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Cheap Flights from Baltimore to Chicago, IL, United States - BWI to CHI Last modified: May 27, 2016 12:53 PM

Popular flights from Baltimore to Chicago Last modified: May 27, 2016 12:53 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 8, 2016 $174
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 8, 2016 $174
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 6, 2016 Jun 7, 2016 $117
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 20, 2016 Aug 2, 2016 $106

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Baltimore to Chicago (BWI to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Baltimore to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $129.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Baltimore to Chicago (BWI to CHI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Baltimore 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 Baltimore to Chicago

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $137 $294
7-14 days $117 $174
14-21 days $157 $305
21-30 days $157 $290
30-60 days $106 $238
60-90 days $107 $210
90+ days $200 $210

Cheapest Day To Fly from Baltimore to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$117 $107 $106 $107 $177 $137 $147

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Baltimore to Chicago

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Baltimore Chicago Spirit 5/28/16 6/1/16 0 $267
June Baltimore Chicago Spirit 6/6/16 6/7/16 0 $117
July Baltimore Chicago United 7/20/16 8/2/16 0 $106
August Baltimore Chicago United 8/9/16 8/13/16 0 $107
September Baltimore Chicago United 9/10/16 9/10/16 0 $200
October Baltimore Chicago American 10/20/16 10/22/16 0 $208
November Baltimore Chicago Spirit 11/4/16 11/6/16 0 $257
December Baltimore Chicago Spirit 12/9/16 12/11/16 0 $257

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$137
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$137 $177
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$177 $157
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$157 $162
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$162 $192
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$192

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Baltimore to Chicago (BWI to CHI)

Your Baltimore 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 Baltimore to Chicago is $210.

The average price for non-stop flights from Baltimore to Chicago is $152.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Baltimore to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 07:52 20:05
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:20 20:48
United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:35 17:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Baltimore to Chicago (BWI 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 Baltimore 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 Baltimore to Chicago is $70.

The average price for round trip flights from Baltimore to Chicago is $152.

Baltimore to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Baltimore to Chicago?
Answer: The average Baltimore to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 12 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Baltimore and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Baltimore to Chicago is 619 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Baltimore to Chicago?
Answer: There are 69 direct flights from Baltimore to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Baltimore to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 49% of the non-stop flights between Baltimore and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Baltimore to Chicago?
Answer: Detroit, MI

Airlines Flying from Baltimore to Chicago (BWI to CHI) Number of flights searched: 231Last modified: May 27, 2016 12:53 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Baltimore 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 Baltimore to Chicago.

Baltimore to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American CLT X X X X X X X
JetBlue BOS X X X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United EWR X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest PIT X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $98
Philadelphia to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $108
Newark to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $172
Pittsburgh to Chicago American, Frontier, United $88
Richmond to Chicago American, United $257
Norfolk to Chicago American, United $253
Harrisburg to Chicago American, United $228
Charlottesville to Chicago American, United $313
Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton to Chicago American, United $165
Atlantic City to ChicagoCheck Dates
Wilkes - Barre to Chicago American, United $375
Newport News to Chicago American $271
State College to Chicago American, United $245
Lynchburg to Chicago American $359
Salisbury - Ocean City to Chicago American $379
Williamsport to Chicago American Check Dates
Morgantown to ChicagoCheck Dates
Staunton to ChicagoCheck Dates
New York to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $147
New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $297
New York to Detroit American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $143
New York to Milwaukee American, Alaska, United $155
New York to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United, Virgin America $139
New York to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $142
New York to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Sun Country, United $272
New York to Miami American, Frontier, United $135
New York to Indianapolis American, Alaska, United $143

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $173
New York to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Kuwait, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, City Jet $632
Cheap Flights from Baltimore to Chicago, IL, United States, from $106 Round trip from BWI to CHI