Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Raleigh (RDU)

CHI — RDU
Dec 13 — Dec 201

The best prices from Chicago to Raleigh-Durham are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Raleigh (RDU)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to RDU flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Raleigh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Raleigh.

CHI - RDU

Price

$237 - $395

RDU

Temperature

41 - 80.6 °F

RDU

Rainfall

2.9 - 4.7 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$237From Chicago (CHI) to Raleigh-Durham
One-way from$81One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Raleigh-Durham

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

Leaving on a Friday 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 26% on the overall cost on flights from Chicago to Raleigh.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Raleigh, book at least 59 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 29% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $357 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $426.

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

January can be a great time to fly to Raleigh from Chicago with a flight ticket averaging about $328. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of January for as cheap as $185. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Raleigh (CHI - RDU)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Raleigh in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Raleigh in December, January 2022

The best prices found for CHI to RDU flights for December, January
Jan 14 - Jan 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

19h 27m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 46m
$132

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/6

Jan 10 - Jan 18
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 06m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

9h 51m
$140

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/5

Jan 14 - Jan 17
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 41m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

20h 27m
$143

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/7

Chicago to Raleigh 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Raleigh from Chicago found for this year
Dec 20 - Dec 31
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 39m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

9h 27m
$175

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/6

Dec 20 - Dec 25
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 19m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 58m
$183

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/5

Dec 12 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 27m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

20h 22m
$184

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/5

Cheap Frontier flights from Chicago to Raleigh

Jan 14 - Jan 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

19h 27m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 46m
$132

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/6

Jan 10 - Jan 18
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 06m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

9h 51m
$140

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/5

Jan 14 - Jan 17
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 41m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

20h 27m
$143

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/7

Cheap American Airlines flights from Chicago to Raleigh

Feb 11 - Feb 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

2h 03m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 24m
$206

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/6

Apr 11 - Apr 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

5h 29m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 29m
$213

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/5

Dec 18 - Jan 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

1h 59m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 25m
$322

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/6

Non-stop flights to Raleigh from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Raleigh direct flight deals
Feb 11 - Feb 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

2h 03m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 24m
$206

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/6

Dec 21 - Dec 25
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

2h 03m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 25m
$238

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/7

Jan 18 - Jan 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

1h 51m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 26m
$243

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/6

Last minute flights from Chicago to Raleigh

Late deals on return flights to Raleigh from Chicago, departing today and this week
Dec 13 - Dec 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 20m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 59m
$200

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/7

Dec 13 - Dec 20
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 40m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

8h 19m
$202

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/7

Dec 18 - Jan 5
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 30m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

20h 27m
$213

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/7

One-way flights to Raleigh from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Raleigh
Jan 11
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

25h 58m
$65

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/7

Dec 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 20m
$65

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/6

Jan 16
MDW

Chicago Midway

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

25h 58m
$66

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/7

Related info for your journey

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

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

Raleigh-Durham (RDU) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Chicago to Raleigh. You should not have trouble finding flights to Raleigh-Durham from Chicago; the airport handles an average of 19 inbound flights from Chicago per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 10 airlines have flights to the Raleigh airport from Chicago. It is only a 11.1 mi journey from Raleigh-Durham (RDU) to Raleigh’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Raleigh-Durham have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from Chicago to Raleigh-Durham have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Raleigh for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Raleigh for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $132, but on average you can expect to pay $159.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Raleigh for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Raleigh under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Raleigh is less than $281.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Raleigh?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Per day, 34 flights depart from Chicago to Raleigh on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 21% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 47% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 32% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Raleigh?

Frontier and Spirit Airlines can get you from Chicago to Raleigh in just under 5h 17m. Your travel time can differ by up to 14h 10m. The distance between Chicago and Raleigh is about 649 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $132, Frontier will fly you from Chicago to Raleigh and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Spirit Airlines for as low as $155. These flights start at 59% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

$65 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Spirit Airlines and JetBlue, with prices starting from $76 and $93, respectively.

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

Before booking your flight from Chicago to Raleigh check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or JetBlue.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Raleigh?

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 Raleigh on time: Lufthansa (93%), Scandinavian Airlines (92%), Air New Zealand (89%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Raleigh?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $110. While the most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Raleigh-Durham) can be booked for $153 on average our data indicates $414 when flying from Chicago to Raleigh.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Chicago to Raleigh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Raleigh choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$16Average$23FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$152Average$323FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$173Average$340FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$178Average$334FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Raleigh

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Raleigh
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
14%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
64%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
21%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Raleigh

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Raleigh
Sunday17daily flights
Monday22daily flights
Tuesday21daily flights
Wednesday24daily flights
Thursday20daily flights
Friday23daily flights
Saturday8daily flights