Cheap flights from Chicago, IL to Austin, TX

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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station, or Chicago Rockford International when they travel from Chicago to Austin. Book your trip to arrive at Austin–Bergstrom International, Austin, TX - Greyhound Station, Austin, TX Train Station, Austin Municipal Airport, or Austin-South Congress. The distance between Chicago and Austin is 1576 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Linear Air, Spirit Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Chicago and Austin have 401 direct flights per week.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Linear Air O2YesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
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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 1576 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 United Airlines, Linear Air, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Las Vegas, Guadalajara, Denver, Orlando, Phoenix, Mexico City, Paris, Barcelona, Tampa, Miami, London, Rome, Los Angeles, Madrid, Fort Myers, Athens, San Francisco, New York, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale.
What are the most popular routes to and from Austin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Austin and Denver, Las Vegas, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Orlando, San Diego, Seattle, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Atlanta, New York, Cincinnati, Santa Ana, New Orleans, Boston, Cleveland, Indianapolis.
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, Central Illinois Regional, Fort Wayne International, Quad City International, Muskegon County, Decatur.
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, Easterwood, Waco Regional, Victoria Regional, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.
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