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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, TX-Downtown Transit Center, Houston, or Houston Train Station when they travel from Houston to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago Union Station, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station. The distance between Houston and Chicago is 1492 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, WN, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Houston and Chicago have 199 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Houston to Chicago

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

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Houston and Chicago takes around 2.5 hours.

What is the flight distance between Houston and Chicago?

The flight distance between Houston and Chicago is 1492 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Houston and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, WN, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Miami International, Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, O Hare International, Logan International, Baltimore–Washington International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

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

Which airports are there in Houston?

Houston is mainly served by George Bush Intercontinental. But there are other airports nearby, including William P. Hobby, Ellington, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.

What airports are near Houston?

The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Jack Brooks Regional, Easterwood, Lake Charles Regional, Victoria Regional.

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, South Bend International, Central Illinois Regional, Quad City International, Decatur, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International.

What buses and trains depart from Houston?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Houston, including Valley Transit.

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