Cheap flights from Lincoln (LNK) to Chicago (CHI)

LNK — CHI
Aug 9 — Aug 161

The best prices from Lincoln to Chicago are usually found in August or September, booked 40 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Lincoln (LNK) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best LNK to CHI flight in 2022: compare Lincoln to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

LNK - CHI

Price

$267 - $537

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Rainfall

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from$267From Lincoln to Chicago (CHI)
One-way from$214One-way flight from Lincoln to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 54% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago?

Users have found that booking a flight from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago at least 39 days early can save you up to 46% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 39 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago for as little as $382 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 $490 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Chicago from Lincoln, Nebraska average $356. You can even find prices in August for less than $356, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $267. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from Lincoln, Nebraska. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 50%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago (LNK - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 95% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Lincoln to Chicago in August, September 2022

The best prices found for LNK to CHI flights for August, September
Aug 26 - Aug 28
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$188

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3.8.22

Aug 31 - Sep 7
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 52m
$238

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1.8.22

Sep 2 - Sep 5
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$256

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2.8.22

Lincoln to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Lincoln found for this year
Aug 26 - Aug 28
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$188

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3.8.22

Aug 31 - Sep 7
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 52m
$238

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1.8.22

Sep 2 - Sep 5
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$256

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2.8.22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Lincoln to Chicago

Aug 26 - Aug 28
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$188

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3.8.22

Aug 31 - Sep 7
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 52m
$238

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1.8.22

Jan 13 - Jan 18
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 37m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 30m
$254

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2.8.22

Cheap Linear Air Taxi flights from Lincoln to Chicago

Sep 26 - Sep 28
LNK

Lincoln

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

5h 19m
MDW

Chicago Midway

LNK

Lincoln

2 stops

17h 44m
$14,815

Linear Air Taxi

Pick Dates

Deal found 3.8.22

Sep 26 - Sep 28
LNK

Lincoln

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

5h 19m
MDW

Chicago Midway

LNK

Lincoln

1 stop

5h 19m
$16,378

Linear Air Taxi

Pick Dates

Deal found 3.8.22

Aug 15 - Aug 19
LNK

Lincoln

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

5h 19m
MDW

Chicago Midway

LNK

Lincoln

1 stop

5h 19m
$16,428

Linear Air Taxi

Pick Dates

Deal found 2.8.22

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Lincoln

Save time with Lincoln to Chicago direct flight deals
Aug 26 - Aug 28
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$188

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3.8.22

Aug 31 - Sep 7
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 52m
$238

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1.8.22

Jan 13 - Jan 18
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 37m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 30m
$254

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2.8.22

Last minute flights from Lincoln to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Lincoln, departing today and this week
Aug 13 - Aug 15
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$448

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2.8.22

Aug 9 - Aug 11
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$558

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2.8.22

Aug 13 - Aug 15
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

1 stop

6h 08m
$607

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2.8.22

One-way flights to Chicago from Lincoln

The cheapest one-way flights from Lincoln to Chicago
Sep 8
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 46m
$214

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4.8.22

Nov 18
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 57m
$219

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1.8.22

Sep 3
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

14h 05m
$221

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3.8.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Lincoln to Chicago flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Lincoln to Chicago?

Located just 4.0 mi from the city center, Lincoln is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Chicago from Lincoln. Booking flights from Lincoln (LNK) to Chicago should be relatively easy as there are 2 daily outbound flights to Chicago from 2 different airlines.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Lincoln to Chicago have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines and Juneyao Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $188, but on average you can expect to pay $334.

Are there nonstop flights from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago is less than $373.

Are there last-minute flights available from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago for under $500?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago round-trip?

Currently priced at $188, United Airlines will fly you from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. You may be able to fly from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago for 47% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the most reliable airlines from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago?

Consider Copa Airlines (95%), Air Wisconsin (90%) or United Airlines (89%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago?

While on average a flight from Lincoln, Nebraska to Chicago is generally $568, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $133. When looking at the most popular route, (Lincoln - Chicago O'Hare Intl), you can expect to pay $188 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Lincoln to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Omaha to Decaturfrom $493 pp
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Top airline flying from Lincoln to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Lincoln to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$267Average$378FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Lincoln to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Lincoln to Chicago
0%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
70%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
30%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Lincoln to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Lincoln to Chicago
Sunday3daily flights
Monday3daily flights
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday2daily flights
Thursday3daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday2daily flights