Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Galveston

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The best prices from Chicago to Galveston are usually found in August or July, booked 19 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to IAH flight in 2021: compare Chicago to Galveston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Galveston.
CHI - G4L
Price
$88 - $205
G4L
Temperature
55.4 - 84.2 °F
G4L
Precipitation
2.6 - 6 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

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

Average price

$127

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$88

From Chicago (CHI) to Galveston

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Galveston?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Galveston from Chicago. Prices for August average $136 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $37. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 50% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Galveston (CHI - G4L)?

When flying from Chicago to Galveston, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 18 days in advance, which can save you up to 21% on flights from Chicago to Galveston compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 18 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $128. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $164.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Galveston in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CHI to Galveston flights for October, November
6 Nov - 9 Nov
$171pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Nov - 9 Nov
$171pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
3 Nov - 5 Nov
$173pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Galveston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Galveston from Chicago found for this year
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$171pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$171pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
3 Nov - 9 Nov
$173pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway

Last minute flights from Chicago to Galveston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Galveston from Chicago, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 6 Nov
$173pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Oct - 26 Oct
$175pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
23 Oct - 26 Oct
$175pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Galveston from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Galveston
1:53 pm - 6:42 pm
Delta
1 Stop
4h 49m
MDW - HOU
Delta
$128
Delta
1:55 pm - 2:54 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
24h 59m
ORD - HOU
Multiple Airlines
$140
Kiwi.com
3:46 am - 2:19 pm
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
10h 33m
MDW - HOU
Allegiant Air
$141
FareScan

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> to <span class="emphasized">Galveston</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Galveston

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Galveston for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $171, but on average you can expect to pay $187.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Galveston?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 4 flights from Chicago to Galveston a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Galveston?

Delta and American Airlines can get you from Chicago to Galveston in just under 4h 36m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 07m. The distance from Chicago to Galveston is about 930 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Chicago to Galveston are Allegiant Air ($66), Delta ($86), and American Airlines ($128).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Galveston?

The cheapest flight price from Chicago to Galveston is $48. On average you can expect to pay $509. The most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Houston Hobby), can usually be booked for $57.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Chicago to Galveston are Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Galveston?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Chicago to Galveston on time: Envoy Air (100%), Asiana Airlines (100%), Avianca (94%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Galveston

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Galveston from Chicago?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Galveston within the United States

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Galveston.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Galveston.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Galveston.

Do I need a test to fly back to Chicago from Galveston?

Returning to Chicago from Galveston

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Galveston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Galveston are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Alternative routes for Chicago to Galveston

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Galveston

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Galveston.
Average temperature for October in Galveston
77.0 °F

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Galveston

Top 4 airlines flying from Chicago to Galveston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Galveston 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
United Airlines
$48 $220 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$48 $259 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$56 $176 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$87 $278 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Galveston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Galveston.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 40% of CHI to Galveston departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 37% of CHI to Galveston departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 17% of CHI to Galveston departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 6% of CHI to Galveston departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Galveston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Galveston.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
11 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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