Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago

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

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Expect to pay
229 USD for flights from Philadelphia to Chicago leaving on 5/7/2017 and returning on 5/26/2017
Low 58 USD
229 USD
High 452 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Philadelphia — Chicago is approximately 56 days to departure.
Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between May and May.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines and Delta Air Lines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines and Delta Air Lines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Frontier Airlines
+12%
Spirit Airlines
+16%
Delta Air Lines
+17%
Major US Carrier
+31%
Southwest Airlines
+33%
United Airlines
+38%
Best time to fly
Philadelphia to Chicago flights are approximately 2% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning.
It's generally cheaper to take morning flights from Philadelphia to Chicago.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Friday.
Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Mercer County - O'Hare Intl for the best Philadelphia to Chicago flight prices saving up to 1% on average.
Of the possible routes between Philadelphia and Chicago best prices tend to be found on Mercer County - O'Hare Intl.
We've got 41 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
Mercer County-O'Hare Intl
+0%
Philadelphia Intl-Midway
+1%
Philadelphia Intl-O'Hare Intl
+1%
Mercer County-Midway
+3%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Philadelphia Intl to Chicago all week with a flight time of 2 hours 2 minutes.
Direct flights available: 417 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Philadelphia Intl - Orlando Intl - Midway, Philadelphia Intl - Hartsfield Jackson - O'Hare Intl and Philadelphia Intl - Logan Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Philadelphia Intl to Chicago indirect via Orlando Intl, Hartsfield Jackson or Logan Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Philadelphia
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 28
248 USD
OmegaTravelUS
PHL PHL
2h 18min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 3min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Apr 1 - Apr 2
248 USD
OmegaTravelUS
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 4min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Apr 5 - Apr 10
248 USD
OmegaTravelUS
PHL PHL
2h 23min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 9min
Direct
PHL PHL

Go right away

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Chicago
Return trip
Mar 28 - Apr 7
256 USD
KiwiUS
PHL PHL
9h 10min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Mar 31 - Apr 2
292 USD
OmegaTravelUS
PHL PHL
5h 28min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
5h 0min
1 stop
PHL PHL
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 2
298 USD
CFCheapBestFares
PHL PHL
5h 28min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 58min
1 stop
PHL PHL

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Chicago
Return trip
Apr 11 - Apr 18
176 USD
GoToGateUS
PHL PHL
4h 3min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
3h 48min
1 stop
PHL PHL
Return trip
Apr 11 - Apr 22
176 USD
GoToGateUS
PHL PHL
4h 3min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 55min
1 stop
PHL PHL
Return trip
Apr 11 - Apr 20
176 USD
GoToGateUS
PHL PHL
4h 3min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
6h 8min
1 stop
PHL PHL

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Philadelphia
Return trip
Mar 28 - Mar 28
263 USD
FlyingCOM
CHI CHI
1h 53min
Direct
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
5h 39min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Mar 29 - Apr 3
274 USD
OmegaTravelUS
CHI CHI
2h 1min
Direct
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Mar 28 - Apr 2
337 USD
CheapTicketsDeal
CHI CHI
1h 53min
Direct
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
2h 30min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Tuesday, Tuesday, March 28, 2017

6°C
2°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, March 29, 2017

6°C
3°C

Thursday, Thursday, March 30, 2017

5°C
3°C

Friday, Friday, March 31, 2017

7°C
3°C

Saturday, Saturday, April 1, 2017

6°C
4°C

Sunday, Sunday, April 2, 2017

14°C
6°C

Monday, Monday, April 3, 2017

15°C
6°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, April 4, 2017

11°C
3°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 5, 2017

12°C
6°C

Thursday, Thursday, April 6, 2017

7°C
3°C

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

Compare the costs of everyday items in Philadelphia and Chicago
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
Philadelphia
3.68 USD
-7%
Chicago
3.95 USD
Cappuccino is 7.4% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MEAL
Inexpensive
Philadelphia
14.08 USD
-7%
Chicago
14.99 USD
Meal is 6.5% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MILK
1 liter
Philadelphia
3.93 USD
26%
Chicago
2.9 USD
Milk is 26% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
BUS
One-way ticket
Philadelphia
2.26 USD
%
Chicago
2.25 USD
Bus is 0.48% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Philadelphia
12.07 USD
1%
Chicago
11.99 USD
movie theater is 0.63% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
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