Flights from Chicago to State College, United States

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Chicago to State College Last modified: Mar 26, 2024 19:37 -04:00

We've scanned 117,220,093 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to State College. United & American frequently offer the best deals to State College flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
CHISCE
Tue 4/9
1 stop
SCECHI
Tue 4/16
1 stop
$278
American
CHISCE
Sat 5/18
1 stop
SCECHI
Sat 5/25
1 stop
$588

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to State College?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to State College, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $288.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to State College?

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 State College 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 State College?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $580 $389
7-14 days $294 $278
14-21 days $269 $278
21-30 days $259 $268
30-60 days $259 $268
60-90 days $259 $278
90+ days $539 $588

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to State College

We've examined 234,440,186 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to State College is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$259$259$334$345$268 $259

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to State College

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 State College is not available.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to State College is not available.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to State College - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 03:45 14:10
United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 02:50 13:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to State College

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 State College. 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. Find Flights

Chicago to State College Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to State College?
Answer: The average Chicago to State College flight time is an hour and 40 minutes.
Question: How far is State College from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to State College is 526 miles (846 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to State College?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Chicago to State College.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to State College?
Answer: United Airlines provides 60% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and State College.

Chicago to State College Airports

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