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Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:10 AM

Pittsburgh to Chicago Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:10 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals on Pittsburgh to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 10/4
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 10/11
nonstop
$49
Select
Frontier
PITCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$49
Select
American
PITCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$125
Select
United
PITCHI
Tue 10/11
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 10/11
nonstop
$125
Select
United
PITCHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CHIPIT
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$125
Select

How Much is a Flight from Pittsburgh to Chicago?

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 $112.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh 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 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 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 Pittsburgh to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $68 $298
7-14 days $49 $152
14-21 days $68 $160
21-30 days $49 $143
30-60 days $134 $143
60-90 days $207 $214
90+ days $147 $154

Cheapest Day To Fly from Pittsburgh to Chicago

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Pittsburgh to Chicago is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$187 $49 $134 $68 $143 $134 $68

Compare Flight Prices from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Pittsburgh Chicago Frontier 9/29/16 10/4/16 0 $68
October Pittsburgh Chicago Frontier 10/4/16 10/11/16 0 $49
November Pittsburgh Chicago American 11/5/16 11/8/16 0 $147
December Pittsburgh Chicago American 12/2/16 12/6/16 0 $207
January Pittsburgh Chicago United 1/10/17 1/17/17 0 $147
February Pittsburgh Chicago American 2/4/17 2/11/17 0 $147
March Pittsburgh Chicago American 3/22/17 3/25/17 0 $267
April Pittsburgh Chicago American 4/2/17 4/7/17 0 $267

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Pittsburgh 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
$68
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$68 $68
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$68 $68
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$68 $87
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$87 $145
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$145

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Chicago is $143.

The average price for direct flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago is $119.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 06:00 20:18
Frontier 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 15:07 15:07
United 6 6 6 6 6 4 5 06:00 19:30
Southwest 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 06:05 18:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Pittsburgh 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 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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago is $119.

Pittsburgh to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Pittsburgh to Chicago?
Answer: The average Pittsburgh to Chicago flight time is an hour and 34 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Pittsburgh?
Answer: The distance from Pittsburgh to Chicago is 401 miles (645 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago?
Answer: There are 115 direct flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Pittsburgh airlines for direct flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 34% of the non-stop flights between Pittsburgh and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Pittsburgh to Chicago?
Answer: Washington, DC

Airlines in Pittsburgh flying to Chicago Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:10 AMNumber of routes searched: 206Number of itineraries searched: 350,193

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

Pittsburgh to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United IAD
American CLT
American PHL
American DCA
American LGA
United EWR
United DEN
United SDF

Pittsburgh to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Pittsburgh 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 from Pittsburgh - PIT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Pittsburgh to Milwaukee American, Delta, Primair, United $212
Flights from Pittsburgh to New York JetBlue, Delta $206

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United $87
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago American, Delta, Spirit, United $87
Flights from Columbus to Chicago American, Delta, United $197
Flights from Cleveland to Chicago American, Delta $209
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago American, Delta $230
Flights from Akron - Canton to Chicago American, Delta, United $258
Flights from Harrisburg to Chicago American, Delta, United $207
Flights from Charlottesville to Chicago American $187
Flights from Charleston to Chicago Delta, United $402
Flights from Elmira - Corning to Chicago American, Delta $256
Flights from Erie to Chicago Delta, United $267
Flights from State College to Chicago Delta, United $411
Flights from Huntington to Chicago American $237
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta Delta, Spirit $88
Flights from Washington to New York JetBlue, Delta $77
Flights from Washington to Atlanta Delta, United $127
Flights from Washington to Milwaukee Delta, United $220
Flights from Baltimore to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $230
Flights from Washington to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $104
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas - Ft Worth American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $97
Flights from Washington to Detroit American, Delta $95
Flights from Baltimore to Detroit Delta, Spirit $81
Flights from Cleveland to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $361
Flights from Buffalo to New York JetBlue, Delta $107
Flights from Buffalo to Atlanta American, Delta, United $282
Flights from Washington to Madison American, Delta, United $233

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago