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Cheap flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago (MSP - CHI)

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The best prices from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago are usually found in April or July, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Minneapolis-St Paul Intl (MSP) to Chicago (CHI)

MSP - CHI
Price
$107 - $137
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$107

From Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago

One-way from

$29

One-way flight from Minneapolis-St Paul 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 Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 18% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 20 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 20 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $137. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $157.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Chicago from Minneapolis-St Paul 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 Minneapolis-St Paul Intl. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 49%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago (MSP - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 14% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago in January, February 2021

8 Feb - 2 Apr
$77pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$84pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
11 Feb - 14 Feb
$95pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago 2021 flight deals

8 Feb - 2 Apr
$77pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$84pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
23 Apr - 27 Apr
$92pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

8 Feb - 2 Apr
$77pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$84pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
11 Feb - 14 Feb
$95pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Last minute flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago

5 Feb - 8 Feb
$84pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
5 Feb - 7 Feb
$111pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
1 Feb - 5 Feb
$112pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

One-way flights to Chicago from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

11:24 am - 12:54 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 30m
MSP - ORD
United Airlines
$29
United
3:55 am - 5:35 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 40m
MSP - ORD
Delta
$63
Delta
2:51 pm - 12:32 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
21h 41m
MSP - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$69
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Flight FAQs

From Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis St Paul to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Minneapolis St Paul 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 Minneapolis St Paul to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Chicago have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Delta, and Sun Country Air 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 Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $77, but on average you can expect to pay $100.

Are there nonstop flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago is less than $116.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Minneapolis to Chicago?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago on average per day?

On average 24 flights depart from Minneapolis St Paul to Chicago per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 46% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 29% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 21% of flight departures

Is Minneapolis weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Expect the weather to be around 84 °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 the same as in Minneapolis.

How long is the flight from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago?

A quick flight from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago can take about 1h 19m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $111. Minneapolis-St Paul Intl and Chicago are separated by a distance of 335 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago round-trip from $77. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Sun Country Air, from $99, and Frontier, from $101. These flights start at 37% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $29. However, be on the lookout for offers from Spirit Airlines and Frontier, as they are both options that can get you from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago for a low price.

Alternative routes for Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Flight duration
1h 35m
Average temperature for January in Chicago
33.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Chicago
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 8 airlines flying from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Sun Country Air
$48 $130 No cancel fee 83%
American Airlines
$53 $178 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$58 $179 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$61 $233 No cancel fee N/A
Air Choice One
$145 $244 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Choice One. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Southwest
$137 $247 No cancel fee 63%
Spirit Airlines
$138 $277 No cancel fee 65%
Linear Air Taxi
$2,198 $5,929 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hourly flight availability from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 45% of MSP to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 38% of MSP to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 12% of MSP to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 5% of MSP to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl to Chicago
Sunday
28 daily flights
Monday
43 daily flights
Tuesday
36 daily flights
Wednesday
32 daily flights
Thursday
36 daily flights
Friday
36 daily flights
Saturday
27 daily flights
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