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Cheap Flights from Birmingham to Chicago, IL, United States - BHM to CHI Last modified: May 28, 2016 12:46 PM

Popular flights from Birmingham to Chicago Last modified: May 28, 2016 12:46 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.

United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $257
Aug 24, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 $257
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $257
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $257
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $257

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Birmingham to Chicago (BHM to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Birmingham to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $271.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Birmingham to Chicago (BHM to CHI)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $657 $539
7-14 days $373 $375
14-21 days $289 $296
21-30 days $289 $296
30-60 days $289 $296
60-90 days $257 $264
90+ days $257 $264

Cheapest Day To Fly from Birmingham to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$273 $257 $257 $265 $273 $280 $289

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Birmingham to Chicago

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Birmingham Chicago United 5/30/16 6/6/16 1 $539
June Birmingham Chicago United 6/18/16 6/22/16 0 $289
July Birmingham Chicago United 7/12/16 7/20/16 0 $289
August Birmingham Chicago United 8/23/16 8/31/16 0 $257
September Birmingham Chicago United 9/15/16 9/24/16 0 $257
October Birmingham Chicago United 10/12/16 10/25/16 0 $257
November Birmingham Chicago United 11/4/16 11/6/16 0 $289
December Birmingham Chicago United 12/26/16 1/2/17 0 $359

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$657
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$657 $437
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$437 $373
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$373 $426
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$426 $395
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$395

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Birmingham to Chicago (BHM to CHI)

Your Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Chicago is $280.

The average price for non-stop flights from Birmingham to Chicago is $273.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Birmingham to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 06:03 18:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Birmingham to Chicago (BHM 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Chicago is $142.

The average price for round trip flights from Birmingham to Chicago is $273.

Birmingham to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Birmingham to Chicago?
Answer: The average Birmingham to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 9 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Birmingham and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Birmingham to Chicago is 584 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Birmingham to Chicago?
Answer: There are 27 direct flights from Birmingham to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Birmingham to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Birmingham and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Birmingham to Chicago?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Birmingham to Chicago (BHM to CHI) Number of flights searched: 196Last modified: May 28, 2016 12:46 PM

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

Birmingham to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Delta ATL / MSP X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest MCO X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Birmingham 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
Atlanta to Chicago American, Spirit, United $99
Nashville to Chicago American, Frontier, United $77
Huntsville to Chicago American, United $361
Chattanooga to Chicago American, United $261
Montgomery to Chicago American $369
Dothan to ChicagoCheck Dates
Columbus to ChicagoCheck Dates
Columbus to ChicagoCheck Dates
Atlanta to New York American, JetBlue, Frontier, United $148
Atlanta to Milwaukee American, Frontier, United $93
Atlanta to Detroit American, Spirit, United $147
Atlanta to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $81
Atlanta to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $156
Atlanta to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Spirit, United $117
Atlanta to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $188
Atlanta to Denver American, Frontier, Spirit, United $148
Atlanta to Indianapolis American, Frontier, United $88
Atlanta to Miami American, Frontier $100
Atlanta to St Louis American, Alaska, Frontier, United $78
Atlanta to Grand Rapids American, United $175
Atlanta to Cleveland Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Atlanta to Orlando American, Frontier, Spirit $68
Atlanta to Washington American, United $147
Atlanta to Boston American, Spirit, United $191
Atlanta to South Bend American, United $342
Atlanta to Newark American, JetBlue, United $181
Atlanta to Baltimore American, Spirit, United $137
Atlanta to Madison American, United $222
Atlanta to Houston American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $99
Atlanta to Philadelphia American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $108
Cheap Flights from Birmingham to Chicago, IL, United States, from $257 Round trip from BHM to CHI