Cheap flights from Fort Lauderdale to Chicago

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Travelers usually depart from Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Ft Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Amtrak, or Fort Lauderdale-Broward Blvd Park & Ride when they travel from Fort Lauderdale to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station, or Chicago - Cabrini St Parking. The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Chicago is 1907 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Fort Lauderdale and Chicago have 191 direct flights per week.

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

JetBlue Airways on and Fridays.

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

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Fort Lauderdale and Chicago takes around 3.3 hours.

What is the flight distance between Fort Lauderdale and Chicago?

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

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

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

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.

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.

Which airports are there in Fort Lauderdale?

Fort Lauderdale is mainly served by Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International. But there are other airports nearby, including Fort Lauderdale Executive.

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.

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 buses and trains depart from Fort Lauderdale?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Fort Lauderdale, including Greyhound, Amtrak train.

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