Cheap flights from Texas (TX) to Chicago (CHI)

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

All the information you need to plan the best null to CHI flight in 2021: compare Texas to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Texas to Chicago?

Users have found that booking a flight from Texas 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 Texas 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 Texas to Chicago?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chicago from Texas. Prices for April average $135 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $33. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 49% on your journey compared to booking in April

Cheap flights from Texas to Chicago in May, June 2021

The best prices found for Texas to CHI flights for May, June
20 May - 25 May
$70pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
20 May - 25 May
$71pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
19 May - 22 May
$76pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Texas to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Texas found for this year
20 May - 25 May
$70pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
20 May - 25 May
$71pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
19 May - 22 May
$76pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Texas

Save time with Texas to Chicago direct flight deals
20 May - 25 May
$70pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
20 May - 25 May
$71pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
19 May - 22 May
$76pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Last minute flights from Texas to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Texas, departing today and this week
20 May - 25 May
$70pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
20 May - 25 May
$71pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
19 May - 22 May
$76pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way flights to Chicago from Texas

The cheapest one-way flights from Texas to Chicago
3:30 am - 5:54 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 24m
DFW - ORD
United Airlines
$49
United
2:20 am - 4:49 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
2h 29m
DFW - ORD
American Airlines
7:53 am - 6:28 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
10h 35m
DFW - ORD
Frontier
$68
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Texas to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Texas 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 Texas 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 Texas to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Texas to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $70, but on average you can expect to pay $85.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Texas to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Texas to Chicago is less than $85.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Texas to Chicago?

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

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

The most popular airlines flying from Texas to Chicago are Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from Texas to Chicago?

The most popular route from Texas to Chicago is Dallas/Fort Worth - Chicago O'Hare Intl. You may also consider Dallas/Fort Worth - Chicago Midway or Houston George Bush Intcntl - Chicago O'Hare Intl.

What are the cheapest Flights from Texas to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $42. While the most popular route (Dallas/Fort Worth - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $106 on average our data indicates $407 when flying from Texas to Chicago

What are the most reliable airlines from Texas 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 Texas to Chicago on time: LOT(100%), Austrian Airlines(100%), Avianca(100%.)

How long is the flight from Texas to Chicago?

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines can get you from Texas to Chicago in just under 2h 14m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Texas to Chicago round-trip from $70. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $97, and American Airlines, from $97.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $36. United Airlines flights start at $49 while deals on Frontier start at $55 one-way.

Departure points for flights from Texas to Chicago

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Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Texas to Chicago.
Flight duration
2h 36m
Average temperature for May in Chicago
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Chicago
4.3 ″

Airports servicing

Brownsville (BRO)
College Station (CLL)
Corpus Christi (CRP)
Del Rio Intl (DRT)
El Paso (ELP)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 6 airlines flying from Texas to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Texas 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
Spirit Airlines
$56 $176 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$38 $182 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$48 $232 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$48 $251 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$77 $310 No cancel fee N/A
Southwest
$134 $375 No cancel fee 63%
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