Cheap flights from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Chicago (CHI)

ABQ — CHI
Oct 4 — Oct 111

The best prices from Albuquerque to Chicago are usually found in January or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best ABQ to CHI flight in 2022: compare Albuquerque to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

ABQ - CHI

Price

$250 - $621

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Rainfall

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 42% potential price drop
Round-trip from$250From Albuquerque to Chicago (CHI)
One-way from$142One-way flight from Albuquerque to Chicago (CHI)

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

Users have found that flying from Albuquerque to Chicago on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Albuquerque to Chicago, book at least 28 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 39% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $515 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $619.

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

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chicago from Albuquerque. Prices for January average $431 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $197. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a January flight can save you 44% on your journey compared to booking in June

When is the cheapest time to fly from Albuquerque to Chicago (ABQ - CHI)?

When flying from Albuquerque to Chicago, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 22% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Albuquerque to Chicago in September, October 2022

The best prices found for ABQ to CHI flights for September, October
Oct 27 - Oct 29
ABQ

Albuquerque

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

15h 09m
MDW

Chicago Midway

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

19h 01m
$171

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Oct 27 - Nov 2
ABQ

Albuquerque

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

15h 09m
MDW

Chicago Midway

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

18h 46m
$172

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 27 - Oct 29
ABQ

Albuquerque

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

15h 09m
MDW

Chicago Midway

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

19h 01m
$173

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Albuquerque to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Albuquerque found for this year
Oct 27 - Oct 29
ABQ

Albuquerque

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

15h 09m
MDW

Chicago Midway

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

19h 01m
$171

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Oct 27 - Nov 2
ABQ

Albuquerque

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

15h 09m
MDW

Chicago Midway

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

18h 46m
$172

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 27 - Oct 29
ABQ

Albuquerque

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

15h 09m
MDW

Chicago Midway

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

19h 01m
$173

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Albuquerque to Chicago

Oct 29 - Oct 31
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

14h 52m
$226

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 25 - Nov 1
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 39m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

6h 52m
$235

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 25 - Oct 26
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 05m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

14h 52m
$240

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Albuquerque to Chicago

Oct 8 - Oct 22
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 53m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

Nonstop

3h 15m
$463

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Oct 8 - Oct 22
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 53m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

Nonstop

3h 15m
$468

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 8 - Oct 22
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 53m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

Nonstop

3h 15m
$470

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Albuquerque

Save time with Albuquerque to Chicago direct flight deals
Oct 26 - Nov 1
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 51m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

Nonstop

3h 09m
$284

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 7 - Nov 9
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 51m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

Nonstop

3h 08m
$298

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 31 - Nov 9
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

Nonstop

3h 15m
$299

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Last minute flights from Albuquerque to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Albuquerque, departing today and this week
Oct 8 - Oct 22
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

6h 52m
$260

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 4 - Oct 27
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 50m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

14h 52m
$276

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 8 - Oct 11
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

ABQ

Albuquerque

1 stop

14h 52m
$296

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

One-way flights to Chicago from Albuquerque

The cheapest one-way flights from Albuquerque to Chicago
Oct 13
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 57m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 13
ABQ

Albuquerque

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

15h 09m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 22
ABQ

Albuquerque

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 00m
$112

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Albuquerque to Chicago?

Most people fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) if they book a flight from Albuquerque to Chicago. On average, Albuquerque has 8 outbound flights to Chicago per day from 5 airlines. Albuquerque is conveniently located just 3.9 mi from Albuquerque’s city center.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Albuquerque to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Albuquerque to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $172, but on average you can expect to pay $221.

Are there nonstop flights from Albuquerque to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Albuquerque to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Albuquerque to Chicago is less than $335.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Albuquerque to Chicago?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 6 flights from Albuquerque to Chicago a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Albuquerque to Chicago?

Frontier and Spirit Airlines can get you from Albuquerque to Chicago in just under 11h. Your travel time can differ by up to 4h 09m. Airlines will cover a distance of 1121 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, Frontier ($172), and Spirit Airlines ($226) offers the cheapest pricing from Albuquerque to Chicago. Frontier is priced at 60% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$86 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Spirit Airlines and American Airlines, with prices starting from $112 and $142, respectively.

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

When booking a flight from Albuquerque to Chicago, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Juneyao Airlines or Spirit Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Albuquerque to Chicago?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Albuquerque to Chicago consider choosing SkyWest Airlines (86%), Air Canada (85%) or Lufthansa (85%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Albuquerque to Chicago?

While on average a flight from Albuquerque to Chicago is generally $578, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $175. When looking at the most popular route, (Albuquerque - Chicago O'Hare Intl), you can expect to pay $205 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Albuquerque to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from Albuquerque to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Albuquerque to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$184Average$432FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$217Average$470FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$285Average$589FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Albuquerque to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Albuquerque to Chicago
17%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
67%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
16%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Albuquerque to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Albuquerque to Chicago
Sunday6daily flights
Monday8daily flights
Tuesday9daily flights
Wednesday10daily flights
Thursday12daily flights
Friday9daily flights
Saturday5daily flights