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Tampa to Chicago Last modified: Oct 21, 2019 1:55 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. American & United 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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How Much is a Flight from Tampa to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Tampa to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $100.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $118 $138
7-14 days $101 $125
14-21 days $97 $121
21-30 days $97 $109
30-60 days $105 $121
60-90 days $97 $109
90+ days $97 $109

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

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Compare Flight Prices from Tampa 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 Tampa to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Tampa Chicago United 10/29/19 11/5/19 0 $101
November Tampa Chicago United 11/5/19 11/12/19 0 $97
December Tampa Chicago Spirit 12/5/19 12/7/19 0 $105
January Tampa Chicago American 1/9/20 1/11/20 0 $97
February Tampa Chicago American 2/6/20 2/9/20 0 $97
March Tampa Chicago American 3/4/20 3/7/20 0 $121
April Tampa Chicago American 4/2/20 4/7/20 1 $169
May Tampa Chicago American 5/1/20 5/6/20 0 $231

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Tampa to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Tampa 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 Tampa 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 Tampa to Chicago is $201.

The average price for direct flights from Tampa to Chicago is $210.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Tampa to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 3 4 5 5 3 4 03:54 11:32
Frontier 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 17:46 17:46
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:20 16:35
United 4 4 4 4 4 5 4 02:05 11:55
Major Airlines 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 01:05 17:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Tampa 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 Tampa 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 Tampa to Chicago is $134.

The average price for round trip flights from Tampa to Chicago is $193.

Tampa to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Tampa to Chicago?
Answer: The average Tampa to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 48 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Tampa?
Answer: The distance from Tampa to Chicago is 998 miles (1,606 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Tampa to Chicago?
Answer: There are 114 direct flights from Tampa to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Tampa airlines for direct flights from Tampa to Chicago?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 35% of the non-stop flights between Tampa and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Tampa to Chicago?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines in Tampa flying to Chicago Last modified: Oct 21, 2019 1:55 -04:00Number of routes searched: 306Number of itineraries searched: 2,869,964

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

Tampa to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Frontier -
Spirit -
United -
American CLT
American DCA
American DFW
American MIA
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines MSP
Major Airlines CVG
Major Airlines JFK
Frontier DEN
Frontier LAS
Spirit ATL
Spirit DFW
Spirit FLL
Spirit IAH
Sun Country MSP
United CLE
United DEN
United EWR
United EYW

Tampa to Chicago Airports

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