Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago, United States

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Minneapolis to Chicago Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:43 -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
MSPCHI
Wed 2/21
nonstop
CHIMSP
Thu 2/22
nonstop
Major Airlines
MSPCHI
Tue 2/13
nonstop
CHIMSP
Wed 2/14
nonstop
United
MSPCHI
Wed 2/14
nonstop
CHIMSP
Sun 2/18
nonstop
Sun Country
MSPCHI
Mon 2/5
nonstop
CHIMSP
Sun 2/25
nonstop
$134
Multiple Airlines
MSPCHI
Wed 1/24
nonstop
CHIMSP
Mon 1/29
nonstop
$173
Aerogaviota
MSPCHI
Wed 2/21
1 stop
CHIMSP
Thu 2/29
1 stop
$325

How Much is a Flight from Minneapolis to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Minneapolis to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $170.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $296 $305
7-14 days $246 $255
14-21 days $189 $224
21-30 days $135 $214
30-60 days $135 $210
60-90 days $165 $210
90+ days $135 $210

Cheapest Day To Fly from Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis to Chicago is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$179$179$165$135$189$204$135

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Minneapolis 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
$301
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$301 $261
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$261 $189
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$189 $189
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$189 $189
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$189

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis to Chicago is $254.

The average price for direct flights from Minneapolis to Chicago is $168.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 7 7 7 7 7 5 7 00:00 14:20
Major Airlines 15 15 15 15 15 9 12 01:00 15:39
United 9 9 9 9 9 6 7 01:30 15:12

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis to Chicago is $78.

The average price for round trip flights from Minneapolis to Chicago is $167.

Minneapolis to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Minneapolis to Chicago?
Answer: The average Minneapolis to Chicago flight time is an hour and 37 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Minneapolis?
Answer: The distance from Minneapolis to Chicago is 333 miles (535 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Minneapolis to Chicago?
Answer: There are 201 direct flights from Minneapolis to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Minneapolis airlines for direct flights from Minneapolis to Chicago?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 47% of the non-stop flights between Minneapolis and Chicago.

Minneapolis to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Minneapolis 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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Cheap Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago