Cheap flights from Galveston to Chicago (CHI)

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The best prices from Galveston to Chicago are usually found in October or January, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Galveston to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best null to CHI flight in 2022: compare Galveston to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
G4L - CHI
Price
$137 - $288
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Rainfall
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$137

From Galveston to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$133

One-way flight from Galveston to Chicago (CHI)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Galveston to Chicago (G4L - CHI)?

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

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 42 days in advance, which can save you up to 47% on flights from Galveston to Chicago compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 42 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $215. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $298.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from Galveston. Users have commonly found prices around $202 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $61. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

Cheap flights from Galveston to Chicago in August, September 2022

The best prices found for Galveston to CHI flights for August, September
30 Aug - 13 Sep
$198pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
30 Aug - 31 Aug
$198pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
30 Aug - 13 Sep
$202pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby

Galveston to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Galveston found for this year
30 Aug - 13 Sep
$198pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
30 Aug - 31 Aug
$198pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
30 Aug - 13 Sep
$202pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby

Cheap American Airlines flights from Galveston to Chicago

1 Nov - 5 Nov
$246pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$256pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
23 Aug - 23 Aug
$296pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Galveston to Chicago

4 Sep - 11 Sep
$345pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby

Last minute flights from Galveston to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Galveston, departing today and this week
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$237pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$256pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$261pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
   
2 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby

One-way flights to Chicago from Galveston

The cheapest one-way flights from Galveston to Chicago
6:58 am - 5:00 pm
Delta
2 Stops
10h 02m
HOU - ORD
Delta
$133
Delta
8:01 am - 1:17 am
Frontier
2 Stops
17h 16m
HOU - MDW
Frontier
$134
CheapOair
7:47 am - 1:10 pm
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
5h 23m
HOU - MDW
Allegiant Air
$138
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Flight FAQs

From Galveston to Chicago

Which airlines flying from Galveston to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines flying from Galveston to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Galveston to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $198, but on average you can expect to pay $219.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Galveston to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Galveston to Chicago?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

19 flight departures from Galveston to Chicago per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 16% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 16% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 58% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 11% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Galveston to Chicago?

Delta, Frontier, and American Airlines can get you from Galveston to Chicago in just under 5h 05m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 56m. There are 930 mi between Galveston and Chicago. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $96. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and Allegiant Air, as they are both options that can get you from Galveston to Chicago for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from Galveston to Chicago?

While on average a flight from Galveston to Chicago is generally $286, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $63. When looking at the most popular route, (Houston Hobby - Chicago Midway), you can expect to pay $169 for that flight.

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

Before booking your flight from Galveston to Chicago check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Delta.

What are the most reliable airlines from Galveston to Chicago?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Galveston to Chicago are Cathay Pacific (100%), Spirit Airlines (90%) and Royal Jordanian (89%).

What are the most popular routes from Galveston to Chicago?

When deciding which route to take from Galveston to Chicago consider Houston Hobby - Chicago Midway, Houston Hobby - Chicago O'Hare Intl or Houston Hobby - Chicago Greater Rockford as they are the most popular.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Galveston 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 Galveston.

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

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Alternative routes for Galveston to Chicago

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

Top 6 airlines flying from Galveston to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Galveston 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
Juneyao Airlines
$16 $24 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$49 $201 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$71 $231 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$81 $227 No cancel fee 71%
Frontier
$172 $451 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$174 $431 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Galveston to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Galveston towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 36% of Galveston to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 30% of Galveston to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 19% of Galveston to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 15% of Galveston to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Galveston to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Galveston to Chicago.
Sunday
14 daily flights
Monday
14 daily flights
Tuesday
14 daily flights
Wednesday
14 daily flights
Thursday
14 daily flights
Friday
14 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights