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Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Chicago (PHL - CHI)

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The best prices from Philadelphia to Chicago are usually found in September or October, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

$315
$282
$250
$217
Price
$217 - $299
Temperature
34 - 84 °F
Rainfall
1 - 4 inches
Most popular in April High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price $252 Price for this month
Cheapest price $217 From Philadelphia to Chicago

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Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Philadelphia to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 15m
Average temperature for November in Chicago
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Chicago
2.4 ″

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)
Weekly flight availability
from Philadelphia to Chicago
Sunday
12 daily flights
Monday
51 daily flights
Tuesday
53 daily flights
Wednesday
58 daily flights
Thursday
34 daily flights
Friday
35 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Philadelphia to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Chicago

What days are nonstop flights available from Philadelphia to Chicago?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Philadelphia to Chicago flight path was viewed by 129 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Based on our current data flights from Philadelphia to Chicago are usually delayed by up to 60min. or more.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

2,412 seats are available from Philadelphia to Chicago per day on average.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

When searching, try setting your filters to view flights for US Airways, as currently they have the cheapest options available from Philadelphia to Chicago. On average you can find 187 flights for this flight path daily.

How long does the flight from Philadelphia to Chicago take?

For nonstop trips expect to fly for about 3 hours. The travel distance is approximately 416 miles.

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

On average, you can expect to see 125 flights from Philadelphia to Chicago a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 52% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 31% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 13% of flight departures

Is Philadelphia weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Temperatures around the 88 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Chicago is colder than in Philadelphia. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.