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Cheap flights from Indianapolis to Chicago from $49

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Best Price Found

$49

Fastest flight time

1h 10m

Direct flights

Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat and Sun

Airports in Chicago

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Chicago from Indianapolis in the past 72 hours is $49. The best round-trip flight deal from Indianapolis to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $98.
The fastest flight from Indianapolis to Chicago takes 1h 10m
Direct flights go from Indianapolis to Chicago on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: United Airlines and American Airlines.
There are 2 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Indianapolis to Chicago

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

September. The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Indianapolis is September. Most expensive is November

What is the cheapest day to depart Indianapolis for Chicago?

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

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

In the morning. Indianapolis to Chicago flights are approximately 24% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning

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

American Airlines. American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Indianapolis to Chicago

What is the cheapest Indianapolis to Chicago flight route?

Indianapolis - Chicago O'Hare Intl. Fly from Indianapolis to Chicago O'Hare Intl for the best Indianapolis - Chicago flight prices

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

58 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from Indianapolis to Chicago is approximately 58 days to departure

How many flights depart from Indianapolis to Chicago on average per day?

As of April 2024, 38 flights take off from Indianapolis and land in Chicago each day. The most common flight departure time for this route is 8:00AM, with 47% of daily flights taking off at noon.

How many flights depart from Indianapolis to Chicago on average per week?

As of April 2024, 270 flights take off from Indianapolis and land in Chicago each week. The most common flight departure day for this route is Monday, with 17% of weekly flights taking off on this day.

What cabin class options are available on Indianapolis to Chicago flights?

There are 4 cabin classes available to choose from on Indianapolis to Chicago flights. Cabin price and availability will vary by airline so perform a search above to find the right deals for you.

Can stopping save me money on Indianapolis to Chicago flights?

You could potentially save up to 45% on your flight if you consider stops on a Indianapolis to Chicago flight.

When traveling from Indianapolis to Chicago, the most popular airport to fly into is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. The majority of travelers flying into Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport from Indianapolis are departing from Indianapolis Airport. If you are looking for alternate airports to fly out of when traveling to Chicago, you can try Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky Airport or Fort Wayne Airport which are located in Cincinnati and Fort Wayne respectively. If you are looking for alternate airports to fly into when traveling from Indianapolis, you can try Chicago Midway Airport or Chicago Greater Rockford Airport which are located in Chicago and Chicago respectively. The least expensive flight option from Indianapolis to Chicago will typically be CVG — MDW during the month of April with an average price of $107 RT.

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky Airport (CVG) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)$108
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Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky Airport (CVG) to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW)$107
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Indianapolis Airport (IND) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)$146
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Indianapolis Airport (IND) to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW)$277
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Fort Wayne Airport (FWA) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)$252
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Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky Airport (CVG) to Chicago Greater Rockford Airport (RFD)$429
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Easily compare round-trip flights from Indianapolis to Chicago

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Indianapolis to Chicago by changing tabs
Frontier
May 1
IND5:32 pmIndianapolis
8h 20m
1 stop
ORD12:52 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 4
ORD8:25 amChicago O'Hare Intl
6h 53m
1 stop
IND4:18 pmIndianapolis
Multiple Airlines
May 8
IND5:32 pmIndianapolis
8h 20m
1 stop
ORD12:52 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 28
ORD6:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 17m
1 stop
IND8:57 amIndianapolis
Spirit Airlines
May 15
IND6:45 amIndianapolis
11h 55m
1 stop
ORD5:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 22
ORD5:41 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
14h 16m
1 stop
IND8:57 amIndianapolis
American Airlines
May 7
IND11:01 amIndianapolis
1h 10m
ORD11:11 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 8
ORD8:09 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 00m
IND10:09 amIndianapolis
Frontier
May 15
IND5:32 pmIndianapolis
8h 20m
1 stop
ORD12:52 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 16
ORD5:56 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
15h 31m
1 stop
IND10:27 amIndianapolis
Sun Country Air
May 9
IND7:15 pmIndianapolis
17h 23m
1 stop
ORD11:38 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 30
ORD9:00 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
20h 00m
1 stop
IND6:00 pmIndianapolis

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Indianapolis to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from Indianapolis to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines, Frontier and Spirit Airlines
Frontier
Apr 29
IND5:55 pmIndianapolis
7h 57m
1 stop
ORD12:52 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
May 16
IND6:45 amIndianapolis
10h 50m
1 stop
ORD4:35 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Apr 23
IND5:15 amIndianapolis
13h 12m
2 stops
ORD5:27 pmChicago O'Hare Intl

