Flights from Dallas to Chicago, United States

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Dallas to Chicago Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:15 -05:00

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

Frontier
DFWCHI
Tue 2/13
nonstop
CHIDFW
Sat 3/2
nonstop
Spirit
DFWCHI
Sat 1/27
nonstop
CHIDFW
Sun 2/4
nonstop
$131
American
DFWCHI
Tue 2/20
nonstop
CHIDFW
Wed 2/21
nonstop
$139
United
DFWCHI
Sun 2/18
nonstop
CHIDFW
Wed 2/21
nonstop
$155
Major Airlines
DFWCHI
Tue 2/20
1 stop
CHIDFW
Wed 2/21
1 stop
$176
Sun Country
DFWCHI
Thu 5/9
1 stop
CHIDFW
Thu 5/16
1 stop
$317

How Much is a Flight from Dallas to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Dallas to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $78.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Dallas to Chicago?

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 Dallas to Chicago 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 Dallas to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $111 $148
7-14 days $86 $117
14-21 days $86 $99
21-30 days $68 $99
30-60 days $68 $99
60-90 days $88 $117
90+ days $88 $109

Cheapest Day To Fly from Dallas to Chicago

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 Dallas to Chicago is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$68$68$86$89$68 $86

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Dallas to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Dallas to Chicago. 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
$111
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$111 $104
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$104 $86
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$86 $86
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$86 $86
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$86

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Dallas to Chicago

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 Dallas to Chicago is $223.

The average price for direct flights from Dallas to Chicago is $200.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Dallas to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 00:15 17:25
United 8 8 8 8 8 6 8 01:45 15:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Dallas to Chicago

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 Dallas to Chicago. 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 Dallas to Chicago is $97.

The average price for round trip flights from Dallas to Chicago is $196.

Dallas to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Dallas to Chicago?
Answer: The average Dallas to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Dallas?
Answer: The distance from Dallas to Chicago is 801 miles (1,289 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Dallas to Chicago?
Answer: There are 152 direct flights from Dallas to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Dallas airlines for direct flights from Dallas to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 64% of the non-stop flights between Dallas and Chicago.

Dallas to Chicago Airports

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