Flights from Traverse City to Chicago, United States

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Traverse City to Chicago Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:13 -05:00

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

United
TVCCHI
Tue 2/13
nonstop
CHITVC
Tue 2/20
nonstop
$237
Major Airlines
TVCCHI
Sun 2/25
1 stop
CHITVC
Mon 3/11
1 stop
$258
American
TVCCHI
Sun 2/4
nonstop
CHITVC
Sun 2/11
nonstop
$369
Multiple Airlines
TVCCHI
Tue 1/23
nonstop
CHITVC
Tue 1/30
nonstop
$503

How Much is a Flight from Traverse City to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Traverse City to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $228.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Traverse City 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 Traverse City 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 Traverse City to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $389 $428
7-14 days $303 $408
14-21 days $237 $502
21-30 days $237 $198
30-60 days $237 $198
60-90 days $239 $198
90+ days $239 $238

Cheapest Day To Fly from Traverse City 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 Traverse City to Chicago is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$237$237$198$227$226 $239

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Traverse City 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 Traverse City to Chicago is $308.

The average price for direct flights from Traverse City to Chicago is $266.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Traverse City to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 01:00 14:16
United 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 01:25 11:49

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Traverse City 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 Traverse City 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 Traverse City to Chicago is $132.

The average price for round trip flights from Traverse City to Chicago is $255.

Traverse City to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Traverse City to Chicago?
Answer: The average Traverse City to Chicago flight time is an hour and 17 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Traverse City?
Answer: The distance from Traverse City to Chicago is 223 miles (358 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Traverse City to Chicago?
Answer: There are 65 direct flights from Traverse City to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Traverse City airlines for direct flights from Traverse City to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 56% of the non-stop flights between Traverse City and Chicago.

Traverse City to Chicago Airports

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