Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Durham, NC

CHI — RDU
Oct 4 — Oct 111

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

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

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to DU8 flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Durham flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Durham.

CHI - DU8

Price

$218 - $395

DU8

Temperature

39.2 - 78.8 °F

DU8

Rainfall

3 - 4.6 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Round-trip from$218From Chicago (CHI) to Durham
One-way from$99One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Durham

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

To save up to 36% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 59 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Chicago to Durham from $332 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $408 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Chicago to Durham lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Chicago to Durham in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $167.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Durham (CHI - DU8)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Chicago to Durham as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Durham in September, October 2022

The best prices found for CHI to Durham flights for September, October
Oct 25 - Nov 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 13m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 23m
$157

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 18 - Oct 25
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 13m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 09m
$167

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 29 - Nov 5
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

5h 11m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

8h 51m
$170

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Chicago to Durham 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Durham from Chicago found for this year
Oct 25 - Nov 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 13m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 23m
$157

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Dec 13 - Dec 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

5h 44m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 38m
$158

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 1 - Nov 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

22h 48m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 22m
$165

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Chicago to Durham

Oct 29 - Oct 31
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

15h 48m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

13h 38m
$202

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 19 - Oct 21
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

19h 14m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

5h 02m
$207

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Nov 14 - Nov 16
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

16h 22m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

15h 03m
$210

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Chicago to Durham

Nov 1 - Nov 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

22h 48m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 22m
$165

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 8 - Oct 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

5h 31m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 27m
$186

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 11 - Oct 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

22h 48m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 22m
$195

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Non-stop flights to Durham from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Durham direct flight deals
Nov 1 - Nov 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

2h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 22m
$196

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Dec 7 - Dec 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

1h 58m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 28m
$206

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 26 - Oct 29
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

2h 02m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 13m
$216

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Durham

Late deals on return flights to Durham from Chicago, departing today and this week
Oct 8 - Oct 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

5h 31m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 27m
$186

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 4 - Oct 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 22m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 23m
$215

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 8 - Oct 11
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

5h 11m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

26h 42m
$218

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

One-way flights to Durham from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Durham
Dec 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

5h 44m
$71

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 7
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

27h 46m
$76

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 25
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 13m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Durham for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $157, but on average you can expect to pay $178.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Durham for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Durham under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Durham is less than $240.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Durham for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Durham within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Durham?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

18 flight departures from Chicago to Durham per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 22% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 22% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 56% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Durham?

There are many flights that can get you from Chicago to Durham in 5h 49m. Fly via Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, or JetBlue to get the fastest option. The distance from Chicago to Durham is about 649 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $71 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Frontier from $76 and JetBlue from $86 one-way.

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

Consider Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or JetBlue when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Durham.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Durham?

Consider ANA (87%), Republic Airways (86%) or United Airlines (83%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Durham.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Durham?

On average you can expect to pay $441 for a flight from Chicago to Durham. The cheapest flight overall is $141 while the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Raleigh-Durham) is currently priced at $157.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Chicago to Durham

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Durham choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$16Average$23FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$128Average$317FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$134Average$386FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$149Average$340FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Durham

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Durham
5%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
17%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
65%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
13%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Durham

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Durham
Sunday13daily flights
Monday23daily flights
Tuesday20daily flights
Wednesday21daily flights
Thursday19daily flights
Friday13daily flights
Saturday7daily flights