Cheap flights from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station, or Chicago - Cabrini St Parking when they travel from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale. Book your trip to arrive at Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Ft Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Amtrak, or Fort Lauderdale-Broward Blvd Park & Ride. The distance between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale is 1907 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. Chicago and Fort Lauderdale have 209 direct flights per week.

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American Airlines on Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

JetBlue Airways on and Fridays.

Southwest Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale takes around 3.0 hours.

What is the flight distance between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale?

The flight distance between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale is 1907 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale?

Several carriers operate flights between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Southwest Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and McCarran International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, George Bush Intercontinental, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Tampa International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Fort Lauderdale?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Fort Lauderdale and Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Logan International, George Bush Intercontinental, Luis Muñoz Marín International, Tampa International, Baltimore–Washington International, Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International.

Which airports are there in Chicago?

Chicago is mainly served by O Hare International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International.

What airports are near Chicago?

The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by Gerald R. Ford International, General Mitchell International, Dane County Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, South Bend International, Quad City International, Fort Wayne International, Central Illinois Regional, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Decatur.

What airports are near Fort Lauderdale?

The main airport in Fort Lauderdale is Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International. It is also served by Miami International, Southwest Florida International, Palm Beach International, Punta Gorda, Orlando Melbourne International, Naples Municipal, Vero Beach Regional.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Chicago, including Greyhound.

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