Flights from Chicago to Wichita, United States

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Chicago to Wichita Last modified: Nov 15, 2022 14:37 -05:00

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

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Mon 12/19
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Fri 12/16
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Wichita?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Wichita, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $168.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Wichita?

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 Chicago to Wichita 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 Chicago to Wichita?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $242 $543
7-14 days $487 $332
14-21 days $179 $479
21-30 days $143 $456
30-60 days $144 $489
60-90 days $178 $555
90+ days $205 $313

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Wichita

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 Chicago to Wichita is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$144$143$179$144$241$144$178

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Wichita 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 Chicago to Wichita flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
November Chicago Wichita !! 11/30/22 12/4/22 0 $179
December Chicago Wichita 00 12/13/22 12/19/22 0 $143
January Chicago Wichita 00 1/22/23 2/2/23 0 $178
February Chicago Wichita 00 2/18/23 3/1/23 0 $205
March Chicago Wichita 00 3/24/23 3/31/23 0 $928
April Chicago Wichita 00 4/12/23 4/22/23 0 $265
May Chicago Wichita 00 5/6/23 5/12/23 0 $234
June Chicago Wichita 00 6/22/23 7/6/23 0 $305

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Wichita

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$199
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
$199 $262
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
$262 $391
27 28 29 30 1 2 3
$391 $179
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$179

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Wichita

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 Chicago to Wichita is $489.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Wichita is $350.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Wichita - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 04:55 15:40
United 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 03:30 14:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Wichita

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 Chicago to Wichita. 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 Chicago to Wichita is $218.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Wichita is $298.

Chicago to Wichita Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Wichita?
Answer: The average Chicago to Wichita flight time is an hour and 59 minutes.
Question: How far is Wichita from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Wichita is 586 miles (943 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Wichita?
Answer: There are 49 direct flights from Chicago to Wichita.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Wichita?
Answer: United Airlines provides 57% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Wichita.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Wichita?
Answer: Burbank, CA

Chicago to Wichita Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Wichita. 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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