Cheap flights from Tucson to Chicago (TUS - CHI)

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The best prices from Tucson to Chicago are usually found in February or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

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 2022: compare Tucson to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
TUS - CHI
Price
$286 - $680
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Rainfall
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$286

From Tucson to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$226

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.
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 61 days early can save you up to 52% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Tucson to Chicago for as little as $567 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 $644 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 at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 75% on airfare.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from Tucson. Users have commonly found prices around $447 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $257. 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.

Cheap flights from Tucson to Chicago in August, September 2022

The best prices found for TUS to CHI flights for August, September
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$296pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$300pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TUS
Tucson
13 Sep - 17 Sep
$334pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TUS
Tucson

Tucson to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Tucson found for this year
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$296pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$300pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TUS
Tucson
13 Sep - 17 Sep
$334pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TUS
Tucson

Cheap United Airlines flights from Tucson to Chicago

24 Aug - 30 Aug
$296pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$300pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TUS
Tucson
13 Sep - 17 Sep
$334pp
TUS
Tucson
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TUS
Tucson

Cheap American Airlines flights from Tucson to Chicago

31 Aug - 4 Sep
$340pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson
4 Sep - 7 Sep
$348pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson
31 Aug - 4 Sep
$358pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Tucson

Save time with Tucson to Chicago direct flight deals
31 Aug - 4 Sep
$340pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson
4 Sep - 7 Sep
$348pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson
17 Sep - 24 Sep
$390pp
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
18 Aug - 29 Aug
$512pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TUS
Tucson
18 Aug - 29 Aug
$521pp
TUS
Tucson
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson
18 Aug - 29 Aug
$525pp
TUS
Tucson
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
TUS
Tucson

One-way flights to Chicago from Tucson

The cheapest one-way flights from Tucson to Chicago
10:04 am - 2:40 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
3h 36m
TUS - ORD
American Airlines
12:00 pm - 5:06 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
27h 06m
TUS - ORD
United Airlines
$232
United
9:07 am - 6:10 pm
Delta
1 Stop
7h 03m
TUS - MDW
Delta
$243
Delta

Related info for your journey

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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. 5 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 5 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 $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tucson to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $296, but on average you can expect to pay $359.

Are there nonstop flights from Tucson to Chicago for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Tucson to Chicago under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Tucson to Chicago is less than $435.

Are there last-minute flights available from Tucson to Chicago for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Tucson to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Tucson to Chicago round-trip from $296. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $340, and Delta, from $358. United Airlines is priced at 33% 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 American Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $145. Users have also found prices from $184 and $204 on Delta and United Airlines, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Tucson to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $200. While the most popular route (Tucson - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $367 on average our data indicates $609 when flying from Tucson to Chicago.

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: Aer Lingus (65%), American Airlines (62%), Qatar Airways( 62%).

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

Consider American Airlines, Frontier or Juneyao Airlines 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 are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering 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 are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering 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.

Top 4 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
Juneyao Airlines
$12 $21 No cancel fee 66%

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

United Airlines
$249 $390 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$254 $492 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$415 $669 No cancel fee N/A

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 77% of TUS to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 19% of TUS to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 4% 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
6 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights