Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to Chicago (CHI)

DFW — CHI
Oct 4 — Oct 111

How to find the cheapest flight from Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best DFW to CHI flight in 2022: compare Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

DFW - CHI

Price

$127 - $291

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Rainfall

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop
Round-trip from$127From Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago (CHI)
One-way from$71One-way flight from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago (CHI)

How far in advance should I book a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago?

Users have found that booking a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago at least 37 days early can save you up to 51% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 37 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago for as little as $234 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $304 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago?

October can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $213. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $58. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago (DFW - CHI)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago in September, October 2022

The best prices found for DFW to CHI flights for September, October
Oct 26 - Nov 2
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 22 - Oct 26
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 29 - Nov 1
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$84

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth found for this year
Oct 26 - Nov 2
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 8 - Nov 12
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 28m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 29 - Nov 1
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$84

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago

Oct 12 - Oct 19
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 32m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 30m
$94

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 26 - Nov 2
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 32m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 30m
$96

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 19 - Oct 26
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 32m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 30m
$97

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

  • If you’re traveling from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Spirit Airlines. Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago flights are typically 32% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $294.22 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $99. When traveling from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago on Spirit Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Dallas/Fort Worth Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. When flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago, Spirit Airlines flights are 21% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Frontier flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago

Oct 26 - Nov 2
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 8 - Nov 12
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 28m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 29 - Nov 1
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$84

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago is Frontier. Flights from Frontier traveling this route typically cost $419.61 RT. This price is typically 19% cheaper than other airlines that offer Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $97. Dallas/Fort Worth Airport is the most common Dallas/Fort Worth Airport airport to take off from when flying to Chicago. Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Chicago. When flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago, Frontier flights are 17% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth

Save time with Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago direct flight deals
Oct 26 - Nov 2
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 8 - Nov 12
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 28m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 29 - Nov 1
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$84

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Last minute flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth, departing today and this week
Oct 4 - Oct 12
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 10m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$99

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 5 - Oct 5
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$101

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 5 - Oct 12
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$104

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

One-way flights to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth

The cheapest one-way flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago
Oct 26
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 29
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 18m
$41

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 15
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 32m
$44

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago flights.

Which airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $79, but on average you can expect to pay $95.

Are there nonstop flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago is less than $96.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago?

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

How many flights depart from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 52 flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 19% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 21% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 21% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 38% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago?

Departing from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago will take you 2h 18m. There are 806 mi between Dallas/Fort Worth Airport and Chicago. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago round-trip?

Frontier, at $79, was found to be the cheapest airline from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Spirit Airlines. Frontier is 62% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular routes from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago?

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

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago?

The most popular airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago are American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Delta. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago?

Consider ANA (91%), Republic Airways (83%) or Brussels Airlines (83%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $69. While the most popular route (Dallas/Fort Worth - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $94 on average our data indicates $416 when flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Chicago.

Alternative routes for Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 7 airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$29Average$201FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$51Average$191FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$72Average$272FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$97Average$420FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$99Average$294FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$281Average$321FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago
12%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
44%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
34%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
10%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dallas/Fort Worth to Chicago
Sunday39daily flights
Monday41daily flights
Tuesday43daily flights
Wednesday56daily flights
Thursday69daily flights
Friday40daily flights
Saturday35daily flights