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
246 USD for flights from Philadelphia to Chicago leaving on 3/5/2017 and returning on 3/24/2017
Low 57 USD
246 USD
High 379 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 March and March.
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
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 Mercer County - O'Hare Intl for the best Philadelphia to Chicago flight prices saving up to 1% on average.
Mercer County - O'Hare Intl tends to be 1% cheaper than Mercer County - Midway.
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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: 381 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Philadelphia Intl - Logan Intl - O'Hare Intl, Philadelphia Intl - Orlando Intl - Midway and Philadelphia Intl - Nth Kentucky - O'Hare Intl.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Philadelphia Intl to Chicago include Logan Intl, Orlando Intl and Nth Kentucky.
Direct flights available on
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Philadelphia
Return trip
Jan 24 - Jan 24
244 USD
CheapTicketsDeal
PHL PHL
2h 25min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 56min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Feb 3 - Feb 5
250 USD
CFCheapBestFares
PHL PHL
2h 23min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 1min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Feb 4 - Feb 5
250 USD
CFCheapBestFares
PHL PHL
2h 24min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 1min
Direct
PHL PHL

Go right away

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Chicago
Return trip
Jan 25 - Jan 27
195 USD
KiwiUS
PHL PHL
14h 18min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
11h 37min
1 stop
PHL PHL
Return trip
Jan 26 - Jan 30
259 USD
FlyFarUS
PHL PHL
9h 3min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
5h 57min
1 stop
PHL PHL
Return trip
Jan 26 - Jan 29
307 USD
KiwiUS
PHL PHL
9h 3min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
13h 31min
1 stop
PHL PHL

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Chicago
Return trip
Feb 9 - Feb 11
183 USD
ExpediaCOM
PHL PHL
4h 56min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
5h 46min
1 stop
PHL PHL
Return trip
Feb 9 - Feb 12
245 USD
CFCheapBestFares
PHL PHL
2h 24min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 56min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Feb 7 - Feb 12
253 USD
CheapBestFares
PHL PHL
2h 23min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 56min
Direct
PHL PHL

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Philadelphia
Return trip
Jan 26 - Jan 29
202 USD
KiwiUS
CHI CHI
25h 36min
1 stop
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
18h 21min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jan 24 - Jan 26
204 USD
KiwiUS
CHI CHI
13h 31min
1 stop
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
14h 18min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jan 25 - Jan 26
206 USD
KiwiUS
CHI CHI
13h 31min
1 stop
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
14h 18min
1 stop
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
-7%
Chicago
3.97 USD
Cappuccino is 7.2% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MEAL
Inexpensive
Philadelphia
14.09 USD
-7%
Chicago
15.09 USD
Meal is 7.1% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MILK
1 liter
Philadelphia
3.93 USD
24%
Chicago
2.99 USD
Milk is 24% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
BUS
One-way ticket
Philadelphia
2.26 USD
%
Chicago
2.26 USD
Bus is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Philadelphia
12.08 USD
%
Chicago
12.08 USD
movie theater is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
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