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Charlotte to Chicago Last modified: Oct 17, 2021 14:55 -04:00

We've scanned 1,745,025 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. 00 & Spirit frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Charlotte to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Charlotte to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $74.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Charlotte to Chicago?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Charlotte to Chicago based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Charlotte to Chicago?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Charlotte to Chicago.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $100 $186
7-14 days $66 $74
14-21 days $69 $226
21-30 days $69 $80
30-60 days $68 $787
60-90 days $67 $226
90+ days $88 $139

Cheapest Day To Fly from Charlotte to Chicago

We've examined 3,490,050 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Charlotte to Chicago is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Charlotte to Chicago by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Charlotte to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Charlotte Chicago 00 10/27/21 11/3/21 0 $66
November Charlotte Chicago 00 11/2/21 11/9/21 0 $69
December Charlotte Chicago 00 12/1/21 12/8/21 0 $68
January Charlotte Chicago 00 1/5/22 1/12/22 0 $67
February Charlotte Chicago 00 2/3/22 2/8/22 0 $88
March Charlotte Chicago 00 3/8/22 3/16/22 0 $222
April Charlotte Chicago United 4/11/22 4/15/22 0 $135
May Charlotte Chicago 00 5/9/22 5/16/22 0 $230

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Charlotte to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Charlotte to Chicago. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Charlotte to Chicago

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Charlotte to Chicago is $97.

The average price for direct flights from Charlotte to Chicago is $135.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Charlotte to Chicago.

Weekly Direct Flights from Charlotte to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 00:15 17:30
United 5 5 5 5 5 3 5 02:55 12:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Charlotte to Chicago

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Charlotte to Chicago. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Charlotte to Chicago is $82.

The average price for round trip flights from Charlotte to Chicago is $160.

Charlotte to Chicago Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Charlotte to Chicago?
Answer: The average Charlotte to Chicago flight time is 2 hours.
Question: How far is Chicago from Charlotte?
Answer: The distance from Charlotte to Chicago is 599 miles (963 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Charlotte to Chicago?
Answer: There are 103 direct flights from Charlotte to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Charlotte airlines for direct flights from Charlotte to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 67% of the non-stop flights between Charlotte and Chicago.

Charlotte to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Charlotte and Chicago. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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