Cheap flights from Houston to Chicago

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Flight information for Houston to Chicago
(HOU to CHI)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Houston to Chicago
Best Price Found$84The best flight deal from Houston to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $84
Fastest flight time2h 30mThe fastest flight from Houston to Chicago takes 2h 30m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Houston to Chicago. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Houston Hobby Airport - Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport, Houston Hobby Airport - Chicago Greater Rockford Airport and Houston Hobby Airport - Chicago Midway Airport.
Airports in Chicago3 airportsThere are 3 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford (RFD)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Houston to Chicago

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston to Chicago?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Houston is August. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart Houston for Chicago?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Tuesday. The most expensive is typically Friday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Chicago?

in the evening

Houston to Chicago flights are approximately 33% more expensive at noon than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Chicago from Houston?

American Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and Southwest are the most popular carriers operating from Houston to Chicago

What is the cheapest Houston to Chicago flight route?

Houston Hobby - Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fly from Houston Hobby to Chicago O'Hare Intl for the best Houston - Chicago flight prices

How far in advance should you book Houston to Chicago flights?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Houston to Chicago is approximately 60 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Houston to Chicago

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Houston to Chicago by changing tabs
Major Airline
HOUHouston Hobby
2h 30m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
HOUHouston Hobby
4h 40m
MDWChicago Midway
United Airlines
HOUHouston Hobby
10h 35m
RFDChicago Greater Rockford

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from Houston to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines, Major Airline and United Airlines
Major Airline
HOUHouston Hobby
2h 30m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
HOUHouston Hobby
4h 40m
MDWChicago Midway
United Airlines
HOUHouston Hobby
10h 35m
RFDChicago Greater Rockford

Best airlines flying from Houston to Chicago

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Houston to Chicago with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
American Airlines
PriceFrom $48
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

7.0

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Pros: Delayed flight no reasons seems like American Airlines don’t know what to do in these situations

Cons: I believe this airlines should have figured the answer to this question by now.

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $48
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Cons: Sarasota ticketing agent was not very nice at all 😟 Houston Gate agent was not nice either. We were treated like we were stupid for asking questions. I hope it’s not racism issues. I wished I had taken their names.

1 / 10
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $56
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.0
7.3

Boarding

6.7

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.2

Entertainment

6.4

Food

Reviews

Pros: Well, it was not very comfortable and we were delayed for an hour. And a crew member was sick.

Cons: Mostly everything.

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $87
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.1
8.3

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Cons: Wouldn't let us on the flight when there was plenty of time to get there. Manager was arrogant and slow - didn't care. Poor policies at that airport.

1 / 10
Southwest
PriceFrom $134
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.4
8.6

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.8

Crew

7.6

Entertainment

7.8

Food

Reviews

Pros: The plane was new and the seats were nice.

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Houston Hobby to Chicago offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Houston Hobby to Chicago are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines.


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