Cheap flights from South Dakota (SD) to Chicago (CHI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
South Dakota to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best null to CHI flight in 2021: compare South Dakota to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
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 May, June 2021

The best prices found for South Dakota to CHI flights for May, June
19 Jun - 20 Jun
$192pp
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
23 May - 24 May
$264pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
17 May - 20 Jun
$268pp
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

South Dakota to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from South Dakota found for this year
19 Jun - 20 Jun
$192pp
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
2 Aug - 3 Aug
$210pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
10 Jul - 13 Jul
$251pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City

Non-stop flights to Chicago from South Dakota

Save time with South Dakota to Chicago direct flight deals
10 Jul - 13 Jul
$251pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
8 Jul - 13 Jul
$283pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
9 Jul - 15 Jul
$315pp
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
23 May - 24 May
$264pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
21 May - 24 May
$362pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
21 May - 23 May
$379pp
FSD
Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-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
4:15 pm - 7:43 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
27h 28m
FSD - ORD
Frontier
$209
Kiwi.com
6:03 am - 2:30 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
19h 27m
RAP - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$237
Gotogate
4:59 am - 7:18 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
14h 19m
FSD - ORD
American Airlines

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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.

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 American Airlines for just $192, but on average you can expect to pay $285.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from South Dakota to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from South Dakota to Chicago is less than $548.

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

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

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, Sioux Falls Joe Foss Field - Chicago Midway or Rapid City - Chicago O'Hare Intl 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 $314 on average our data indicates $333 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 United Airlines (96%), GoJet (95%) or Lufthansa (95%) 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 $403, United Airlines can have you in Chicago from South Dakota in 1h 45m. 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, American Airlines ($192), and United Airlines ($251) 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 $209. However, be on the lookout for offers from Allegiant Air and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from South Dakota to Chicago for a low price.

Departure points for flights from South Dakota to Chicago

Select to see more specific information for flights to Chicago from all departure points in South Dakota.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from South Dakota to Chicago.
Flight duration
2h 17m
Average temperature for May in Chicago
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Chicago
4.3 ″

Airports servicing

Huron Howes (HON)
Pierre (PIR)
Rapid City (RAP)
Aberdeen (ABR)
Watertown (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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