Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Miami (MIA) from $26

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/14. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
CHI — MIA
Apr 16 — Apr 231

The best prices from Chicago to Miami are usually found in September or August, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

Cheap flight deals from Chicago to Miami

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Chicago (CHI) to Miami (MIA). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 11, 2024.

Popular in

March

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

$208

One-way from

$26
High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
From Chicago (CHI) to Miami
One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Miami

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Miami?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Miami. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Miami at least 27 days early can save you up to 66% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 27 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Miami for as little as $167 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 $330 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Miami from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $222 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $52. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Miami (CHI - MIA)?

When flying from Chicago to Miami, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 44% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap Frontier flights from Chicago to Miami

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Frontier for the route between Chicago and Miami. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Frontier flights heading from Chicago to Miami. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Sun 5/267:23 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 11mFrontier
Wed 5/294:12 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 15mFrontier
Deal found 4/11$77
Tue 5/77:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Thu 5/92:43 pmMIA - MDW
1 stop7h 44mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$78
Wed 4/247:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Fri 4/263:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$79
Sat 5/46:45 amMDW - MIA
1 stop7h 11mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$80
Mon 5/207:23 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 11mFrontier
Wed 5/294:12 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 15mFrontier
Deal found 4/11$81
Mon 5/66:55 amMDW - MIA
1 stop7h 10mFrontier
Tue 5/73:51 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$82
Tue 4/306:00 amORD - MIA
1 stop7h 56mFrontier
Tue 5/75:30 amMIA - ORD
1 stop6h 17mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$83
Thu 5/97:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/153:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$84
Wed 5/157:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/221:25 pmMIA - MDW
1 stop9h 28mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$85
  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Chicago to Miami is Frontier. Flights from Frontier traveling this route typically cost $345.08 RT. This price is typically 22% cheaper than other airlines that offer Chicago to Miami flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $109. Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is the most common Chicago airport to take off from when flying to Miami. Miami Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Miami. When flying from Chicago to Miami, Frontier flights are 4% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Chicago to Miami

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Spirit Airlines for the route between Chicago and Miami. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Spirit Airlines flights traveling from Chicago to Miami. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Wed 5/158:09 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 19mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/224:10 pmMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 27mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$58
Wed 5/88:09 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 19mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/156:20 amMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$59
Wed 5/89:15 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/156:20 amMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$60
Wed 5/89:15 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mSpirit Airlines
Sat 5/115:06 pmMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 27mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$61
Tue 5/219:15 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/296:20 amMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$62
Tue 5/77:27 amORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 18mSpirit Airlines
Sat 5/115:06 pmMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 27mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$66
Tue 5/149:15 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mSpirit Airlines
Fri 5/176:30 amMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/9$67
Wed 5/17:50 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mSpirit Airlines
Tue 5/76:00 amMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 28mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$68
Wed 5/811:14 amORD - MIA
1 stop9h 53mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/154:10 pmMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 27mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$70
  • If you’re traveling from Chicago to Miami, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Spirit Airlines. Chicago to Miami flights are typically 14% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $420.42 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $178. When traveling from Chicago to Miami on Spirit Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Miami Airport. When flying from Chicago to Miami, Spirit Airlines flights are 3% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Chicago to Miami flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Chicago to Miami specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Prices were last updated on April 11, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Chicago to Miami in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Wed 5/87:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/153:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$53
Wed 5/87:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/153:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$54
Tue 5/219:15 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/296:20 amMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/11$55
Wed 5/17:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$55
Tue 4/307:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Tue 5/73:51 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$56
Tue 5/77:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$57
Wed 5/158:09 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 19mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/224:10 pmMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 27mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$58
Wed 5/17:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/11$58
Wed 5/88:09 pmORD - MIA
Nonstop3h 19mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/156:20 amMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$59

Chicago to Miami 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Chicago and Miami in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Chicago to Miami in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Wed 5/87:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/153:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$53
Wed 5/87:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/153:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$54
Wed 5/17:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$55
Tue 4/307:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Tue 5/73:51 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$56
Tue 5/77:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$57
Wed 5/17:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/11$58
Wed 5/157:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/224:12 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 15mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$59
Tue 5/77:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Tue 5/143:51 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$62
Tue 5/77:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Tue 5/143:51 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/9$63

