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
237 USD for flights from Philadelphia to Chicago leaving on 9/3/2017 and returning on 9/22/2017
Low 63 USD
237 USD
High 471 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Philadelphia — Chicago is approximately 58 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 July and August. Most expensive are November and December.
The cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Chicago are currently available between September and September.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Frontier Airlines, US Airways and Delta Air Lines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Frontier Airlines, US Airways and Delta Air Lines are the most popular choices flying from Philadelphia to Chicago.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Frontier Airlines
+36%
US Airways
+50%
Delta Air Lines
+57%
Spirit Airlines
+62%
Major US Carrier
+74%
American Airlines
+90%
Best time to fly
Philadelphia to Chicago flights are approximately 6% 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 Monday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Monday 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 - Midway.
We scan 45 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
+2%
Mercer County-O'Hare Intl
+5%
Mercer County-Midway
+6%
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: 430 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Philadelphia Intl - Orlando Intl - Midway, Philadelphia Intl - Fll Intl - O'Hare Intl and Philadelphia Intl - Miami Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Philadelphia Intl to Chicago indirect via Orlando Intl, Fll Intl or Miami Intl.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Philadelphia
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 28
181 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 28min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 15min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 31
238 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 28min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 15min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 30
323 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 28min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 15min
Direct
PHL PHL

Go right away

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Chicago
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 26
218 USD
FlyFarUS
PHL PHL
7h 24min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
5h 52min
1 stop
PHL PHL
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 28
350 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 28min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 15min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 25
384 USD
KiwiUS
PHL PHL
5h 34min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
12h 10min
1 stop
PHL PHL

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Chicago
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 10
170 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
2h 22min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 11min
Direct
PHL PHL
Return trip
Aug 10 - Aug 16
210 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
8h 6min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
5h 52min
1 stop
PHL PHL
Return trip
Aug 10 - Aug 11
239 USD
Smartfares
PHL PHL
8h 6min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
5h 52min
1 stop
PHL PHL

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Philadelphia
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 28
254 USD
CFOneTravel
CHI CHI
2h 15min
Direct
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
2h 28min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 24
271 USD
ExpediaCOM
CHI CHI
2h 15min
Direct
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
2h 23min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 27
293 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
5h 52min
1 stop
PHL PHL
PHL PHL
7h 24min
1 stop
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Monday, Monday, July 17, 2017

27°C
18°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 18, 2017

32°C
20°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 19, 2017

32°C
21°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 20, 2017

33°C
21°C

Friday, Friday, July 21, 2017

30°C
23°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 22, 2017

30°C
24°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 23, 2017

30°C
24°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
3.61 USD
-11%
Chicago
4 USD
Cappuccino is 11% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MEAL
Inexpensive
Philadelphia
15.01 USD
-1%
Chicago
15.19 USD
Meal is 1.2% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MILK
1 liter
Philadelphia
4 USD
27%
Chicago
2.94 USD
Milk is 27% cheaper in Chicago than Philadelphia
BUS
One-way ticket
Philadelphia
2.25 USD
-1%
Chicago
2.28 USD
Bus is 1% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Philadelphia
12.01 USD
-3%
Chicago
12.41 USD
movie theater is 3.3% more expensive in Chicago than Philadelphia
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