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The best prices from Chicago to El Paso are usually found in August or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Sunday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to El Paso (ELP)

CHI - ELP
Price
$219 - $419
ELP
Temperature
59 - 98.6 °F
ELP
Rainfall
0.2 - 1.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Average price

$419

Average for round-trip flights in December 2020

Round-trip from

$219

From Chicago to El Paso

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 Chicago to El Paso?

Departing on a Wednesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 38% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to El Paso, book at least 34 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 30% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $402 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $508.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to El Paso?

Our data shows that June tends to be the cheapest month to fly to El Paso from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $370 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $221. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to El Paso (CHI - ELP)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to El Paso in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 37% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Chicago to El Paso in December, January 2021

The best prices found for CHI to ELP flights for December, January
13 Jan - 17 Jan
$111pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Jan - 17 Jan
$116pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
21 Jan - 24 Jan
$121pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to El Paso 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to El Paso from Chicago found for this year
21 Dec - 28 Dec
$129pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$135pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Dec - 27 Dec
$149pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to El Paso from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to El Paso direct flight deals
13 May - 16 May
$177pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Dec - 6 Jan
$249pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Jan - 17 Jan
$269pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to El Paso

Late deals on round-trip flights to El Paso from Chicago, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$135pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Dec - 11 Dec
$160pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$162pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to El Paso from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to El Paso
1:05 am - 7:21 am
Delta
1 Stop
7h 16m
MDW - ELP
Delta
$259
Delta
8:30 am - 10:55 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
3h 25m
ORD - ELP
American Airlines
12:55 pm - 4:31 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
52h 36m
ORD - ELP
Multiple Airlines
$363
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to El Paso flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to El Paso

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to El Paso 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 Chicago and El Paso 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago to El Paso to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Chicago to El Paso. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to El Paso for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $111, but on average you can expect to pay $143.

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

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from Chicago to El Paso under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to El Paso is less than $410.

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

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

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than El Paso?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 99 °F's in June, on average. The temperature in El Paso is generally hotter than in Chicago. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Chicago to El Paso?

Departing from Chicago to El Paso will take you 3h 09m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago to El Paso round-trip?

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to El Paso, with prices starting at $121. Frontier is 62% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Chicago to El Paso are Frontier ($49), American Airlines ($145), and Delta ($149).

Alternative routes for Chicago to El Paso

Destination information for El Paso

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to El Paso
Average temperature for December in El Paso
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in El Paso
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing El Paso

Top 4 airlines from Chicago to El Paso

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to El Paso 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
Frontier
$67 $179 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$148 $367 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$191 $396 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$127 $427 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to El Paso

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Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to El Paso
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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