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Flights from Portland to Chicago, United States Last modified: Dec 7, 2016 2:28 -05:00

Portland to Chicago Last modified: Dec 7, 2016 2:28 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,742,875,190 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Portland to Chicago. United & American frequently offer the best deals on Portland to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
PDXCHI
Tue 12/13
1 stop
CHIPDX
Thu 12/15
1 stop
$143
American
PDXCHI
Sun 12/11
1 stop
CHIPDX
Wed 12/14
1 stop
$202
Alaska
PDXCHI
Fri 2/3
nonstop
CHIPDX
Thu 2/9
nonstop
$236
Virgin America
PDXCHI
Wed 1/25
2 stops
CHIPDX
Tue 1/31
2 stops
$246
Spirit
PDXCHI
Thu 1/12
2 stops
CHIPDX
Sun 1/15
2 stops
$346
JetBlue
PDXCHI
Sun 12/11
1 stop
CHIPDX
Sat 12/31
1 stop
$1,170

How Much is a Flight from Portland 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 Portland to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $199.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland to Chicago.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $193 $143
7-14 days $383 $152
14-21 days $315 $317
21-30 days $305 $251
30-60 days $227 $235
60-90 days $243 $235
90+ days $145 $253

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

We've examined 28,750,906,812 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Portland to Chicago is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$193 $143 $152 $227 $236 $235 $202

Compare Flight Prices from Portland 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 Portland to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Portland Chicago United 12/13/16 12/15/16 1 $143
January Portland Chicago American 1/25/17 1/28/17 0 $227
February Portland Chicago American 2/1/17 2/6/17 1 $235
March Portland Chicago American 3/4/17 3/8/17 1 $235
April Portland Chicago Spirit 4/29/17 5/6/17 0 $145
May Portland Chicago Spirit 5/2/17 5/9/17 0 $145
June Portland Chicago Spirit 6/20/17 6/28/17 0 $295
July Portland Chicago Spirit 7/11/17 7/13/17 0 $325

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Portland 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 Portland to Chicago. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$255
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$255 $314
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$314 $588
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$588 $395
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$395 $252
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$252

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Portland 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 Portland to Chicago is $287.

The average price for direct flights from Portland to Chicago is $258.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Portland to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:00 23:55
Alaska 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:40 10:40
United 5 5 4 4 3 1 4 05:30 23:15
Southwest 4 6 6 4 4 2 2 06:00 16:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland to Chicago is $122.

The average price for round trip flights from Portland to Chicago is $255.

Portland to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Portland to Chicago?
Answer: The average Portland to Chicago flight time is 3 hours and 56 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Portland?
Answer: The distance from Portland to Chicago is 1,733 miles (2,788 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Portland to Chicago?
Answer: There are 50 direct flights from Portland to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Portland airlines for direct flights from Portland to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 42% of the non-stop flights between Portland and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Portland to Chicago?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Portland flying to Chicago Last modified: Dec 7, 2016 2:28 -05:00Number of routes searched: 268Number of itineraries searched: 496,295

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

Portland to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
Spirit -
United -
American BOS
American CLT
American DCA
American DFW
Alaska ANC
Alaska LAX
Alaska SAN
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
Delta JFK
Delta SLC
Frontier DEN
Spirit LAS
United BOS
United BWI
United DEN
United EWR
Virgin America LAX
Virgin America SFO

Portland to Chicago Airports

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