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Flights from Seattle to Chicago, United States Last modified: Dec 10, 2016 3:07 -05:00

Seattle to Chicago Last modified: Dec 10, 2016 3:07 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 26,835,301,718 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. Alaska & Virgin America frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Alaska
SEACHI
Tue 1/10
1 stop
CHISEA
Fri 1/13
1 stop
$256
Virgin America
SEACHI
Wed 1/18
1 stop
CHISEA
Fri 1/20
1 stop
$256
American
SEACHI
Fri 1/20
nonstop
CHISEA
Mon 1/23
nonstop
$269
United
SEACHI
Tue 1/24
nonstop
CHISEA
Sat 1/28
nonstop
$269
Spirit
SEACHI
Fri 1/20
1 stop
CHISEA
Mon 1/23
1 stop
$327
JetBlue
SEACHI
Mon 1/9
1 stop
CHISEA
Mon 1/16
1 stop
$528

How Much is a Flight from Seattle 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 Seattle to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $267.

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $273 $281
7-14 days $455 $303
14-21 days $277 $281
21-30 days $273 $276
30-60 days $269 $256
60-90 days $273 $256
90+ days $269 $256

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

We've examined 26,843,063,321 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Seattle to Chicago is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$273 $256 $256 $269 $269 $273 $273

Compare Flight Prices from Seattle 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 Seattle to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Seattle Chicago Alaska 12/11/16 12/13/16 0 $273
January Seattle Chicago Alaska 1/10/17 1/13/17 1 $256
February Seattle Chicago Alaska 2/8/17 2/16/17 1 $260
March Seattle Chicago Virgin America 3/1/17 3/14/17 1 $256
April Seattle Chicago Alaska 4/4/17 4/5/17 1 $256
May Seattle Chicago Alaska 5/9/17 5/20/17 0 $311
June Seattle Chicago Alaska 6/1/17 6/4/17 0 $355
July Seattle Chicago Alaska 7/1/17 7/4/17 0 $393

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$429
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$429 $689
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$689 $507
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$507 $285
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$285 $273
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$273

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle to Chicago is $335.

The average price for direct flights from Seattle to Chicago is $332.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Seattle to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 3 5 00:10 17:30
Alaska 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 00:45 17:55
United 6 6 3 3 4 3 4 00:30 23:30
Southwest 5 7 7 5 5 1 2 06:00 15:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle 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 Seattle to Chicago is $228.

The average price for round trip flights from Seattle to Chicago is $321.

Seattle to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Seattle to Chicago?
Answer: The average Seattle to Chicago flight time is 3 hours and 56 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Seattle?
Answer: The distance from Seattle to Chicago is 1,715 miles (2,760 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Seattle to Chicago?
Answer: There are 91 direct flights from Seattle to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Seattle airlines for direct flights from Seattle to Chicago?
Answer: Alaska Airlines provides 29% of the non-stop flights between Seattle and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Seattle to Chicago?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Seattle flying to Chicago Last modified: Dec 10, 2016 3:07 -05:00Number of routes searched: 333Number of itineraries searched: 699,755

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

Seattle to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
United -
American ATL
American BNA
American BOS
American CLT
Alaska ANC
Alaska LAX
Alaska PDX
Alaska SAN
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
Delta CVG
Delta JFK
Frontier DEN
Spirit LAS
Spirit LAX
United DEN
United DFW
United EWR
United IAD
Virgin America LAX
Virgin America SFO

Seattle to Chicago Airports

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