Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago (JFK - CHI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best JFK to CHI flight in 2021: compare John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
JFK - CHI
Price
$176 - $288
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Precipitation
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$176

From New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$85

One-way flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $182 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $64. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago?

To save up to 48% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago from $213 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $293 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago (JFK - CHI)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago as you normally would.

Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago in October, November 2021

The best prices found for JFK to CHI flights for October, November
10 Nov - 13 Nov
$121pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
10 Nov - 15 Nov
$126pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
10 Nov - 13 Nov
$128pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from John F Kennedy Intl found for this year
10 Nov - 13 Nov
$121pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
10 Nov - 15 Nov
$126pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
10 Nov - 13 Nov
$128pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to Chicago from John F Kennedy Intl

Save time with John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago direct flight deals
10 Nov - 13 Nov
$121pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
10 Nov - 15 Nov
$126pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6 Dec - 7 Dec
$131pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from John F Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 29 Oct
$146pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
27 Oct - 26 Jan
$152pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
30 Oct - 4 Nov
$159pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Chicago from New York John F Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago
4:30 am - 10:05 am
Major Airline
1 Stop
6h 35m
JFK - ORD
Major Airline
$85
StudentUniverse
4:50 pm - 10:09 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
18h 19m
JFK - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$98
Aviakassa
2:10 am - 8:03 am
Delta
1 Stop
6h 53m
JFK - MDW
Delta
$101
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago

Which airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Delta, and JetBlue. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Major Airline for just $121, but on average you can expect to pay $140.

Are there nonstop flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago is less than $151.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 9 flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 11% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 89% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago?

Departing from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago will take you 2h 53m. New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport and Chicago are separated by a distance of 742 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago round-trip?

According to our current data, Major Airline ($121), JetBlue ($132), and American Airlines ($145) offers the cheapest pricing from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago. These flights start at 43% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago are Major Airline ($66), JetBlue ($69), and American Airlines ($70).

What are the most reliable airlines from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago?

Before booking your flight to Chicago from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Endeavor Airlines (95%), Malaysia Airlines (94%), China Airlines( 94%).

What are the cheapest flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago?

On average you can expect to pay $386 for a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago. The cheapest flight overall is $80 while the most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl) is currently priced at $131.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago?

When booking a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Chicago, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from John F Kennedy Intl?

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

Most visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Do I need a test to fly back to John F Kennedy Intl from Chicago?

Returning to New York John F Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

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Alternative routes for John F Kennedy Intl 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 John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago.
Flight duration from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago
2h 33m
Average temperature for October in Chicago
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Chicago
2.6 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 5 airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F Kennedy Intl 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
Spirit Airlines
$66 $159 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$80 $432 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$85 $232 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$88 $214 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$90 $252 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from John F Kennedy Intl towards Chicago.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 49% of JFK to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 46% of JFK to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 4% of JFK to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of JFK to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago.
Sunday
35 daily flights
Monday
36 daily flights
Tuesday
32 daily flights
Wednesday
31 daily flights
Thursday
33 daily flights
Friday
32 daily flights
Saturday
33 daily flights
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