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Cheap flights from Chicago to Austin (CHI - AUS)

The best prices from Chicago to Austin Bergstrom are usually found in July or August, booked 7 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago to Austin

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to AUS flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Austin flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Austin.

CHI - AUS

Price

$79 - $220

AUS

Temperature

50 - 84.2 °F

AUS

Precipitation

2.1 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 52% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$79

From Chicago (CHI) to Austin Bergstrom

One-way from

$41

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Austin Bergstrom

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

Flights from Chicago to Austin are found to be more expensive on Sunday. 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 Austin.

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

July can be a great time to fly to Austin from Chicago with a flight ticket averaging about $166. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of July for as cheap as $40. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of November.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Austin (CHI - AUS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Austin is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 36% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Austin in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CHI to AUS flights for January, February
Feb 9 - Feb 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

15h 35m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 24m
$86

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Feb 23 - Feb 24
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

13h 15m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 50m
$94

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Feb 7 - Feb 9
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

12h 11m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 29m
$95

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Chicago to Austin 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Austin from Chicago found for this year
Feb 9 - Feb 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

15h 35m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 24m
$86

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Mar 5 - Mar 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

13h 15m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 00m
$91

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Feb 23 - Feb 24
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

13h 15m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 50m
$94

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Non-stop flights to Austin from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Austin direct flight deals
May 12 - May 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

Nonstop

2h 35m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 48m
$195

American Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Feb 12 - Feb 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

Nonstop

2h 46m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
$196

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Apr 25 - May 5
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

Nonstop

2h 59m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 38m
$197

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Austin

Late deals on return flights to Austin from Chicago, departing today and this week
Feb 7 - Feb 9
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

12h 11m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 29m
$95

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Feb 5 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

12h 59m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 29m
$107

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Feb 7 - Feb 9
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

12h 11m
AUS

Austin Bergstrom

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

28h 58m
$110

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

One-way flights to Austin Bergstrom from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Austin
Feb 23
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

13h 15m
$41

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Feb 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

12h 11m
$45

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Mar 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AUS

Austin Bergstrom

1 stop

13h 15m
$49

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Chicago to Austin, you will be flying into Austin Bergstrom. Austin Bergstrom (AUS) is just 7.5 mi from the center of the city. Austin Bergstrom is the only Austin airport and it handles 34 inbound flights from Chicago per day. 7 airlines have flights to Austin Bergstrom from Chicago on a regular basis.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Chicago to Austin Bergstrom that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Austin for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Austin for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $91, but on average you can expect to pay $111.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Austin under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Austin is less than $249.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Austin for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Austin within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Austin?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday.

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

Per day, 14 flights depart from Chicago to Austin on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 29% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 36% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 36% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Austin?

Spirit Airlines can get you from Chicago to Austin in just under 13h 15m. Your travel time can differ by up to . The distance between Chicago and Austin is about 983 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago to Austin round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Chicago to Austin is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $91 on this airline. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 45% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Austin.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Austin?

Before booking your flight to Austin from Chicago, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: ANA (89%), SAS (86%), Finnair( 85%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Austin?

On average you can expect to pay $354 for a flight from Chicago to Austin. The cheapest flight overall is $16 while the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Austin Bergstrom) is currently priced at $86.

Can I fly to Austin Bergstrom from Chicago right now?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Austin Bergstrom.

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

Can I fly back to Chicago from Austin Bergstrom?

Returning to Chicago from Austin Bergstrom

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Austin Bergstrom must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

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

Alternative routes for Chicago to Austin

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Austin

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Austin choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$38
Average$110
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$56
Average$185
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$59
Average$235
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$81
Average$270
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$87
Average$307
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Austin

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Austin
2%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
26%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
28%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Austin

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Austin
Sunday44daily flights
Monday43daily flights
Tuesday26daily flights
Wednesday36daily flights
Thursday40daily flights
Friday47daily flights
Saturday4daily flights