Cheap flights from Miami Intl to Chicago (MIA - CHI)

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The best prices from Miami Intl to Chicago are usually found in August or July, booked 21 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Miami Intl (MIA) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best MIA to CHI flight in 2021: compare Miami Intl to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
MIA - CHI
Price
$81 - $189
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$81

From Miami Intl to Chicago

One-way from

$49

One-way flight from Miami 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 Miami Intl to Chicago?

Departing on a Wednesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 55% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Miami Intl to Chicago at least 20 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 20 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Miami Intl to Chicago for as little as $137 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 $157 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Miami Intl to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Chicago from Miami Intl average $135. You can even find prices in April for less than $135, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $33. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from Miami Intl. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 49%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Miami Intl to Chicago (MIA - CHI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Miami Intl to Chicago at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 29% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Miami Intl to Chicago in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MIA to CHI flights for May, June
22 May - 23 May
$77pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
19 May - 24 May
$79pp
MIA
Miami
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
22 May - 30 May
$80pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami

Miami Intl to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Miami Intl found for this year
22 May - 23 May
$77pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
19 May - 24 May
$79pp
MIA
Miami
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
22 May - 30 May
$80pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Miami Intl

Save time with Miami Intl to Chicago direct flight deals
22 May - 23 May
$77pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
15 Jun - 22 Jun
$79pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
22 May - 30 May
$80pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami

Last minute flights from Miami Intl to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Miami Intl, departing today and this week
22 May - 23 May
$77pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
22 May - 24 May
$79pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
22 May - 30 May
$80pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami

One-way flights to Chicago from Miami Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from Miami Intl to Chicago
3:30 am - 5:56 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
3h 26m
MIA - ORD
United Airlines
$49
United
6:19 pm - 8:49 pm
Frontier
Nonstop
3h 30m
MIA - ORD
Frontier
$73
Kiwi.com
8:20 am - 1:13 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 53m
MIA - ORD
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Miami Intl</span> to <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Miami Intl to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Miami 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 Miami 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 Miami to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

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

If you book a flight to Chicago from Miami, you will be flying from Miami, which is the city’s only airport. Miami (MIA) is located 6.1 mi from the center of Miami. There are 33 flights from Miami to Chicago per day from 7 different airlines.

Can I find flights from Miami Intl to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Miami Intl to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $77, but on average you can expect to pay $90.

Are there nonstop flights from Miami Intl to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Miami Intl to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Miami Intl to Chicago is less than $90.

Are there last-minute flights available from Miami Intl to Chicago for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Miami Intl to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Miami to Chicago?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Thursday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 1 flight from Miami to Chicago a day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Is Miami weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Chicago is generally colder than in Miami.

How long is the flight from Miami Intl to Chicago?

For as low as $112, American Airlines can have you in Chicago from Miami Intl in 3h 23m. The distance from Miami Intl to Chicago is about 1205 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Miami Intl to Chicago round-trip?

Frontier, at $77, was found to be the cheapest airline from Miami Intl to Chicago. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be American Airlines. Frontier is 45% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $38. Users have also found prices from $49 and $54 on Frontier and United Airlines, respectively.

Alternative routes for Miami 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 Miami Intl to Chicago.
Flight duration
3h 18m
Average temperature for May in Chicago
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Chicago
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Miami

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 6 airlines flying from Miami Intl to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Miami 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
Frontier
$41 $125 No cancel fee 62%
JetBlue
$96 $193 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$68 $211 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$54 $224 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$80 $269 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$95 $320 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Miami Intl to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Miami Intl towards Chicago.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 56% of MIA to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 28% of MIA to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 12% of MIA to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 4% of MIA to CHI departures
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Miami Intl to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Miami Intl to Chicago.
Sunday
46 daily flights
Monday
26 daily flights
Tuesday
21 daily flights
Wednesday
27 daily flights
Thursday
36 daily flights
Friday
41 daily flights
Saturday
36 daily flights
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