Cheap flights from State College to Chicago (SCE - CHI)

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The best prices from State College University Park to Chicago are usually found in January or October, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
State College (SCE) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best SCE to CHI flight in 2022: compare State College to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
SCE - CHI
Price
$277 - $537
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Rainfall
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$277

From State College University Park to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$204

One-way flight from State College University Park to Chicago (CHI)

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 State College to Chicago?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 28% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

What is the cheapest month to fly from State College to Chicago?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Chicago. Flights to Chicago from State College in January are about $401 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $265.

When is the cheapest time to fly from State College to Chicago (SCE - CHI)?

When flying from State College to Chicago, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 45% versus a flight at noon.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from State College to Chicago, book at least 56 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 42% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $454 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $538.

Cheap flights from State College to Chicago in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SCE to CHI flights for August, September
3 Sep - 6 Sep
$190pp
SCE
State College University Park
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
SCE
State College University Park
3 Sep - 4 Sep
$210pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park
3 Sep - 6 Sep
$213pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park

State College University Park to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from State College found for this year
3 Sep - 6 Sep
$190pp
SCE
State College University Park
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
SCE
State College University Park
3 Sep - 4 Sep
$210pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park
9 Dec - 12 Dec
$212pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park

Cheap United Airlines flights from State College to Chicago

3 Sep - 4 Sep
$210pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park
9 Dec - 12 Dec
$212pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park
3 Sep - 6 Sep
$213pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park

Cheap Delta flights from State College to Chicago

3 Sep - 6 Sep
$190pp
SCE
State College University Park
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
SCE
State College University Park
9 Dec - 12 Dec
$222pp
SCE
State College University Park
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
SCE
State College University Park
3 Sep - 6 Sep
$226pp
SCE
State College University Park
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
SCE
State College University Park

Non-stop flights to Chicago from State College

Save time with State College to Chicago direct flight deals
3 Sep - 4 Sep
$210pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park
3 Sep - 6 Sep
$213pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park
14 Sep - 18 Sep
$244pp
SCE
State College University Park
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SCE
State College University Park

Last minute flights from State College to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from State College, departing today and this week
20 Aug - 24 Aug
$337pp
SCE
State College University Park
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SCE
State College University Park
20 Aug - 24 Aug
$416pp
SCE
State College University Park
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SCE
State College University Park
20 Aug - 21 Aug
$450pp
SCE
State College University Park
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SCE
State College University Park

One-way flights to Chicago from State College

The cheapest one-way flights from State College to Chicago
1:59 pm - 2:55 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 56m
SCE - ORD
United Airlines
$204
United
12:42 pm - 1:50 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 08m
SCE - ORD
United Airlines
$379
United
3:00 am - 4:01 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 01m
SCE - ORD
United Airlines
$449
United

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Flight FAQs

From State College to Chicago

What airport do you fly from for flights from State College to Chicago?

For a flight from State College to Chicago, you will be flying from University Park. State College University Park (SCE) is just 3.9 mi from the center of the city. University Park is the only State College airport and it handles 2 outbound flights to Chicago per day. 2 airlines have flights to Chicago from State College University Park on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from State College University Park to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from State College University Park to Chicago have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from State College to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from State College to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $190, but on average you can expect to pay $244.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from State College to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from State College to Chicago is less than $340.

Are there last-minute flights available from State College to Chicago for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from State College to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Currently priced at $190, Delta will fly you from State College to Chicago and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $210 and $295, respectively. Delta is currently priced 52% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from State College to Chicago?

The cheapest flight price from State College to Chicago is $224. On average you can expect to pay $444. The most popular route, (State College University Park - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for $271.

What are the most reliable airlines from State College to Chicago?

Consider SkyWest Airlines (100%), United Airlines (93%) or Air Wisconsin (82%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from State College to Chicago.

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

When booking a flight from State College to Chicago, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from State College?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Chicago within the United States

Most visitors from State College University Park need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from State College University Park are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from State College University Park are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Do I need a test to fly back to State College from Chicago?

Returning to State College University Park from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering State College University Park.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering State College University Park.

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Alternative routes for State College to Chicago

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Hourly flight availability from State College to Chicago

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Weekly flight availability
from State College to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from State College to Chicago.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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