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Cheap flights from North Carolina (NC) to Chicago (CHI)

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North Carolina to Chicago (CHI)

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

To save up to 48% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from North Carolina to Chicago from $213 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $293 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from North Carolina to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Chicago from North Carolina 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 North Carolina. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 34%.

Cheap flights from North Carolina to Chicago in December, January 2021

The best prices found for North Carolina to CHI flights for December, January
5 Jan - 9 Jan
$57pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
25 Dec - 23 Jan
$62pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
7 Jan - 10 Jan
$68pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

North Carolina to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from North Carolina found for this year
18 Dec - 9 Jan
$57pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
25 Dec - 23 Jan
$62pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
19 Dec - 24 Dec
$72pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Non-stop flights to Chicago from North Carolina

Save time with North Carolina to Chicago direct flight deals
6 Jan - 6 Jan
$160pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
7 Jan - 12 Jan
$163pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
31 Dec - 6 Jan
$165pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Last minute flights from North Carolina to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from North Carolina, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$84pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
11 Dec - 18 Dec
$88pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
15 Dec - 15 Dec
$91pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

One-way flights to Chicago from North Carolina

The cheapest one-way flights from North Carolina to Chicago
4:19 pm - 3:06 am
Frontier
1 Stop
11h 47m
RDU - ORD
Frontier
$58
Gotogate
10:07 am - 4:14 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
19h 07m
CLT - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$59
Gotogate
1:33 pm - 3:06 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
14h 33m
CLT - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$60
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about North Carolina to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From North Carolina to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from North Carolina 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 North Carolina 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 North Carolina 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 North Carolina 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 North Carolina to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from North Carolina to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from North Carolina to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $57, but on average you can expect to pay $80.

Are there nonstop flights from North Carolina to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from North Carolina to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from North Carolina to Chicago is less than $185.

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

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

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

The most popular airlines flying from North Carolina to Chicago are American Airlines, Delta and Spirit Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from North Carolina to Chicago?

While some choose either Charlotte Douglas - Chicago O'Hare Intl or Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Chicago Midway, Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Chicago O'Hare Intl is the most popular route from North Carolina to Chicago.

What are the cheapest Flights from North Carolina to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $169. While the most popular route (Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $57 on average our data indicates $325 when flying from North Carolina to Chicago

How long is the flight from North Carolina to Chicago?

A quick flight from North Carolina to Chicago can take about 2h 02m. American Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $91. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from North Carolina to Chicago round-trip from $57. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Frontier, from $68, and American Airlines, from $91.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from North Carolina to Chicago one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from North Carolina to Chicago are Spirit Airlines ($28) and Frontier ($34).

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from North Carolina to Chicago
Average temperature for December in Chicago
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Chicago
1.2 ″

Airports servicing

New Bern (EWN)
Fayetteville (FAY)
Piedmont Triad Intl (GSO)
Wilmington (ILM)
Winston-Salem (INT)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 7 airlines from North Carolina to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from North Carolina 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
JetBlue
$89 $172 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$39 $182 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$69 $229 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$48 $246 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$48 $276 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$48 $287 No cancel fee N/A
Southwest
$169 $356 No cancel fee 63%
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