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Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago, IL, United States - PHL to CHI Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:33 AM

Popular flights from Philadelphia to Chicago Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:33 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.

Frontier
PHLCHI
Sat 9/10
nonstop
CHIPHL
Sat 9/17
nonstop
$107
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Frontier
PHLCHI
Sat 9/10
nonstop
CHIPHL
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$107
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Frontier
PHLCHI
Sat 9/10
nonstop
CHIPHL
Wed 9/14
nonstop
$107
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Frontier
PHLCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPHL
Tue 9/27
nonstop
$107
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Frontier
PHLCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPHL
Sat 9/17
nonstop
$107
Select
American
PHLCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPHL
Tue 9/27
nonstop
$137
Select
American
PHLCHI
Tue 9/20
nonstop
CHIPHL
Tue 9/27
nonstop
$137
Select
American
PHLCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIPHL
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$137
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American
PHLCHI
Wed 10/19
nonstop
CHIPHL
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$137
Select
American
PHLCHI
Sat 12/3
nonstop
CHIPHL
Tue 12/6
nonstop
$137
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United
PHLCHI
Wed 10/19
nonstop
CHIPHL
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$137
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Philadelphia to Chicago (PHL to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Philadelphia to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $120.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Philadelphia to Chicago (PHL to CHI)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $117 $239
7-14 days $127 $225
14-21 days $107 $225
21-30 days $107 $225
30-60 days $107 $225
60-90 days $127 $227
90+ days $137 $228

Cheapest Day To Fly from Philadelphia to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$117 $107 $107 $137 $137 $107 $127

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Philadelphia to Chicago

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Philadelphia Chicago Frontier 8/29/16 9/2/16 0 $117
September Philadelphia Chicago Frontier 9/10/16 9/13/16 0 $107
October Philadelphia Chicago Frontier 10/1/16 10/4/16 0 $107
November Philadelphia Chicago American 11/29/16 12/11/16 0 $147
December Philadelphia Chicago American 12/3/16 12/6/16 0 $137
January Philadelphia Chicago United 1/26/17 1/31/17 0 $230
February Philadelphia Chicago United 2/2/17 2/5/17 0 $240
March Philadelphia Chicago United 3/5/17 3/13/17 0 $282

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$202
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$202 $107
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$107 $144
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$144 $107
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$107 $107
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$107

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago (PHL to CHI)

Your Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Chicago is $229.

The average price for non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Chicago is $127.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Philadelphia to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 9 9 9 9 9 7 9 06:05 20:30
Frontier 2 1 2 1 2 2 1 06:50 19:15
United 6 6 6 6 6 4 5 06:30 20:15

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $77
Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $77
Newark to Chicago American, JetBlue, Delta, United $116
Baltimore to Chicago American, Delta, Spirit, United $76
Hartford to Chicago American, Delta, United $298
Richmond to Chicago American, Delta, United $228
Westchester County to Chicago American, Delta, United $338
Harrisburg to Chicago American, Delta, United $254
Long Island MacArthur to Chicago American $308
Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton to Chicago American, Delta, United $268
Newburgh to ChicagoCheck Dates
Atlantic City to ChicagoCheck Dates
New Haven to Chicago American $281
Wilkes - Barre to Chicago American, Delta, United $277
Binghamton to Chicago American, Delta, United $241
Elmira - Corning to Chicago American, Delta $244
State College to Chicago American, Delta, United $309
Ithaca to Chicago American, Delta, United $244
Salisbury - Ocean City to Chicago American $221
Williamsport to Chicago American $265
New York to Atlanta American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $165
New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $198
New York to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, Delta, United, WestJet $174
New York to Detroit American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $139
New York to London American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Avianca, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Meridiana, Latam Airlines Brasil, Korean, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, El Al, Egyptair, China Eastern, Austrian, UIA, Qatar, TAROM, South African, Brussels, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $402
New York to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $183
New York to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $77
New York to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $108
New York to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Delta, Sun Country, United $227
New York to Miami American, Delta, Frontier, United $109

Airlines Flying from Philadelphia to Chicago (PHL to CHI) Number of flights searched: 199Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:33 AM

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

Philadelphia to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
JetBlue BOS X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United IAD X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest ATL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Philadelphia to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Philadelphia to Chicago?
Answer: The average Philadelphia to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 21 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Philadelphia and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Philadelphia to Chicago is 676 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Philadelphia to Chicago?
Answer: There are 111 direct flights from Philadelphia to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 54% of the non-stop flights between Philadelphia and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Philadelphia to Chicago?
Answer: Atlanta, GA
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