Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago (DFW - CHI)

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The best prices from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago are usually found in August or July, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Dallas/Fort Worth Intl (DFW) to Chicago (CHI)

DFW - CHI
Price
$75 - $177
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 42% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$75

From Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago

One-way from

$43

One-way flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl 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 Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 22% 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 Dallas/Fort Worth Intl 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 Dallas/Fort Worth Intl 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 Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl. Users have commonly found prices around $135 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $33. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago (DFW - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 42% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago in March, April 2021

9 Apr - 11 Apr
$42pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Apr - 11 Apr
$43pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Apr - 11 Apr
$44pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago 2021 flight deals

9 Apr - 11 Apr
$42pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Apr - 11 Apr
$43pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Apr - 11 Apr
$44pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl

9 Apr - 11 Apr
$42pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Apr - 11 Apr
$43pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Apr - 11 Apr
$44pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Last minute flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago

11 Mar - 15 May
$47pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Mar - 12 Mar
$53pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
11 Mar - 17 Mar
$54pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way flights to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl

2:10 am - 4:32 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 22m
DFW - ORD
United Airlines
$43
United
9:19 am - 8:31 am
Frontier
1 Stop
23h 12m
DFW - ORD
Frontier
$50
FareScan
2:10 am - 7:20 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
17h 10m
DFW - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$56
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl 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 Dallas/Fort Worth Intl 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 Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Dallas/Fort Worth 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 Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $38, but on average you can expect to pay $52.

Are there nonstop flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago is less than $55.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago on average per day?

On average 19 flights depart from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 58% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 32% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 11% of flight departures

Is Dallas/Fort Worth Intl weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

With an average temperature of 97 °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 Dallas/Fort Worth Intl.

How long is the flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago?

Spirit Airlines and United Airlines can get you from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago in just under 2h 01m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. The distance between Dallas/Fort Worth Intl and Chicago is about 806 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $38. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 70% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $20. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Frontier, as they are both options that can get you from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago for a low price.

Alternative routes for Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Flight duration
2h 21m
Average temperature for March in Chicago
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Chicago
1.6 ″

Airports servicing Dallas

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 5 airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$71 $158 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$59 $168 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$48 $225 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$61 $234 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$77 $247 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago

Morning 6 AM to noon 47% of DFW to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 41% of DFW to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 7% of DFW to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 5% of DFW to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Dallas/Fort Worth Intl to Chicago
Sunday
39 daily flights
Monday
27 daily flights
Tuesday
17 daily flights
Wednesday
20 daily flights
Thursday
18 daily flights
Friday
38 daily flights
Saturday
22 daily flights
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