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
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

$93

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.
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.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago in June, July 2021

The best prices found for JFK to CHI flights for June, July
14 Jul - 14 Jul
$200pp
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
14 Jul - 14 Jul
$204pp
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
13 Jul - 11 Aug
$218pp
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

Cheap flights to Chicago from John F. Kennedy Intl found for this year
11 Sep - 14 Sep
$151pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18 Sep - 22 Sep
$157pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
19 Oct - 23 Oct
$159pp
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

Save time with John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago direct flight deals
11 Sep - 14 Sep
$151pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18 Sep - 22 Sep
$157pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
25 Aug - 31 Aug
$161pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
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 Jun - 28 Jul
$293pp
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
30 Jun - 8 Sep
$299pp
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
30 Jun - 28 Jul
$300pp
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

The cheapest one-way flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago
2:00 pm - 7:13 pm
Major Airline
1 Stop
6h 13m
JFK - ORD
Major Airline
$93
StudentUniverse
2:00 am - 6:23 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
17h 23m
JFK - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$120
Priceline
1:00 pm - 2:58 pm
JetBlue
Nonstop
2h 58m
JFK - ORD
JetBlue

Related info for your journey

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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.

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 $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $151, but on average you can expect to pay $168.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago is less than $187.

Are there last-minute flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to Chicago for under $300?

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

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

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

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

On average, you can expect to see 3 flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Chicago a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 67% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% 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 42m. 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 $151. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is American Airlines. Delta is priced at 29% 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 Delta ($76), American Airlines ($83), and Major Airline ($93).

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
2h 36m
Average temperature for June in Chicago
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Chicago
3.4 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 5 airlines flying from 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%
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

See what time of day planes typically take off from John F. Kennedy Intl towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 48% of JFK to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 32% of JFK to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 19% of JFK to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of JFK to CHI departures
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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
39 daily flights
Monday
35 daily flights
Tuesday
31 daily flights
Wednesday
31 daily flights
Thursday
35 daily flights
Friday
39 daily flights
Saturday
34 daily flights
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