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Cheap flights from Cincinnati to Chicago (CVG - CHI)

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The best prices from Cincinnati to Chicago are usually found in January or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Cincinnati (CVG) to Chicago (CHI)

CVG - CHI
Price
$144 - $178
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop
Round-trip from $144 From Cincinnati to Chicago
One-way from $133 One-way flight from Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati to Chicago?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 19% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Cincinnati to Chicago at least 37 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 37 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Cincinnati to Chicago for as little as $177 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $177 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cincinnati to Chicago (CVG - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Cincinnati to Chicago in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Cincinnati to Chicago in August, September 2020

The best prices found for CVG to CHI flights for August, September
5 Aug - 5 Aug
$97pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
5 Aug - 15 Sep
$100pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
7 Aug - 10 Aug
$101pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Cincinnati to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Cincinnati found for this year
1 Sep - 1 Sep
$97pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
1 Sep - 19 Sep
$100pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
7 Aug - 10 Aug
$101pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Cincinnati

Save time with Cincinnati to Chicago direct flight deals
1 Sep - 19 Sep
$97pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
2 Aug - 6 Aug
$107pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
7 Aug - 9 Aug
$117pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Last minute flights from Cincinnati to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Cincinnati, departing today and this week
24 Jul - 27 Jul
$118pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
27 Jul - 30 Jul
$120pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
23 Jul - 26 Jul
$121pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

One-way flights to Chicago from Cincinnati

The cheapest one-way flights from Cincinnati to Chicago
10:00 am - 3:05 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 05m
CVG - ORD
Delta
$133
Delta
2:38 pm - 10:44 am
Allegiant Air
3 Stops
45h 06m
CVG - RFD
Allegiant Air
$162
Kiwi.com
4:20 am - 12:22 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
9h 02m
CVG - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$451
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Cincinnati to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cincinnati to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $97, but on average you can expect to pay $113.

Are there nonstop flights from Cincinnati to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Cincinnati to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Cincinnati to Chicago is less than $1124.

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

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

Is Cincinnati weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 86 °F range in July. The weather in Chicago is generally colder than Cincinnati's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Cincinnati to Chicago?

For as low as $117, Cape Air can have you in Chicago from Cincinnati in 1h 24m. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $106, Delta will fly you from Cincinnati to Chicago and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Cape Air and Allegiant Air - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $117 and $161, respectively. Delta is 32% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$53 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Delta. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Allegiant Air and Linear Air Taxi, with prices starting from $75 and $1450, respectively.

Alternative routes for Cincinnati to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cincinnati to Chicago
Flight duration
1h 20m
Average temperature for August in Chicago
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Chicago
3.9 ″

Airports servicing Cincinnati

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Cincinnati to Chicago

Morning 6 AM to noon 68% of CVG to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 26% of CVG to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 5% of CVG to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CVG to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Cincinnati to Chicago
Sunday
37 daily flights
Monday
38 daily flights
Tuesday
36 daily flights
Wednesday
36 daily flights
Thursday
34 daily flights
Friday
36 daily flights
Saturday
31 daily flights
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