Cheap flights from Dubuque to Chicago (DBQ - CHI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Dubuque (DBQ) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best DBQ to CHI flight in 2021: compare Dubuque to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Dubuque to Chicago?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 22% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chicago from Dubuque. Prices for April average $135 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $33. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 49% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dubuque to Chicago (DBQ - CHI)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 4% on flights from Dubuque to Chicago by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Dubuque to Chicago in July, August 2021

The best prices found for DBQ to CHI flights for July, August
31 Jul - 1 Aug
$587pp
DBQ
Dubuque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DBQ
Dubuque

Dubuque to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Dubuque found for this year
15 Oct - 19 Oct
$233pp
DBQ
Dubuque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DBQ
Dubuque
2 Oct - 9 Oct
$316pp
DBQ
Dubuque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DBQ
Dubuque
31 Jul - 1 Aug
$587pp
DBQ
Dubuque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DBQ
Dubuque

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Dubuque

Save time with Dubuque to Chicago direct flight deals
15 Oct - 19 Oct
$233pp
DBQ
Dubuque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DBQ
Dubuque
2 Oct - 9 Oct
$316pp
DBQ
Dubuque
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DBQ
Dubuque

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Flight FAQs

From Dubuque to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Dubuque 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 Dubuque 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 Dubuque to Chicago have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

American Airlines is one of the carriers that may have flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

For a flight from Dubuque to Chicago, you will be flying from Dubuque. Dubuque (DBQ) is just 7.1 mi from the center of the city. Dubuque is the only Dubuque airport and it handles 1 outbound flight to Chicago per day. 1 airline has flights to Chicago from Dubuque on a regular basis.

Can I find flights from Dubuque to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubuque to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $233, but on average you can expect to pay $274.

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

Cheapflights has at least 2 direct flights from Dubuque to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dubuque to Chicago is less than $274.

What days are nonstop flights available from Dubuque to Chicago?

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

Is Dubuque weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 84 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Chicago is generally hotter than in Dubuque. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Dubuque to Chicago?

Airlines like American Airlines fly from Dubuque to Chicago in about 1h 08m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Dubuque to Chicago is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $233 on this airline. American Airlines is currently priced 42% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Dubuque 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 Dubuque.

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

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Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dubuque to Chicago.
Flight duration
1h 02m
Average temperature for August in Chicago
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Chicago
3.9 ″

Airports servicing Dubuque

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Dubuque to Chicago

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Weekly flight availability
from Dubuque to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dubuque to Chicago.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
2 daily flights
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