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Flights from Atlanta to Chicago, United States Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 0:45 -04:00

Atlanta to Chicago Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 0:45 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Atlanta to Chicago. Spirit & American frequently offer the best deals on Atlanta to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Spirit
ATLCHI
Tue 11/1
nonstop
CHIATL
Tue 11/15
nonstop
$80
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Spirit
ATLCHI
Wed 11/16
nonstop
CHIATL
Wed 11/30
nonstop
$80
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American
ATLCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIATL
Wed 10/12
nonstop
$87
Select
American
ATLCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIATL
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$87
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American
ATLCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIATL
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$87
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American
ATLCHI
Wed 10/12
nonstop
CHIATL
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$87
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American
ATLCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIATL
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$87
Select
United
ATLCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIATL
Wed 10/12
nonstop
$87
Select
United
ATLCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIATL
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$87
Select
United
ATLCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIATL
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$87
Select
United
ATLCHI
Wed 10/12
nonstop
CHIATL
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$87
Select
United
ATLCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIATL
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$87
Select

How Much is a Flight from Atlanta to Chicago?

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 $87.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Atlanta 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 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 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 Atlanta to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $117 $164
7-14 days $81 $124
14-21 days $81 $124
21-30 days $81 $124
30-60 days $80 $124
60-90 days $81 $124
90+ days $81 $170

Cheapest Day To Fly from Atlanta to Chicago

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Atlanta to Chicago is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$87 $80 $80 $87 $92 $87 $92

Compare Flight Prices from Atlanta 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 Atlanta to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Atlanta Chicago Spirit 10/11/16 10/12/16 0 $81
November Atlanta Chicago Spirit 11/1/16 11/15/16 0 $80
December Atlanta Chicago Spirit 12/6/16 12/7/16 0 $81
January Atlanta Chicago Spirit 1/31/17 2/7/17 0 $81
February Atlanta Chicago American 2/8/17 2/13/17 0 $127
March Atlanta Chicago United 3/3/17 3/8/17 0 $149
April Atlanta Chicago Spirit 4/26/17 5/2/17 0 $137
May Atlanta Chicago United 5/11/17 5/27/17 0 $185

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Atlanta to Chicago

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$127
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$127 $107
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$107 $98
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$98 $87
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$87 $87
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$87

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Atlanta 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 Atlanta to Chicago is $199.

The average price for direct flights from Atlanta to Chicago is $138.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Atlanta to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 08:00 19:45
Delta 20 19 19 20 19 13 19 07:25 22:35
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 07:00 07:00
United 8 8 8 8 8 3 8 07:00 21:16
Southwest 7 7 7 7 7 5 7 06:05 21:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Atlanta 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 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 $61.

The average price for round trip flights from Atlanta to Chicago is $134.

Atlanta to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Atlanta to Chicago?
Answer: The average Atlanta to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 2 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Atlanta?
Answer: The distance from Atlanta to Chicago is 591 miles (951 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Atlanta to Chicago?
Answer: There are 272 direct flights from Atlanta to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Atlanta airlines for direct flights from Atlanta to Chicago?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 45% 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

Airlines in Atlanta flying to Chicago Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 0:45 -04:00Number of routes searched: 282Number of itineraries searched: 1,351,077

Wondering which airlines fly out of Atlanta to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Atlanta 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.

Atlanta to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Delta -
Spirit -
United -
American AUS
American BDL
American BNA
American BOS
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
Delta CVG
Delta JFK
Frontier DEN
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD
United IAH

Atlanta to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Atlanta 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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