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Cheap flights from Charleston to Chicago (CHS - CHI)

The best prices from Charleston to Chicago are usually found in August or September, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Charleston to Chicago

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

CHS - CHI

Price

$159 - $319

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Precipitation

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$159

From Charleston to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$102

One-way flight from Charleston to Chicago (CHI)

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

Leaving on a Monday 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 31% on the overall cost on flights from Charleston to Chicago.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 44 days in advance to save up to 50% 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 44 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 Charleston to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $305, or $397 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from Charleston. Users have commonly found prices around $250 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $145. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Charleston to Chicago (CHS - CHI)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 5% on flights from Charleston to Chicago by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Charleston to Chicago in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CHS to CHI flights for January, February
Feb 4 - Feb 7
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

1 stop

7h 27m
$161

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

Feb 4 - Feb 7
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

1 stop

7h 27m
$162

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 25 - Feb 28
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

1 stop

7h 41m
$164

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Charleston to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Charleston found for this year
Feb 4 - Feb 7
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

1 stop

7h 27m
$161

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Feb 4 - Feb 7
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

1 stop

7h 27m
$162

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 25 - Feb 28
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

1 stop

7h 41m
$164

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Charleston

Save time with Charleston to Chicago direct flight deals
Feb 5 - Feb 5
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 44m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

Nonstop

2h 20m
$198

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 4 - Feb 7
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 32m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

Nonstop

2h 20m
$208

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 4 - Feb 6
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 32m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

Nonstop

2h 20m
$218

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Last minute flights from Charleston to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Charleston, departing today and this week
Jan 25 - Jan 26
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

22h 27m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

Nonstop

2h 20m
$181

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 27 - Jan 31
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

20h 19m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

1 stop

13h 55m
$196

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 28 - Jan 31
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CHS

Charleston

1 stop

13h 55m
$204

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

One-way flights to Chicago All airports from Charleston

The cheapest one-way flights from Charleston to Chicago
Feb 14
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 13m
$81

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 24
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 35m
$82

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Feb 17
CHS

Charleston

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 35m
$85

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Charleston to Chicago, you will be flying from Charleston. Charleston (CHS) is just 10.2 mi from the center of the city. Charleston is the only Charleston airport and it handles 11 outbound flights to Chicago per day. 6 airlines have flights to Chicago from Charleston on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Charleston 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 Charleston to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Charleston to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $161, but on average you can expect to pay $188.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Charleston to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Charleston to Chicago is less than $278.

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

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

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

Our cheapest airline available from Charleston to Chicago is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $177 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and JetBlue, starting at $198 and $204 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Charleston to Chicago for 29% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Charleston to Chicago are United Airlines ($99), JetBlue ($102), and American Airlines ($107).

What are the most popular routes from Charleston to Chicago?

Most travelers choose Charleston - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Charleston - Chicago Midway or Charleston - Chicago Greater Rockford when deciding on the best route from Charleston to Chicago.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Charleston to Chicago.

What are the most reliable airlines from Charleston to Chicago?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Charleston to Chicago are SkyWest Airlines (89%), Air Canada (89%) and ANA (88%).

What are the cheapest flights from Charleston to Chicago?

On average you can expect to pay $245 for a flight from Charleston to Chicago. The cheapest flight overall is $78 while the most popular route, (Charleston - Chicago O'Hare Intl) is currently priced at $164.

Can I fly to Chicago from Charleston right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Chicago within the United States

Most visitors from Charleston need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Charleston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Charleston are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Can I fly back to Charleston from Chicago?

Returning to Charleston from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Charleston.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Charleston.

Alternative routes for Charleston to Chicago

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Charleston to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Charleston to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$107
Average$310
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$108
Average$221
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$118
Average$301
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Charleston to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Charleston to Chicago
31%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
24%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
45%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Charleston to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Charleston to Chicago
Sunday13daily flights
Monday12daily flights
Tuesday13daily flights
Wednesday12daily flights
Thursday13daily flights
Friday13daily flights
Saturday5daily flights