Non-stop flights to Miami from Chicago

Discover non-stop flight options from Chicago to Miami. Find direct flights with no layovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore non-stop flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
For a shorter flight, select one of these non-stop flights from Chicago to Miami. If you're looking for other options for flights from Chicago to Miami, make sure to update the search form at the top of page.
Wed 5/87:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/153:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$53
Wed 5/87:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/153:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$54
Wed 5/17:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$55
Tue 4/307:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Tue 5/73:51 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$56
Tue 5/77:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$57
Wed 5/17:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/83:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/11$58
Wed 5/157:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Wed 5/224:12 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 15mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$59
Tue 5/77:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Tue 5/143:51 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$62
Tue 5/77:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Tue 5/143:51 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/9$63

Chicago to Miami flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Chicago to Miami for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from Chicago to Miami should consider booking one of these fares. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Wed 4/176:00 amORD - MIA
1 stop8h 05mFrontier
Wed 4/243:06 pmMIA - ORD
1 stop10h 46mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$86
Wed 4/176:00 amORD - MIA
1 stop8h 05mFrontier
Thu 4/255:30 amMIA - ORD
1 stop6h 17mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$92
Wed 4/177:00 amMDW - MIA
1 stop7h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 4/2210:30 pmMIA - MDW
1 stop26h 46mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/9$104
Fri 4/194:51 pmMDW - MIA
1 stop17h 08mFrontier
Wed 4/243:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/11$106
Wed 4/176:00 amORD - MIA
1 stop8h 05mFrontier
Wed 4/243:06 pmMIA - ORD
1 stop10h 46mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$108
Tue 4/167:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Fri 4/193:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$108
Wed 4/176:00 amORD - MIA
1 stop8h 05mFrontier
Wed 4/243:06 pmMIA - ORD
1 stop10h 46mFrontier
Deal found 4/11$109
Wed 4/177:00 amMDW - MIA
1 stop7h 05mFrontier
Wed 4/243:55 pmMIA - MDW
Nonstop3h 32mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$109
Wed 4/176:00 amORD - MIA
1 stop8h 05mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/236:00 amMIA - ORD
Nonstop3h 28mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$111

One-way flights to Miami from Chicago

Search for one-way flight options from Chicago to Miami. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Chicago to Miami can choose from these deals. For those needing a return trip from Chicago, there is a search form available above.
Tue 5/147:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Deal found 4/11$26
Wed 5/157:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$27
Wed 5/87:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$28
Tue 4/307:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$29
Tue 4/307:13 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$30
Wed 4/247:17 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 17mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$31
Wed 5/297:23 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 11mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$34
Wed 5/811:14 amORD - MIA
1 stop9h 53mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 4/10$39
Tue 6/187:37 pmMDW - MIA
Nonstop3h 11mFrontier
Deal found 4/10$39

Find flights from Chicago to Miami within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Chicago to Miami that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$58 - $82

