Flights from Chicago to Austin, United States

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Chicago to Austin, Texas Last modified: Feb 7, 2023 12:01 -05:00

We've scanned 2,618 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Austin, Texas. !! & 00 frequently offer the best deals to Austin, Texas flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Fri 2/10
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Mon 2/13
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Wed 2/15
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$137

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Austin, Texas?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Austin, Texas, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $141.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas?

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 Chicago to Austin, Texas 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 Chicago to Austin, Texas?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $129 $1,196
7-14 days $137 $1,196
14-21 days $133 $285
21-30 days $144 $274
30-60 days $162 $381
60-90 days $140 $150
90+ days $237 $545

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Austin, Texas

We've examined 5,236 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Austin, Texas is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$137$126$144$145$144$145$144

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Austin, Texas 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 Chicago to Austin, Texas flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Chicago Austin, Texas !! 2/28/23 3/6/23 0 $126
March Chicago Austin, Texas !! 3/3/23 3/6/23 0 $144
April Chicago Austin, Texas !! 4/17/23 4/24/23 0 $144
May Chicago Austin, Texas !! 5/2/23 5/8/23 0 $206
June Chicago Austin, Texas 00 6/10/23 6/24/23 0 $321
July Chicago Austin, Texas 00 7/29/23 8/5/23 0 $321
August Chicago Austin, Texas 00 8/11/23 8/15/23 0 $321
September Chicago Austin, Texas 00 9/21/23 9/21/23 0 $334

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$191
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$191 $222
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$222 $167
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$167 $134
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$134

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas

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 Chicago to Austin, Texas is $381.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas is $204.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 02:25 11:55
United 5 5 5 5 5 3 5 03:00 14:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas

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 Chicago to Austin, Texas. 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 Chicago to Austin, Texas is $341.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas is $267.

Chicago to Austin, Texas Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Austin, Texas?
Answer: The average Chicago to Austin, Texas flight time is 2 hours and 44 minutes.
Question: How far is Austin, Texas from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Austin, Texas is 977 miles (1,572 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas?
Answer: There are 61 direct flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas?
Answer: United Airlines provides 54% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Austin, Texas.

Chicago to Austin, Texas Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Austin, Texas. 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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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Austin, Texas