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
152 USD for flights from Houston to Chicago leaving on 11/30/2017 and returning on 12/22/2017
Low 82 USD
152 USD
High 388 USD
Choose my own dates
Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Houston — Chicago is approximately 28 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 August. Most expensive are March and December.
The cheapest flights from Houston to Chicago are currently available between November and December.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Frontier Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Frontier Airlines are the most popular choices flying from Houston to Chicago.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+12%
Delta Air Lines
+25%
Frontier Airlines
+25%
Major US Carrier
+38%
Southwest Airlines
+41%
Air Canada Rouge
+45%
Best time to fly
Houston to Chicago flights are approximately 7% 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 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 G.Bush Intercont - Midway for the best Houston to Chicago flight prices saving up to 6% on average.
G.Bush Intercont - Midway tends to be 6% cheaper than Houston - O'Hare Intl.
We scan 47 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
+14%
Houston-O'Hare Intl
+22%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Houston to Chicago all week with a flight time of 2 hours 33 minutes.
Direct flights available: 314 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are G.Bush Intercont - Detroit Metro - Midway, G.Bush Intercont - Detroit Metro - O'Hare Intl and G.Bush Intercont - Tampa Intl - O'Hare Intl.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Houston to Chicago include Detroit Metro, Tampa Intl and M Graham.
Direct flights available on
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Houston
Return trip
Oct 19 - Oct 22
163 USD
FlyingCOM
HOU HOU
2h 30min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Oct 19 - Oct 21
170 USD
ExploreTripDom
HOU HOU
2h 41min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Oct 19 - Oct 23
234 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 41min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU

Go right away

Last minute flights from Houston to Chicago
Return trip
Oct 20 - Oct 24
216 USD
CFEDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Oct 19 - Oct 20
299 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Oct 20 - Oct 30
302 USD
CFEDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Houston to Chicago
Return trip
Nov 3 - Nov 7
92 USD
KissAndFlyUS
HOU HOU
2h 40min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 56min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Nov 2 - Nov 5
242 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
Return trip
Nov 3 - Nov 5
249 USD
EDreamsUS
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Houston
Return trip
Oct 19 - Oct 22
264 USD
ExploreTripDom
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Oct 19 - Oct 23
274 USD
ExploreTripDom
CHI CHI
2h 48min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Oct 20 - Oct 23
283 USD
ExploreTripDom
CHI CHI
2h 40min
Direct
HOU HOU
HOU HOU
2h 42min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Wednesday, Wednesday, October 18, 2017

17°C
12°C

Thursday, Thursday, October 19, 2017

18°C
12°C

Friday, Friday, October 20, 2017

21°C
15°C

Saturday, Saturday, October 21, 2017

22°C
15°C

Sunday, Sunday, October 22, 2017

16°C
12°C

Monday, Monday, October 23, 2017

17°C
12°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, October 24, 2017

12°C
8°C

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
3.96 USD
1%
Chicago
3.92 USD
Cappuccino is 1.2% cheaper in Chicago than Houston
MEAL
Inexpensive
Houston
14.53 USD
-4%
Chicago
15.05 USD
Meal is 3.6% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MILK
1 liter
Houston
2.78 USD
-9%
Chicago
3.03 USD
Milk is 8.9% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
BUS
One-way ticket
Houston
1.25 USD
-80%
Chicago
2.25 USD
Bus is 80% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Houston
11.02 USD
-11%
Chicago
12.28 USD
movie theater is 11% more expensive in Chicago than Houston
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