Flights from Memphis to Chicago, United States

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Memphis to Chicago Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:47 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. American & Major Airlines frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
MEMCHI
Sun 2/18
nonstop
CHIMEM
Wed 2/21
nonstop
$139
Major Airlines
MEMCHI
Tue 2/13
1 stop
CHIMEM
Tue 2/27
1 stop
$158
United
MEMCHI
Tue 2/13
nonstop
CHIMEM
Wed 2/14
nonstop
$199
Multiple Airlines
MEMCHI
Fri 1/26
nonstop
CHIMEM
Sun 1/28
nonstop
$246
Frontier
MEMCHI
Tue 2/20
1 stop
CHIMEM
Mon 2/26
1 stop
$260

How Much is a Flight from Memphis to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Memphis to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $217.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $417 $433
7-14 days $272 $280
14-21 days $187 $229
21-30 days $177 $228
30-60 days $177 $156
60-90 days $177 $155
90+ days $147 $155

Cheapest Day To Fly from Memphis to Chicago

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Memphis to Chicago is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$155$156$156$156$156$552$187

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Memphis to Chicago

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$515
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$515 $323
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$323 $187
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$187 $187
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$187 $156
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$156

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Memphis 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 Memphis to Chicago is $281.

The average price for direct flights from Memphis to Chicago is $407.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Memphis to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 3 5 00:55 14:12
United 4 4 4 4 4 2 3 01:15 13:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Memphis 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 Memphis 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 Memphis to Chicago is $142.

The average price for round trip flights from Memphis to Chicago is $285.

Memphis to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Memphis to Chicago?
Answer: The average Memphis to Chicago flight time is an hour and 52 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Memphis?
Answer: The distance from Memphis to Chicago is 491 miles (790 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Memphis to Chicago?
Answer: There are 58 direct flights from Memphis to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Memphis airlines for direct flights from Memphis to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 56% of the non-stop flights between Memphis and Chicago.

Memphis to Chicago Airports

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