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Cheap flights from Chicago to Phoenix (CHI - PHX)

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The best prices from Chicago to Phoenix are usually found in January or February, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

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Base
Price
$136 - $287
Temperature
68 - 108 °F
Rainfall
0 - 1 inches
Most popular in July High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price $225 Price for this month
Cheapest price $136 From Chicago to Phoenix

Cheap flights from Chicago to Phoenix in September 2019

The best prices found for ORD to PHX flights for September
28 Sep - 30 Sep
$158pp
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
25 Sep - 29 Sep
$179pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Sep - 1 Oct
$184pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Phoenix 2019 flight deals

Cheap flights to Phoenix from Chicago found for this year
4 Nov - 7 Nov
$131pp
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
10 Nov - 12 Nov
$143pp
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
2 Nov - 5 Nov
$146pp
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
4 Nov - 7 Nov
$131pp
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
10 Nov - 12 Nov
$143pp
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
2 Nov - 5 Nov
$146pp
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

Last minute flights from Chicago to Phoenix

Late deals on round-trip flights to Phoenix from Chicago, departing today and this week
24 Sep - 1 Oct
$184pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Sep - 24 Sep
$185pp
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
23 Sep - 1 Oct
$222pp
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

Destination information for Phoenix

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Phoenix
Flight duration
3h 43m
Average temperature for September in Phoenix
102.2 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Phoenix
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

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

Airports servicing 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 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.

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

On average 118 flights depart from Chicago to Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl per day.


Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 3% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 26% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 42% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 28% of flight departures

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.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Phoenix flights.
Flight FAQs
From Chicago to Phoenix
What percent of flights are delayed?
A delay of 48.4 mins is common
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
On average, all flights from Chicago offer a total of 2,184 seats to Phoenix per day
What is the cheapest airline for this route?
The cheapest airline for this route is US Airways on average. US Airways operates 143 flight per week
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