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
242 USD for flights from Philadelphia to Chicago leaving on 7/1/2017 and returning on 7/28/2017
Low 60 USD
242 USD
High 450 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Philadelphia — Chicago is approximately 56 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia is January and September. Most expensive are November and December.
Philadelphia to Chicago flights are currently cheapest between July and July.
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.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from Philadelphia to Chicago with either Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines or Delta Air Lines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Frontier Airlines
+11%
Spirit Airlines
+14%
Delta Air Lines
+30%
Mesa Airlines
+37%
Major US Carrier
+38%
Southwest Airlines
+39%
Best time to fly
Philadelphia to Chicago flights are approximately 2% more expensive in the noon than in the morning.
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 Philadelphia Intl - Midway for the best Philadelphia to Chicago flight prices saving up to 1% on average.
Philadelphia Intl - Midway tends to be 1% cheaper than Mercer County - O'Hare Intl.
We scan 44 sites offering flights from Philadelphia to Chicago to find all the best options.
Impact on price
Philadelphia Intl-Midway
+0%
Philadelphia Intl-O'Hare Intl
+1%
Mercer County-Midway
+4%
Mercer County-O'Hare Intl
+5%
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: 448 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Philadelphia Intl - Orlando Intl - Midway, Philadelphia Intl - Orlando Intl - O'Hare Intl and Philadelphia Intl - Saint Paul Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Philadelphia Intl to Chicago indirect via Orlando Intl, Saint Paul Intl or Myrtle Afb.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Philadelphia
Return trip
May 26 - Jun 2
253 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
May 26 - Jun 1
294 USD
CFOneTravel
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
May 27 - May 29
367 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL

Go right away

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Chicago
Return trip
May 26 - Jun 2
253 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
May 26 - Jun 1
294 USD
CFOneTravel
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
May 26 - May 30
310 USD
KiwiUS
PHL PHL
9h 27min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
18h 47min
1 stop
PHL PHL

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Chicago
Return trip
Jun 9 - Jun 20
215 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Jun 9 - Jun 22
215 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Jun 9 - Jun 23
215 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Philadelphia
Return trip
May 26 - May 27
266 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
May 26 - Jun 4
296 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
2h 19min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
May 26 - May 30
329 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
2h 13min
Direct
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
2h 19min
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 Philadelphia and Chicago
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
Philadelphia
3.7 USD
-6%
Chicago
3.92 USD
Cappuccino is 5.7% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MEAL
Inexpensive
Philadelphia
14.97 USD
%
Chicago
14.91 USD
Meal is 0.37% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
MILK
1 liter
Philadelphia
3.98 USD
26%
Chicago
2.95 USD
Milk is 26% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
BUS
One-way ticket
Philadelphia
2.25 USD
-10%
Chicago
2.48 USD
Bus is 10% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Philadelphia
11.98 USD
%
Chicago
11.94 USD
movie theater is 0.37% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
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