Cheap flights from Chattanooga to Chicago (CHA - CHI)

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The best prices from Chattanooga Lovell Field to Chicago are usually found in August or April, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chattanooga (CHA) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best CHA to CHI flight in 2022: compare Chattanooga to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
CHA - CHI
Price
$212 - $322
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Precipitation
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$212

From Chattanooga Lovell Field to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$205

One-way flight from Chattanooga Lovell Field to Chicago (CHI)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Chattanooga to Chicago?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 38 days in advance to save up to 45% 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 38 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 Chattanooga to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $355, or $457 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flying to your destination on a Monday 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.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chattanooga to Chicago (CHA - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chattanooga to Chicago in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 13% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Chattanooga with a flight ticket averaging about $294. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $147. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of November.

Cheap flights from Chattanooga to Chicago in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CHA to CHI flights for January, February
1 Feb - 2 Feb
$202pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
10 Feb - 14 Feb
$250pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
23 Feb - 1 Mar
$263pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field

Chattanooga Lovell Field to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Chattanooga found for this year
1 Feb - 2 Feb
$202pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
10 Feb - 14 Feb
$250pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
23 Feb - 1 Mar
$263pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Chattanooga

Save time with Chattanooga to Chicago direct flight deals
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$266pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
3 Feb - 7 Feb
$271pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
4 Feb - 6 Feb
$276pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field

Last minute flights from Chattanooga to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Chattanooga, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 30 Jan
$309pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
28 Jan - 30 Jan
$324pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
28 Jan - 30 Jan
$327pp
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
CHA
Chattanooga Lovell Field

One-way flights to Chicago from Chattanooga

The cheapest one-way flights from Chattanooga to Chicago
2:53 pm - 9:43 am
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
19h 50m
CHA - MDW
Allegiant Air
$205
Kiwi.com
8:35 am - 4:25 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
44h 50m
CHA - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$277
Kiwi.com
2:58 pm - 7:14 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 16m
CHA - ORD
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Chattanooga to Chicago

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

If you book a flight to Chicago from Chattanooga, you will be flying from Lovell Field, which is the city’s only airport. Chattanooga Lovell Field (CHA) is located 6.0 mi from the center of Chattanooga. There is 1 flight from Lovell Field to Chicago per day from 3 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chattanooga Lovell Field to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chattanooga to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chattanooga to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $202, but on average you can expect to pay $274.

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

Cheapflights has at least 10 direct flights from Chattanooga to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chattanooga to Chicago is less than $345.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chattanooga to Chicago for under $400?

There are currently 14+ open flights from Chattanooga to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chattanooga to Chicago round-trip from $202. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $266, and Delta, from $284. American Airlines is 31% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is American Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $131. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from Chattanooga to Chicago for a low price.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chattanooga to Chicago?

Before booking your flight to Chicago from Chattanooga, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: SkyWest Airlines (68%), United Airlines (65%), Air Wisconsin( 56%).

What are the most popular routes from Chattanooga to Chicago?

When deciding which route to take from Chattanooga to Chicago consider Chattanooga Lovell Field - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Chattanooga Lovell Field - Chicago Midway or Chattanooga Lovell Field - Chicago Greater Rockford as they are the most popular.

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

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Chattanooga to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Chattanooga to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $112. While the most popular route (Chattanooga Lovell Field - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $263 on average our data indicates $222 when flying from Chattanooga to Chicago.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from Chattanooga?

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

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chattanooga Lovell Field are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Do I need a test to fly back to Chattanooga from Chicago?

Returning to Chattanooga Lovell Field 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 Chattanooga Lovell Field.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Chattanooga Lovell Field.

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Alternative routes for Chattanooga to Chicago

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

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chattanooga to Chicago.
Flight duration from CHA to Chicago
1h 58m
Average temperature for January in Chicago
33.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Chicago
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Chattanooga

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 3 airlines flying from Chattanooga Lovell Field to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chattanooga to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
$206 $351 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$226 $390 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$265 $354 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Chattanooga to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chattanooga towards Chicago.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 50% of CHA to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 50% of CHA to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of CHA to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CHA to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chattanooga to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chattanooga to Chicago.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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