Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Birmingham (BHX)

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The best prices from Chicago to Birmingham are usually found in November or February, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Birmingham (BHX)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to BHX flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Birmingham flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Birmingham.
CHI - BHX
Price
$605 - $1,031
BHX
Temperature
37.4 - 60.8 °F
BHX
Rainfall
1.6 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$605

From Chicago (CHI) to Birmingham

One-way from

$310

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Birmingham

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 Birmingham?

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Birmingham at least 49 days early can save you up to 30% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 49 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Birmingham for as little as $892 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $989 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, November can be a great choice for travel to Birmingham. Flights to Birmingham from Chicago in November are about $773 on average during November, but can be found for as low as $575.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Birmingham (CHI - BHX)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to Birmingham in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 19% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

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

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 15% on the overall cost on flights from Chicago to Birmingham.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Birmingham in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CHI to BHX flights for May, June
14 Jun - 19 Jun
$774pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Jun - 18 Jun
$784pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Jun - 19 Jun
$824pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Birmingham 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Birmingham from Chicago found for this year
28 Sep - 4 Oct
$517pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Sep - 4 Oct
$589pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Aug - 23 Aug
$625pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Birmingham

Late deals on round-trip flights to Birmingham from Chicago, departing today and this week
1 Jun - 11 Jun
$969pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Jun - 11 Jun
$970pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Jun - 11 Jun
$972pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Birmingham from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Birmingham
2:15 pm - 12:55 pm
Brussels Airlines
2 Stops
16h 40m
ORD - BHX
Brussels Airlines
$310
ScholarTrip
5:40 pm - 5:55 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
30h 15m
ORD - BHX
Turkish Airlines
$371
ScholarTrip
12:30 pm - 2:05 pm
SWISS
2 Stops
19h 35m
ORD - BHX
SWISS
$535
ScholarTrip

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Birmingham

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

For a flight from Chicago to Birmingham, you will be flying into Birmingham. Birmingham (BHX) is just 6.8 mi from the center of the city. Birmingham is the only Birmingham airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Chicago per day. 6 airlines have flights to Birmingham from Chicago on a regular basis.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Aer Lingus, Lufthansa, and KLM flying from Chicago to Birmingham have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Birmingham for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Birmingham for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $517, but on average you can expect to pay $646.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Birmingham for under $1,000?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Chicago to Birmingham within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

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

Currently priced at $589, Scandinavian Airlines will fly you from Chicago to Birmingham and back. In addition to Scandinavian Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and Lufthansa - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $625 and $648, respectively. These flights start at 23% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Chicago to Birmingham are SWISS ($283), Lufthansa ($307), and Brussels Airlines ($310).

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

Consider British Airways, Delta or Aer Lingus when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Birmingham.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Birmingham?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Birmingham? While on average our users pay $787, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $587. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Birmingham), is priced around $575.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Birmingham, England

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Birmingham

Most visitors from Chicago can enter Birmingham without restrictions.

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

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

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

Returning to Chicago from Birmingham

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Birmingham must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Chicago.

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

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Destination information for Birmingham

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Birmingham.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = £0.80
Average temperature for May in Birmingham
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Birmingham
5.5 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Birmingham

Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Birmingham

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Birmingham 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
Lufthansa
$523 $767 No cancel fee 76%
Delta
$552 $649 No cancel fee N/A
KLM
$572 $612 No cancel fee 75%
Aer Lingus
$578 $756 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$692 $1,020 No cancel fee 70%
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