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Denver to Chicago Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:02 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. Frontier & Spirit 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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Sun Country
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How Much is a Flight from Denver to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Denver to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $88.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Denver 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 Denver 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 Denver to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $74 $134
7-14 days $83 $124
14-21 days $66 $128
21-30 days $87 $138
30-60 days $83 $124
60-90 days $83 $129
90+ days $97 $152

Cheapest Day To Fly from Denver to Chicago

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Denver to Chicago is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Denver 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 Denver to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Denver Chicago Frontier 2/22/20 2/25/20 0 $74
March Denver Chicago Frontier 3/7/20 3/10/20 0 $75
April Denver Chicago Frontier 4/22/20 4/29/20 0 $74
May Denver Chicago Spirit 5/2/20 5/5/20 0 $87
June Denver Chicago Frontier 6/1/20 6/6/20 0 $161
July Denver Chicago United 7/29/20 8/11/20 0 $97
August Denver Chicago United 8/5/20 8/12/20 0 $97
September Denver Chicago American 9/1/20 9/8/20 0 $120

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Denver to Chicago

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

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Denver 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 Denver to Chicago is $151.

The average price for direct flights from Denver to Chicago is $148.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Denver to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 3 4 4 4 2 4 02:15 12:28
Frontier 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 01:00 16:11
Spirit 2 1 1 2 2 1 2 08:28 13:59
United 10 9 9 9 9 8 9 01:55 15:45
Major Airlines 8 8 8 8 8 5 8 00:25 16:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Denver 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 Denver 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 Denver to Chicago is $71.

The average price for round trip flights from Denver to Chicago is $128.

Denver to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Denver to Chicago?
Answer: The average Denver to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Denver?
Answer: The distance from Denver to Chicago is 885 miles (1,424 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Denver to Chicago?
Answer: There are 158 direct flights from Denver to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Denver airlines for direct flights from Denver to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 39% of the non-stop flights between Denver and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Denver to Chicago?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines in Denver flying to Chicago Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:02 -04:00Number of routes searched: 431Number of itineraries searched: 9,506,048

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

Denver to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Frontier -
Spirit -
United -
American CLT
American DFW
American LAX
American MIA
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYZ
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
British Airways LHR
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines MSP
Major Airlines CVG
Major Airlines JFK
Frontier AUS
Frontier LAS
Frontier MCO
Spirit AUS
Spirit IAH
Sun Country MSP
United ABQ
United ASE
United ATL
United ATW

Denver to Chicago Airports

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