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Cheap flights from Tampa to Chicago (TPA - CHI)

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The best prices from Tampa to Chicago are usually found in January or February, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Tampa (TPA) to Chicago (CHI)

TPA - CHI
Price
$100 - $198
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop
Round-trip from $100 From Tampa to Chicago
One-way from $39 One-way flight from Tampa 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 Tampa to Chicago?

Users have found that flying from Tampa to Chicago on a Sunday 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 Tampa to Chicago?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 37 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from Tampa to Chicago compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 37 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $177. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $177.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Tampa to Chicago (TPA - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Tampa to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 22% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Tampa to Chicago in September, October 2020

The best prices found for TPA to CHI flights for September, October
31 Oct - 2 Nov
$40pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
31 Oct - 14 Nov
$41pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$48pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa

Tampa to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Tampa found for this year
31 Oct - 2 Nov
$40pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
31 Oct - 14 Nov
$41pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$48pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Tampa

Save time with Tampa to Chicago direct flight deals
31 Oct - 2 Nov
$40pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
31 Oct - 14 Nov
$41pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$48pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa

Last minute flights from Tampa to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Tampa, departing today and this week
30 Sep - 5 Oct
$67pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
26 Sep - 10 Oct
$69pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
30 Sep - 2 Oct
$76pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa

One-way flights to Chicago from Tampa

The cheapest one-way flights from Tampa to Chicago
6:19 am - 8:12 am
Major Airline
Nonstop
2h 53m
TPA - ORD
Major Airline
$39
StudentUniverse
12:41 pm - 2:40 pm
British Airways
Nonstop
2h 59m
TPA - ORD
British Airways
$42
Travelgenio
6:30 am - 4:18 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
10h 48m
TPA - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$74
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Tampa to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Tampa 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 Tampa 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 Tampa to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tampa to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $40, but on average you can expect to pay $60.

Are there nonstop flights from Tampa to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Tampa to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Tampa to Chicago is less than $62.

Are there last-minute flights available from Tampa to Chicago for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Tampa to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Tampa to Chicago?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday.

Is Tampa weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 91 °F's in June, on average. The temperature in Chicago is generally colder than in Tampa. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Tampa to Chicago?

Departing from Tampa to Chicago will take you 2h 45m. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Tampa to Chicago round-trip from $40. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is British Airways. Spirit Airlines is 72% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$16 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Major Airline and British Airways, with prices starting from $39 and $42, respectively.

Alternative routes for Tampa to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Tampa to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 47m
Average temperature for September in Chicago
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Chicago
2.4 ″

Airports servicing Tampa

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Tampa to Chicago

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 58% of TPA to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 36% of TPA to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 5% of TPA to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of TPA to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Tampa to Chicago
Sunday
20 daily flights
Monday
19 daily flights
Tuesday
20 daily flights
Wednesday
19 daily flights
Thursday
18 daily flights
Friday
21 daily flights
Saturday
21 daily flights
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