Cheap flights from Columbia to Chicago (COU - CHI)

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The best prices from Columbia to Chicago are usually found in June or April, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbia (COU) to Chicago (CHI)

COU - CHI
Price
$220 - $290
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$220

From Columbia to Chicago

One-way from

$87

One-way flight from Columbia 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 Columbia to Chicago?

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 30% 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 Columbia to Chicago?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 20 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 20 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 Columbia to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $137, or $157 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chicago from Columbia. Prices for April average $135 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $33. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 49% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbia to Chicago (COU - CHI)?

It’s optimal to fly from Columbia to Chicago in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 35% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Columbia to Chicago in February, March 2021

17 Mar - 22 Mar
$173pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$191pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
COU
Columbia Regional
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$193pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional

Columbia to Chicago 2021 flight deals

17 Mar - 22 Mar
$173pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
13 May - 15 May
$182pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
COU
Columbia Regional
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$191pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
COU
Columbia Regional

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Columbia

17 Mar - 22 Mar
$173pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$193pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
29 Mar - 31 May
$207pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional

Last minute flights from Columbia to Chicago

6 Mar - 9 Mar
$393pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
6 Mar - 9 Mar
$411pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
COU
Columbia Regional
6 Mar - 9 Mar
$503pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
COU
Columbia Regional

One-way flights to Chicago from Columbia

4:35 am - 5:59 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 24m
COU - ORD
United Airlines
$87
United
4:33 am - 6:00 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 27m
COU - ORD
United Airlines
$107
United
4:33 am - 6:00 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 27m
COU - ORD
United Airlines
$212
United

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Flight FAQs

From Columbia to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Columbia 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 Columbia 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.

Which airlines flying from Columbia Regional 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 Major Airline flying from Columbia Regional to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbia to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $173, but on average you can expect to pay $241.

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

Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from Columbia to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbia to Chicago is less than $388.

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

There are currently 5+ open flights from Columbia to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $400.

Is Columbia weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

With an average temperature of 90 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Chicago are colder than in Columbia.

How long is the flight from Columbia to Chicago?

Airlines like United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Columbia to Chicago in about 1h 24m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

According to our current data, United Airlines ($173), and American Airlines ($177) offers the cheapest pricing from Columbia to Chicago. Users have found that United Airlines is 30% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $87. Check flights for American Airlines, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Columbia to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Flight duration
1h 27m
Average temperature for February in Chicago
39.2 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Chicago
1.0 ″

Airports servicing Columbia

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Columbia to Chicago

Morning 6 AM to noon 100% of COU to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of COU to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of COU to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of COU to CHI departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Columbia to Chicago
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
0 flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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