Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, United States

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Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:21 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Birmingham, Alabama. American & Major Airlines frequently offer the best deals to Birmingham, Alabama flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
CHIBHM
Wed 2/21
nonstop
BHMCHI
Thu 2/22
nonstop
$239
Major Airlines
CHIBHM
Sat 2/10
1 stop
BHMCHI
Tue 2/13
1 stop
$258
United
CHIBHM
Sat 2/10
nonstop
BHMCHI
Sat 2/17
nonstop
$309
Multiple Airlines
CHIBHM
Tue 2/6
1 stop
BHMCHI
Tue 2/13
1 stop
$578

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $176.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama?

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 Birmingham, Alabama 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 Birmingham, Alabama?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $494 $503
7-14 days $303 $311
14-21 days $202 $176
21-30 days $202 $176
30-60 days $202 $176
60-90 days $178 $176
90+ days $218 $186

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$176$176$176$176$176 $176

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$551
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$551 $367
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$367 $176
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$176 $176
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$176 $176
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$176

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama

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 Birmingham, Alabama is $280.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama is $317.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:20 13:30
United 4 4 4 4 4 2 3 03:05 14:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama

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 Birmingham, Alabama. 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 Birmingham, Alabama is $173.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama is $280.

Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama?
Answer: The average Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama flight time is an hour and 48 minutes.
Question: How far is Birmingham, Alabama from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama is 584 miles (939 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama?
Answer: There are 39 direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama?
Answer: United Airlines provides 64% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Birmingham, Alabama.

Chicago to Birmingham, Alabama Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Birmingham, Alabama. 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 Birmingham, Alabama