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Cheap Flights from Chicago to New York, NY, United States - CHI to NYC Last modified: May 28, 2016 12:53 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to New York Last modified: May 28, 2016 12:53 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.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 18, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $1,028
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 11, 2016 Jul 13, 2016 $147
Aug 16, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $147
Aug 17, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 $147
Aug 17, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $147
Aug 17, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $147
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 11, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $147
Aug 18, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 $147
Aug 18, 2016 Aug 22, 2016 $147
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 $147
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 $147
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 $81
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 $81
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 $81
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 10, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 $157

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to New York (CHI to NYC)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to New York, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $127.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to New York (CHI to NYC)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to New York 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 New York

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $157 $189
7-14 days $152 $165
14-21 days $157 $193
21-30 days $157 $193
30-60 days $147 $155
60-90 days $81 $155
90+ days $147 $154

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to New York

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$147 $81 $81 $134 $152 $134 $155

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to New York

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Chicago New York Spirit 5/30/16 6/10/16 0 $228
June Chicago New York JetBlue 6/10/16 6/14/16 0 $152
July Chicago New York American 7/11/16 7/13/16 0 $147
August Chicago New York Spirit 8/23/16 8/23/16 0 $81
September Chicago New York American 9/8/16 9/12/16 0 $147
October Chicago New York American 10/1/16 10/3/16 0 $147
November Chicago New York American 11/3/16 11/7/16 0 $147
December Chicago New York American 12/1/16 12/6/16 0 $147

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

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 New York.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$185
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$185 $152
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$152 $157
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$157 $162
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$162 $192
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$192
TIPSave $30 by flying into Boston instead of New York from Chicago

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to New York (CHI to NYC)

Your Chicago to New York 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 New York is $488.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to New York is $135.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to New York
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 17 17 17 17 17 12 17 06:25 20:35
JetBlue 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 06:00 20:25
Delta 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 06:00 18:55
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 05:51 17:53
United 15 15 14 14 14 8 13 06:00 20:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to New York (CHI to NYC)

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 New York. 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 New York is $164.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to New York is $386.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Milwaukee to New York American, Alaska, United $147
Indianapolis to New York American, Alaska, United $143
Madison to New York American, Alaska, United $187
Chicago to Newark American, JetBlue, United $177
Grand Rapids to New York American, United $204
Kalamazoo to New York American, United $352
Toledo to New York American $352
Lansing to New York American, United $266
South Bend to New York United $248
Appleton to New York United $372
Ft Wayne to New York American, Alaska, United $283
Green Bay to New York American, Alaska, United $368
Bloomington - Normal to New York American $250
Moline to New York American, Alaska, United $234
Peoria to New York American, United $234
Champaign to New York American $372
Dubuque to New York American $372
Springfield to New York American, United $268
Indianapolis to Newark American, United $143
Milwaukee to Newark American, United $147
Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, Frontier, United $98
Grand Rapids to Newark American, United $228
Madison to Newark American, United $187
Chicago to Boston American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Philadelphia American, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Bloomington - Normal to Newark American $315
Moline to Newark American, United $275
Peoria to Newark American, United $275
Ft Wayne to Newark American, United $283
Toledo to Newark American $417

Airlines Flying from Chicago to New York (CHI to NYC) Number of flights searched: 279Last modified: May 28, 2016 12:53 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to New York 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 New York.

Chicago to New York
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American PIT X X X X X X X
JetBlue - X X X X X X X
JetBlue BOS X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta CVG X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United IAD X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest ATL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Chicago to New York Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to New York?
Answer: The average Chicago to New York flight time is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and New York?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to New York is 731 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to New York?
Answer: There are 288 direct flights from Chicago to New York.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to New York?
Answer: American Airlines provides 39% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and New York.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to New York?
Answer: Detroit, MI
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