Cheap flights from Alabama (AL) to Chicago (CHI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Alabama to Chicago (CHI)

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 20 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from Alabama to Chicago compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 20 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $137. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $157.

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

April can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Alabama with a flight ticket averaging about $135. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $33. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Alabama to Chicago in March, April 2021

10 Apr - 14 Apr
$139pp
HSV
Huntsville
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
HSV
Huntsville
10 Apr - 12 Apr
$148pp
HSV
Huntsville
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
HSV
Huntsville
17 Apr - 19 Apr
$154pp
HSV
Huntsville
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
HSV
Huntsville

Alabama to Chicago 2021 flight deals

3 May - 3 May
$134pp
HSV
Huntsville
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
HSV
Huntsville
10 Apr - 14 Apr
$139pp
HSV
Huntsville
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
HSV
Huntsville
8 May - 12 May
$147pp
HSV
Huntsville
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
HSV
Huntsville

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Alabama

3 May - 3 May
$134pp
HSV
Huntsville
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
HSV
Huntsville
10 Apr - 14 Apr
$139pp
HSV
Huntsville
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
HSV
Huntsville
11 May - 11 May
$152pp
HSV
Huntsville
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
HSV
Huntsville

Last minute flights from Alabama to Chicago

9 Mar - 13 Mar
$211pp
PNS
Pensacola
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PNS
Pensacola
9 Mar - 13 Mar
$221pp
PNS
Pensacola
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PNS
Pensacola
9 Mar - 13 Mar
$234pp
PNS
Pensacola
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PNS
Pensacola

One-way flights to Chicago from Alabama

7:28 am - 7:34 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
12h 06m
PNS - ORD
Frontier
$99
FlightNetwork
2:00 pm - 4:08 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 08m
BHM - ORD
United Airlines
$126
United
3:44 am - 9:31 am
Delta
1 Stop
5h 47m
PNS - MDW
Delta
$130
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Alabama to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Alabama to Chicago 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 Alabama and Chicago 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 Alabama to Chicago 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 Alabama to Chicago. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from Alabama to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Alabama to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $134, but on average you can expect to pay $161.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Alabama to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Alabama to Chicago is less than $197.

Are there last-minute flights available from Alabama to Chicago for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Alabama to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Alabama to Chicago?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Tuesday.

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

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

What are the most popular routes from Alabama to Chicago?

The most popular route from Alabama to Chicago is Pensacola - Chicago O'Hare Intl. You may also consider Birmingham - Chicago Midway or Birmingham - Chicago O'Hare Intl.

What are the cheapest Flights from Alabama to Chicago?

The cheapest flight price from Alabama to Chicago is $111. On average you can expect to pay $252. The most popular route, (Pensacola - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for $195.

What are the most reliable airlines from Alabama to Chicago?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Alabama to Chicago on time: Qatar Airways(100%), Alaska Airlines(90%), Lufthansa(89%.)

How long is the flight from Alabama to Chicago?

Departing from Alabama to Chicago will take you 2h 01m. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Alabama to Chicago round-trip from $134. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $147, and Delta, from $157.

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

$75 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $84 and $109, respectively.

Destination information for Chicago

Flight duration
1h 58m
Average temperature for March in Chicago
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Chicago
1.6 ″

Airports servicing

Dothan (DHN)
Huntsville (HSV)
Montgomery (MGM)
Mobile (MOB)
Muscle Shoals (MSL)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 4 airlines flying from Alabama to Chicago

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$49 $107 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$145 $329 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$133 $331 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$122 $404 No cancel fee N/A
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