Flights from Chicago to Tucson, United States

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Chicago to Tucson Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 12:10 -04:00

We've scanned 109,155,000 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Tucson. Major Airlines & American frequently offer the best deals to Tucson flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Major Airlines
Tue 10/17
1 stop
Sat 10/21
1 stop
Wed 10/18
Wed 10/25
Sat 12/23
1 stop
Tue 1/2
1 stop
Wed 11/29
Wed 12/6
Multiple Airlines
Wed 1/10
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Sat 1/13
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Tucson?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Tucson, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $325.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Tucson?

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 Tucson 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 Tucson?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $812 $684
7-14 days $538 $504
14-21 days $485 $441
21-30 days $442 $330
30-60 days $318 $328
60-90 days $328 $335
90+ days $369 $321

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Tucson

We've examined 215,181,508 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Tucson is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Tucson 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 Tucson flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Tucson United 9/30/23 10/6/23 1 $684
October Chicago Tucson American 10/30/23 10/31/23 0 $318
November Chicago Tucson American 11/23/23 11/24/23 1 $328
December Chicago Tucson American 12/24/23 12/25/23 0 $328
January Chicago Tucson Major Airlines 1/3/24 1/4/24 1 $321
February Chicago Tucson Major Airlines 2/9/24 2/11/24 1 $392
March Chicago Tucson American 3/12/24 3/19/24 0 $442
April Chicago Tucson American 4/13/24 4/23/24 0 $442

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Tucson

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

Next 30 Days

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$731 $586
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$586 $441
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$441 $360
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$360 $330
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Tucson

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 Tucson is $420.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Tucson is $444.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Tucson - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 05:15 08:55
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 05:45 05:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Tucson

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 Tucson. 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 Tucson is $223.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Tucson is $415.

Chicago to Tucson Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Tucson?
Answer: The average Chicago to Tucson flight time is 3 hours and 38 minutes.
Question: How far is Tucson from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Tucson is 1,434 miles (2,307 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Tucson?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Chicago to Tucson.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Tucson?
Answer: American Airlines provides 66% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Tucson.

Chicago to Tucson Airports

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