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

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The best prices from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago are usually found in August or July, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

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

JFK - CHI
Price
$176 - $288
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago

One-way from

$111

One-way flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 17%.

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

Flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $33.

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

When flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 26% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago in February, March 2021

26 Mar - 6 Apr
$97pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Mar - 15 Apr
$98pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Mar - 31 Mar
$100pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago 2021 flight deals

15 Apr - 30 Apr
$85pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Apr - 30 Apr
$91pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
7 May - 9 May
$93pp
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

Non-stop flights to Chicago from John F. Kennedy Intl

15 Apr - 22 Apr
$85pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Apr - 27 Apr
$91pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
26 Mar - 5 Apr
$97pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago

10 Mar - 17 Mar
$145pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6 Mar - 28 Mar
$154pp
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
9 Mar - 23 Mar
$155pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Chicago from John F. Kennedy Intl

12:30 pm - 4:40 pm
JetBlue
1 Stop
5h 10m
JFK - ORD
JetBlue
4:15 am - 5:58 am
Delta
Nonstop
2h 43m
JFK - ORD
Delta
$115
Delta
12:31 pm - 6:51 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 20m
JFK - ORD
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on JetBlue for just $85, but on average you can expect to pay $105.

Are there nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago is less than $128.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Wednesday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 4 flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures

Is John F. Kennedy Intl weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

With an average temperature of 84 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Chicago are the same as in John F. Kennedy Intl.

How long is the flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago?

Departing from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago will take you 2h 45m. Airlines will cover a distance of 742 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago round-trip from $85. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $93, and Delta, from $106. JetBlue is priced at 60% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago are JetBlue ($43), Delta ($49), and American Airlines ($79).

Alternative routes for John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Flight duration
2h 31m
Average temperature for February in Chicago
39.2 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Chicago
1.0 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 5 airlines flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$66 $159 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$88 $214 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$85 $232 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$90 $252 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$80 $432 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 70% of JFK to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 29% of JFK to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of JFK to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of JFK to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago
Sunday
17 daily flights
Monday
13 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
9 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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