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Travelers usually depart from Salt Lake City International, Salt Lake central station, Salt Lake City, UT - Tufesa, or Salt Lake City-Temple Square when they travel from Salt Lake City to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Rockford International, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station. The distance between Salt Lake City and Chicago is 2008 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Salt Lake City and Chicago have 342 direct flights per week.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Salt Lake City to Chicago?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Salt Lake City and Chicago takes around 3.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Salt Lake City and Chicago?
The flight distance between Salt Lake City and Chicago is 2008 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Salt Lake City and Chicago?
Several carriers operate flights between Salt Lake City and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Salt Lake City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Salt Lake City and Las Vegas, Denver, Atlanta, Austin, Washington, D.C., Houston, Dallas, Minneapolis, Orlando, Phoenix, Mexico City, New Orleans, Seattle, Miami, Paris, London, Guadalajara, San Diego, Fort Lauderdale, Philadelphia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver, Orlando, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Tampa, Miami, New York, Atlanta, London, Sacramento, Minneapolis, Mexico City, Paris, Austin, Washington, D.C., Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Rome.
What airports are near Salt Lake City?
The main airport in Salt Lake City is Salt Lake City International. It is also served by Salt Lake City International, Provo Municipal, Ogden-Hinckley, Pocatello Regional.
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, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, South Bend International, Central Illinois Regional, Fort Wayne International, Quad City International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Decatur.
What buses and trains depart from Salt Lake City?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Salt Lake City, including Amtrak train, Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Salt Lake City and Chicago?
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