Flights from Austin, Texas to Chicago, United States

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Austin, Texas to Chicago Last modified: Nov 15, 2022 15:12 -05:00

We've scanned 2,770 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. 00 & !! frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Tue 12/6
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$148

How Much is a Flight from Austin, Texas to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Austin, Texas to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $146.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Austin, Texas 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Austin, Texas 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 Austin, Texas to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $139 $390
7-14 days $206 $371
14-21 days $147 $301
21-30 days $147 $301
30-60 days $163 $258
60-90 days $133 $267
90+ days $265 $466

Cheapest Day To Fly from Austin, Texas to Chicago

We've examined 5,540 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Austin, Texas to Chicago is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$133$143$139$147$147$147$164

Compare Flight Prices from Austin, Texas 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 Austin, Texas to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
November Austin, Texas Chicago 00 11/16/22 11/24/22 0 $139
December Austin, Texas Chicago 00 12/5/22 12/12/22 0 $147
January Austin, Texas Chicago 00 1/30/23 2/6/23 0 $133
February Austin, Texas Chicago 00 2/4/23 2/7/23 0 $160
March Austin, Texas Chicago !! 3/2/23 3/5/23 0 $296
April Austin, Texas Chicago 00 4/28/23 5/1/23 0 $323
May Austin, Texas Chicago 00 5/11/23 5/14/23 0 $326
June Austin, Texas Chicago 00 6/7/23 6/14/23 0 $326

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Austin, Texas to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Austin, Texas to Chicago. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
$339
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
$339 $261
27 28 29 30 1 2 3
$261 $158
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$158 $295
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$295

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Austin, Texas 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 Austin, Texas to Chicago is $371.

The average price for direct flights from Austin, Texas to Chicago is $273.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Austin, Texas to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 02:00 13:10
United 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 02:49 12:16

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Austin, Texas 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 Austin, Texas 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 Austin, Texas to Chicago is $142.

The average price for round trip flights from Austin, Texas to Chicago is $261.

Austin, Texas to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Austin, Texas to Chicago?
Answer: The average Austin, Texas to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 47 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Austin, Texas?
Answer: The distance from Austin, Texas to Chicago is 977 miles (1,572 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Austin, Texas to Chicago?
Answer: There are 62 direct flights from Austin, Texas to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Austin, Texas airlines for direct flights from Austin, Texas to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 54% of the non-stop flights between Austin, Texas and Chicago.

Austin, Texas to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Austin, Texas 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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