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

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Chicago to Louisville 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 Louisville. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Louisville flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
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Sat 10/29
nonstop
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Sat 11/5
nonstop
$143
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United
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Wed 10/12
nonstop
SDFCHI
Sat 10/15
nonstop
$143
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United
CHISDF
Tue 10/25
nonstop
SDFCHI
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$143
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United
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Sat 10/29
nonstop
SDFCHI
Sat 11/5
nonstop
$143
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United
CHISDF
Thu 11/3
nonstop
SDFCHI
Sat 11/5
nonstop
$143
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United
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Tue 11/15
nonstop
SDFCHI
Thu 11/17
nonstop
$143
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Louisville?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Louisville, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $148.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Louisville?

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 Louisville 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 Louisville?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $389 $396
7-14 days $143 $150
14-21 days $179 $186
21-30 days $143 $150
30-60 days $143 $150
60-90 days $153 $186
90+ days $143 $170

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Louisville

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 Louisville is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$153 $143 $143 $143 $153 $143 $153

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Louisville 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 Louisville flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Louisville United 9/29/16 10/6/16 0 $413
October Chicago Louisville American 10/29/16 11/5/16 0 $143
November Chicago Louisville United 11/3/16 11/5/16 0 $143
December Chicago Louisville United 12/11/16 12/14/16 0 $153
January Chicago Louisville American 1/27/17 1/29/17 0 $163
February Chicago Louisville American 2/18/17 2/25/17 0 $143
March Chicago Louisville American 3/24/17 3/26/17 0 $215
April Chicago Louisville American 4/22/17 4/25/17 0 $225

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Louisville

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Louisville. 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
$389
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$389 $237
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$237 $153
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$153 $153
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$153 $153
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$153

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Louisville

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 Louisville is $168.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Louisville is $143.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Louisville - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 08:20 18:40
United 7 7 6 6 6 5 6 07:09 21:00
Southwest 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 07:10 21:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Louisville

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 Louisville. 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 Louisville is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Louisville is $143.

Chicago to Louisville Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Louisville?
Answer: The average Chicago to Louisville flight time is an hour and 16 minutes.
Question: How far is Louisville from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Louisville is 271 miles (436 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Louisville?
Answer: There are 94 direct flights from Chicago to Louisville.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Louisville?
Answer: United Airlines provides 43% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Louisville.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Louisville?
Answer: Charlotte, NC

Airlines in Chicago flying to Louisville Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:00 AMNumber of routes searched: 79Number of itineraries searched: 72,788

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Louisville? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Louisville. 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 Louisville
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American CLT
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
American DCA
Delta MSP
American LGA
United IAD
American DFW
United DEN
United IAH
United EWR
United RIC

Chicago to Louisville Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Louisville. 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 New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $99
Flights from Chicago to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit, United $86
Flights from Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Flights from Chicago to Nashville American, Delta, Frontier $97
Flights from Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $87
Flights from Chicago to Cincinnati American, Delta, Public Charters $155
Flights from Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $110
Flights from Chicago to Detroit American, Delta $177
Flights from Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Spirit $79
Flights from Chicago to Indianapolis American $97

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $215
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