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The best prices from Charlotte to Chicago are usually found in January or August, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Charlotte (CLT) to Chicago (CHI)

CLT - CHI
Price
$279 - $303
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 4% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$279

From Charlotte to Chicago

One-way from

$77

One-way flight from Charlotte 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 Charlotte to Chicago?

Flights from Charlotte to Chicago are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chicago.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Charlotte 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 Charlotte 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 Charlotte to Chicago (CLT - CHI)?

When flying from Charlotte to Chicago, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 2% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Charlotte to Chicago in October, November 2020

The best prices found for CLT to CHI flights for October, November
20 Nov - 22 Nov
$88pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
20 Nov - 22 Nov
$112pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
7 Nov - 9 Nov
$115pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Charlotte to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Charlotte found for this year
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$69pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$72pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$77pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Charlotte

Save time with Charlotte to Chicago direct flight deals
7 Nov - 9 Nov
$115pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
24 Dec - 29 Dec
$155pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
3 Nov - 6 Nov
$165pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Last minute flights from Charlotte to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Charlotte, departing today and this week
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$131pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$134pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
31 Oct - 9 Nov
$141pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

One-way flights to Chicago from Charlotte

The cheapest one-way flights from Charlotte to Chicago
8:30 am - 9:40 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 10m
CLT - ORD
United Airlines
$77
United
1:00 am - 5:20 am
Delta
1 Stop
5h 20m
CLT - MDW
Delta
$78
Delta
2:00 pm - 7:01 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
6h 01m
CLT - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$81
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Charlotte to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Charlotte 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 Charlotte 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Charlotte Douglas to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

JetBlue, Southwest, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Charlotte Douglas to Chicago are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines flying from Charlotte Douglas to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Charlotte to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $69, but on average you can expect to pay $102.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Charlotte to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Charlotte to Chicago is less than $227.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Charlotte to Chicago?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average 24 flights depart from Charlotte Douglas to Chicago per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 29% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 71% of flight departures

Is Charlotte weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Temperatures around the 90 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Chicago is colder than in Charlotte. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Charlotte to Chicago?

A quick flight from Charlotte to Chicago can take about 2h 13m. American Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $115. Airlines will cover a distance of 602 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Charlotte to Chicago is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $69 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are American Airlines and Delta, starting at $115 and $116 round-trip. Spirit Airlines is priced at 76% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $42 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include American Airlines from $57 and Delta from $63 one-way.

Alternative routes for Charlotte to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Charlotte to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 06m
Average temperature for October in Chicago
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Chicago
2.6 ″

Airports servicing Charlotte

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Charlotte to Chicago

Morning 6 AM to noon 45% of CLT to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 39% of CLT to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 11% of CLT to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 5% of CLT to CHI departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Charlotte to Chicago
Sunday
38 daily flights
Monday
36 daily flights
Tuesday
32 daily flights
Wednesday
30 daily flights
Thursday
38 daily flights
Friday
38 daily flights
Saturday
33 daily flights
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