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Flights from New Orleans to Chicago, United States

New Orleans to Chicago Last modified: Mar 26, 2017 2:04 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,540,705,985 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. Spirit & American frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Spirit
MSYCHI
Wed 4/19
nonstop
CHIMSY
Mon 4/24
nonstop
$123
American
MSYCHI
Wed 4/19
nonstop
CHIMSY
Mon 4/24
nonstop
$173
United
MSYCHI
Wed 4/19
nonstop
CHIMSY
Mon 4/24
nonstop
$173

How Much is a Flight from New Orleans to Chicago? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from New Orleans to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $158.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from New Orleans 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from New Orleans 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 New Orleans to Chicago? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $286 $293
7-14 days $186 $260
14-21 days $173 $260
21-30 days $123 $249
30-60 days $123 $246
60-90 days $163 $250
90+ days $199 $276

Cheapest Day To Fly from New Orleans to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 29,553,848,047 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from New Orleans to Chicago is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$216$143$123$123$143$123$233

Compare Flight Prices from New Orleans to Chicago by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 New Orleans to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March New Orleans Chicago United 3/29/17 4/1/17 0 $286
April New Orleans Chicago Spirit 4/19/17 4/24/17 0 $123
May New Orleans Chicago Spirit 5/10/17 5/17/17 0 $123
June New Orleans Chicago Spirit 6/1/17 6/4/17 0 $163
July New Orleans Chicago American 7/1/17 7/4/17 0 $199
August New Orleans Chicago Spirit 8/1/17 8/6/17 0 $303
September New Orleans Chicago Spirit 9/8/17 9/10/17 0 $301
October New Orleans Chicago Spirit 10/5/17 10/7/17 0 $301

Cheap Last Minute Flights from New Orleans to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$294
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$294 $186
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$186 $173
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$173 $123
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$123 $123
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
$123

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from New Orleans to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 New Orleans to Chicago is $305.

The average price for direct flights from New Orleans to Chicago is $260.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from New Orleans to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:15 15:03
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16:56 16:56
United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:08 17:20
Major Airlines 6 6 6 6 6 3 3 06:30 19:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from New Orleans to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 New Orleans 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 New Orleans to Chicago is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from New Orleans to Chicago is $257.

New Orleans to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from New Orleans to Chicago?
Answer: The average New Orleans to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 27 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from New Orleans?
Answer: The distance from New Orleans to Chicago is 826 miles (1,329 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from New Orleans to Chicago?
Answer: There are 63 direct flights from New Orleans to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular New Orleans airlines for direct flights from New Orleans to Chicago?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 33% of the non-stop flights between New Orleans and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from New Orleans to Chicago?
Answer: Houston, TX

Airlines in New Orleans flying to Chicago Last modified: Mar 26, 2017 2:04 -04:00Number of routes searched: 265Number of itineraries searched: 575,470

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

New Orleans to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Spirit -
United -
American ATL
American BNA
American BOS
American CLE
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue JFK
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines MSP
Major Airlines JFK
Spirit BWI
Spirit DFW
Spirit IAH
Spirit LAS
United ATL
United BOS
United BWI
United DEN
Virgin America SFO

New Orleans to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in New Orleans 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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