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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, AL, United States - CHI to BHM Last modified: May 30, 2016 6:55 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Birmingham Last modified: May 30, 2016 6:55 AM

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
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $274
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $257
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $257
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $257
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $257

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Birmingham, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $301.

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

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $657 $539
7-14 days $463 $481
14-21 days $373 $380
21-30 days $299 $306
30-60 days $289 $296
60-90 days $273 $281
90+ days $257 $265

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Birmingham

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$350 $289 $299 $299 $289 $304 $273

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

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 Chicago to Birmingham.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$657
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$657 $527
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$527 $373
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$373 $309
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$309 $342
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$342
TIPSave $375 by flying into Nashville instead of Birmingham from Chicago

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

Your Chicago to Birmingham 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 Chicago to Birmingham is $299.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Birmingham is $289.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Birmingham
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 4 5 5 5 4 3 5 06:57 20:53

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Birmingham (CHI to BHM)

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 Chicago to Birmingham. 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 Chicago to Birmingham is $129.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Birmingham is $296.

Chicago to Birmingham Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Birmingham?
Answer: The average Chicago to Birmingham flight time is an hour and 54 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Birmingham?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Birmingham is 584 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham?
Answer: There are 23 direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Birmingham?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Birmingham.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Birmingham?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Birmingham (CHI to BHM) Number of flights searched: 193Last modified: May 30, 2016 6:55 AM

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

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

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $137
Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $118
Chicago to Nashville American, Frontier, United $77
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $177
Chicago to Miami American, Alaska, Frontier, United $119
Chicago to Houston American, Spirit, United $154
Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, Frontier, United $98
Chicago to New Orleans American, Spirit, United $87
Chicago to Tampa American, Alaska, Spirit, United $157

Cheap Domestic Flights to Birmingham - BHM

Cheap Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, AL, United States, from $257 Round trip from CHI to BHM