Cheap flights from Newark to Chicago (EWR - CHI)

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The best prices from Newark to Chicago are usually found in August or July, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Newark (EWR) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to CHI flight in 2021: compare Newark to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
EWR - CHI
Price
$83 - $277
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Precipitation
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 61% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$83

From Newark to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$28

One-way flight from Newark to Chicago (CHI)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Newark Airport to Chicago (EWR - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Newark Airport to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 29% on airfare.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Newark Airport 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 Newark Airport to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $213.

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

Departing on a Friday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 15% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Newark Airport to Chicago?

Flights from Newark Airport to Chicago lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Newark Airport to Chicago in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $64.

Cheap flights from Newark to Chicago in October, November 2021

The best prices found for EWR to CHI flights for October, November
2 Nov - 3 Nov
$61pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
3 Nov - 10 Nov
$62pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
13 Nov - 4 Dec
$63pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Newark to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Newark found for this year
2 Nov - 3 Nov
$61pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
3 Nov - 10 Nov
$62pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
13 Nov - 4 Dec
$63pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Newark

Save time with Newark to Chicago direct flight deals
10 Nov - 13 Nov
$124pp
EWR
Newark
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
8 Nov - 10 Nov
$128pp
EWR
Newark
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
13 Nov - 13 Nov
$132pp
EWR
Newark
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Newark to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Newark, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 17 Nov
$58pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
26 Oct - 27 Oct
$64pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
26 Oct - 30 Oct
$66pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Chicago from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Chicago
6:00 am - 4:31 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
11h 31m
EWR - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$28
mytrip.com
12:59 pm - 7:03 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 04m
EWR - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$31
Gotogate
4:53 pm - 5:38 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
13h 45m
EWR - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$32
mytrip.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Newark to Chicago

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

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $58, but on average you can expect to pay $69.

Are there nonstop flights from Newark Airport to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Newark Airport to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark Airport to Chicago is less than $157.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Newark Airport to Chicago?

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

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

Per day, 8 flights depart from Newark Airport to Chicago on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 38% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 63% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Newark Airport to Chicago?

Spirit Airlines can get you from Newark Airport to Chicago in just under 13h 43m. Your travel time can differ by up to . The distance between Newark Airport and Chicago is about 721 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Newark Airport to Chicago round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $58, was found to be the cheapest airline from Newark Airport to Chicago.. Spirit Airlines is 72% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from Newark Airport to Chicago?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Newark Airport to Chicago? While on average our users pay $455, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $94. The most popular route (Newark - Chicago O'Hare Intl), is priced around $63.

What are the most popular routes from Newark Airport to Chicago?

The most popular route from Newark Airport to Chicago is Newark - Chicago O'Hare Intl. You may also consider Newark - Chicago Midway or Newark - Chicago Greater Rockford.

What are the most reliable airlines from Newark Airport to Chicago?

Before booking your flight to Chicago from Newark Airport, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Japan Airlines (95%), Iberia (93%), ANA( 90%).

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Newark Airport to Chicago.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from Newark?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Chicago within the United States

Most visitors from Newark need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Newark must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Newark are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Do I need a test to fly back to Newark from Chicago?

Returning to Newark from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Newark.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Newark.

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Alternative routes for Newark 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 Newark to Chicago.
Average temperature for October in Chicago
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Chicago
2.6 ″

Airports servicing Newark

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 7 airlines flying from Newark to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark 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 $121 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$84 $217 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$98 $261 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$99 $331 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$102 $283 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$103 $296 No cancel fee 69%
Southwest
$222 $348 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Newark to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Newark towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 44% of EWR to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 43% of EWR to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 13% of EWR to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of EWR to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Newark to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Newark to Chicago.
Sunday
37 daily flights
Monday
52 daily flights
Tuesday
49 daily flights
Wednesday
49 daily flights
Thursday
48 daily flights
Friday
47 daily flights
Saturday
39 daily flights
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