Cheap flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago (FWA - CHI)

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The best prices from Fort Wayne to Chicago are usually found in October or January, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Fort Wayne (FWA) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best FWA to CHI flight in 2022: compare Fort Wayne to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
FWA - CHI
Price
$149 - $610
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Rainfall
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 57% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

Average price

$610

Average for round-trip flights in June 2022

Round-trip from

$149

From Fort Wayne to Chicago (CHI)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Fort Wayne to Chicago?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from Fort Wayne. Users have commonly found prices around $260 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $101. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Fort Wayne to Chicago (FWA - CHI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Fort Wayne to Chicago in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 66% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

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

To save up to 26% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 29 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Fort Wayne to Chicago from $215 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $251 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Leaving on a Thursday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 48% on the overall cost on flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago.

Cheap flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago in June, July 2022

The best prices found for FWA to CHI flights for June, July
20 Jul - 23 Jul
$186pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
FWA
Fort Wayne
30 Jul - 31 Jul
$233pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne
7 Jul - 10 Jul
$258pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Fort Wayne found for this year
20 Jul - 23 Jul
$186pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
FWA
Fort Wayne
30 Jul - 31 Jul
$233pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne
1 Aug - 13 Aug
$258pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Fort Wayne

Save time with Fort Wayne to Chicago direct flight deals
30 Jul - 31 Jul
$233pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne
1 Aug - 13 Aug
$258pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne
2 Sep - 21 Sep
$268pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne

Last minute flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Fort Wayne, departing today and this week
7 Jul - 10 Jul
$258pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne
7 Jul - 9 Jul
$298pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FWA
Fort Wayne
3 Jul - 23 Jul
$306pp
FWA
Fort Wayne
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
FWA
Fort Wayne

One-way flights to Chicago from Fort Wayne

The cheapest one-way flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago
12:59 pm - 1:10 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 11m
FWA - ORD
United Airlines
$319
United
3:00 am - 5:13 am
Delta
1 Stop
3h 13m
FWA - ORD
Delta
$328
Delta
5:23 pm - 8:36 am
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
16h 13m
FWA - MDW
Allegiant Air
$407
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Flight FAQs

From Fort Wayne to Chicago

What airport do you fly from for flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago?

Fort Wayne (FWA), located 7.0 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago. 3 airlines have flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago on a regular basis. Booking flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 10 outbound flights to Chicago per day.

Which airlines flying from Fort Wayne 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 British Airways flying from Fort Wayne to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $186, but on average you can expect to pay $370.

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

Cheapflights has at least 9 direct flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Fort Wayne to Chicago is less than $331.

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

There are currently 19+ open flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Fort Wayne to Chicago?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Wednesday, Thursday.

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

2 flight departures from Fort Wayne to Chicago per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Fort Wayne to Chicago?

For as low as $186, Delta can have you in Chicago from Fort Wayne in 1h 06m. The distance between Fort Wayne and Chicago is about 157 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $186. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $258 and $277, respectively. You may be able to fly from Fort Wayne to Chicago for 28% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with American Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $204. Delta flights start at $213 while deals on United Airlines start at $319 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Fort Wayne to Chicago? While on average our users pay $246, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $117. The most popular route (Fort Wayne - Chicago O'Hare Intl), is priced around $320.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Fort Wayne to Chicago are Major Airline, American Airlines and British Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Fort Wayne to Chicago?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Fort Wayne to Chicago are Air Wisconsin (100%), United Airlines (86%) and Iberia (82%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from Fort Wayne?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Fort Wayne are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Chicago.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Fort Wayne from Chicago?

Returning to Fort Wayne from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Fort Wayne.

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

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Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Fort Wayne to Chicago.
Flight duration from FWA to Chicago
1h 07m
Average temperature for June in Chicago
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Chicago
3.4 ″

Airports servicing Fort Wayne

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 3 airlines flying from Fort Wayne to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Fort Wayne 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
British Airways
$80 $80 No cancel fee 70%
United Airlines
$88 $213 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$136 $229 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Fort Wayne to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Fort Wayne towards Chicago.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 66% of FWA to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 25% of FWA to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 9% of FWA to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of FWA to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Fort Wayne to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Fort Wayne to Chicago.
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
11 daily flights
Thursday
9 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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