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Travelers usually depart from Raleigh–Durham International, Raleigh Greyhound station, Raleigh, NC - Union Station, or Raleigh-Wilders Grove when they travel from Raleigh to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station. The distance between Raleigh and Chicago is 1017 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Raleigh and Chicago have 355 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Raleigh to Chicago?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Raleigh and Chicago takes around 2.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Raleigh and Chicago?
The flight distance between Raleigh and Chicago is 1017 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Raleigh and Chicago?
Several carriers operate flights between Raleigh and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Raleigh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Raleigh and London, Boston, Orlando, Manchester, Miami, San Juan, San Francisco, Denver, Las Vegas, New Orleans, San Diego, Reykjavik, Los Angeles, Houston, Barcelona, Atlanta, Phoenix, Paris, New York, Rome.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and London, Dublin, Manchester, Toronto, Athens, Orlando, San Francisco, Hyderabad, Vilnius, New York, Las Vegas, Edinburgh, Denver, Bangkok, Minneapolis, Riga, Glasgow, Austin, San Juan, Edmonton.
What airports are near Raleigh?
The main airport in Raleigh is Raleigh–Durham International. It is also served by Raleigh–Durham International, Charlotte Douglas International, Myrtle Beach International, Richmond International, Piedmont Triad International, Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional, Concord Regional, Fayetteville Regional, Wilmington International, Albert J. Ellis.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by General Mitchell International, Gerald R. Ford International, Dane County Regional, Fort Wayne International, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, Central Illinois Regional, Quad City International, South Bend International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Decatur.
What buses and trains depart from Raleigh?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Raleigh, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Raleigh and Chicago?
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