Search last-minute flights to Chicago from Indianapolis

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from Indianapolis to Chicago
Frontier
Apr 24
IND11:49 amIndianapolis
12h 54m
1 stop
ORD11:43 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Apr 25
ORD5:51 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
16h 08m
1 stop
IND10:59 amIndianapolis
Spirit Airlines
Apr 25
IND4:55 pmIndianapolis
6h 37m
1 stop
ORD10:32 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Apr 28
ORD8:19 amChicago O'Hare Intl
6h 38m
1 stop
IND3:57 pmIndianapolis
Multiple Airlines
Apr 24
IND8:00 pmIndianapolis
15h 32m
2 stops
ORD10:32 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Apr 25
ORD11:58 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
17h 53m
1 stop
IND6:51 pmIndianapolis
American Airlines
Apr 23
IND3:07 pmIndianapolis
1h 18m
ORD3:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Apr 23
ORD4:45 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 04m
IND6:49 pmIndianapolis
United Airlines
Apr 24
IND11:40 amIndianapolis
1h 18m
ORD11:58 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Apr 25
ORD6:08 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 12m
IND8:20 pmIndianapolis
Delta
Apr 25
IND6:25 amIndianapolis
3h 25m
1 stop
MDW8:50 amChicago Midway
Apr 28
MDW5:45 pmChicago Midway
4h 20m
1 stop
IND11:05 pmIndianapolis

Best airlines flying from Indianapolis to Chicago

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Indianapolis to Chicago with momondo
Airline
Rating
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $138Free CancellationRating
7.4
11,360 reviews
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American AirlinesPriceFrom $148Free CancellationRating
7.3
14,952 reviews
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DeltaPriceFrom $191Free CancellationRating
8.0
11,123 reviews
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  • United Airlines Flights From Indianapolis to Chicago

    The lowest priced United Airlines flight from Indianapolis to Chicago from the last 72 hours was $138. Generally, United Airlines has 38 flights on this route every week with an average price of $229. United Airlines is rated 7.4/10 by our users.

  • American Airlines Flights From Indianapolis to Chicago

    American Airlines is also a popular choice for this route. American Airlines flight deals for Indianapolis to Chicago start from as low as $148 round-trip, depending on your selected dates, with average American Airlines deals seen on momondo around $218. American Airlines operates 17 flights to Chicago from Indianapolis in an average week. Users have rated it 7.3/10 across 14,952 reviews.


American Airlines flights from Indianapolis to Chicago

Our best American Airlines deals on Indianapolis to Chicago flight tickets
American Airlines
May 7
IND11:01 amIndianapolis
1h 10m
ORD11:11 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 8
ORD8:09 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 00m
IND10:09 amIndianapolis
American Airlines
May 10
IND7:00 amIndianapolis
1h 15m
ORD7:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 14
ORD6:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 12m
IND8:42 pmIndianapolis
American Airlines
May 17
IND7:00 amIndianapolis
1h 15m
ORD7:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 19
ORD8:38 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 06m
IND10:44 pmIndianapolis

Spirit Airlines flights from Indianapolis to Chicago

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on Indianapolis to Chicago flight tickets
Spirit Airlines
May 15
IND6:45 amIndianapolis
11h 55m
1 stop
ORD5:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 22
ORD5:41 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
14h 16m
1 stop
IND8:57 amIndianapolis
Spirit Airlines
May 7
IND6:37 amIndianapolis
12h 09m
1 stop
ORD5:46 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 7
ORD9:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 32m
1 stop
IND8:57 amIndianapolis
Spirit Airlines
May 15
IND6:45 amIndianapolis
11h 55m
1 stop
ORD5:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 22
ORD7:08 amChicago O'Hare Intl
24h 49m
2 stops
IND8:57 amIndianapolis

Choose the best way to get from Indianapolis to Chicago

Buses

3h 30m
$30 one-way$58 round-trip
Nonstop · from $58

Distance to downtown

ZUN0.7 mi
G1N10.6 mi

Trains

5h 00m
$28 one-way$69 round-trip
Nonstop · from $69

Distance to downtown

ZUN0.7 mi

Flights

1h 10m
$49 one-way$98 round-trip
Nonstop · from $1791 stop · from $91

Distance to downtown

ORD15.9 mi

  • How far is Indianapolis to Chicago by plane?

    A flight from Indianapolis to Chicago will travel around 164.5 mi. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 1h 10m.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from Indianapolis Airport to Chicago?

    Prices for flights from Indianapolis Airport to Chicago are updated daily.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from Indianapolis Airport to Chicago?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from Indianapolis Airport to Chicago?

    Although the minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UMNR) service may have their own age limits, which could be impacted by factors such as flight length, timing, and layovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel from Indianapolis Airport to Chicago.

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Chicago?

    The necessary travel and health documents for your Chicago trip may vary depending on your travel plans and individual circumstances. Generally, you should have various documents, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months beyond your scheduled arrival date. We recommend seeking advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Alternative routes for Indianapolis to Chicago

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