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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

$109

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 48% 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 $213, or $293 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chicago from Columbia. Prices for August average $182 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $64. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 34% on your journey compared to booking in August

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 November, December 2020

The best prices found for COU to CHI flights for November, December
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$217pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
16 Dec - 7 Jan
$221pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$226pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
COU
Columbia Regional

Columbia to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Columbia found for next year
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$217pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
16 Dec - 7 Jan
$221pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$226pp
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

Save time with Columbia to Chicago direct flight deals
24 Jan - 31 Jan
$217pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
21 Dec - 28 Dec
$227pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
21 Dec - 7 Jan
$253pp
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

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Columbia, departing today and this week
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$359pp
COU
Columbia Regional
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
COU
Columbia Regional
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$368pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
COU
Columbia Regional
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$520pp
COU
Columbia Regional
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
COU
Columbia Regional

One-way flights to Chicago from Columbia

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbia to Chicago
1:30 am - 3:02 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 32m
COU - ORD
United Airlines
$109
United
3:28 am - 5:05 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 37m
COU - ORD
United Airlines
$194
United
7:58 am - 2:21 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
6h 23m
COU - ORD
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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

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 American Airlines for just $198, but on average you can expect to pay $278.

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

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Columbia to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbia to Chicago is less than $1,880.

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

There are currently 4+ open flights from Columbia to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Columbia to Chicago?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average 1 flight departs from Columbia Regional to Chicago per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

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 American Airlines, United Airlines, and Linear Air Taxi fly from Columbia to Chicago in about 1h 20m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. There are 316 mi between Columbia and Chicago. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($198), and United Airlines ($227) offers the cheapest pricing from Columbia to Chicago. Users have found that American Airlines is 20% 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 $109. Check flights for American Airlines, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Columbia to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Columbia to Chicago
Flight duration
1h 28m
Average temperature for November in Chicago
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Chicago
2.4 ″

Airports servicing Columbia

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Columbia to Chicago

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 46% of COU to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 27% of COU to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 27% of COU to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of COU to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Columbia to Chicago
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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