Flights from Houston to Chicago

Search and find cheap flights from Houston to Chicago (United States, North America)
Search and find cheap flights from Houston to Chicago (United States, North America)

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Expect to pay
250 USD for flights from Houston to Chicago leaving on 7/31/2017 and returning on 8/25/2017
Low 81 USD
250 USD
High 376 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Houston — Chicago is approximately 60 days to departure.
Houston to Chicago flights are usually cheapest between 1 and 2 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Houston is February and September. Most expensive are March and December.
The cheapest flights from Houston to Chicago are currently available between July and August.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines and Major US Carrier are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines and Major US Carrier are the most popular choices flying from Houston to Chicago.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Delta Air Lines
+17%
Spirit Airlines
+23%
Major US Carrier
+25%
Southwest Airlines
+29%
Frontier Airlines
+32%
American Airlines
+42%
Best time to fly
Houston to Chicago flights are approximately 6% more expensive in the noon than in the evening.
It's generally cheaper to take evening flights from Houston to Chicago.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Wednesday and the most expensive is typically Friday.
Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Wednesday tends to be the cheapest.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly G.Bush Intercont - O'Hare Intl for the best Houston to Chicago flight prices saving up to 5% on average.
Of the possible routes between Houston and Chicago best prices tend to be found on G.Bush Intercont - O'Hare Intl.
We scan 44 sites offering flights from Houston to Chicago to find all the best options.
Impact on price
G.Bush Intercont-O'Hare Intl
+0%
G.Bush Intercont-Midway
+0%
Houston-Midway
+15%
Houston-O'Hare Intl
+21%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Houston to Chicago all week with a flight time of 2 hours 30 minutes.
Direct flights available: 344 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are G.Bush Intercont - Detroit Metro - Midway, G.Bush Intercont - Detroit Metro - O'Hare Intl and G.Bush Intercont - Saint Paul Intl - Midway.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Houston to Chicago include Detroit Metro, Saint Paul Intl and Hartsfield Jackson.
Direct flights available on
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Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Houston
Return trip
Jun 24 - Jun 28
191 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 40min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 42min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jun 24 - Jun 27
205 USD
OmegaTravelUS
HOU HOU
2h 45min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 41min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jun 24 - Jun 24
217 USD
VayamaDom
HOU HOU
2h 45min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 37min
Direct
HOU HOU

Go right away

Last minute flights from Houston to Chicago
Return trip
Jun 24 - Jun 27
205 USD
OmegaTravelUS
HOU HOU
2h 45min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 41min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jun 24 - Jun 24
217 USD
VayamaDom
HOU HOU
2h 45min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 37min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jun 24 - Jun 26
230 USD
OmegaTravelUS
HOU HOU
2h 45min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 37min
Direct
HOU HOU

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Houston to Chicago
Return trip
Jul 8 - Jul 18
182 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 42min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jul 8 - Jul 19
195 USD
Smartfares
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jul 8 - Jul 22
205 USD
Smartfares
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Houston
Return trip
Jun 24 - Jun 26
164 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 40min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jun 24 - Jun 25
171 USD
CFEDreamsUS
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 40min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jun 26 - Jul 3
192 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
2h 42min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 40min
Direct
CHI CHI

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So what's it going to cost once you're in Chicago

Compare the costs of everyday items in Houston and Chicago
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
Houston
3.85 USD
-2%
Chicago
3.94 USD
Cappuccino is 2.3% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MEAL
Inexpensive
Houston
12.01 USD
-25%
Chicago
15.01 USD
Meal is 25% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MILK
1 liter
Houston
2.9 USD
-2%
Chicago
2.95 USD
Milk is 1.5% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
BUS
One-way ticket
Houston
1.27 USD
-77%
Chicago
2.25 USD
Bus is 77% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Houston
11.01 USD
-9%
Chicago
12.01 USD
movie theater is 9.1% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
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