Cheap flights from Chicago to Albuquerque (CHI - ABQ)

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The best prices from Chicago to Albuquerque are usually found in January or February, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Albuquerque (ABQ)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to ABQ flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Albuquerque flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Albuquerque.
CHI - ABQ
Price
$260 - $504
ABQ
Temperature
35.6 - 78.8 °F
ABQ
Rainfall
0.4 - 1.6 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$260

From Chicago (CHI) to Albuquerque

One-way from

$192

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Albuquerque

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Albuquerque?

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Albuquerque, book at least 40 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 49% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $455 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $582.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Albuquerque (CHI - ABQ)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Albuquerque in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 18% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Albuquerque?

Flights from Chicago to Albuquerque are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Albuquerque.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Albuquerque in June, July 2022

The best prices found for CHI to ABQ flights for June, July
30 Jul - 3 Aug
$396pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Jul - 3 Aug
$432pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Jul - 17 Jul
$441pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Albuquerque 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Albuquerque from Chicago found for this year
28 Sep - 2 Oct
$290pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Sep - 5 Oct
$309pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Sep - 5 Oct
$312pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Albuquerque from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Albuquerque direct flight deals
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$368pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Sep - 27 Sep
$390pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Oct - 17 Oct
$398pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Albuquerque

Late deals on round-trip flights to Albuquerque from Chicago, departing today and this week
6 Jul - 11 Jul
$408pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Jul - 11 Jul
$429pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Jul - 10 Jul
$455pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ABQ
Albuquerque
ABQ
Albuquerque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Albuquerque from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Albuquerque
3:22 pm - 11:56 am
Frontier
1 Stop
21h 34m
MDW - ABQ
Frontier
$192
Kiwi.com
3:50 pm - 8:45 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
17h 55m
ORD - ABQ
United Airlines
$207
United
5:29 pm - 4:29 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
24h 00m
ORD - ABQ
Multiple Airlines
$214
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> to <span class="emphasized">Albuquerque</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Albuquerque

What airport do you fly into for flights to Albuquerque from Chicago?

Located just 3.9 mi from the city center, Albuquerque is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Albuquerque from Chicago. Booking flights from Chicago to Albuquerque (ABQ) should be relatively easy as there are 3 daily inbound flights from Chicago from 6 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier flying from Chicago to Albuquerque have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Albuquerque for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Albuquerque for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $290, but on average you can expect to pay $335.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Albuquerque for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Albuquerque under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Albuquerque is less than $435.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Albuquerque for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Albuquerque within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Albuquerque?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Saturday.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Albuquerque on average per day?

Per day, 2 flights depart from Chicago to Albuquerque on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Albuquerque?

For as low as $290, Spirit Airlines can have you in Albuquerque from Chicago in 3h 15m. Chicago and Albuquerque are separated by a distance of 1121 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Albuquerque round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chicago to Albuquerque round-trip from $290. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is United Airlines. You may be able to fly from Chicago to Albuquerque for 22% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $151. United Airlines flights start at $184 while deals on Frontier start at $192 one-way.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Albuquerque?

Before booking your flight to Albuquerque from Chicago, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: United Airlines (85%), Air Canada (80%), SkyWest Airlines( 78%).

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Albuquerque?

On average you can expect to pay $756 for a flight from Chicago to Albuquerque. The cheapest flight overall is $214 while the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Albuquerque) is currently priced at $290.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Albuquerque, NM

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Albuquerque from Chicago?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Albuquerque within the United States

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Albuquerque.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Albuquerque.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Albuquerque.

Do I need a test to fly back to Chicago from Albuquerque?

Returning to Chicago from Albuquerque

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Albuquerque are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Albuquerque are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Alternative routes for Chicago to Albuquerque

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Albuquerque

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Albuquerque.
Flight duration from Chicago to ABQ
3h 09m
Average temperature for June in Albuquerque
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Albuquerque
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Albuquerque

Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Albuquerque

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Albuquerque choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$16 $22 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$115 $177 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$164 $405 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$178 $418 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$297 $459 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Albuquerque

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Albuquerque.
Morning 6 AM to noon 100% of CHI to ABQ departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of CHI to ABQ departures
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Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CHI to ABQ departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Albuquerque
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Albuquerque.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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