Cheap flights from Tucson to Chicago (TUS - CHI)

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The best prices from Tucson to Chicago are usually found in August or July, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Tucson (TUS) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best TUS to CHI flight in 2021: compare Tucson to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
TUS - CHI
Price
$236 - $419
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Precipitation
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$236

From Tucson to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$94

One-way flight from Tucson 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 month to fly from Tucson to Chicago?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from Tucson. Users have commonly found prices around $380 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $216. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Tucson to Chicago?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Tucson to Chicago. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chicago.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Tucson to Chicago at least 39 days early can save you up to 20% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 39 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Tucson to Chicago for as little as $457 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 $483 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Tucson to Chicago (TUS - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Tucson to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 47% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Tucson to Chicago in October, November 2021

The best prices found for TUS to CHI flights for October, November
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$201pp
TUS
Tucson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$225pp
TUS
Tucson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TUS
Tucson
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$241pp
TUS
Tucson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson

Tucson to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Tucson found for this year
20 Dec - 6 Jan
$167pp
TUS
Tucson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$201pp
TUS
Tucson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$203pp
TUS
Tucson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Tucson

Save time with Tucson to Chicago direct flight deals
9 Dec - 11 Jan
$257pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson
6 Nov - 11 Nov
$261pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson
11 Feb - 13 Feb
$277pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson

Last minute flights from Tucson to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Tucson, departing today and this week
30 Oct - 31 Oct
$322pp
TUS
Tucson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson
29 Oct - 2 Nov
$355pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson
27 Oct - 2 Nov
$363pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson

One-way flights to Chicago from Tucson

The cheapest one-way flights from Tucson to Chicago
4:12 pm - 1:10 am
Frontier
1 Stop
7h 58m
TUS - ORD
Frontier
$94
Kiwi.com
7:15 am - 11:50 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
3h 35m
TUS - ORD
United Airlines
$143
United
7:37 am - 4:31 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
30h 54m
TUS - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$150
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Tucson</span> to <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Tucson to Chicago

What airport do you fly from for flights from Tucson to Chicago?

Tucson (TUS), located 7.5 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Tucson to Chicago. 4 airlines have flights from Tucson to Chicago on a regular basis. Booking flights from Tucson to Chicago should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 9 outbound flights to Chicago per day.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Tucson to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tucson to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $167, but on average you can expect to pay $230.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Tucson to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Tucson to Chicago is less than $305.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Tucson to Chicago?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Wednesday.

How many flights depart from Tucson to Chicago on average per day?

1 flight departure from Tucson to Chicago per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Tucson to Chicago?

Airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier fly from Tucson to Chicago in about 7h 34m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 51m. There are 1443 mi between Tucson and Chicago. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Tucson to Chicago round-trip from $244. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $255, and Frontier, from $274. American Airlines is priced at 35% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $92. Users have also found prices from $128 and $130 on American Airlines and United Airlines, respectively.

What are the most reliable airlines from Tucson to Chicago?

Before booking your flight to Chicago from Tucson, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Iberia (88%), Royal Jordanian (88%), American Airlines( 86%).

What are the cheapest flights from Tucson to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $185. While the most popular route (Tucson - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $203 on average our data indicates $501 when flying from Tucson to Chicago

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Frontier when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Tucson to Chicago.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from Tucson?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Tucson must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Tucson are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Do I need a test to fly back to Tucson from Chicago?

Returning to Tucson from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Tucson.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Tucson.

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Alternative routes for Tucson to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Tucson to Chicago.
Flight duration from TUS to Chicago
3h 41m
Average temperature for October in Chicago
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Chicago
2.6 ″

Airports servicing Tucson

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 3 airlines flying from Tucson to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Tucson 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
Delta
$145 $447 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$181 $378 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$204 $432 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Tucson to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Tucson towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 85% of TUS to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 15% of TUS to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of TUS to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of TUS to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Tucson to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Tucson to Chicago.
Sunday
9 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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