Cheap flights from Chicago to Rochester (CHI - RST)

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The best prices from Chicago to Rochester are usually found in April or June, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Rochester (RST)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to RST flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Rochester flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rochester.
CHI - RST
Price
$147 - $305
RST
Temperature
15.8 - 71.6 °F
RST
Precipitation
0.8 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Average price

$269

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$147

From Chicago (CHI) to Rochester

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 Rochester?

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Rochester at least 21 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 21 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Rochester for as little as $219 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 $236 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chicago to Rochester. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Rochester.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Rochester from Chicago average $231. You can even find prices in April for less than $231, as users have found deals to Rochester from as low as $98. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Rochester from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 31%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Rochester (CHI - RST)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Rochester at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 40% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Rochester in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CHI to RST flights for January, February
22 Feb - 23 Feb
$147pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Feb - 14 Feb
$148pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Feb - 6 Feb
$157pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Rochester 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rochester from Chicago found for this year
22 Feb - 23 Feb
$147pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Feb - 14 Feb
$148pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Feb - 6 Feb
$157pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Rochester from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Rochester direct flight deals
13 Feb - 14 Feb
$148pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Feb - 13 Feb
$158pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Jan - 31 Jan
$168pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Rochester

Late deals on round-trip flights to Rochester from Chicago, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 31 Jan
$298pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Jan - 31 Jan
$382pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Jan - 31 Jan
$387pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Rochester from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Rochester
6:21 am - 8:26 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
26h 05m
ORD - RST
Multiple Airlines
$190
Gotogate
12:55 pm - 6:45 pm
Delta
2 Stops
5h 50m
ORD - RST
Delta
$509
Delta
10:40 am - 12:06 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 26m
ORD - RST
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> to <span class="emphasized">Rochester</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Rochester

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

For a flight from Chicago to Rochester, you will be flying into Rochester. Rochester (RST) is just 7.0 mi from the center of the city. Rochester is the only Rochester airport and it handles 3 inbound flights from Chicago per day. 3 airlines have flights to Rochester from Chicago on a regular basis.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Chicago to Rochester that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Rochester for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $147, but on average you can expect to pay $219.

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

Cheapflights has at least 11 direct flights from Chicago to Rochester under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Rochester is less than $230.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Rochester for under $300?

There are currently 16+ open flights from Chicago to Rochester within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($148), and Delta ($166) offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago to Rochester. These flights start at 35% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Rochester?

The cheapest flight price from Chicago to Rochester is $78. On average you can expect to pay $188. The most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Rochester), can usually be booked for $147.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Rochester?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Rochester are Envoy Air (91%), Iberia (90%) and Qatar Airways (88%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Rochester, MN

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Rochester within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Rochester.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Rochester.

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

Returning to Chicago from Rochester

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rochester must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Rochester are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Destination information for Rochester

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Rochester.
Flight duration from Chicago to RST
1h 24m

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Rochester

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Rochester

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Rochester.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 40% of CHI to RST departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 40% of CHI to RST departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 20% of CHI to RST departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of CHI to RST departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Rochester
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Rochester.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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