Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Texas

CHI — DFW
Dec 3 — Dec 101

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Texas at least 44 days early can save you up to 61% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 44 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Texas for as little as $241 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 $330 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Texas from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $224 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $68. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Texas (CHI - TX)?

When flying from Chicago to Texas, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Texas in November, December 2022

The best prices found for CHI to Texas flights for November, December
Dec 6 - Dec 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 11/27

Dec 6 - Dec 7
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$64

Frontier

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Deal found 11/26

Dec 5 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$69

Frontier

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Deal found 11/27

Chicago to Texas 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Texas from Chicago found for this year
Dec 6 - Dec 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 11/27

Dec 6 - Dec 7
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$64

Frontier

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Deal found 11/26

Dec 5 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$69

Frontier

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Deal found 11/27

Cheap Frontier flights from Chicago to Texas

Jan 18 - Jan 21
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 10m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 11/27

Dec 10 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$64

Frontier

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Deal found 11/25

Jan 18 - Mar 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 10m
$68

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Chicago to Texas

Dec 6 - Dec 14
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Chicago O'Hare Intl

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 30m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 19m
$73

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 10 - Dec 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 34m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 20m
$75

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/25

Dec 16 - Dec 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 35m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 19m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/25

Non-stop flights to Texas from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Texas direct flight deals
Jan 18 - Jan 21
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 10m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 11/27

Dec 10 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$64

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/25

Jan 18 - Mar 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 10m
$68

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Last minute flights from Chicago to Texas

Late deals on return flights to Texas from Chicago, departing today and this week
Dec 6 - Dec 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$60

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 6 - Dec 7
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$64

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 5 - Dec 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

2h 19m
$69

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

One-way flights to Texas from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Texas
Dec 10
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$29

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Jan 28
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$30

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Jan 17
MDW

Chicago Midway

DFW

Dallas/Fort Worth

Nonstop

2h 25m
$31

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve Chicago to Texas flights?

You can fly out of Chicago O’Hare or Chicago Midway International Airport to go to Texas, but you’ll likely find more flights from O’Hare. There are several airports to choose from in Texas. Two of the largest with the most flights available are Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston. Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is the main airport serving the Dallas and Fort Worth area. This is where the headquarters for American Airlines is located. It’s the fourth busiest airport in the entire world. It’s the busiest airport in Texas and the ninth busiest in the United States for international traffic. DFW is located between Fort Worth and Dallas. By acreage, this is the second-largest airport in the US. It has its own post office zip code due to its size. George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston is situated about 23 miles from the downtown area in Houston. The airport is the 15th busiest in the US. It serves more than 40 million passengers in a year.

Which airlines fly directly from Chicago to Texas?

There are direct flights from Chicago O’Hare to Houston Airport on Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United. The flight will take about 2h 45m. You’ll find more non-stop flights between O’Hare and Dallas. You can fly Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, or United as well. American offers a lot of choices since they’re headquartered in Dallas.

What are the stopover options between Chicago to Texas?

You’ll find stopovers on Spirit in Orlando. Most of the stopovers are just a couple of hours. Delta offers flights that stop in Atlanta. Most of these stopovers are an hour or less so your total travel time is under five hours. Flying with Frontier, you could be stopping in Branson on your way to Dallas. You will also see stops in Fayetteville, Columbia, Oklahoma City, or St. Louis amongst others.

Do I need a passport or a visa to fly from Chicago to Texas?

No, you will not need a passport or a visa to make this trip. This is a domestic flight so only valid identification is required.

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

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

Can I find flights from Chicago to Texas for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Texas for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $60, but on average you can expect to pay $74.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Texas for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Texas under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Texas is less than $74.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Texas for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Texas within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Texas?

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

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

On average, you can expect to see 76 flights from Chicago to Texas a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 49% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 34% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 17% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Texas?

There are many flights that can get you from Chicago to Texas in 2h 25m. Fly via Frontier or Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option. There are 806 mi between Chicago and Texas. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the most popular routes from Chicago to Texas?

The most popular route from Chicago to Texas is Chicago O'Hare Intl - Houston Hobby. You may also consider Chicago O'Hare Intl - Dallas/Fort Worth or Chicago O'Hare Intl - Houston George Bush Intcntl.

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

When booking a flight from Chicago to Texas, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Texas?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Texas are SkyWest Airlines (100%), Austrian Airlines (95%) and Brussels Airlines (94%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Texas?

The cheapest flight price from Chicago to Texas is $38. On average you can expect to pay $360. The most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Houston Hobby), can usually be booked for $85.

Top 6 airlines flying from Chicago to Texas

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Texas choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$56Average$179FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$65Average$204FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$101Average$432FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$119Average$393FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$156Average$542FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Texas

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Texas
5%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
36%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
33%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
26%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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