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Cheap flights from Rochester to Chicago (ROC - CHI)

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The best prices from Rochester to Chicago are usually found in May or June, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Rochester (ROC) to Chicago (CHI)

ROC - CHI
Price
$231 - $319
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches
Popular in March High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest in May Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from €231 From Rochester to Chicago
One-way from €163 One-way flight from Rochester 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 Rochester to Chicago?

Flights from Rochester to Chicago are found to be more expensive on Sunday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chicago.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 10% by booking at least 37 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 Rochester to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $177.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rochester to Chicago (ROC - CHI)?

It’s optimal to fly from Rochester to Chicago in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 10% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Rochester to Chicago in September, October 2020

The best prices found for ROC to CHI flights for September, October
12 Oct - 17 Oct
$230pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
26 Oct - 2 Nov
$238pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
16 Oct - 19 Oct
$240pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl

Rochester to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Rochester found for this year
3 Nov - 7 Nov
$213pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
12 Oct - 17 Oct
$230pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
28 Dec - 4 Jan
$233pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Rochester

Save time with Rochester to Chicago direct flight deals
15 Oct - 19 Oct
$303pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
12 Oct - 16 Oct
$313pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
16 Oct - 19 Oct
$338pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl

Last minute flights from Rochester to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Rochester, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 5 Oct
$292pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
1 Oct - 5 Oct
$292pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
1 Oct - 5 Oct
$382pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl

One-way flights to Chicago from Rochester

The cheapest one-way flights from Rochester to Chicago
2:15 am - 10:20 am
Delta
2 Stops
9h 05m
ROC - ORD
Delta
$163
Delta
4:15 am - 5:35 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
14h 20m
ROC - MDW
Multiple Airlines
$542
United
3:48 am - 12:45 pm
Linear Air Taxi
2 Stops
9h 57m
ROC - ORD
Linear Air Taxi
$5,006
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Rochester to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Rochester 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 Rochester 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rochester to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $213, but on average you can expect to pay $281.

Are there nonstop flights from Rochester to Chicago for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 7 direct flights from Rochester to Chicago under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Rochester to Chicago is less than $363.

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

There are currently 12+ open flights from Rochester to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Is Rochester weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Chicago is typically hotter than in Rochester. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Rochester to Chicago?

Airlines like Delta fly from Rochester to Chicago in about 3h 53m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to .

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $238. You may be able to fly from Rochester to Chicago for 13% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

$125 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Delta. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Linear Air Taxi, with prices from $4,595.

Alternative routes for Rochester to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Rochester to Chicago
Flight duration
1h 53m
Average temperature for September in Chicago
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Chicago
2.4 ″

Airports servicing Rochester

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Rochester to Chicago

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 54% of ROC to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 46% of ROC to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of ROC to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of ROC to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Rochester to Chicago
Sunday
16 daily flights
Monday
14 daily flights
Tuesday
14 daily flights
Wednesday
14 daily flights
Thursday
14 daily flights
Friday
17 daily flights
Saturday
17 daily flights
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