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Atlanta to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $90.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Atlanta to Chicago (ATL to CHI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Atlanta to Chicago based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Atlanta to Chicago

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Atlanta to Chicago should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $107 $174
7-14 days $89 $142
14-21 days $89 $139
21-30 days $77 $165
30-60 days $77 $132
60-90 days $77 $132
90+ days $78 $150

Cheapest Day To Fly from Atlanta to Chicago

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Atlanta to Chicago.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$99 $77 $78 $99 $89 $77 $112

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Atlanta to Chicago

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Atlanta to Chicago.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Atlanta Chicago Spirit 2/27/16 3/5/16 0 $89
March Atlanta Chicago United 3/12/16 3/15/16 0 $77
April Atlanta Chicago United 4/12/16 4/19/16 0 $77
May Atlanta Chicago United 5/10/16 5/17/16 0 $77
June Atlanta Chicago United 6/5/16 6/8/16 0 $200
July Atlanta Chicago United 7/20/16 7/22/16 0 $198
August Atlanta Chicago Spirit 8/25/16 9/1/16 0 $208
September Atlanta Chicago Spirit 9/10/16 9/24/16 0 $143

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Atlanta to Chicago

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Atlanta to Chicago.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$113
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$113 $93
28 29 1 2 3 4 5
$93 $99
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$99 $77
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
$77 $117
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
$117

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Atlanta to Chicago (ATL to CHI)

Your Atlanta to Chicago flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Atlanta to Chicago is $302.

The average price for non-stop flights from Atlanta to Chicago is $106.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Atlanta to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 07:40 20:00
Delta 19 19 19 19 19 14 18 07:25 22:36
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:30 10:21
United 8 8 9 8 8 8 8 06:01 21:26

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Atlanta to Chicago (ATL to CHI)

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 Atlanta 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 Atlanta to Chicago is $102.

The average price for round trip flights from Atlanta to Chicago is $231.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Birmingham to Chicago United $248
Knoxville to Chicago American, United $276
Huntsville to Chicago American, United $299
Greenville to Chicago American, United $224
Chattanooga to Chicago American $255
Columbia to Chicago American, United $303
Asheville to Chicago United $229
Augusta to Chicago American $221
Montgomery to Chicago American, United $313
Dothan to ChicagoCheck Dates
Albany to ChicagoCheck Dates
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Atlanta to New York American, Frontier, United $124
Atlanta to Milwaukee American, Frontier, United $123
Atlanta to Detroit American, Spirit, United $97
Atlanta to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $77
Atlanta to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $111
Atlanta to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $137
Atlanta to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $180
Atlanta to Denver American, Frontier, Spirit, United $123
Atlanta to Indianapolis American, Frontier, United $108
Atlanta to Miami American, Frontier, United $66
Atlanta to St Louis American, Frontier, United $108
Atlanta to Grand Rapids American, United $275
Atlanta to Cleveland American, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Atlanta to Orlando American, Spirit, United $77
Atlanta to Washington American, Frontier, United $66
Atlanta to Boston American, Spirit, United $151
Atlanta to South Bend United $316
Atlanta to Newark American, JetBlue, United $157

Airlines Flying from Atlanta to Chicago (ATL to CHI)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Atlanta to Chicago with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Atlanta to Chicago.

Atlanta to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American PHL X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta CVG X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United IAD X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest DTW X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Atlanta and Chicago, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Atlanta to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Atlanta to Chicago?
Answer: The average Atlanta to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 5 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Atlanta and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Atlanta to Chicago is 591 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Atlanta to Chicago?
Answer: There are 238 direct flights from Atlanta to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Atlanta to Chicago?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 53% of the non-stop flights between Atlanta and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Atlanta to Chicago?
Answer: Detroit, MI
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