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Flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh, United States Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:10 -04:00

Chicago to Pittsburgh Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:10 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Pittsburgh flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
CHIPIT
Tue 10/11
nonstop
PITCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$67
Select
American
CHIPIT
Tue 11/1
nonstop
PITCHI
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$83
Select

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Pittsburgh?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Pittsburgh, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $113.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh?

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 Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $87 $336
7-14 days $67 $198
14-21 days $77 $152
21-30 days $77 $140
30-60 days $83 $122
60-90 days $165 $172
90+ days $147 $154

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Pittsburgh

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Pittsburgh is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$165 $67 $113 $87 $133 $145 $77

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Pittsburgh American 9/30/16 10/1/16 0 $577
October Chicago Pittsburgh Frontier 10/11/16 10/18/16 0 $67
November Chicago Pittsburgh American 11/1/16 11/8/16 0 $83
December Chicago Pittsburgh American 12/6/16 12/12/16 0 $165
January Chicago Pittsburgh American 1/3/17 1/10/17 1 $159
February Chicago Pittsburgh American 2/4/17 2/11/17 0 $147
March Chicago Pittsburgh American 3/2/17 3/7/17 0 $183
April Chicago Pittsburgh American 4/12/17 4/14/17 0 $266

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Pittsburgh. 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
$87
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$87 $87
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$87 $87
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$87 $163
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$163 $133
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$133

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh

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 Pittsburgh is $241.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh is $248.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 08:50 21:35
Frontier 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 11:35 11:35
United 6 6 6 6 6 4 5 07:30 21:15
Southwest 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 06:20 21:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh

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 Pittsburgh. 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 Pittsburgh is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh is $225.

Chicago to Pittsburgh Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Pittsburgh?
Answer: The average Chicago to Pittsburgh flight time is an hour and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is Pittsburgh from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Pittsburgh is 401 miles (645 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh?
Answer: There are 115 direct flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Pittsburgh?
Answer: American Airlines provides 34% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Pittsburgh.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Pittsburgh?
Answer: New York, NY

Airlines in Chicago flying to Pittsburgh Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:10 -04:00Number of routes searched: 209Number of itineraries searched: 382,566

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

Chicago to Pittsburgh Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Pittsburgh. 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 $107
Flights from Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $87
Flights from Chicago to Detroit American, Delta $168
Flights from Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Flights from Chicago to Cleveland American, Delta, United $207
Flights from Chicago to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit, United $80
Flights from Chicago to Baltimore American, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Chicago to Boston American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Chicago to Newark American, Delta, United $137
Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $116
Flights from Chicago to Philadelphia American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit $97

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $214
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