Cheap flights from Phoenix to Chicago (CHI)

PHX — CHI
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from Phoenix to Chicago are usually found in February or January, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Phoenix to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best PH1 to CHI flight in 2023: compare Phoenix to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

PHX - CHI

Price

$137 - $457

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Rainfall

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 54% potential price drop
Round-trip from$137From Phoenix to Chicago (CHI)
One-way from$50One-way flight from Phoenix to Chicago (CHI)

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

Users have found that flying from Phoenix to Chicago on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 46 days in advance to save up to 13% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 46 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Phoenix to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $319, or $360 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Phoenix to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Chicago from Phoenix average $300. You can even find prices in February for less than $300, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $69. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from Phoenix. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 52%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Phoenix to Chicago (PHX - CHI)?

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

Cheap flights from Phoenix to Chicago in February, March 2023

The best prices found for Phoenix to CHI flights for February, March
Feb 11 - Feb 14
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
MDW

Chicago Midway

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$69

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 24 - Mar 1
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 24 - Feb 28
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$77

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Phoenix to Chicago 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Phoenix found for this year
Feb 11 - Feb 14
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
MDW

Chicago Midway

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$69

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 24 - Mar 1
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 24 - Feb 28
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$77

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Phoenix to Chicago

Feb 24 - Mar 1
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 24 - Feb 28
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$77

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 24 - Mar 1
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$78

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Cheap Frontier flights from Phoenix to Chicago

Feb 11 - Feb 14
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
MDW

Chicago Midway

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$69

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 24 - Feb 26
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
MDW

Chicago Midway

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$78

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 15 - Feb 21
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
MDW

Chicago Midway

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Phoenix

Save time with Phoenix to Chicago direct flight deals
Feb 24 - Mar 1
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 24 - Feb 28
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$77

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 24 - Mar 1
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 18m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

4h 04m
$78

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Last minute flights from Phoenix to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Phoenix, departing today and this week
Feb 11 - Feb 14
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
MDW

Chicago Midway

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$69

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 7 - Feb 13
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
MDW

Chicago Midway

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$84

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 10 - Feb 14
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
MDW

Chicago Midway

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

One-way flights to Chicago from Phoenix

The cheapest one-way flights from Phoenix to Chicago
Feb 11
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
$31

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 15
AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

RFD

Chicago Greater Rockford

Nonstop

3h 04m
$34

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 8
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

3h 24m
$35

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Chicago

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

7.6

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

7.6

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

Allegiant Air
7.5
Good
95 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

7.6

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
716 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

7.6

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

Frontier
6.1
Okay
538 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

7.6

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

None of the movies would play on my phone or computer.

Related info for your journey

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

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

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier 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 Phoenix to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Phoenix to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $76, but on average you can expect to pay $86.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Phoenix to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Phoenix to Chicago is less than $87.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Phoenix to Chicago?

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

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

31 flight departures from Phoenix to Chicago per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 71% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 10% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 19% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Chicago?

For as low as $76, Spirit Airlines can have you in Chicago from Phoenix in 3h 18m. The distance between Phoenix and Chicago is about 1445 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $76, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Phoenix to Chicago and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Frontier for as low as $78. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 74% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $31 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Allegiant Air from $34 and Spirit Airlines from $37 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from Phoenix to Chicago?

The most popular route from Phoenix to Chicago is Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl. You may also consider Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl - Chicago Midway or Phoenix-Mesa Gateway - Chicago Greater Rockford.

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

When booking a flight from Phoenix to Chicago, you may want to consider flying on Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Phoenix to Chicago?

Consider Royal Jordanian (91%), British Airways (89%) or LOT (88%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Phoenix to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Phoenix to Chicago?

The cheapest flight price from Phoenix to Chicago is $85. On average you can expect to pay $1,593. The most popular route, (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for $76.

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Top 8 airlines flying from Phoenix to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Phoenix to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$71Average$212FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$75Average$255FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$159Average$396FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$162Average$298FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$186Average$427FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$222Average$474FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$364Average$511FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Phoenix to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Phoenix to Chicago
6%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
48%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
25%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
21%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Phoenix to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Phoenix to Chicago
Sunday17daily flights
Monday39daily flights
Tuesday32daily flights
Wednesday43daily flights
Thursday47daily flights
Friday36daily flights
Saturday13daily flights
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