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
208 USD for flights from Houston to Chicago leaving on 6/3/2017 and returning on 6/30/2017
Low 79 USD
208 USD
High 407 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Houston — Chicago is approximately 60 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 February and September. Most expensive are March and December.
Houston to Chicago flights are currently cheapest between June and June.
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.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from Houston to Chicago with either Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines or Major US Carrier.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Delta Air Lines
+14%
Spirit Airlines
+15%
Major US Carrier
+19%
Southwest Airlines
+26%
Frontier Airlines
+36%
American Airlines
+42%
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 Wednesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Wednesday 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 4% on average.
G.Bush Intercont - Midway tends to be 4% cheaper than Houston - 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-Midway
+0%
G.Bush Intercont-O'Hare Intl
+1%
Houston-Midway
+13%
Houston-O'Hare Intl
+14%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Houston to Chicago all week with a flight time of 2 hours 30 minutes.
Direct flights available: 352 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are G.Bush Intercont - Detroit Metro - Midway, G.Bush Intercont - Saint Paul Intl - Midway and G.Bush Intercont - Dallas Ft Worth - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Houston to Chicago indirect via Detroit Metro, Saint Paul Intl or Dallas Ft Worth.
Direct flights available on
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Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Houston
Return trip
Apr 28 - May 2
121 USD
FlyingCOM
HOU HOU
2h 40min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 47min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Apr 28 - Apr 30
184 USD
CFEDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 37min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Apr 28 - May 1
241 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 38min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU

Go right away

Last minute flights from Houston to Chicago
Return trip
May 3 - May 5
94 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 38min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 4
160 USD
VayamaDom
HOU HOU
2h 37min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 52min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Apr 28 - May 1
241 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 38min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Houston to Chicago
Return trip
May 12 - May 20
111 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 38min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
May 12 - May 24
111 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 38min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
May 12 - May 23
111 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 38min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Houston
Return trip
Apr 28 - May 2
98 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 38min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Apr 28 - May 1
124 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 38min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Apr 28 - May 8
134 USD
CFEDreamsUS
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 38min
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
-4%
Chicago
3.99 USD
Cappuccino is 3.7% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MEAL
Inexpensive
Houston
12.81 USD
-18%
Chicago
15.07 USD
Meal is 18% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MILK
1 liter
Houston
3.04 USD
3%
Chicago
2.97 USD
Milk is 2.5% cheaper in Chicago than Houston
BUS
One-way ticket
Houston
1.25 USD
-100%
Chicago
2.51 USD
Bus is 100% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Houston
11.05 USD
-9%
Chicago
12.06 USD
movie theater is 9.1% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
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