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The best prices from Albany to Chicago are usually found in April or February, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Albany (ALB) to Chicago (CHI)

ALB - CHI
Price
$392 - $425
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches
Popular in August High demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Cheapest in April Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Round-trip from $392 From Albany to Chicago
One-way from $111 One-way flight from Albany to Chicago
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 Albany to Chicago?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 9% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 10% by booking at least 37 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Albany to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $177.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Albany to Chicago (ALB - CHI)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Albany to Chicago by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Albany to Chicago in September, October 2020

The best prices found for ALB to CHI flights for September, October
15 Oct - 17 Oct
$97pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$107pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
2 Oct - 5 Oct
$117pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl

Albany to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Albany found for this year
15 Oct - 17 Oct
$97pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$107pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
2 Oct - 5 Oct
$117pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Albany

Save time with Albany to Chicago direct flight deals
15 Oct - 17 Oct
$97pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$107pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
2 Oct - 5 Oct
$117pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl

Last minute flights from Albany to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Albany, departing today and this week
25 Sep - 27 Sep
$156pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
25 Sep - 30 Sep
$217pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
25 Sep - 30 Sep
$220pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl

One-way flights to Chicago from Albany

The cheapest one-way flights from Albany to Chicago
1:15 pm - 5:01 pm
British Airways
1 Stop
4h 46m
ALB - ORD
British Airways
$111
Travelgenio
1:04 pm - 11:50 am
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
23h 46m
ALB - MDW
Allegiant Air
$219
Kiwi.com
8:50 am - 5:55 pm
Delta
2 Stops
10h 05m
ALB - MDW
Delta
$227
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Albany to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Albany 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 Albany 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Albany to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $97, but on average you can expect to pay $169.

Are there nonstop flights from Albany to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 7 direct flights from Albany to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Albany to Chicago is less than $179.

Are there last-minute flights available from Albany to Chicago for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Albany to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $200.

Is Albany weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

With an average temperature of 84 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Chicago are the same as in Albany.

How long is the flight from Albany to Chicago?

A quick flight from Albany to Chicago can take about 2h 31m. Major Airline provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $156. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Albany to Chicago is Major Airline. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $156 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $158. These flights start at 61% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $79. Users have also found prices from $108 and $219 on Delta and British Airways, respectively.

Alternative routes for Albany to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Albany to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 15m
Average temperature for September in Chicago
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Chicago
2.4 ″

Airports servicing Albany

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Albany to Chicago

Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 44% of ALB to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 43% of ALB to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 13% of ALB to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of ALB to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Albany to Chicago
Sunday
13 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
8 daily flights
Thursday
11 daily flights
Friday
13 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights
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