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Cheap flights from Birmingham, USA to Chicago (BHM - CHI)

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The best prices from Birmingham, USA to Chicago are usually found in February or November, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Birmingham, USA (BHM) to Chicago (CHI)

BHM - CHI
Price
$308 - $329
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 2% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Round-trip from $308 From Birmingham, USA to Chicago
One-way from $153 One-way flight from Birmingham, USA 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 Birmingham, USA to Chicago?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Chicago. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 37 days in advance to save up to 10% 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 37 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 Birmingham, USA to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $177, or $177 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Birmingham, USA to Chicago (BHM - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Birmingham, USA to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. If a flight is in the morning is possible it can save you up to 5% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Birmingham, USA to Chicago in August, September 2020

The best prices found for BHM to CHI flights for August, September
6 Aug - 8 Aug
$157pp
BHM
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham
6 Aug - 8 Aug
$160pp
BHM
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
6 Aug - 8 Aug
$166pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham

Birmingham, USA to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Birmingham, USA found for this year
6 Aug - 8 Aug
$157pp
BHM
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham
6 Aug - 8 Aug
$160pp
BHM
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
6 Aug - 8 Aug
$166pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Birmingham, USA

Save time with Birmingham, USA to Chicago direct flight deals
6 Aug - 8 Aug
$157pp
BHM
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham
3 Aug - 9 Aug
$167pp
BHM
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham
7 Aug - 9 Aug
$177pp
BHM
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham

Last minute flights from Birmingham, USA to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Birmingham, USA, departing today and this week
25 Jul - 1 Aug
$230pp
BHM
Birmingham
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Sun Country Air
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
28 Jul - 4 Aug
$236pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
28 Jul - 4 Aug
$297pp
BHM
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham

One-way flights to Chicago from Birmingham, USA

The cheapest one-way flights from Birmingham, USA to Chicago
10:36 am - 5:24 pm
Delta
2 Stops
6h 48m
BHM - ORD
Delta
$153
Delta
3:00 am - 12:11 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
9h 11m
BHM - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$747
United
4:04 am - 1:12 pm
Linear Air Taxi
2 Stops
9h 08m
BHM - MDW
Linear Air Taxi
$4922
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Birmingham, USA to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Birmingham, USA 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 Birmingham, USA 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 Birmingham, USA to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham, USA to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $157, but on average you can expect to pay $211.

Are there nonstop flights from Birmingham, USA to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Birmingham, USA to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Birmingham, USA to Chicago is less than $296.

Are there last-minute flights available from Birmingham, USA to Chicago for under $300?

There are currently 14+ open flights from Birmingham, USA to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Is Birmingham, USA weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Chicago is generally colder than in Birmingham, USA.

How long is the flight from Birmingham, USA to Chicago?

There are many flights that can get you from Birmingham, USA to Chicago in 2h 11m. Fly via Sun Country Air or Delta to get the fastest option. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Birmingham, USA to Chicago round-trip?

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $166. Another option worth looking into is Sun Country Air, starting at $230 round trip. You may be able to fly from Birmingham, USA to Chicago for 48% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Delta, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $83. Delta is not the only option available. At the moment, Linear Air Taxi is another option, for $3095.

Alternative routes for Birmingham, USA to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Birmingham, USA to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 03m
Average temperature for August in Chicago
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Chicago
3.9 ″

Airports servicing Birmingham

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Birmingham, USA to Chicago

Morning 6 AM to noon 42% of BHM to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 41% of BHM to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 17% of BHM to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of BHM to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Birmingham, USA to Chicago
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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