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Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago, IL, United States - PIT to CHI Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 1:32 AM

Popular flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 1:32 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
PITCHI
Tue 7/12
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 7/19
nonstop
$67
Select
Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 7/19
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 7/26
nonstop
$67
Select
Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 7/26
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 8/2
nonstop
$67
Select
Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 8/30
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/6
nonstop
$67
Select
Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$67
Select
American
PITCHI
Tue 7/12
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 7/19
nonstop
$82
Select
United
PITCHI
Tue 8/16
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 8/23
nonstop
$102
Select
Alaska
PITCHI
Mon 9/12
2 stops
CHIPIT
Mon 9/19
2 stops
$3,044
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Pittsburgh to Chicago (PIT to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Pittsburgh to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $124.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Pittsburgh to Chicago (PIT to CHI)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $127 $201
7-14 days $67 $225
14-21 days $67 $185
21-30 days $67 $105
30-60 days $68 $94
60-90 days $67 $162
90+ days $67 $94

Cheapest Day To Fly from Pittsburgh to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$162 $67 $149 $110 $166 $94 $117

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Pittsburgh to Chicago

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Pittsburgh Chicago Frontier 6/30/16 7/3/16 0 $168
July Pittsburgh Chicago Frontier 7/12/16 7/19/16 0 $67
August Pittsburgh Chicago Frontier 8/30/16 9/6/16 0 $67
September Pittsburgh Chicago Frontier 9/1/16 9/6/16 0 $110
October Pittsburgh Chicago Frontier 10/11/16 10/18/16 0 $67
November Pittsburgh Chicago United 11/1/16 11/8/16 0 $231
December Pittsburgh Chicago American 12/1/16 12/4/16 0 $251
February Pittsburgh Chicago American 2/18/17 2/25/17 0 $307

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$127
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$127 $167
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$167 $167
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$167 $117
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$117 $117
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$117

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago (PIT to CHI)

Your Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Chicago is $1,267.

The average price for non-stop flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago is $143.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Pittsburgh to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 3 6 05:43 20:16
Frontier 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 15:25 15:25
United 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 05:40 19:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago (PIT 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 Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Chicago is $468.

The average price for round trip flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago is $970.

Pittsburgh to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Pittsburgh to Chicago?
Answer: The average Pittsburgh to Chicago flight time is an hour and 36 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Pittsburgh and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Pittsburgh to Chicago is 411 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago?
Answer: There are 82 direct flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 48% of the non-stop flights between Pittsburgh and Chicago.

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Pittsburgh - PIT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Pittsburgh to Milwaukee American, Primair, United $323
Pittsburgh to New York American, JetBlue $200

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $99
Baltimore to Chicago American, Spirit, United $99
Columbus to Chicago American, United $191
Cleveland to Chicago American, United $168
Buffalo to Chicago American, United $227
Akron - Canton to Chicago American, United $237
Harrisburg to Chicago American, United $237
Charlottesville to Chicago American, United $302
Charleston to Chicago United $379
Elmira - Corning to Chicago American $298
Erie to Chicago United $291
State College to Chicago American, United $314
Huntington to Chicago American, United $475
Baltimore to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $127
Washington to New York American, JetBlue, United $157
Washington to Atlanta American, JetBlue, United $127
Washington to Milwaukee American, United $218
Baltimore to Milwaukee American, United $218
Washington to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $98
Baltimore to Dallas - Ft Worth American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $98
Washington to Detroit American, United $154
Baltimore to Detroit American, Spirit, United $107
Cleveland to Milwaukee American, United $324
Buffalo to New York American, JetBlue, United $131
Buffalo to Atlanta American, United $204
Washington to Madison American, Alaska, United $215

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
London to Chicago American, Air Canada, United, WestJet $344
Windsor to Chicago Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $376
Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago, IL, United States, from $67 Round trip from PIT to CHI