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Cheap flights from Washington to Chicago (WAS - CHI)

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The best prices from Washington to Chicago are usually found in February or January, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

$258
$225
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$161
Price
$161 - $242
Temperature
34 - 84 °F
Rainfall
1 - 4 inches
Most popular in July High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price $208 Price for this month
Cheapest price $161 From Washington to Chicago

Washington to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Washington found for next year
25 Feb - 27 Feb
$75pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
26 Feb - 29 Feb
$75pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
19 Feb - 24 Feb
$82pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Washington to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Washington, departing today and this week
21 Nov - 28 Nov
$114pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
22 Nov - 24 Nov
$144pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
26 Nov - 3 Dec
$284pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National

Alternative routes for Washington to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Washington to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 02m
Average temperature for November in Chicago
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Chicago
2.4 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Washington Dulles Intl (IAD)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)
Weekly flight availability
from Washington to Chicago
Sunday
27 daily flights
Monday
90 daily flights
Tuesday
74 daily flights
Wednesday
96 daily flights
Thursday
68 daily flights
Friday
72 daily flights
Saturday
16 daily flights

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Washington to Chicago

What days are nonstop flights available from Washington to Chicago?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 27 users have taken a look at flights from Washington to Chicago.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Airlines departing from Washington to Chicago can be delayed by up to 15min. or more hours.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

22,712,560 passengers can be comfortably seated on when flying from Washington to Chicago on average per day.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

Delta Air Lines, Inc. offers the cheapest flights from Washington to Chicago. Per day you can find on average 381 flights for this route and airline.

How long does the flight from Washington to Chicago take?

A typical nonstop flight can take about 2 hours, covering about 374 miles.

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

On average, you can expect to see 296 flights from Washington to Chicago a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 5% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 12% of flight departures

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in July. The weather in Chicago is generally colder than Washington's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.