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
185 USD for flights from Houston to Chicago leaving on 2/26/2017 and returning on 3/17/2017
Low 77 USD
185 USD
High 399 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Houston — Chicago is approximately 53 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on Houston to Chicago flights are available 1 to 2 months prior to departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Houston is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
The cheapest flights from Houston to Chicago are currently available between February and March.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Major US Carrier are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Major US Carrier are the most popular choices flying from Houston to Chicago.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+9%
Delta Air Lines
+15%
Major US Carrier
+31%
Southwest Airlines
+32%
Frontier Airlines
+33%
United Airlines
+45%
Best time to fly
Houston to Chicago flights are approximately 5% more expensive in the noon than in the evening.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Friday.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly G.Bush Intercont - Midway for the best Houston to Chicago flight prices saving up to 3% on average.
G.Bush Intercont - Midway tends to be 3% cheaper than Houston - O'Hare Intl.
We scan 41 sites offering flights from Houston to Chicago to find all the best options.
Impact on price
G.Bush Intercont-Midway
+0%
G.Bush Intercont-O'Hare Intl
+1%
Houston-Midway
+11%
Houston-O'Hare Intl
+11%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Houston to Chicago all week with a flight time of 2 hours 26 minutes.
Direct flights available: 346 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are G.Bush Intercont - Saint Paul Intl - O'Hare Intl, Houston - Hartsfield Jackson - O'Hare Intl - O'Hare Intl and Houston - Dallas Ft Worth - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Houston to Chicago indirect via Saint Paul Intl, Hartsfield Jackson or Dallas Ft Worth.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Houston
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 21
94 USD
FlightNetworkUS
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 50min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 22
109 USD
FlightNetworkUS
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 50min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 20
135 USD
CFEDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 53min
Direct
HOU HOU

Go right away

Last minute flights from Houston to Chicago
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 20
135 USD
CFEDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 53min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 22
202 USD
CheapTicketsDeal
HOU HOU
2h 35min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 39min
1 stop
HOU HOU
Return trip
Jan 20 - Jan 22
223 USD
CheapBestFares
HOU HOU
2h 43min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 43min
Direct
HOU HOU

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Houston to Chicago
Return trip
Jan 31 - Feb 7
92 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 50min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Feb 1 - Feb 8
95 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 50min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Feb 2 - Feb 4
107 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 50min
Direct
HOU HOU

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Houston
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 23
93 USD
FlyFarUS
CHI CHI
2h 50min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 26
101 USD
FlightNetworkUS
CHI CHI
2h 50min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 33min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 22
120 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
2h 50min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 33min
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
3.93 USD
%
Chicago
3.93 USD
Cappuccino is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Houston
MEAL
Inexpensive
Houston
15.06 USD
%
Chicago
15.06 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Houston
MILK
1 liter
Houston
3.03 USD
1%
Chicago
2.99 USD
Milk is 1.4% cheaper in Chicago than Houston
BUS
One-way ticket
Houston
1.25 USD
-81%
Chicago
2.26 USD
Bus is 81% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Houston
10.85 USD
-11%
Chicago
12.04 USD
movie theater is 11% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
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