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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, AL, United States - CHI to BHM Last modified: Jun 24, 2016 6:53 PM

Popular flights from Chicago to Birmingham Last modified: Jun 24, 2016 6:53 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
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $271
Sep 3, 2016 Sep 10, 2016 $271
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 17, 2016 $271
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $271
Sep 15, 2016 Sep 17, 2016 $271
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $257
Sep 10, 2016 Sep 24, 2016 $257
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 17, 2016 $257
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $257
Sep 15, 2016 Sep 17, 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 $273.

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 $503 $511
7-14 days $457 $464
14-21 days $309 $316
21-30 days $299 $306
30-60 days $289 $296
60-90 days $257 $264
90+ days $257 $264

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
$289 $257 $289 $257 $273 $257 $289

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to Birmingham

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Chicago Birmingham United 6/29/16 7/19/16 0 $503
July Chicago Birmingham United 7/26/16 8/2/16 0 $289
August Chicago Birmingham United 8/25/16 8/30/16 0 $257
September Chicago Birmingham United 9/10/16 9/24/16 0 $257
October Chicago Birmingham United 10/5/16 10/10/16 0 $257
November Chicago Birmingham United 11/8/16 11/15/16 0 $289
December Chicago Birmingham United 12/20/16 1/5/17 0 $328
January Chicago Birmingham United 1/2/17 1/13/17 0 $348

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
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$637
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$637 $457
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$457 $309
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$309 $309
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$309 $300
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$300
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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 $267.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Birmingham is $257.

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 3 3 3 3 3 1 2 06:57 19:15

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 $132.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Birmingham is $264.

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 56 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 18 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: 190Last modified: Jun 24, 2016 6:53 PM

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 DCA X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Delta CVG / DTW X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest HOU 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, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $137
Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $132
Chicago to Nashville American, Frontier, United $77
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Chicago to Miami American, Alaska, Frontier, United $137
Chicago to Houston American, Spirit, United $174
Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, Frontier, United $117
Chicago to New Orleans American, Spirit, United $85
Chicago to Tampa American, Spirit, United $157

Cheap Domestic Flights to Birmingham - BHM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Birmingham American, United $266
Milwaukee to Birmingham American, United $334
Grand Rapids to Birmingham American, United $352
Moline to Birmingham American, United Check Dates
Lansing to Birmingham American, United $417
Bloomington - Normal to Birmingham American $756
South Bend to Birmingham American, United $389
Appleton to Birmingham United $598
Green Bay to Birmingham American, United $495
Kalamazoo to Birmingham American, United $336
Madison to Birmingham American, United $512
Peoria to Birmingham American, United $399
Toledo to Birmingham American $558
Ft Wayne to Birmingham American, United $425
Springfield to Birmingham American, United $430
Champaign to Birmingham American $596
Indianapolis to Atlanta American, Frontier, United $87
Milwaukee to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $107
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, AL, United States, from $257 Round trip from CHI to BHM