Cheap flights from Chicago to Wausau (CHI - CWA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Wausau (CWA)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to CWA flight in 2021: compare Chicago to Wausau flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wausau.
CHI - CWA
Price
$179 - $357
CWA
Temperature
15.8 - 69.8 °F
CWA
Precipitation
1 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Average price

$314

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$179

From Chicago (CHI) to Wausau Central Wisconsin

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Wausau (CHI - CWA)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to Wausau at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in November. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Wausau. Flights to Wausau from Chicago in April are about $276 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $134.

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

Users have found that leaving on a Saturday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 37% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Wausau in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CHI to CWA flights for October, November
15 Nov - 16 Nov
$371pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
15 Nov - 16 Nov
$387pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
15 Nov - 16 Nov
$402pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway

Chicago to Wausau 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wausau from Chicago found for this year
15 Nov - 16 Nov
$371pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
15 Nov - 16 Nov
$387pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
15 Nov - 16 Nov
$402pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway

Non-stop flights to Wausau from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Wausau direct flight deals
26 Jan - 30 Jan
$263pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Jan - 19 Jan
$369pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
15 Nov - 16 Nov
$403pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Wausau

Late deals on round-trip flights to Wausau from Chicago, departing today and this week
27 Oct - 28 Oct
$691pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Oct - 27 Oct
$701pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Oct - 27 Oct
$710pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
CWA
Wausau Central Wisconsin
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Central Wisconsin from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Wausau
9:05 am - 10:14 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 09m
ORD - CWA
United Airlines
$185
United
5:10 am - 8:50 am
Delta
1 Stop
3h 40m
ORD - CWA
Delta
$194
Delta
12:25 pm - 4:22 pm
Delta
1 Stop
3h 57m
MDW - CWA
Delta
$204
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Wausau

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

Wausau Central Wisconsin (CWA) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Chicago to Wausau. You should not have trouble finding flights to Central Wisconsin from Chicago; the airport handles an average of 7 inbound flights from Chicago per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 2 airlines have flights to the Wausau airport from Chicago. It is only a 12.6 mi journey from Central Wisconsin (CWA) to Wausau’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Wausau Central Wisconsin have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Chicago to Wausau for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Wausau for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $263, but on average you can expect to pay $504.

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

Cheapflights has at least 3 direct flights from Chicago to Wausau under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Wausau is less than $345.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Wausau for under $700?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Chicago to Wausau within the next 7 days for less than $700.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Wausau?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Wednesday.

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

On average 1 flight departs from Chicago to Wausau per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Wausau?

American Airlines and Delta can get you from Chicago to Wausau in just under 1h 04m. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 20m. The distance between Chicago and Wausau is about 213 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Chicago to Wausau is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $263 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $281. Users have found that American Airlines is 4% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

Before booking your flight from Chicago to Wausau check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Wausau?

On average you can expect to pay $325 for a flight from Chicago to Wausau. The cheapest flight overall is $238 while the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Wausau Central Wisconsin) is currently priced at $292.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Wausau?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Chicago to Wausau consider choosing Iberia (81%), British Airways (81%) or American Airlines (79%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Wausau, WI

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Wausau Central Wisconsin within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Wausau Central Wisconsin.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Wausau Central Wisconsin.

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

Returning to Chicago from Wausau Central Wisconsin

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Wausau Central Wisconsin must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wausau Central Wisconsin are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Destination information for Wausau

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Wausau.
Flight duration from Chicago to CWA
1h 19m
Average temperature for October in Wausau
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Wausau
2.8 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Wausau

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Wausau

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Wausau.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 62% of CHI to CWA departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 37% of CHI to CWA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to CWA departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of CHI to CWA departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Wausau
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Wausau.
Sunday
8 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
8 daily flights
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
8 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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