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Chicago O'Hare IntlMiami

ORD - MIA

ORDMIA

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/15

Nonstop3h 19m

Miami

Wed 5/22

Nonstop3h 27m

$58

Chicago O'Hare IntlMiami

ORD - MIA

ORDMIA

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/8

Nonstop3h 19m

Miami

Wed 5/15

Nonstop3h 25m

$59

Chicago O'Hare IntlMiami

ORD - MIA

ORDMIA

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/8

Nonstop3h 17m

Miami

Wed 5/15

Nonstop3h 25m

$60

Chicago O'Hare IntlMiami

ORD - MIA

ORDMIA

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 5/8

Nonstop3h 17m

Miami

Sat 5/11

Nonstop3h 27m

$61

Chicago O'Hare IntlMiami

ORD - MIA

ORDMIA

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Tue 5/21

Nonstop3h 17m

Miami

Wed 5/29

Nonstop3h 25m

$62

Chicago O'Hare IntlMiami

ORD - MIA

ORDMIA

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Tue 4/30

1 stop7h 56m

Miami

Tue 5/7

Nonstop3h 28m

$73

Chicago MidwayMiami

MDW - MIA

MDWMIA

Chicago Midway

Sun 5/26

Nonstop3h 11m

Miami

Wed 5/29

Nonstop3h 15m

$77

Chicago MidwayMiami

MDW - MIA

MDWMIA

Chicago Midway

Tue 5/7

Nonstop3h 17m

Miami

Thu 5/9

1 stop7h 44m

$78

Chicago O'Hare IntlMiami

ORD - MIA

ORDMIA

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Sat 5/4

1 stop7h 56m

Miami

Sun 5/5

Nonstop3h 28m

$82

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 4/10

When is the best time to book a flight from Chicago to Miami?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Chicago to Miami. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
Booking 26 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Chicago to Miami. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Miami?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Chicago to Miami. Price data was last updated on April 7, 2024.
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Noon
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Chicago to Miami flight should consider departing on Tuesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Miami by month

Plan your trip from Chicago to Miami by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Chicago to Miami is currently $31 while a round-trip flight costs $68. Price data was last updated on April 7, 2024.

Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Chicago to Miami (average of $208). Flying from Chicago to Miami in March is currently the most expensive (average of $290). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$221

February

$234

March

$290

April

$259

May

$249

June

$273

July

$287

August

$243

September

$208

October

$229

November

$258

December

$258

Temperature and rainfall in Miami by month

Plan your trip to Miami by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MIA

Temperature

68 - 84.2 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Miami

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Miami. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Miami. Reviews last updated April 11, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Chicago to Miami, such as Frontier, Spirit Airlines and Delta. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

7.4
Good
11,391 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

7.3
Good
15,011 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

7.2
Good
679 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

6.4
Okay
8,803 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

Chicago to Miami Travel Guide

Oh, Miami. Some like it hot, and when they do, they go to Miami, Florida. Chicago residents looking to escape the harsh Midwest winter or spice things up for the summer are bound to find Miami an accommodating getaway. From the beaches to the museums, and the rich Cuban-influenced culture to the culinary delights, Miami has a little something for everyone. Lodging options are aplenty as well for those leaving the Windy City for Miami. Stay in an exotic luxury hotel along the water, book a condo at a golf resort, or stay frugal at a modestly priced hotel. Whichever you choose, make sure your location accommodates your recreation plans if you're not renting a car.

While Chicago is known for its windy weather and down-to-earth residents, Miami likes to kick things up a notch with both its subtropical climate and appreciation for all things caliente. For most of the year, you can leave your hat, gloves and heavy coat in Chi-Town when you depart for Miami; instead, bring some sunscreen.

Looking for a hot time in the city or relaxed sunbathing at the beach? Use our smart search engine to find the best deals on flights from Chicago to Miami.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Chicago to Miami. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • How long is the flight from Chicago to Miami?

    Direct flights from Chicago to Miami take about three hours from gate to gate. Flights with stops can take as long as six hours or more.

  • Which airlines operate flights from Chicago to Miami?

    Spirit, American, United and jetBlue are the major airlines that can get you directly from Chicago to Miami. If you want to make a stop or two along the way, consider opening your search to include multiple airlines.

  • How frequent are flights between Chicago and Miami?

    Between all the airlines that offer flights from Chicago to Miami, expect to find around 20 or more options on any given day. While there are many nonstop flights available, some may include a stop along the way.

  • Which airports serve Chicago to Miami?

    Although Chicago has two major airports - Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - only O'Hare offers direct flights to Miami International Airport (MIA).

  • Which direct flight route between Chicago and Miami is cheapest?

    The low end for a round trip from Chicago to Miami is between $250 and $300. However, you might be able to find a better deal if you're willing to fly into nearby Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) instead of MIA. If you do go with that option, be sure to take advantage of the train that runs to Miami from FLL to get there quickly and cheaply.

  • What are the best ways to get to the airports in Chicago and Miami?

    A really nice feature of traveling on flights to Miami from Chicago is that you have a choice of two different airports that you can fly out of in the Chicago area. Because there are a good number of flights between both of these airports and Miami, the choice of Chicago airport often comes down to which one is more convenient for you based on your departure point within the Chicago area. Both Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) offer easy public transportation access from downtown Chicago aboard the Chicago Transit Authority light rail service. In Miami, you will fly into Miami International Airport (MIA), and you can use public transportation to travel from this airport to downtown Miami aboard the number 7 bus line operated by Miami Dade Transit in about 50 minutes.

  • Which airlines fly directly from Chicago to Miami?

