Flights from Chicago to Madrid, Spain

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

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

Multiple Airlines
CHIMAD
Tue 4/2
1 stop
MADCHI
Tue 4/9
1 stop
$447
United
CHIMAD
Sun 1/28
1 stop
MADCHI
Tue 2/13
1 stop
$447
Multiple Airlines
CHIMAD
Sat 1/27
nonstop
MADCHI
Mon 2/5
nonstop
$450
Multiple Airlines
CHIMAD
Sun 1/28
1 stop
MADCHI
Wed 2/7
1 stop
$455
Major Airlines
CHIMAD
Sun 1/28
1 stop
MADCHI
Tue 2/6
1 stop
$455
Virgin Atlantic
CHIMAD
Sun 1/28
1 stop
MADCHI
Tue 2/6
1 stop
$455

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Madrid?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Madrid, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $728.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Madrid?

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 Madrid 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 Madrid?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $651 $498
7-14 days $470 $498
14-21 days $601 $498
21-30 days $691 $497
30-60 days $601 $498
60-90 days $821 $498
90+ days $701 $498

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Madrid

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 Madrid is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$558$498$601$498$567$1,904$470

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Madrid

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Madrid. 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
$634
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$634 $616
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$616 $579
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$579 $617
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$617 $579
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$579

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Madrid

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 Madrid is $564.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Madrid is $652.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Madrid

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 Madrid. 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 Madrid is $496.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Madrid is $565.

Chicago to Madrid Flight Questions

Chicago to Madrid Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Madrid. 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 Madrid