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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago Union Station, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station when they travel from Chicago to Austin. Book your trip to arrive at Austin–Bergstrom International, Austin, Austin, TX, Austin-San Jacinto Blvd, or Austin-South Congress. The distance between Chicago and Austin is 1566 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Southwest Airline, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Chicago and Austin have 192 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlineSWAWNNoUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chicago and Austin takes around 2.8 hours.

What is the flight distance between Chicago and Austin?

The flight distance between Chicago and Austin is 1566 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Chicago and Austin. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Southwest Airline, American Airlines, United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Austin?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Austin and Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Miami International, McCarran International, Los Angeles International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, Dallas Love Field, Logan International.

Which airports are there in Chicago?

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

What airports are near Chicago?

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

What airports are near Austin?

The main airport in Austin is Austin–Bergstrom International. It is also served by George Bush Intercontinental, San Antonio International, William P. Hobby, Killeen–Fort Hood Regional, Waco Regional, Easterwood, Corsicana, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport, Victoria Regional.

What buses and trains depart from Chicago?

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

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