Cheap flights from New York to Chicago

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Travelers usually depart from Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or New York Penn Station when they travel from New York to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station, or Chicago Union Station. The distance between New York and Chicago is 1165 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Southwest Airlines. New York and Chicago have 209 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from New York to Chicago

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

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New York to Chicago?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New York and Chicago takes around 2.6 hours.

What is the flight distance between New York and Chicago?

The flight distance between New York and Chicago is 1165 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between New York and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from New York?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and Los Angeles International, Cancún International, McCarran International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, San Francisco International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Jorge Chávez International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

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

Which airports are there in New York?

New York is mainly served by Newark Liberty International. But there are other airports nearby, including John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport.

What airports are near New York?

The main airport in New York is Newark Liberty International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, T. F. Green, Atlantic City International, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Lehigh Valley International, Westchester County.

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, Quad City International, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, South Bend International, Fort Wayne International, Muskegon County, Central Illinois Regional, Decatur.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from New York, including Amtrak train.

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