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South Dakota to Chicago (CHI)

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

Users have found that booking a flight from South Dakota to Chicago at least 20 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 20 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from South Dakota to Chicago for as little as $137 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $157 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Dakota to Chicago?

April can be a great time to fly to Chicago from South Dakota 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.

Cheap flights from South Dakota to Chicago in January, February 2021

The best prices found for South Dakota to CHI flights for January, February
26 Feb - 1 Mar
$130pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
26 Feb - 1 Mar
$143pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
26 Feb - 1 Mar
$150pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field

South Dakota to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from South Dakota found for this year
26 Feb - 1 Mar
$130pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
26 Feb - 1 Mar
$143pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
26 Feb - 1 Mar
$150pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field

Non-stop flights to Chicago from South Dakota

Save time with South Dakota to Chicago direct flight deals
31 Mar - 5 Apr
$405pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
6 Feb - 7 Feb
$415pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
4 Mar - 6 Mar
$423pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City

Last minute flights from South Dakota to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from South Dakota, departing today and this week
26 Jan - 1 Feb
$463pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
26 Jan - 1 Feb
$471pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
26 Jan - 1 Feb
$478pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field

One-way flights to Chicago from South Dakota

The cheapest one-way flights from South Dakota to Chicago
1:06 pm - 4:43 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
27h 37m
FSD - ORD
Frontier
$74
CheapFlights
12:30 pm - 12:51 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
12h 21m
FSD - ORD
United Airlines
$287
United
6:03 am - 1:28 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
18h 25m
RAP - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$288
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Useful info, stats and facts about South Dakota to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From South Dakota to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from South Dakota 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 South Dakota 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 South Dakota 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. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from South Dakota 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 South Dakota to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta 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 South Dakota to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Dakota to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $130, but on average you can expect to pay $202.

Are there nonstop flights from South Dakota to Chicago for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 10 direct flights from South Dakota to Chicago under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from South Dakota to Chicago is less than $497.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Dakota to Chicago for under $500?

There are currently 9+ open flights from South Dakota to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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

Before booking your flight from South Dakota to Chicago check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes from South Dakota to Chicago?

Most travelers choose Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Rapid City - Chicago O'Hare Intl or Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field - Chicago Midway when deciding on the best route from South Dakota to Chicago.

What are the cheapest Flights from South Dakota to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $85. While the most popular route (Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $168 on average our data indicates $355 when flying from South Dakota to Chicago

What are the most reliable airlines from South Dakota to Chicago?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from South Dakota to Chicago consider choosing Republic Airways (100%), United Airlines (95%) or SkyWest Airlines (94%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long is the flight from South Dakota to Chicago?

For as low as $227, American Airlines can have you in Chicago from South Dakota in 1h 51m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Frontier ($130), and American Airlines ($212) offers the cheapest pricing from South Dakota to Chicago.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $74. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from South Dakota to Chicago for a low price.

Arrival points for flights from South Dakota to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from South Dakota to Chicago
Average temperature for January in Chicago
33.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Chicago
0.7 ″

Airports servicing

Huron (HON)
Pierre (PIR)
Rapid City (RAP)
Aberdeen (ABR)
Brookings (ATY)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 3 airlines flying from South Dakota to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from South Dakota 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
United Airlines
$167 $362 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$243 $386 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$140 $400 No cancel fee N/A
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