Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Hobby (HOU)

CHI — HOU
Sep 27 — Oct 41

The best prices from Chicago to Houston Hobby are usually found in September or October, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Hobby (HOU)

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

CHI - HOU

Price

$137 - $288

HOU

Temperature

53.6 - 84.2 °F

HOU

Rainfall

3.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop
Round-trip from$137From Chicago (CHI) to Houston Hobby
One-way from$124One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Houston Hobby

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport. 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 Houston Hobby Airport.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 44 days in advance to save up to 60% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 44 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $229, or $311 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Houston Hobby Airport from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $214 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $70. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport (CHI - HOU)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Hobby in September, October 2022

The best prices found for CHI to HOU flights for September, October
Sep 30 - Oct 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

8h 03m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

8h 38m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

Oct 5 - Oct 6
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

9h 46m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 28m
$160

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 19 - Oct 26
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

15h 44m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 16m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Chicago to Hobby 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Hobby from Chicago found for this year
Sep 30 - Oct 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

8h 03m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

8h 38m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

Oct 5 - Oct 6
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

9h 46m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 28m
$160

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 19 - Oct 26
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

15h 44m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 16m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Chicago to Hobby

Oct 15 - Oct 19
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

10h 41m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 16m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Oct 5 - Oct 6
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

9h 46m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 28m
$160

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 19 - Oct 26
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

15h 44m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 16m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Chicago to Hobby

Nov 10 - Nov 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

4h 42m
HOU

Houston Hobby

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 38m
$233

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Oct 7 - Oct 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

7h 46m
HOU

Houston Hobby

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 30m
$240

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Sep 29 - Oct 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

4h 45m
HOU

Houston Hobby

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 54m
$254

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Hobby

Late deals on return flights to Hobby from Chicago, departing today and this week
Sep 30 - Oct 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

8h 03m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

8h 38m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

Sep 30 - Oct 4
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

8h 03m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

20h 31m
$166

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Oct 2 - Oct 5
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

17h 44m
HOU

Houston Hobby

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 16m
$167

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

One-way flights to Hobby from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Hobby
Sep 29
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

10h 10m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Sep 30
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

8h 03m
$81

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 26
MDW

Chicago Midway

HOU

Houston Hobby

1 stop

9h 46m
$82

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

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

Can I find flights from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $159, but on average you can expect to pay $171.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport for under $200?

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

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport round-trip?

Frontier, at $159, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Delta. Frontier is priced at 25% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport one-way?

$80 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and American Airlines, with prices starting from $99 and $135, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport?

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Frontier when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport?

The cheapest flight price from Chicago to Houston Hobby Airport is $65. On average you can expect to pay $392. The most popular route, (Chicago Midway - Houston Hobby), can usually be booked for $164.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Hobby

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Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Hobby

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Hobby choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$59Average$171FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$88Average$245FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$97Average$257FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$142Average$176FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$171Average$532FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Hobby

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Hobby
14%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
48%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
24%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
14%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Hobby

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Hobby
Sunday0daily flights
Monday14daily flights
Tuesday14daily flights
Wednesday14daily flights
Thursday14daily flights
Friday13daily flights
Saturday0daily flights