    Because trips to Miami from Chicago involve two very large cities in the United States, there are quite a few direct flights offered by several airlines to make this trip. If your departure point is Chicago O'Hare International Airport, you can find direct flights offered by Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines. If you will be departing from Chicago Midway Airport on your trip to Miami from Chicago, you can book nonstop flights to Miami aboard Southwest Airlines.

  • What are the stopover options between Chicago and Miami?

    When booking flights to Miami from Chicago, if you shop around, you can find a few one-stop flights that cost less than some of the nonstop options between these two cities. For example, if you will be departing from Chicago Midway Airport, you can travel aboard a one-stop flight offered by Delta Airlines with a layover at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL); this flight only adds about one hour and 20 minutes to your total travel time. If your departure point is Chicago O'Hare International Airport, you can travel on a one-stop flight aboard American Airlines that makes a stop at Tampa International Airport (TPA) and only adds about one hour and 40 minutes to your travel time.

  • Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Chicago to Miami?

    The cities of Chicago and Miami are both located inside the United States, so travelers on this route do not need to a passport or a visa to board these domestic flights. One thing that is important to remember: in the near future, all travelers will be required to present a REAL ID to travel on flights to Miami from Chicago, or any domestic flights. Alternatively, a passport will be considered as a valid form of ID on future domestic flights.

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

    Most people fly into Miami (MIA) if they book a flight to Miami from Chicago. On average, Miami has 45 inbound flights from Chicago per day from 6 airlines. Miami is conveniently located just 6.1 mi from Miami’s city center.

  • Can I find flights from Chicago to Miami for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Miami for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $58, but on average you can expect to pay $70.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Miami for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Miami under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Miami is less than $66.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Miami for under $100?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Miami within the next 7 days for less than $100.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Miami?

    Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

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

    On average 4 flights depart from Chicago to Miami per day.
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  • How long is the flight from Chicago to Miami?

    Spirit Airlines and Frontier can get you from Chicago to Miami in just under 3h 11m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. The distance from Chicago to Miami is about 1205 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Miami round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chicago to Miami round-trip from $58. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Frontier. Spirit Airlines is priced at 73% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Miami?

    Before booking your flight to Miami from Chicago, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Qatar Airways (87%), Avianca (85%), American Airlines( 82%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Miami?

    Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Miami? While on average our users pay $930, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $53. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Miami), is priced around $58.

  • What does ORD to MIA mean?

    Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is ORD and Miami Airport is MIA. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford Airport (RFD) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chicago to Miami that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Chicago to Miami with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chicago to Miami that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Chicago to Miami flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Chicago to Miami?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Chicago to Miami?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Chicago to Miami by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chicago to Miami that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Chicago to Miami?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Chicago to Miami flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Chicago to Miami flight deals updated?

    The Chicago to Miami flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/11.

  • What are the most eco-friendly airlines from Chicago to Miami?

    American Airlines, United Airlines, and Southwest Airlines are among the most eco-friendly airlines serving this route. These airlines have taken several operational and physical steps to reduce the carbon emissions for this flight. For instance, they all have a direct flight to Miami from Chicago, which immediately halves the emissions that would have resulted from a connecting flight. United Airlines has also invested in newer and more efficient aircraft that produce less carbon emissions and noise while enhancing fuel efficiency. On the other hand, American Airlines have improved their wing design, shaved off excess weight from the cabins, and introduced paperless cabins, all in an effort to reduce the environmental impact of this flight. You will also find more passengers flying in these airlines’ economy class seats since they take up less space, resulting in less carbon emissions per passenger.

  • How can I fly more sustainably from Chicago to Miami?

    You can take several steps as an individual to ensure your flight to Miami from Chicago is eco-friendly. The first is to choose airlines that prioritize sustainable travel. In recent times, several airlines have realized the need for sustainable travel. As such, they’re taking measures to reduce their carbon emissions and offset the remainder. Prioritize booking with these airlines. You can also pack lighter. You might be tempted to carry an extra suitcase or exceed the baggage weight limit. Don’t. Heavier planes require more fuel, which results in more carbon emissions. Finally, you can bring your own headphones and reusable bottle onboard instead of using the single-use options on the plane. Having your reusable bottle will keep you adequately hydrated and reduce the amount of plastic waste.

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