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Cheap flights from Wilmington to Chicago (ILM - CHI)

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The best prices from Wilmington to Chicago are usually found in November or May, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Wilmington (ILM) to Chicago (CHI)

ILM - CHI
Price
$281 - $362
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches
Popular in March High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest in November Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop
Round-trip from $281 From Wilmington to Chicago
One-way from $206 One-way flight from Wilmington to Chicago
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Wilmington to Chicago?

Flights from Wilmington to Chicago are found to be more expensive on Sunday. 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 Wilmington to Chicago?

To save on the cost of your flight from Wilmington to Chicago, book at least 37 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 10% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $177 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $177.

Cheap flights from Wilmington to Chicago in July, August 2020

The best prices found for ILM to CHI flights for July, August
9 Jul - 13 Jul
$215pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
9 Jul - 12 Jul
$222pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
9 Jul - 12 Jul
$247pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

Wilmington to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Wilmington found for this year
9 Jul - 13 Jul
$215pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
9 Jul - 12 Jul
$222pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
4 Aug - 8 Aug
$225pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Wilmington

Save time with Wilmington to Chicago direct flight deals
5 Aug - 10 Aug
$290pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Cape Air
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Cape Air
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
9 Jul - 12 Jul
$291pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
31 Jul - 5 Aug
$298pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

Last minute flights from Wilmington to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Wilmington, departing today and this week
26 Jun - 28 Jun
$610pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
26 Jun - 28 Jun
$838pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
26 Jun - 28 Jun
$1058pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

One-way flights to Chicago from Wilmington

The cheapest one-way flights from Wilmington to Chicago
3:34 am - 10:48 am
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
8h 14m
ILM - ORD
Allegiant Air
$206
Ovago
6:49 am - 5:32 pm
Cape Air
2 Stops
11h 43m
ILM - ORD
Cape Air
$400
Ovago
8:35 am - 3:05 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
7h 30m
ILM - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$474
Ovago

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Wilmington to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Wilmington 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 Wilmington 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.

Can I find flights from Wilmington to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wilmington to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Major Airline for just $215, but on average you can expect to pay $269.

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

Cheapflights has at least 10 direct flights from Wilmington to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Wilmington to Chicago is less than $379.

Are there last-minute flights available from Wilmington to Chicago for under $700?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Wilmington to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Wilmington New Hanover County to Chicago have been viewed 23 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

The cheapest airline for this route is ExpressJet. When flying this airline from Wilmington to Chicago on average you can expect to find 124 flights available for this route daily.

Is Wilmington weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 86 °F range in July. The weather in Chicago is generally colder than Wilmington's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Alternative routes for Wilmington to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Wilmington to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 16m
Average temperature for July in Chicago
84.2 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Chicago
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Wilmington

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from Wilmington to Chicago

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Weekly flight availability
from Wilmington to Chicago
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights