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

MIA — CHI
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from Miami to Chicago are usually found in February or January, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best MIA to CHI flight in 2023: compare Miami to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

MIA - CHI

Price

$112 - $263

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Rainfall

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 46% potential price drop
Round-trip from$112From Miami to Chicago (CHI)
One-way from$49One-way flight from Miami to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Miami to Chicago?

Users have found that flying from Miami to Chicago on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Miami to Chicago at least 42 days early can save you up to 43% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 42 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Miami to Chicago for as little as $214 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 $293 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Chicago from Miami average $208. You can even find prices in February for less than $208, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $56. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from Miami. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 26%.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Miami to Chicago at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 34% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Miami to Chicago in February, March 2023

The best prices found for MIA to CHI flights for February, March
Feb 7 - Feb 8
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 7
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$66

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 7 - Feb 14
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$68

Frontier

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Deal found 1/31

Miami to Chicago 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Miami found for this year
Feb 7 - Feb 8
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 7
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$66

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 7 - Feb 14
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$68

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Miami to Chicago

Feb 7 - Feb 8
MIA

Miami

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 23m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

3h 15m
$75

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 9 - Feb 12
MIA

Miami

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 35m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

3h 15m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 9 - Feb 12
MIA

Miami

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 35m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

3h 15m
$77

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

  • If you’re traveling from Miami to Chicago, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Spirit Airlines. Miami to Chicago flights are typically 26% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $287.20 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $125. When traveling from Miami to Chicago on Spirit Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Miami Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. When flying from Miami to Chicago, Spirit Airlines flights are 29% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Frontier flights from Miami to Chicago

Feb 7 - Feb 8
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$60

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 14 - Feb 21
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$62

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 7
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$66

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Miami to Chicago is Frontier. Flights from Frontier traveling this route typically cost $364.19 RT. This price is typically 16% cheaper than other airlines that offer Miami to Chicago flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $123. Miami Airport is the most common Miami airport to take off from when flying to Chicago. Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Chicago. When flying from Miami to Chicago, Frontier flights are 25% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Miami

Save time with Miami to Chicago direct flight deals
Mar 1 - Mar 7
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$66

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 15 - Mar 15
MIA

Miami

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 34m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

3h 18m
$77

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 22 - Feb 28
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$77

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Last minute flights from Miami to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Miami, departing today and this week
Feb 7 - Feb 8
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 11 - Feb 21
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$62

Frontier

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 7 - Feb 14
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
MDW

Chicago Midway

MIA

Miami

Nonstop

2h 57m
$68

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

One-way flights to Chicago from Miami

The cheapest one-way flights from Miami to Chicago
Feb 7
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
$31

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 22
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
$32

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 7
MIA

Miami

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 12m
$33

Frontier

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Deal found 1/31

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Chicago

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,184 reviews

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,184 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,184 reviews

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
716 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,184 reviews

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

Frontier
6.1
Okay
537 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,184 reviews

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

Related info for your journey

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

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 25 flights from Miami to Chicago per day from 9 different airlines.

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. Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Miami to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $62, but on average you can expect to pay $80.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Miami to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Miami to Chicago is less than $83.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Miami 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: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average 20 flights depart from Miami to Chicago per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 80% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Miami to Chicago?

There are many flights that can get you from Miami to Chicago in 3h 12m. Fly via Frontier or Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance between Miami and Chicago is about 1205 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Miami to Chicago is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $62 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Spirit Airlines, starting at $77. Users have found that Frontier is 70% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Miami to Chicago?

Before booking your flight from Miami to Chicago check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or JetBlue.

What are the most reliable airlines from Miami to Chicago?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Miami to Chicago on time: Royal Air Maroc (96%), Qatar Airways (88%), GOL (88%).

What are the cheapest flights from Miami to Chicago?

The cheapest flight price from Miami to Chicago is $53. On average you can expect to pay $1,499. The most popular route, (Miami - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for $77.

Alternative routes for Miami to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from Miami to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Miami to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$15Average$25FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$23Average$131FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$65Average$181FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$123Average$364FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$125Average$287FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$205Average$416FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Miami to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Miami to Chicago
8%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
40%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
38%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
14%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Miami to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Miami to Chicago
Sunday21daily flights
Monday26daily flights
Tuesday27daily flights
Wednesday34daily flights
Thursday40daily flights
Friday16daily flights
Saturday16daily flights
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