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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 Friday and return on a Wednesday

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

CHI - BHX
Price
$605 - $1,031
BHX
Temperature
57.2 - 91.4 °F
BHX
Rainfall
3.2 - 6.3 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 to Birmingham

One-way from

$275

One-way flight from Chicago to Birmingham

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Birmingham?

Flights from Chicago to Birmingham are found to be more expensive on Friday. 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 Birmingham.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 44 days in advance to save up to 49% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 44 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chicago to Birmingham 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $775, or $956 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

September can be a great time to fly to Birmingham from Chicago with a flight ticket averaging about $627. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $449. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Birmingham 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 10% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Birmingham in November, December 2020

The best prices found for CHI to BHX flights for November, December
21 Dec - 8 Jan
$555pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Dec - 8 Jan
$565pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Dec - 15 Jan
$573pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Birmingham 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Birmingham from Chicago found for next year
21 Dec - 8 Jan
$555pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Dec - 8 Jan
$565pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Dec - 15 Jan
$573pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple 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
3 Dec - 17 Dec
$665pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Dec - 17 Dec
$766pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
3 Dec - 19 Dec
$986pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Birmingham from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Birmingham
11:55 am - 4:15 pm
Virgin Atlantic
1 Stop
22h 20m
ORD - BHX
Virgin Atlantic
$275
mytrip.com
1:00 am - 1:40 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
18h 40m
ORD - BHX
Multiple Airlines
$477
Kiwi.com
5:13 am - 7:50 am
Virgin Atlantic
2 Stops
20h 37m
ORD - BHX
Virgin Atlantic
$284
Travel2Be

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Birmingham

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Birmingham due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and Birmingham for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago to Birmingham to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Chicago to Birmingham. Policies will vary by airline.

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 British Airways and Delta 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 $520, but on average you can expect to pay $576.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Birmingham for under $500 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago to Birmingham, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Birmingham for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Birmingham within the next 7 days for less than $700.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Birmingham?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 84 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Birmingham is generally colder than in Chicago. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Birmingham?

Airlines like Aer Lingus, KLM, and Delta fly from Chicago to Birmingham in about 9h 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 5h 05m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Aer Lingus, at $587, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chicago to Birmingham.. Aer Lingus is 24% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline for a one-way flight from Chicago to Birmingham is Virgin Atlantic ($275).

Destination information for Birmingham

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Birmingham
Today's exchange rate
$1 = £0.75
Average temperature for November in Birmingham
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Birmingham
4.5 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Birmingham

Top 5 airlines 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
British Airways
$552 $683 No cancel fee 70%
KLM
$558 $787 No change fee 75%
Aer Lingus
$586 $807 No change fee N/A
Delta
$586 $825 No cancel fee N/A
SAS
$396 $907 No change fee 77%
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