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)

DAY - CHI
Price
$175 - $256
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 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

$192

Average for round-trip flights in February 2021

Round-trip from

$175

From Dayton 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 Dayton to Chicago?

Users have found that flying from Dayton to Chicago on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 10% by booking at least 20 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Dayton to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $137.

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

Flights from Dayton to Chicago lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Dayton to Chicago in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $33.

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 8% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Dayton to Chicago in February, March 2021

31 Mar - 5 Apr
$99pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
15 Mar - 19 Mar
$119pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
25 Mar - 30 Mar
$137pp
DAY
Dayton
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton

Dayton to Chicago 2021 flight deals

1 Apr - 6 Apr
$99pp
DAY
Dayton
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
2 Apr - 10 Apr
$119pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
25 Mar - 30 Mar
$137pp
DAY
Dayton
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Dayton

1 Apr - 6 Apr
$99pp
DAY
Dayton
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
2 Apr - 10 Apr
$119pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
12 Mar - 19 Mar
$139pp
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

4 Mar - 7 Mar
$199pp
DAY
Dayton
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton
4 Mar - 7 Mar
$209pp
DAY
Dayton
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton
4 Mar - 7 Mar
$216pp
DAY
Dayton
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton

One-way flights to Chicago from Dayton

1:15 pm - 1:43 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 28m
DAY - ORD
United Airlines
$181
United
5:35 pm - 6:43 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
50h 08m
DAY - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$204
Kiwi.com
9:59 am - 4:44 am
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
19h 45m
DAY - RFD
Allegiant Air
$213
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Dayton to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Dayton 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 Dayton 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 Dayton to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Dayton 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 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 $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dayton to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $99, but on average you can expect to pay $179.

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

Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from Dayton to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dayton to Chicago is less than $256.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Dayton to Chicago?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Travelers can expect 3 flights from Dayton to Chicago on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 67% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures

Is Dayton weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

With an average temperature of 84 °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 the same as in Dayton.

How long is the flight from Dayton to Chicago?

Departing from Dayton to Chicago will take you 1h 16m. The distance between Dayton and Chicago is about 241 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Dayton to Chicago is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $99 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and Delta, starting at $119 and $137 round-trip. American Airlines is currently priced 54% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Dayton to Chicago are United Airlines ($121), American Airlines ($145), and Allegiant Air ($151).

Alternative routes for Dayton to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Flight duration
1h 22m
Average temperature for February in Chicago
39.2 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Chicago
1.0 ″

Airports servicing Dayton

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 3 airlines flying from Dayton to Chicago

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$137 $218 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$137 $260 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$104 $270 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Dayton to Chicago

Morning 6 AM to noon 65% of DAY to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 35% of DAY to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of DAY to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of DAY to CHI departures
Midnight
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Dayton to Chicago
Sunday
13 daily flights
Monday
14 daily flights
Tuesday
14 daily flights
Wednesday
16 daily flights
Thursday
14 daily flights
Friday
14 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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