Cheap flights from Chicago to Milwaukee (CHI - MKE)

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The best prices from Chicago to Milwaukee-Mitchell are usually found in May or February, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Milwaukee (MKE)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to MKE flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Milwaukee flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Milwaukee.
CHI - MKE
Price
$209 - $352
MKE
Temperature
21.2 - 73.4 °F
MKE
Rainfall
1.4 - 4 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Average price

$236

Average for round-trip flights in June 2022

Round-trip from

$209

From Chicago (CHI) to Milwaukee-Mitchell

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Milwaukee?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 48 days in advance, which can save you up to 51% on flights from Chicago to Milwaukee compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 48 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 $275. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $376.

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

Leaving on a Thursday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 57% on the overall cost on flights from Chicago to Milwaukee.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Milwaukee from Chicago. Prices for May average $268 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $40. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a May flight can save you 31% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Milwaukee (CHI - MKE)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 30% on flights from Chicago to Milwaukee by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Milwaukee in June, July 2022

The best prices found for CHI to MKE flights for June, July
30 Jul - 6 Aug
$128pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Jul - 3 Aug
$153pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Jul - 16 Jul
$158pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Milwaukee 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Milwaukee from Chicago found for this year
30 Jul - 6 Aug
$128pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Jul - 3 Aug
$153pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Jul - 16 Jul
$158pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Milwaukee from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Milwaukee direct flight deals
30 Jul - 6 Aug
$128pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Jul - 3 Aug
$153pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Jul - 16 Jul
$158pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Milwaukee

Late deals on round-trip flights to Milwaukee from Chicago, departing today and this week
9 Jul - 3 Aug
$153pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Jul - 10 Jul
$201pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Jul - 10 Jul
$279pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
MKE
Milwaukee-Mitchell
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Milwaukee-Mitchell from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Milwaukee
6:30 am - 12:34 pm
JetBlue
1 Stop
6h 04m
ORD - MKE
JetBlue
4:59 pm - 3:55 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
10h 56m
ORD - MKE
Multiple Airlines
$252
Kiwi.com
12:11 pm - 7:28 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 17m
ORD - MKE
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Milwaukee

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

Located just 6.4 mi from the city center, Milwaukee-Mitchell is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Milwaukee from Chicago. Booking flights from Chicago to Milwaukee-Mitchell (MKE) should be relatively easy as there are 27 daily inbound flights from Chicago from 3 different airlines.

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

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Bus 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 Milwaukee for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Milwaukee for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $128, but on average you can expect to pay $216.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Milwaukee under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Milwaukee is less than $216.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Milwaukee?

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

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

On average 25 flights depart from Chicago to Milwaukee per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 8% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 64% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 28% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Milwaukee?

For as low as $128, United Airlines can have you in Milwaukee from Chicago in 47m. The distance between Chicago and Milwaukee is about 67 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chicago to Milwaukee round-trip from $128. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $222, and Spirit Airlines, from $286. United Airlines is priced at 52% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $143. American Airlines flights start at $184 while deals on JetBlue start at $208 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Milwaukee?

The cheapest flight price from Chicago to Milwaukee is $319. On average you can expect to pay $339. The most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Milwaukee-Mitchell), can usually be booked for $168.

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

Before booking your flight from Chicago to Milwaukee check out the most popular airlines for this route: Train, Bus or American Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Milwaukee?

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 Milwaukee on time: Air Wisconsin (87%), United Airlines (86%), Envoy Air (86%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Milwaukee, WI

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Milwaukee-Mitchell within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Milwaukee-Mitchell.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Milwaukee-Mitchell.

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

Returning to Chicago from Milwaukee-Mitchell

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Milwaukee-Mitchell are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Milwaukee-Mitchell are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Destination information for Milwaukee

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Milwaukee.
Flight duration from Chicago to MKE
0h 57m
Average temperature for June in Milwaukee
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Milwaukee
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Milwaukee

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Milwaukee

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Milwaukee.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 36% of CHI to MKE departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 32% of CHI to MKE departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 31% of CHI to MKE departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to MKE departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Milwaukee
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Milwaukee.
Sunday
23 daily flights
Monday
32 daily flights
Tuesday
29 daily flights
Wednesday
30 daily flights
Thursday
30 daily flights
Friday
25 daily flights
Saturday
23 daily flights
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