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The best prices from Chicago to Phoenix are usually found in January or February, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

$300
$250
$200
$157
Price
$157 - $277
Temperature
68 - 108 °F
Rainfall
0 - 1 inches
Most popular in June High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price $191 Price for this month
Cheapest price $157 From Chicago to Phoenix

Cheap flights from Chicago to Phoenix in February 2020

The best prices found for ORD to PHX flights for February
25 Feb - 29 Feb
$105pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Feb - 29 Feb
$136pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Feb - 9 Mar
$142pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Phoenix 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Phoenix from Chicago found for this year
7 Apr - 15 Apr
$96pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
21 Apr - 23 Apr
$109pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 May - 7 May
$110pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Phoenix from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Phoenix direct flight deals
7 Apr - 15 Apr
$96pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Mar - 17 Mar
$97pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
21 Apr - 23 Apr
$109pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Phoenix

Late deals on round-trip flights to Phoenix from Chicago, departing today and this week
25 Feb - 29 Feb
$105pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Feb - 27 Feb
$118pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Feb - 25 Feb
$132pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Phoenix from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Phoenix
10:40 am - 1:40 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
4h 00m
ORD - PHX
United Airlines
$84
United
3:28 pm - 6:28 pm
Major Airline
Nonstop
4h 00m
ORD - PHX
Major Airline
$92
StudentUniverse
3:28 pm - 6:28 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
4h 00m
ORD - PHX
American Airlines

Alternative routes for Chicago to Phoenix

Destination information for Phoenix

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Phoenix
Flight duration
3h 42m
Average temperature for February in Phoenix
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Phoenix
0.9 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

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

Airports servicing Phoenix

Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Phoenix
Sunday
44 daily flights
Monday
47 daily flights
Tuesday
35 daily flights
Wednesday
45 daily flights
Thursday
41 daily flights
Friday
46 daily flights
Saturday
34 daily flights

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Phoenix

When you're used to the big city life in Chicago, Phoenix is a welcome change of pace. Since the city is in the middle of the desert, expect to see plenty of red rocks and cactus. The terrain is perfect for getting outside and exploring, just remember that there's year-round sunshine. Even on winter days that are below freezing in Chicago, Phoenix is usually right around the high 60's or low 70's F. There are quite a few direct flights available to get you from Chicago to Phoenix, and the flight takes just a little over three and a half hours.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 597 users have taken a look at flights from Chicago to Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Airlines departing from Chicago to Phoenix can be delayed by up to 48min. or more hours.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

Commercial airlines for the flight route can seat a total of 2,184 passengers per day from Chicago to Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

The cheapest airline for this route is US Airways. When flying this airline from Chicago to Phoenix on average you can expect to find 143 flights available for this route daily.

How long does the flight from Chicago to Phoenix take?

Your journey will take you approximately 4 hours. Your flight will cover a distance of about 898 miles.

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

On average 116 flights depart from Chicago to Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 3% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 31% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 46% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 21% of flight departures

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Phoenix?

Expect the weather to be around 108 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Phoenix is generally hotter than in Chicago.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Phoenix?

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

How long is the flight from Chicago to Phoenix?

Direct flights from Chicago to Phoenix have a flight time of just over three and a half hours. If your flight has a stop, that typically adds a couple hours to your trip.

Which airlines operate flights from Chicago to Phoenix?

Direct flights from Phoenix to Chicago are available with American Airlines, Frontier, Spirit, Southwest and United. If you don't mind an indirect flight, there are plenty of other airline options available.

How frequent are flights between Chicago to Phoenix?

Phoenix is one of the most popular destinations from Chicago, and flights between the two cities are very frequent. There are dozens of flights between Chicago and Phoenix each day, with many of those being direct flights.

Which airports serve Chicago and Phoenix?

Chicago's largest airport is O'Hare International Airport, and the majority of its flights to Phoenix originate from there, except for flights operated by Southwest, which originate from Midway International Airport. All flights from Chicago land at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

Which direct flight route between Chicago and Phoenix is cheapest?

Your best bet for a cheap direct flight between Chicago and Phoenix is usually O'Hare to Phoenix Sky Harbor due to the number of flights available, but sometimes there are bargains flying out of Midway. The sunshine in Phoenix makes you want to spend as much time as possible outdoors, and fortunately there are several great hiking trails available. Papago Park is one popular option, while Holbert Trail is one of the best places to see Native American petroglyphs, which are rock carvings. If you want to get in touch with the city's Old West roots, rent a horse for a ride through the desert. Just remember that it gets very hot during the summer in Phoenix so it's usually best to schedule the outdoor activities for the morning before the sun is full-force. Leave Chicago behind long enough to treat yourself to a Phoenix vacation. Give our smart search engine a try to see all the cheap flights from Chicago to Phoenix.