Cheap flights from Dayton to Chicago (DAY - CHI)

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The best prices from Dayton to Chicago are usually found in May or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Dayton (DAY) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best DAY to CHI flight in 2021: compare Dayton to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
DAY - CHI
Price
$175 - $256
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Precipitation
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Average price

$228

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$175

From Dayton to Chicago (CHI)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Dayton to Chicago (DAY - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Dayton to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 11% on airfare.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 82% on flights from Dayton to Chicago compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $261. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $399.

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

Flights from Dayton to Chicago lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Dayton to Chicago in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $100.

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

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 25% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

Cheap flights from Dayton to Chicago in October, November 2021

The best prices found for DAY to CHI flights for October, November
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$97pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
8 Nov - 8 Nov
$128pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
8 Nov - 8 Nov
$130pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton

Dayton to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Dayton found for this year
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$97pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
8 Nov - 8 Nov
$128pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
8 Nov - 8 Nov
$130pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Dayton

Save time with Dayton to Chicago direct flight deals
8 Nov - 8 Nov
$128pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
22 Nov - 29 Nov
$133pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
19 Dec - 8 Jan
$143pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton

Last minute flights from Dayton to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Dayton, departing today and this week
1 Nov - 8 Nov
$262pp
DAY
Dayton
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$280pp
DAY
Dayton
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton
1 Nov - 20 Nov
$280pp
DAY
Dayton
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton

One-way flights to Chicago from Dayton

The cheapest one-way flights from Dayton to Chicago
3:00 am - 9:23 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
7h 23m
DAY - ORD
United Airlines
$206
United
7:00 am - 4:17 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
10h 17m
DAY - ORD
American Airlines
11:29 am - 7:23 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
32h 54m
DAY - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$238
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Flight FAQs

From Dayton to Chicago

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

Most people fly from Dayton (DAY) if they book a flight from Dayton to Chicago. On average, Dayton has 22 outbound flights to Chicago per day from 3 airlines. Dayton is conveniently located just 10.0 mi from Dayton’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Dayton 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 Delta flying from Dayton to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dayton to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $151, but on average you can expect to pay $292.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dayton to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dayton to Chicago is less than $222.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dayton to Chicago for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dayton to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Dayton to Chicago?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 21 flights from Dayton to Chicago a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 38% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 62% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dayton to Chicago?

Departing from Dayton to Chicago will take you 3h 27m. There are 241 mi between Dayton and Chicago.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Dayton to Chicago round-trip?

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $151. You may be able to fly from Dayton to Chicago for 31% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

$132 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from United Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $137 and $183, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Dayton to Chicago?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Dayton to Chicago? While on average our users pay $496, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $134. The most popular route (Dayton - Chicago O'Hare Intl), is priced around $151.

What are the most popular routes from Dayton to Chicago?

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

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Dayton to Chicago.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dayton to Chicago?

Before booking your flight to Chicago from Dayton, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Envoy Air (98%), Iberia (93%), SkyWest Airlines( 90%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dayton must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Dayton are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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

Returning to Dayton from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Dayton.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Dayton.

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Alternative routes for Dayton 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 Dayton to Chicago.
Average temperature for October in Chicago
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Chicago
2.6 ″

Airports servicing Dayton

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 3 airlines flying from Dayton to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dayton 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
Delta
$104 $270 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$137 $218 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$137 $260 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Dayton to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dayton towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 64% of DAY to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 26% of DAY to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 10% of DAY to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of DAY to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Dayton to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dayton to Chicago.
Sunday
17 daily flights
Monday
25 daily flights
Tuesday
24 daily flights
Wednesday
25 daily flights
Thursday
17 daily flights
Friday
24 daily flights
Saturday
24 daily flights
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