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Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago, United States Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:21 AM

Ft Lauderdale to Chicago Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:21 AM

We've scanned 21,800,526,162 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Ft Lauderdale to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
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Wed 10/12
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Tue 10/18
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$157
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American
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Tue 11/1
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CHIFLL
Tue 11/15
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$157
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American
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Wed 11/2
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Tue 11/8
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$157
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American
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Wed 11/2
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Wed 11/9
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$157
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United
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Tue 11/1
nonstop
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Tue 11/15
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$157
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United
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Tue 11/1
nonstop
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Wed 11/16
nonstop
$157
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United
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Wed 11/9
nonstop
CHIFLL
Wed 11/16
nonstop
$157
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Spirit
FLLCHI
Tue 10/4
nonstop
CHIFLL
Wed 10/5
nonstop
$167
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Spirit
FLLCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIFLL
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$167
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Spirit
FLLCHI
Wed 10/12
nonstop
CHIFLL
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$167
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Spirit
FLLCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIFLL
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$167
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Spirit
FLLCHI
Wed 10/19
nonstop
CHIFLL
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$167
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JetBlue
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Thu 1/12
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CHIFLL
Sun 1/15
nonstop
$197
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JetBlue
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Thu 1/12
nonstop
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Mon 1/16
nonstop
$197
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JetBlue
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Thu 1/12
nonstop
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Tue 1/17
nonstop
$197
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JetBlue
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Fri 1/13
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Mon 1/16
nonstop
$197
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JetBlue
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Sat 1/21
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Tue 1/24
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How Much is a Flight from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $174.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?

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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago 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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $182 $192
7-14 days $167 $192
14-21 days $157 $189
21-30 days $167 $206
30-60 days $157 $186
60-90 days $197 $204
90+ days $197 $204

Cheapest Day To Fly from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago

We've examined 21,808,054,587 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$187 $157 $157 $177 $182 $177 $180

Compare Flight Prices from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago 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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Ft Lauderdale Chicago Spirit 9/30/16 10/4/16 0 $182
October Ft Lauderdale Chicago American 10/12/16 10/18/16 0 $157
November Ft Lauderdale Chicago American 11/1/16 11/15/16 0 $157
December Ft Lauderdale Chicago American 12/1/16 12/6/16 0 $197
January Ft Lauderdale Chicago American 1/12/17 1/15/17 0 $197
February Ft Lauderdale Chicago American 2/1/17 2/8/17 0 $197
March Ft Lauderdale Chicago JetBlue 3/2/17 3/6/17 0 $197
April Ft Lauderdale Chicago American 4/14/17 4/16/17 0 $197

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago

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

Next 30 Days

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25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$177
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$177 $187
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$187 $187
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$187 $187
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$187 $187
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$187

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago

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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is $232.

The average price for direct flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is $160.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 08:45 17:09
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:39 21:49
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:29 12:29
Southwest 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 09:55 17:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago

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 Ft Lauderdale 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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is $147.

The average price for round trip flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is $200.

Ft Lauderdale to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?
Answer: The average Ft Lauderdale to Chicago flight time is 3 hours and 14 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Ft Lauderdale?
Answer: The distance from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is 1,168 miles (1,879 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?
Answer: There are 47 direct flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Ft Lauderdale airlines for direct flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?
Answer: Southwest Airlines provides 31% of the non-stop flights between Ft Lauderdale and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?
Answer: Charlotte, NC

Airlines in Ft Lauderdale flying to Chicago Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:22 AMNumber of routes searched: 401Number of itineraries searched: 1,147,625

Wondering which airlines fly out of Ft Lauderdale to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Ft Lauderdale airlines with flights to Chicago. 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.

Ft Lauderdale to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American CLT
American PHL
American DFW
American DCA
United IAD
Alaska SEA
JetBlue SJU
Virgin America SFO
Delta SLC
United EYW
United PNS

Ft Lauderdale to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Ft Lauderdale and Chicago. 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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