Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Alabama

CHI — BHM
Dec 6 — Dec 131

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Alabama?

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Alabama, book at least 19 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 21% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $353 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $436.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Alabama?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Alabama. Flights to Alabama from Chicago in January are about $376 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $197.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Alabama (CHI - AL)?

When flying from Chicago to Alabama, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Alabama in December, January 2022

The best prices found for CHI to Alabama flights for December, January
Jan 12 - Jan 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BHM

Birmingham

Nonstop

2h 06m
BHM

Birmingham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 23m
$134

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 12 - Jan 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BHM

Birmingham

Nonstop

2h 06m
BHM

Birmingham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 54m
$156

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Jan 12 - Jan 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BHM

Birmingham

Nonstop

2h 06m
BHM

Birmingham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

12h 16m
$160

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Chicago to Alabama 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Alabama from Chicago found for this year
Dec 2 - Dec 4
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

22h 04m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

23h 47m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 2 - Dec 4
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

22h 04m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

23h 47m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 5 - Dec 11
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

22h 32m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

24h 17m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Cheap Frontier flights from Chicago to Alabama

Feb 5 - Feb 9
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

12h 09m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

23h 16m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 10 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

23h 06m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

23h 52m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Feb 5 - Feb 9
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

12h 09m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

23h 16m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Chicago to Alabama

Jan 24 - Jan 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

7h 35m
PNS

Pensacola

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 30m
$174

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 28 - Feb 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

7h 36m
PNS

Pensacola

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 33m
$183

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 20 - Jan 24
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

7h 21m
PNS

Pensacola

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

22h 34m
$184

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Non-stop flights to Alabama from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Alabama direct flight deals
Jan 12 - Jan 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BHM

Birmingham

Nonstop

2h 06m
BHM

Birmingham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 23m
$134

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Feb 15 - Feb 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BHM

Birmingham

Nonstop

1h 53m
BHM

Birmingham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 14m
$170

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Jan 12 - Jan 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BHM

Birmingham

Nonstop

2h 06m
BHM

Birmingham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 15m
$208

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Last minute flights from Chicago to Alabama

Late deals on return flights to Alabama from Chicago, departing today and this week
Dec 10 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

23h 06m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

23h 52m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 9 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

22h 53m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

23h 52m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 7 - Dec 11
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

22h 08m
PNS

Pensacola

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

24h 17m
$169

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

One-way flights to Alabama from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Alabama
Feb 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BHM

Birmingham

Nonstop

2h 03m
$67

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Jan 8
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

12h 09m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 9
MDW

Chicago Midway

PNS

Pensacola

1 stop

22h 53m
$87

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Alabama flights.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Alabama have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to Alabama have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Alabama for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Alabama for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $134, but on average you can expect to pay $172.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Alabama for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Alabama under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Alabama is less than $240.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Alabama for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Alabama within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Alabama one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $67 on United Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Frontier from $86 and Delta from $89 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from Chicago to Alabama?

When deciding which route to take from Chicago to Alabama consider Chicago O'Hare Intl - Pensacola, Chicago O'Hare Intl - Birmingham or Chicago Midway - Pensacola as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Alabama?

When booking a flight from Chicago to Alabama, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or Juneyao Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Alabama?

Before booking your flight to Alabama from Chicago, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: GoJet (100%), Air New Zealand (100%), United Airlines( 91%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Alabama?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Alabama? While on average our users pay $289, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $141. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Pensacola), is priced around $174.

Destination points for flights from Chicago to Alabama

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Top 4 airlines flying from Chicago to Alabama

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Alabama choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
FrontierCheapest$54Average$120FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$133Average$368FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$142Average$415FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$165Average$414FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Alabama

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Alabama
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
71%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
19%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
9%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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