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Flights from Austin to Chicago, United States Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 0:53 -05:00

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Austin to Chicago Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 0:53 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,455,725,213 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
AUSCHI
Wed 4/26
nonstop
CHIAUS
Wed 5/3
nonstop
$171
American
AUSCHI
Sat 2/11
nonstop
CHIAUS
Sat 2/18
nonstop
$319
United
AUSCHI
Sat 2/11
nonstop
CHIAUS
Sat 2/18
nonstop
$319
Alaska
AUSCHI
Tue 4/25
2 stops
CHIAUS
Tue 5/2
2 stops
$534

How Much is a Flight from Austin to Chicago? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Austin to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $304.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Austin 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Austin 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 Austin to Chicago? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $544 $472
7-14 days $339 $346
14-21 days $319 $326
21-30 days $319 $326
30-60 days $319 $326
60-90 days $200 $279
90+ days $171 $279

Cheapest Day To Fly from Austin to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 29,464,553,548 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Austin to Chicago is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$319 $319 $319 $319 $200 $319 $329

Compare Flight Prices from Austin to Chicago by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Austin to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Austin Chicago United 1/30/17 2/9/17 2 $427
February Austin Chicago American 2/11/17 2/18/17 0 $319
March Austin Chicago American 3/4/17 3/8/17 0 $319
April Austin Chicago Frontier 4/26/17 5/3/17 0 $171
May Austin Chicago Frontier 5/3/17 5/10/17 0 $171
June Austin Chicago Frontier 6/2/17 6/5/17 0 $213
July Austin Chicago American 7/1/17 7/3/17 0 $395
August Austin Chicago American 8/1/17 8/3/17 0 $395

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Austin to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$461
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$461 $339
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$339 $329
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$329 $329
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$329 $319
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$319

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Austin to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Austin to Chicago is $363.

The average price for direct flights from Austin to Chicago is $355.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Austin to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 08:05 18:20
United 5 4 4 3 3 2 2 07:00 17:23
Major Airlines 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 06:20 18:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Austin to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Austin 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 Austin to Chicago is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Austin to Chicago is $344.

Austin to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Austin to Chicago?
Answer: The average Austin to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 40 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Austin?
Answer: The distance from Austin to Chicago is 972 miles (1,564 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Austin to Chicago?
Answer: There are 53 direct flights from Austin to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Austin airlines for direct flights from Austin to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 37% of the non-stop flights between Austin and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Austin to Chicago?
Answer: Houston, TX

Airlines in Austin flying to Chicago Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 0:53 -05:00Number of routes searched: 275Number of itineraries searched: 507,169

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

Austin to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Frontier -
United -
American ATL
American BNA
American BWI
American CLT
Alaska SEA
Alaska SFO
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue JFK
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines MSP
Major Airlines JFK
Major Airlines SLC
Frontier DEN
United ATL
United DEN
United EWR
United FLL
Virgin America SFO

Austin to Chicago Airports

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