Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 64% on the overall cost on flights from Champaign to Chicago.
To save up to 10% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Champaign to Chicago from $137 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $157 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.
The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Chicago from Champaign average $135. You can even find prices in April for less than $135, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $33. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from Champaign. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 49%.
It’s optimal to fly from Champaign to Chicago at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 19% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.
|Early morning Midnight to 6 AM||63% of CMI to CHI departures|
|Afternoon Noon to 6 PM||37% of CMI to CHI departures|
|Morning 6 AM to noon||0% of CMI to CHI departures|
|Evening 6 PM to midnight||0% of CMI to CHI departures|