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Raleigh to Chicago Last modified: Jun 18, 2022 6:29 -04:00

We've scanned 35,676 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. !! & Frontier frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Raleigh to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Raleigh to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $500.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Raleigh 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 Raleigh 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 Raleigh to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $286 $368
7-14 days $236 $368
14-21 days $309 $437
21-30 days $309 $289
30-60 days $342 $788
60-90 days $104 $858
90+ days $205 $468

Cheapest Day To Fly from Raleigh to Chicago

We've examined 27,940 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Raleigh to Chicago is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Raleigh to Chicago 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 Raleigh to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Raleigh Chicago !! 6/29/22 7/6/22 1 $368
July Raleigh Chicago !! 7/1/22 7/8/22 1 $437
August Raleigh Chicago Frontier 8/2/22 8/10/22 2 $788
August Raleigh Chicago Frontier 8/19/22 8/23/22 2 $468
July Raleigh Chicago JetBlue 7/13/22 7/17/22 2 $450
August Raleigh Chicago 00 8/20/22 8/24/22 0 $203
September Raleigh Chicago 00 9/21/22 9/25/22 0 $223
October Raleigh Chicago 00 10/14/22 10/16/22 0 $258

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Raleigh to Chicago

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

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$1,174 $572
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$572 $207

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Raleigh 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 Raleigh to Chicago is $578.

The average price for direct flights from Raleigh to Chicago is $309.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Raleigh to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 3 4 02:00 13:00
Major Airlines 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 01:40 11:20
United 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 00:30 14:02

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Raleigh 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 Raleigh 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 Raleigh to Chicago is $198.

The average price for round trip flights from Raleigh to Chicago is $578.

Raleigh to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Raleigh to Chicago?
Answer: The average Raleigh to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Raleigh?
Answer: The distance from Raleigh to Chicago is 645 miles (1,038 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Raleigh to Chicago?
Answer: There are 93 direct flights from Raleigh to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Raleigh airlines for direct flights from Raleigh to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 45% of the non-stop flights between Raleigh and Chicago.

Raleigh to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Raleigh 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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