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Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago, IL, United States - PIT to CHI Last modified: Aug 31, 2016 1:44 AM

Popular flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago Last modified: Aug 31, 2016 1:44 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 9/6
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$67
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Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 9/6
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/20
nonstop
$67
Select
Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/20
nonstop
$67
Select
Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 9/27
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 10/4
nonstop
$67
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United
PITCHI
Tue 9/6
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/20
nonstop
$77
Select
United
PITCHI
Tue 9/6
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$77
Select
United
PITCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/20
nonstop
$77
Select
United
PITCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPIT
Sat 9/17
nonstop
$77
Select
United
PITCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$77
Select
American
PITCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$110
Select
American
PITCHI
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 9/20
nonstop
$110
Select
American
PITCHI
Tue 9/27
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 10/4
nonstop
$110
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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 $113.

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 $67 $165
7-14 days $67 $164
14-21 days $77 $165
21-30 days $67 $164
30-60 days $77 $165
60-90 days $237 $244
90+ days $235 $244

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
$157 $67 $157 $82 $167 $77 $82

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
August Pittsburgh Chicago United 8/31/16 9/3/16 1 $461
September Pittsburgh Chicago Frontier 9/6/16 9/13/16 0 $67
October Pittsburgh Chicago United 10/1/16 10/1/16 0 $77
November Pittsburgh Chicago American 11/5/16 11/8/16 0 $237
December Pittsburgh Chicago United 12/21/16 1/3/17 0 $235
January Pittsburgh Chicago American 1/12/17 1/16/17 0 $237
February Pittsburgh Chicago American 2/9/17 2/22/17 0 $237
March Pittsburgh Chicago American 3/8/17 3/13/17 0 $252

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
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$117
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$117 $97
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$97 $77
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$77 $77
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$77 $97
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$97

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 $164.

The average price for non-stop flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago is $100.

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 4 6 05:50 20:16
Frontier 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 15:08 15:08
United 6 6 6 6 6 4 5 05:50 19:33

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 35 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: American Airlines provides 48% of the non-stop flights between Pittsburgh and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Pittsburgh to Chicago?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Pittsburgh to Chicago (PIT to CHI) Number of flights searched: 239Last modified: Aug 31, 2016 1:44 AM

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

Pittsburgh 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
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Delta DTW / CVG X X X X X X
Frontier - 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 STL X X X X X X X

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, Delta, Primair, United $283
Pittsburgh to New York American, JetBlue, Delta $206

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $77
Baltimore to Chicago American, Delta, Spirit, United $77
Columbus to Chicago American, Delta, United $127
Cleveland to Chicago American, Delta, United $168
Buffalo to Chicago American, Delta, United $227
Akron - Canton to Chicago American, Delta, United $237
Harrisburg to Chicago American, Delta, United $228
Charlottesville to Chicago American, United $243
Charleston to Chicago American, Delta, United $291
Elmira - Corning to Chicago American, Delta $311
Erie to Chicago Delta, United $267
State College to Chicago American, Delta, United $309
Huntington to Chicago American $238
Baltimore to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit $79
Washington to New York American, JetBlue, Delta, United $137
Washington to Atlanta American, Delta, United $117
Washington to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $94
Baltimore to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $149
Washington to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $88
Baltimore to Dallas - Ft Worth American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $86
Washington to Detroit American, Delta, United $161
Baltimore to Detroit American, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Cleveland to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $283
Buffalo to New York American, JetBlue, Delta $107
Buffalo to Atlanta American, Delta, United $261
Washington to Madison American, Alaska, Delta, United $234

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
London to Chicago Air Canada, United, WestJet $343
Windsor to Chicago Air Canada, Porter $270
Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago, IL, United States, from $67 Round trip from PIT to CHI