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Cheap Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago, IL, United States - FLL to CHI

Popular flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago

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
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 $119
Jul 18, 2016 Jul 25, 2016 $119
Jul 19, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 $119
Jul 19, 2016 Aug 2, 2016 $119
Jul 20, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 $119
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 21, 2016 $221
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 21, 2016 $127
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 4, 2016 Jul 7, 2016 $119
Jul 4, 2016 Jul 7, 2016 $119
Jul 4, 2016 Jul 11, 2016 $119
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 18, 2016 $119
Jul 26, 2016 Aug 10, 2016 $119

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago (FLL to CHI)?

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 $143.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago (FLL to CHI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $157 $171
7-14 days $147 $194
14-21 days $147 $210
21-30 days $147 $211
30-60 days $119 $184
60-90 days $119 $162
90+ days $119 $162

Cheapest Day To Fly from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$119 $119 $119 $147 $151 $167 $175

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Ft Lauderdale Chicago Spirit 5/12/16 5/17/16 0 $147
June Ft Lauderdale Chicago Spirit 6/7/16 6/21/16 0 $127
July Ft Lauderdale Chicago American 7/13/16 7/26/16 0 $119
August Ft Lauderdale Chicago American 8/2/16 8/8/16 0 $119
September Ft Lauderdale Chicago Spirit 9/1/16 9/4/16 0 $147
October Ft Lauderdale Chicago Spirit 10/28/16 11/3/16 0 $146
November Ft Lauderdale Chicago Spirit 11/1/16 11/8/16 0 $147
December Ft Lauderdale Chicago Spirit 12/1/16 12/4/16 0 $147

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Ft Lauderdale 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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$147
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$147 $147
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$147 $197
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$197 $147
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$147 $182
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$182

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago (FLL to CHI)

Your Ft Lauderdale 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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is $225.

The average price for non-stop flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is $128.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:00 16:54
Spirit 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:39 21:42
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:50 15:50

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago (FLL 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 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 $88.

The average price for round trip flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is $169.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Orlando to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $136
Tampa to Chicago American, Alaska, Spirit, United $142
Miami to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $108
West Palm Beach to Chicago American, Spirit, United $253
Ft Myers to Chicago American, Spirit, United $177
Sarasota - Bradenton to Chicago American, United $398
Nassau to Chicago Silver, American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Bahamasair $315
Melbourne to Chicago American $230
Key West to Chicago American, JetBlue, United $282
Freeport to Chicago Silver, American, JetBlue, United, Bahamasair Check Dates
Marsh Harbour to Chicago Silver, American, United, Bahamasair Check Dates
Miami to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $136
Ft Lauderdale to Atlanta American, Alaska, Spirit, United $80
Orlando to Milwaukee American, Frontier, United $108
Miami to Atlanta American, Frontier $77
Orlando to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Allegiant, United $127
Tampa to Milwaukee American, Alaska, United $275
Tampa to Atlanta American, Alaska, Spirit, United $96
Orlando to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $80
Miami to Milwaukee American, United $315
Orlando to Detroit American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $108
Ft Lauderdale to Milwaukee American, Alaska, United $275
Orlando to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Tampa to New York American, JetBlue, United $195
Orlando to Indianapolis American, JetBlue, Frontier, United $88
Ft Lauderdale to New York American, JetBlue, Spirit, United, Virgin America $90
Miami to Detroit American, United $137
Tampa to Detroit American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $156
Tampa to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Spirit, United $127
Orlando to South Bend American, United $273

Airlines Flying from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago (FLL to CHI)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Ft Lauderdale 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 Ft Lauderdale to Chicago.

Ft Lauderdale 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
JetBlue JFK X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
Spirit BWI X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United EWR X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest IND X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Ft Lauderdale to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?
Answer: The average Ft Lauderdale to Chicago flight time is 3 hours and 21 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Ft Lauderdale and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago is 1182 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?
Answer: There are 42 direct flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Ft Lauderdale to Chicago?
Answer: Spirit Airlines provides 50% 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: Atlanta, GA
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