Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Lincoln (LNK)

CHI — LNK
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Chicago to Lincoln are usually found in September or January, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Lincoln (LNK)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to LNK flight in 2023: compare Chicago to Lincoln flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lincoln.

CHI - LNK

Price

$238 - $553

LNK

Temperature

24.8 - 78.8 °F

LNK

Rainfall

0.7 - 4.7 inches

Popular inFebruaryHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 39% potential price drop
Round-trip from$238From Chicago (CHI) to Lincoln
One-way from$209One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Lincoln

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska?

Flights from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska are found to be more expensive on Saturday. 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 Lincoln, Nebraska.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska?

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska at least 54 days early can save you up to 21% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 54 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska for as little as $356 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $429 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska?

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Lincoln, Nebraska from Chicago average $390. You can even find prices in September for less than $390, as users have found deals to Lincoln, Nebraska from as low as $181. The month of February appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Lincoln, Nebraska from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 41%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska (CHI - LNK)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 28% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Lincoln in January, February 2023

The best prices found for CHI to LNK flights for January, February
Feb 10 - Feb 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 43m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 52m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 23 - Mar 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 24m
$208

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 23 - Mar 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 51m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 52m
$211

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Chicago to Lincoln 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lincoln from Chicago found for this year
May 9 - May 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 51m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 49m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 10 - Feb 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 43m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 52m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 23 - Mar 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 24m
$208

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Cheap United Airlines flights from Chicago to Lincoln

Feb 25 - Mar 4
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 48m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 55m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 10 - Feb 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 43m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 52m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 23 - Mar 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 24m
$208

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Non-stop flights to Lincoln from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Lincoln direct flight deals
May 9 - May 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 51m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 49m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 10 - Feb 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 43m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 52m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 23 - Mar 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 51m
LNK

Lincoln

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 52m
$211

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

One-way flights to Lincoln from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Lincoln
Mar 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 50m
$209

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

1 stop

5h 32m
$219

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LNK

Lincoln

Nonstop

1h 45m
$269

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Lincoln

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,142 reviews

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Overall

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

1 I paid extra for a window seat and still ended in the middle. 2 most uncomfortable and crammed seat I've ever had 3 cabin was scorching hot, had to take all my layers off and I still sweating buckets 4 entertainment system did not work on my phone or computer 5 2nd roughest landing I've ever experienced - and I travel a lot...

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,142 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,142 reviews

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Overall

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

1 I paid extra for a window seat and still ended in the middle. 2 most uncomfortable and crammed seat I've ever had 3 cabin was scorching hot, had to take all my layers off and I still sweating buckets 4 entertainment system did not work on my phone or computer 5 2nd roughest landing I've ever experienced - and I travel a lot...

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Lincoln from Chicago?

Most people fly into Lincoln (LNK) if they book a flight to Lincoln from Chicago. On average, Lincoln has 3 inbound flights from Chicago per day from 1 airline. Lincoln is conveniently located just 4.0 mi from Lincoln’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Lincoln have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to Lincoln have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines is one of the carriers where you may find flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $148, but on average you can expect to pay $324.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 9 direct flights from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska is less than $274.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska round-trip from $148. Users have found that United Airlines is 62% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska?

Consider Air New Zealand (89%), GoJet (88%) or United Airlines (84%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $204. While the most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Lincoln) can be booked for $148 on average our data indicates $627 when flying from Chicago to Lincoln, Nebraska.

Top airline flying from Chicago to Lincoln

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Lincoln choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$187Average$337FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Lincoln

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Lincoln
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
60%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
39%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Lincoln

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Lincoln
Sunday4daily flights
Monday3daily flights
Tuesday3daily flights
Wednesday4daily flights
Thursday3daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday3daily flights
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