Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Champaign (CMI) from $279

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/23. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
CHI — CMI
Apr 29 — May 61

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Sunday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Champaign (CHI - CMI)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 14% on flights from Chicago to Champaign by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap American Airlines flights from Chicago to Champaign

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Chicago and Champaign. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.
Wed 5/153:04 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 55mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/1811:26 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 04mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$385
Fri 5/1710:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/216:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$400
Sat 5/1810:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/196:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/24$401
Sat 5/181:47 pmORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/196:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/24$410
Fri 6/72:18 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop1h 00mAmerican Airlines
Mon 6/103:05 pmCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 07mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$415
Wed 5/1510:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/166:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$445
Wed 5/158:15 amORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/166:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$454
Wed 7/241:30 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 55mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/266:15 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$460
Wed 5/158:15 amORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/163:39 pmCMI - ORD
1 stop7h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$464

Cheap Chicago to Champaign flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Chicago to Champaign specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Prices were last updated on April 24, 2024.
Wed 5/153:04 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 55mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/1811:26 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 04mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$385
Fri 5/1710:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/216:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$400
Sat 5/1810:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/196:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/24$401
Sat 5/181:47 pmORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/196:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/24$410
Wed 5/1510:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/166:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$445
Wed 5/158:15 amORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/166:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$454
Wed 5/158:15 amORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/163:39 pmCMI - ORD
1 stop7h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$464
Fri 5/171:47 pmORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/214:30 pmCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$469
Fri 5/171:47 pmORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/213:39 pmCMI - ORD
1 stop7h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$479

Chicago to Champaign 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Chicago and Champaign in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.
Wed 5/153:04 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 55mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/1811:26 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 04mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$385
Fri 5/1710:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/216:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$400
Sat 5/1810:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/196:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/24$401
Sat 5/181:47 pmORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/196:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/24$410
Fri 6/72:18 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop1h 00mAmerican Airlines
Mon 6/103:05 pmCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 07mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$415
Sat 11/28:15 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 58mAmerican Airlines
Tue 11/511:36 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$445
Wed 5/158:15 amORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/166:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$454
Wed 7/241:30 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 55mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/266:15 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$460
Sat 11/26:25 amORD - CMI
1 stop7h 53mAmerican Airlines
Tue 11/53:42 pmCMI - ORD
1 stop8h 24mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$464

Non-stop flights to Champaign from Chicago

Discover non-stop flight options from Chicago to Champaign. Find direct flights with no layovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore non-stop flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.
Wed 5/153:04 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 55mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/1811:26 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 04mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$385
Fri 5/1710:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/216:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$400
Sat 5/1810:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/196:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/24$401
Fri 6/72:18 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop1h 00mAmerican Airlines
Mon 6/103:05 pmCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 07mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$415
Wed 5/1510:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/166:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$445
Wed 7/241:30 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 55mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/266:15 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$460
Wed 8/149:55 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 56mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/176:37 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 08mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$486
Thu 5/910:00 amORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/116:17 amCMI - ORD
Nonstop1h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/24$613

One-way flights to Champaign from Chicago

Search for one-way flight options from Chicago to Champaign. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.
Thu 5/233:04 pmORD - CMI
Nonstop0h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$279
Thu 5/231:47 pmORD - CMI
1 stop6h 48mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$288
Mon 6/107:00 amORD - CMI
1 stop7h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$399

Find flights from Chicago to Champaign within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Chicago to Champaign that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.

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Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/15

Nonstop0h 55m

Champaign University-Willard

Sat 5/18

Nonstop1h 04m

$385

Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fri 5/17

Nonstop0h 59m

Champaign University-Willard

Tue 5/21

Nonstop1h 03m

$400

Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Sat 5/18

Nonstop0h 59m

Champaign University-Willard

Sun 5/19

Nonstop1h 03m

$401

Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Sat 5/18

1 stop6h 48m

Champaign University-Willard

Sun 5/19

Nonstop1h 03m

$410

Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fri 6/7

Nonstop1h 00m

Champaign University-Willard

Mon 6/10

Nonstop1h 07m

$415

Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/15

Nonstop0h 59m

Champaign University-Willard

Thu 5/16

Nonstop1h 03m

$445

Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/15

1 stop6h 48m

Champaign University-Willard

Thu 5/16

Nonstop1h 03m

$454

Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 7/24

Nonstop0h 55m

Champaign University-Willard

Fri 7/26

Nonstop1h 06m

$460

Chicago O'Hare IntlChampaign University-Willard

ORD - CMI

ORDCMI

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/15

1 stop6h 48m

Champaign University-Willard

Thu 5/16

1 stop7h 21m

$464

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Deals found on 4/23

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Champaign?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Chicago to Champaign. Price data was last updated on April 21, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Chicago to Champaign flight should consider departing on Monday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Champaign

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Champaign. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Champaign. Reviews last updated April 24, 2024.
7.3
Good
14,898 reviews

Food

6.6

Comfort

7.2

Crew

8.0

Boarding

7.6

Overall

7.3

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The extra cost of first class was not worth it.

7.3
Good
14,898 reviews
7.3
Good
14,898 reviews

Food

6.6

Comfort

7.2

Crew

8.0

Boarding

7.6

Overall

7.3

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The extra cost of first class was not worth it.

Related info for your journey

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

    Champaign University-Willard (CMI), located 5.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Chicago to Champaign. 1 airline have flights to University-Willard from Chicago on a regular basis. Booking flights from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 4 inbound flights from Chicago per day.

  • Can I find flights from Chicago to Champaign for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Champaign for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $385, but on average you can expect to pay $523.

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

    Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Chicago to Champaign under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Champaign is less than $450.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Champaign?

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

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

    On average, you can expect to see 2 flights from Chicago to Champaign a day.
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Chicago to Champaign?

    Airlines like American Airlines fly from Chicago to Champaign in about 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. There are 136 mi between Chicago and Champaign. Most flights are nonstop.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Champaign?

    Consider Air Wisconsin (92%), British Airways (87%) or American Airlines (85%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Champaign.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Champaign?

    On average you can expect to pay $389 for a flight from Chicago to Champaign. The cheapest flight overall is $278 while the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Champaign University-Willard) is currently priced at $385.

  • What does ORD to CMI mean?

    Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is ORD and Champaign University-Willard Airport is CMI. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. This flight route has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford Airport (RFD).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chicago to Champaign that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Chicago to Champaign flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Chicago to Champaign with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Chicago to Champaign flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chicago to Champaign that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Chicago to Champaign flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Chicago to Champaign?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Chicago to Champaign.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Chicago to Champaign?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Chicago to Champaign by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chicago to Champaign that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Chicago to Champaign offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Chicago to Champaign?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Chicago to Champaign flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Chicago to Champaign flight deals updated?

    The Chicago to Champaign flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/24.

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