Cheap flights from New Jersey (NJ) to Chicago (CHI)

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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 10% 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 $137.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Chicago from New Jersey 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 New Jersey. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 49%.

Cheap flights from New Jersey to Chicago in February, March 2021

12 Mar - 12 Apr
$71pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
24 Mar - 6 Apr
$74pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
12 Mar - 16 Mar
$78pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New Jersey to Chicago 2021 flight deals

8 May - 12 May
$68pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
21 Apr - 25 Apr
$70pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
12 Mar - 12 Apr
$71pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to Chicago from New Jersey

15 Apr - 21 Apr
$80pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
20 Apr - 22 Apr
$81pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
1 May - 8 May
$82pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Last minute flights from New Jersey to Chicago

4 Mar - 16 Mar
$91pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
4 Mar - 25 Mar
$93pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
5 Mar - 9 Mar
$97pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Chicago from New Jersey

4:19 pm - 7:31 am
Frontier
1 Stop
16h 12m
PHL - ORD
Frontier
$45
Kiwi.com
2:00 am - 3:36 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
2h 36m
EWR - ORD
American Airlines

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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 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 Multiple Airlines for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $75.

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 $89.

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 days are nonstop flights available from New Jersey to Chicago?

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

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 Newark - Chicago O'Hare Intl, New York LaGuardia - Chicago O'Hare Intl or New York John F Kennedy Intl - 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 $458. The most popular route, (Newark - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for $70.

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: Envoy Air (94%), Japan Airlines (92%), British Airways( 92%).

How long is the flight from New Jersey to Chicago?

For as low as $85, United Airlines can have you in Chicago from New Jersey in 2h 25m. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New Jersey to Chicago round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($70), 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 ($32), Frontier ($39), and United Airlines ($46).

Destination information for Chicago

Flight duration
2h 25m
Average temperature for February in Chicago
39.2 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Chicago
1.0 ″

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 flying from New Jersey to Chicago

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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