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How to find the cheapest flight from
New Jersey to Chicago (CHI)

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

Find a great deal and save up to 48% by booking at least 20 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from New Jersey to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $213.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Jersey to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Chicago from New Jersey average $182. You can even find prices in August for less than $182, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $64. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from New Jersey. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 34%.

Cheap flights from New Jersey to Chicago in December, January 2021

The best prices found for New Jersey to CHI flights for December, January
1 Dec - 3 Dec
$47pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
20 Dec - 24 Dec
$60pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
21 Dec - 11 Jan
$62pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

New Jersey to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from New Jersey found for this year
1 Dec - 3 Dec
$47pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
20 Dec - 24 Dec
$60pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
21 Dec - 11 Jan
$62pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Non-stop flights to Chicago from New Jersey

Save time with New Jersey to Chicago direct flight deals
30 Apr - 2 May
$77pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
1 May - 17 May
$77pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
15 Apr - 22 Apr
$83pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New Jersey to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from New Jersey, departing today and this week
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$62pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
11 Dec - 11 Jan
$68pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
11 Dec - 31 Jan
$68pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Chicago from New Jersey

The cheapest one-way flights from New Jersey to Chicago
1:00 am - 8:23 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
8h 23m
PHL - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$39
Kiwi.com
5:55 am - 5:21 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
12h 26m
LGA - ORD
Frontier
$40
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Jersey to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From New Jersey to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 New Jersey to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on JetBlue, Southwest, and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from New Jersey to Chicago are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from New Jersey to Chicago have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Jersey to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $60, but on average you can expect to pay $70.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Jersey to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Jersey to Chicago is less than $125.

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

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

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and JetBlue are the most popular airlines when flying from New Jersey to Chicago.

What are the most popular routes from New Jersey to Chicago?

When deciding which route to take from New Jersey to Chicago consider New York John F Kennedy Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Newark - Chicago O'Hare Intl or New York LaGuardia - Chicago O'Hare Intl as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest Flights from New Jersey to Chicago?

The cheapest flight price from New Jersey to Chicago is $95. On average you can expect to pay $239. The most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for $109.

What are the most reliable airlines from New Jersey to Chicago?

Before booking your flight to Chicago from New Jersey, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Iberia (100%), TAP AIR PORTUGAL (100%), Air China( 100%).

How long is the flight from New Jersey to Chicago?

For as low as $97, JetBlue can have you in Chicago from New Jersey in 2h 37m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($60), and Frontier ($62) offers the cheapest pricing from New Jersey to Chicago.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Jersey to Chicago one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from New Jersey to Chicago are Spirit Airlines ($24) and Frontier ($31).

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New Jersey to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 20m
Average temperature for December in Chicago
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Chicago
1.2 ″

Airports servicing

Caldwell Wright (CDW)
Morristown (MMU)
Tete (TEB)
Trenton (TTN)
Atlantic City (ACY)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 7 airlines from New Jersey to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Jersey 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
$53 $147 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$84 $250 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$98 $261 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$102 $275 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$103 $296 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$99 $331 No cancel fee N/A
Southwest
$222 $348 No cancel fee 63%
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