Cheap flights from Reno to Chicago (RNO - CHI)

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The best prices from Reno to Chicago are usually found in August or April, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Reno (RNO) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best RNO to CHI flight in 2021: compare Reno to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
RNO - CHI
Price
$246 - $412
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$246

From Reno to Chicago

One-way from

$118

One-way flight from Reno to Chicago

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Reno to Chicago?

Users have found that flying from Reno 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 Reno 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 Reno to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $137.

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

April can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Reno with a flight ticket averaging about $135. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $33. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Reno to Chicago (RNO - CHI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Reno to Chicago at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 16% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Reno to Chicago in May, June 2021

The best prices found for RNO to CHI flights for May, June
18 May - 25 May
$218pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RNO
Reno
15 May - 17 May
$225pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno
18 May - 25 May
$232pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno

Reno to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Reno found for this year
18 May - 25 May
$218pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RNO
Reno
11 Sep - 11 Sep
$220pp
RNO
Reno
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno
15 May - 17 May
$225pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Reno

Save time with Reno to Chicago direct flight deals
4 Jun - 11 Jun
$277pp
RNO
Reno
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno
8 Sep - 22 Sep
$285pp
RNO
Reno
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno
4 Jun - 6 Jun
$297pp
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Reno
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno

Last minute flights from Reno to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Reno, departing today and this week
15 May - 17 May
$225pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno
15 May - 17 May
$259pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RNO
Reno
14 May - 17 May
$271pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
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Reno

One-way flights to Chicago from Reno

The cheapest one-way flights from Reno to Chicago
9:40 am - 7:42 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
20h 02m
RNO - ORD
United Airlines
$118
United
7:59 pm - 1:52 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
3h 53m
RNO - ORD
American Airlines
9:46 am - 7:43 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
7h 57m
RNO - ORD
Frontier
$141
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Flight FAQs

From Reno to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Reno 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 Reno 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 Reno to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Reno 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 Reno to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Reno to Chicago?

Most people fly from Reno (RNO) if they book a flight from Reno to Chicago. On average, Reno has 0 outbound flights to Chicago per day from 5 airlines. Reno is conveniently located just 2.7 mi from Reno’s city center.

Can I find flights from Reno to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Reno to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $218, but on average you can expect to pay $252.

Are there nonstop flights from Reno to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Reno to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Reno to Chicago is less than $341.

Are there last-minute flights available from Reno to Chicago for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Reno to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Is Reno weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 93 °F range in July. The weather in Chicago is generally colder than Reno's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Reno to Chicago?

A quick flight from Reno to Chicago can take about 3h 53m. American Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $277. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $220. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and Frontier, with the lowest prices starting at $225 and $269, respectively. American Airlines is currently priced 35% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

$79 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $118 and $131, respectively.

Alternative routes for Reno 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 Reno to Chicago.
Flight duration
4h 13m
Average temperature for May in Chicago
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Chicago
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Reno

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 4 airlines flying from Reno to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Reno 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
$107 $210 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$178 $389 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$178 $394 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$165 $462 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Reno to Chicago

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Weekly flight availability
from Reno to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Reno to Chicago.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
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Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
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