Cheap flights from Atlanta to Chicago

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Book your trip to arrive at Chicago - Cabrini St Parking, Chicago-Dan Ryan Greyhound station, or Chicago-Cumberland Greyhound station. The distance between Atlanta and Chicago is 977 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Atlanta and Chicago have 204 direct flights per week.

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American Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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

Delta Air Lines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Royal Jordanian on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Atlanta to Chicago?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Atlanta and Chicago takes around 2.1 hours.

What is the flight distance between Atlanta and Chicago?

The flight distance between Atlanta and Chicago is 977 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Atlanta and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Royal Jordanian, Spirit Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Atlanta?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Atlanta and Newark Liberty International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, George Bush Intercontinental, Tampa International, Washington Dulles International, O Hare International, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, Philadelphia International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Miami International, McCarran International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Logan International, Tampa International, San Diego International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Dallas/Fort Worth International.

Which airports are there in Atlanta?

Atlanta is mainly served by Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. But there are other airports nearby, including DeKalb–Peachtree.

What airports are near Atlanta?

The main airport in Atlanta is Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. It is also served by McGhee Tyson, Greenville–Spartanburg International, Chattanooga Metropolitan, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International, Middle Georgia Regional, Southwest Georgia Regional, Augusta Regional, Athens Ben Epps, Columbus Metropolitan, Montgomery 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, Central Illinois Regional, Quad City International, Fort Wayne International, Muskegon County, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International.

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

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