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
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

$175

Average for round-trip flights in May 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 11% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Dayton to Chicago in May, June 2021

The best prices found for DAY to CHI flights for May, June
25 May - 1 Jun
$257pp
DAY
Dayton
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
26 Jun - 27 Jun
$258pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
26 Jun - 27 Jun
$264pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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 Sep - 22 Sep
$133pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
25 Sep - 29 Sep
$151pp
DAY
Dayton
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton
26 Aug - 7 Sep
$151pp
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

Save time with Dayton to Chicago direct flight deals
11 Sep - 22 Sep
$133pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
10 Sep - 20 Sep
$153pp
DAY
Dayton
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
6 Sep - 24 Sep
$173pp
DAY
Dayton
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American 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
21 May - 23 May
$287pp
DAY
Dayton
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DAY
Dayton
22 May - 24 May
$305pp
DAY
Dayton
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton
22 May - 24 May
$305pp
DAY
Dayton
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
DAY
Dayton

One-way flights to Chicago from Dayton

The cheapest one-way flights from Dayton to Chicago
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Major Airline
2 Stops
9h 00m
DAY - ORD
Major Airline
$241
StudentUniverse
1:00 am - 8:20 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
8h 20m
DAY - ORD
American Airlines
8:11 am - 12:41 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
29h 30m
DAY - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$254
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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.

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.

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 20 outbound flights to Chicago per day from 3 airlines. Dayton is conveniently located just 10.0 mi from Dayton’s city center.

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 United Airlines for just $133, but on average you can expect to pay $193.

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 $390.

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?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Wednesday.

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

Travelers can expect 2 flights from Dayton to Chicago on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% 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 12m. 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 United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $133 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and American Airlines, starting at $151 and $173 round-trip. United Airlines is currently priced 39% 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 ($148), American Airlines ($174), and Major Airline ($175).

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.
Flight duration
1h 18m
Average temperature for May in Chicago
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Chicago
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Dayton

Airports servicing Chicago

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
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

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dayton towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 54% of DAY to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 45% of DAY to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% 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
21 daily flights
Monday
21 daily flights
Tuesday
20 daily flights
Wednesday
21 daily flights
Thursday
20 daily flights
Friday
21 daily flights
Saturday
17 daily flights
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