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Flights from Madison to Chicago, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:08 AM

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Madison to Chicago Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:08 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Madison to Chicago. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Madison to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Fri 10/21
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Sun 10/30
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Wed 10/26
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Wed 11/2
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$329
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American
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Fri 10/28
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Sun 10/30
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$329
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American
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Thu 12/22
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Wed 12/28
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$329
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United
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Fri 10/21
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Sun 10/30
nonstop
$329
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United
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Wed 10/26
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Wed 11/2
nonstop
$329
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United
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Fri 10/28
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Sun 10/30
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$329
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How Much is a Flight from Madison to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Madison to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $482.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Madison 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 Madison 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 Madison to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $634 $820
7-14 days $634 $644
14-21 days $634 $644
21-30 days $329 $0
30-60 days $329 $587
60-90 days $329 $0
90+ days $329 $533

Cheapest Day To Fly from Madison to Chicago

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Madison to Chicago is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$634 $634 $329 $329 $329 $634

Compare Flight Prices from Madison 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 Madison to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Madison Chicago American 9/30/16 10/2/16 0 $783
October Madison Chicago American 10/21/16 10/30/16 0 $329
November Madison Chicago American 11/23/16 11/27/16 0 $389
December Madison Chicago American 12/22/16 12/28/16 0 $329
January Madison Chicago United 1/29/17 2/5/17 0 $329
April Madison Chicago American 4/19/17 4/19/17 0 $633
June Madison Chicago American 6/14/17 6/30/17 0 $359

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Madison to Chicago

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$783
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$783
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16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$329
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$329

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Madison 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 Madison to Chicago is not available.

The average price for direct flights from Madison to Chicago is $329.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Madison to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 06:35 18:15
United 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 05:50 19:08

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Madison 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 Madison 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 Madison to Chicago is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Madison to Chicago is $329.

Madison to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Madison to Chicago?
Answer: The average Madison to Chicago flight time is 57 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Madison?
Answer: The distance from Madison to Chicago is 108 miles (173 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Madison to Chicago?
Answer: There are 82 direct flights from Madison to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Madison airlines for direct flights from Madison to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 58% of the non-stop flights between Madison and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Madison to Chicago?
Answer: Newark, NJ

Airlines in Madison flying to Chicago Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:09 AMNumber of routes searched: 24Number of itineraries searched: 6,051

Wondering which airlines fly out of Madison to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Madison 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.

Madison to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American CLT
United DEN
American DFW
United EWR
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta MSP

Madison to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Madison 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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Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Rochester to Chicago American, Delta $218
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago American, United $97
Flights from Eau Claire to Chicago United $186
Flights from Green Bay to Chicago American $301
Flights from Milwaukee to Chicago American $213
Flights from La Crosse to Chicago American $263
Flights from Moline to Chicago American, United $297
Flights from Peoria to Chicago American, United $297
Flights from Waterloo to Chicago American $289
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago American, United $292
Flights from Appleton to ChicagoCheck Dates
Flights from Dubuque to Chicago American $329
Flights from South Bend to ChicagoCheck Dates
Flights from Wausau to ChicagoCheck Dates
Flights from Rhinelander to Chicago Delta Check Dates
Flights from Bloomington - Normal to Chicago American $289
Flights from Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $99
Flights from Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Spirit $80
Flights from Chicago to Detroit American, Delta $177
Flights from Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $110
Flights from Chicago to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit, United $80
Flights from Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $80
Flights from Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $87
Flights from Chicago to Denver American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $49
Flights from Chicago to Houston American, Delta, Spirit, United $71
Flights from Chicago to Miami American, Delta, Frontier, United $77
Flights from Chicago to Boston American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $80

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

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