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How to find the cheapest flight from
Tennessee to Chicago (CHI)

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 20 days in advance to save up to 10% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 20 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Tennessee to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $137, or $157 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Tennessee to Chicago?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from Tennessee. Users have commonly found prices around $135 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $33. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Tennessee to Chicago in January, February 2021

The best prices found for Tennessee to CHI flights for January, February
24 Jan - 24 Jan
$78pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
19 Jan - 24 Jan
$83pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
4 Feb - 6 Feb
$91pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl

Tennessee to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Tennessee found for this year
1 May - 3 May
$57pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
4 Mar - 7 Mar
$64pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
25 Mar - 28 Mar
$67pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Tennessee

Save time with Tennessee to Chicago direct flight deals
1 May - 3 May
$57pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
4 Mar - 7 Mar
$64pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
25 Mar - 28 Mar
$67pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson

Last minute flights from Tennessee to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Tennessee, departing today and this week
24 Jan - 24 Jan
$78pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
19 Jan - 24 Jan
$83pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
19 Jan - 24 Jan
$107pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson

One-way flights to Chicago from Tennessee

The cheapest one-way flights from Tennessee to Chicago
1:30 am - 1:59 am
Allegiant Air
Nonstop
1h 29m
TYS - MDW
Allegiant Air
$53
Kiwi.com
1:20 am - 3:09 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 49m
MEM - ORD
United Airlines
$67
United
2:00 am - 9:54 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 54m
BNA - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$71
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Tennessee to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Tennessee 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 Tennessee 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 Tennessee to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. New policies for travelers booking flights from Tennessee to Chicago include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Tennessee to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Tennessee to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tennessee to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $57, but on average you can expect to pay $95.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Tennessee to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Tennessee to Chicago is less than $112.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Tennessee to Chicago?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Tennessee to Chicago.

What are the most popular routes from Tennessee to Chicago?

While some choose either Memphis - Chicago O'Hare Intl or Nashville Intl - Chicago Midway, Nashville Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl is the most popular route from Tennessee to Chicago.

What are the cheapest Flights from Tennessee to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $39. While the most popular route (Nashville Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $91 on average our data indicates $405 when flying from Tennessee to Chicago

What are the most reliable airlines from Tennessee to Chicago?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Tennessee to Chicago on time: Envoy Air(100%), Republic Airways(98%), Japan Airlines(97%.)

How long is the flight from Tennessee to Chicago?

Allegiant Air, American Airlines, and United Airlines can get you from Tennessee to Chicago in just under 1h 29m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

Frontier, at $57, was found to be the cheapest airline from Tennessee to Chicago.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Allegiant Air and United Airlines.

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

$29 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines, with prices starting from $29 and $33, respectively.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Tennessee to Chicago
Flight duration
1h 36m
Average temperature for January in Chicago
33.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Chicago
0.7 ″

Airports servicing

Chattanooga (CHA)
Memphis (MEM)
McKellar-Sipes Rgnl (MKL)
Tri-City Regional (TRI)
Knoxville (TYS)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 6 airlines flying from Tennessee to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Tennessee 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
Frontier
$29 $91 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$104 $178 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$68 $283 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$71 $315 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$62 $354 No cancel fee N/A
Linear Air Taxi
$3,984 $6,413 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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