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Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:58 AM

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Chicago to Birmingham Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:58 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Birmingham. United frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Birmingham flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
CHIBHM
Sat 11/19
1 stop
BHMCHI
Tue 11/29
1 stop
$230
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Birmingham?

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 $265.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Birmingham?

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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 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 Chicago to Birmingham?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $623 $630
7-14 days $459 $412
14-21 days $369 $249
21-30 days $295 $248
30-60 days $259 $230
60-90 days $295 $258
90+ days $295 $268

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Birmingham

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Birmingham is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$295 $248 $248 $268 $269 $230 $295

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Birmingham by Month

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 Chicago to Birmingham flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Birmingham United 9/29/16 10/1/16 2 $635
October Chicago Birmingham United 10/18/16 10/22/16 1 $248
November Chicago Birmingham United 11/19/16 11/29/16 1 $230
December Chicago Birmingham United 12/9/16 12/11/16 1 $269
February Chicago Birmingham United 2/3/17 2/12/17 1 $268
March Chicago Birmingham United 3/1/17 3/3/17 0 $295
May Chicago Birmingham United 5/25/17 5/28/17 0 $355
July Chicago Birmingham United 7/26/17 7/28/17 1 $342

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Birmingham

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$646
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$646 $412
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$412 $249
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$249 $517
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$517 $269
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$269

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Birmingham

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 Chicago to Birmingham is $248.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham is $277.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Birmingham - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 06:59 19:10
Southwest 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 09:30 20:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Birmingham

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Birmingham is $248.

Chicago to Birmingham Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Birmingham?
Answer: The average Chicago to Birmingham flight time is an hour and 49 minutes.
Question: How far is Birmingham from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Birmingham is 571 miles (918 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham?
Answer: There are 40 direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham?
Answer: United Airlines provides 65% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Birmingham.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Birmingham?
Answer: Charlotte, NC

Airlines in Chicago flying to Birmingham Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:58 AMNumber of routes searched: 135Number of itineraries searched: 87,242

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

Chicago to Birmingham
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American CLT
United -
American DFW
American PHL
American DCA
American MIA
Delta ATL
United IAH
Delta DTW
United DEN

Chicago to Birmingham Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Birmingham. 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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