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Flights from Chicago to Denver, United States Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:00 AM

Chicago to Denver Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:00 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Denver. American & Frontier frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Denver flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
CHIDEN
Wed 11/2
nonstop
DENCHI
Tue 11/15
nonstop
$87
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Frontier
CHIDEN
Wed 10/5
nonstop
DENCHI
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$97
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Frontier
CHIDEN
Tue 10/11
nonstop
DENCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$97
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Frontier
CHIDEN
Wed 10/12
nonstop
DENCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$97
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Frontier
CHIDEN
Wed 10/12
nonstop
DENCHI
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$97
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Frontier
CHIDEN
Tue 10/18
nonstop
DENCHI
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$97
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Spirit
CHIDEN
Wed 10/5
nonstop
DENCHI
Wed 10/12
nonstop
$97
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Spirit
CHIDEN
Wed 10/5
nonstop
DENCHI
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$97
Select
Spirit
CHIDEN
Tue 10/11
nonstop
DENCHI
Wed 10/12
nonstop
$97
Select
Spirit
CHIDEN
Tue 10/11
nonstop
DENCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$97
Select
Spirit
CHIDEN
Wed 10/12
nonstop
DENCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$97
Select
United
CHIDEN
Wed 10/19
nonstop
DENCHI
Mon 10/24
nonstop
$107
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United
CHIDEN
Wed 10/19
nonstop
DENCHI
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$107
Select
United
CHIDEN
Wed 10/19
nonstop
DENCHI
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$107
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United
CHIDEN
Sat 10/22
nonstop
DENCHI
Mon 10/24
nonstop
$107
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United
CHIDEN
Sat 10/22
nonstop
DENCHI
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$107
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Denver?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Denver, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $102.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Denver?

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 Denver 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 Denver?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $97 $198
7-14 days $97 $160
14-21 days $97 $160
21-30 days $97 $139
30-60 days $87 $139
60-90 days $97 $139
90+ days $107 $183

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Denver

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Denver is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$102 $97 $87 $107 $107 $102 $107

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Denver 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 Denver flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Denver American 9/29/16 10/5/16 0 $227
October Chicago Denver Frontier 10/5/16 10/19/16 0 $97
November Chicago Denver American 11/2/16 11/15/16 0 $87
December Chicago Denver Frontier 12/6/16 12/7/16 0 $97
January Chicago Denver Frontier 1/9/17 1/10/17 0 $107
February Chicago Denver Frontier 2/1/17 2/2/17 0 $107
March Chicago Denver American 3/1/17 3/7/17 0 $175
April Chicago Denver Spirit 4/29/17 5/6/17 0 $117

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Denver

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$225
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$225 $102
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$102 $102
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$102 $102
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$102 $102
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$102

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Denver

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 Denver is $172.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Denver is $102.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Denver - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 3 5 07:20 17:20
Frontier 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 12:20 23:55
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:20 12:20
United 12 12 12 12 12 10 11 05:30 22:40
Southwest 9 9 9 9 9 7 9 06:10 21:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Denver

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 Denver. 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 Denver is $72.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Denver is $102.

Chicago to Denver Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Denver?
Answer: The average Chicago to Denver flight time is 2 hours and 37 minutes.
Question: How far is Denver from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Denver is 885 miles (1,424 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Denver?
Answer: There are 195 direct flights from Chicago to Denver.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Denver?
Answer: United Airlines provides 40% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Denver.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Denver?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Chicago flying to Denver Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:00 AMNumber of routes searched: 279Number of itineraries searched: 1,753,980

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Denver? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Denver. 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 Denver
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American DFW
American PHX
American LAX
Delta MSP
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
United OMA
United CLE
American CLT
United MCI
United IAH
JetBlue BOS
United IND

Chicago to Denver Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Denver. 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $99
Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $110
Flights from Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Chicago to Phoenix American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $116
Flights from Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Flights from Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Spirit $79
Flights from Chicago to Colorado Springs Delta, United $354
Flights from Chicago to Seattle American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from Chicago to Houston American, Delta, Spirit, United $76
Flights from Chicago to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit, United $86
Flights from Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $87
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Denver