Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.

Cheap Flights from Cincinnati to Chicago, IL, United States - CVG to CHI Last modified: May 31, 2016 12:57 AM

Popular flights from Cincinnati to Chicago Last modified: May 31, 2016 12:57 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.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 13, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 $300
Jun 28, 2016 Jul 4, 2016 $300
Jun 29, 2016 Jul 6, 2016 $300
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 $300
Aug 2, 2016 Aug 11, 2016 $300
Public Charters
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 6, 2016 Jun 9, 2016 $554
Jun 6, 2016 Jun 10, 2016 $554
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 9, 2016 $554
Jun 27, 2016 Jun 29, 2016 $554
Jun 29, 2016 Jul 6, 2016 $554
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 1, 2016 Jul 4, 2016 $298

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Cincinnati to Chicago (CVG to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cincinnati to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $301.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Cincinnati to Chicago (CVG to CHI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Cincinnati to Chicago 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 Cincinnati to Chicago

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $477 $484
7-14 days $300 $307
14-21 days $303 $337
21-30 days $300 $302
30-60 days $298 $320
60-90 days $300 $307
90+ days $300 $307

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cincinnati to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$300 $300 $300 $303 $298 $303 $303

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Cincinnati to Chicago

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Cincinnati Chicago American 6/13/16 6/15/16 0 $300
July Cincinnati Chicago United 7/1/16 7/4/16 0 $298
August Cincinnati Chicago American 8/3/16 8/7/16 0 $300
September Cincinnati Chicago American 9/9/16 9/11/16 0 $300
October Cincinnati Chicago American 10/9/16 10/12/16 0 $300
November Cincinnati Chicago American 11/14/16 11/20/16 0 $300
March Cincinnati Chicago American 3/16/17 3/23/17 0 $300
April Cincinnati Chicago American 4/3/17 4/11/17 0 $300

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

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 Cincinnati to Chicago.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$581
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$581 $388
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$388 $349
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$349 $307
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$307 $298
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$298
TIPSave $72 by flying into Milwaukee instead of Chicago from Cincinnati

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Cincinnati to Chicago (CVG to CHI)

Your Cincinnati to Chicago 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 Cincinnati to Chicago is $315.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cincinnati to Chicago is $384.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Cincinnati to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 7 7 7 7 7 5 7 07:12 20:25
Delta 4 8 5 5 8 0 3 09:08 20:20
Public Charters 2 1 2 2 2 0 0 07:30 16:30
United 8 9 9 10 12 4 7 06:00 20:31

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Cincinnati to Chicago (CVG to CHI)

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 Cincinnati to Chicago. 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 Cincinnati to Chicago is $222.

The average price for round trip flights from Cincinnati to Chicago is $384.

Cincinnati to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Cincinnati to Chicago?
Answer: The average Cincinnati to Chicago flight time is an hour and 19 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Cincinnati and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Cincinnati to Chicago is 254 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Cincinnati to Chicago?
Answer: There are 129 direct flights from Cincinnati to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Cincinnati to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 39% of the non-stop flights between Cincinnati and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cincinnati to Chicago?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Cincinnati to Chicago (CVG to CHI) Number of flights searched: 74Last modified: May 31, 2016 12:57 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Cincinnati to Chicago 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 Cincinnati to Chicago.

Cincinnati to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American CLT X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Public Charters - X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Cincinnati - CVG

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cincinnati to Milwaukee American, United $278
Cincinnati to New York American, Spirit, United $230
Cincinnati to Atlanta American, Frontier $68

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Columbus to Chicago American, United $191
Louisville to Chicago American, United $143
Indianapolis to Chicago American, United $97
Dayton to Chicago American, United $97
Lexington to Chicago American, United $185
Evansville to Chicago American, United $291
Toledo to Chicago American $307
Ft Wayne to Chicago American, United $171
Charleston to Chicago United $418
Huntington to Chicago American $488
Indianapolis to Atlanta American, Frontier, United $88
Indianapolis to Milwaukee American, United $272
Columbus to Milwaukee American, United $364
Columbus to Atlanta American, United $204
Columbus to New York American, United $237
Louisville to Milwaukee American, United $365
Dayton to Milwaukee American, United $344
Dayton to Atlanta American, United $189
Louisville to Atlanta American $187
Indianapolis to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $249
Columbus to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Frontier, United $217
Dayton to Dallas - Ft Worth American, United $312
Lexington to Milwaukee American, United $332
Louisville to Dallas - Ft Worth American, United $351
Dayton to New York American $237
Indianapolis to Minneapolis - St Paul American, United $224
Indianapolis to Detroit United $204
Cheap Flights from Cincinnati to Chicago, IL, United States, from $298 Round trip from CVG to CHI