Cheap flights from Raleigh to Chicago

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Flight information for Raleigh to Chicago
(RDU to CHI)

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Best Price Found$97The best flight deal from Raleigh to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $97
Fastest flight time2h 30mThe fastest flight from Raleigh to Chicago takes 2h 30m
Direct flightsMon and TueDirect flights go from Raleigh to Chicago on Monday and Tuesday. The only airline offering direct flights is American Airlines.
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 Raleigh to Chicago

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

September

The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Raleigh is September. Most expensive is March

What is the cheapest day to depart Raleigh for Chicago?

Wednesday

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

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

in the evening

Raleigh to Chicago flights are approximately 36% more expensive in the afternoon than in the evening

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

Spirit Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and Frontier are the most popular carriers operating from Raleigh to Chicago

What is the cheapest Raleigh to Chicago flight route?

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fly from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Chicago O'Hare Intl for the best Raleigh - Chicago flight prices

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

56 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Raleigh to Chicago is approximately 56 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Raleigh 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 Raleigh to Chicago by changing tabs
American Airlines
Sep 8
RDU5:26 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
2h 26m
ORD7:52 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Sep 8
ORD9:20 amChicago O'Hare Intl
6h 30m
1 stop
RDU3:50 pmRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
Sep 8
RDU10:32 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
6h 53m
1 stop
ORD5:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Sep 12
ORD1:25 amChicago O'Hare Intl
7h 43m
1 stop
RDU9:08 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
Sep 28
RDU10:12 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
7h 13m
1 stop
ORD5:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Oct 7
ORD3:45 amChicago O'Hare Intl
9h 59m
1 stop
RDU1:44 pmRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
Sep 16
RDU11:00 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
9h 56m
1 stop
ORD8:56 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Sep 20
ORD1:25 amChicago O'Hare Intl
7h 43m
1 stop
RDU9:08 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
Sep 17
RDU11:00 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
9h 56m
1 stop
ORD8:56 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Sep 20
ORD1:25 amChicago O'Hare Intl
7h 43m
1 stop
RDU9:08 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
Aug 26
RDU6:58 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
10h 19m
1 stop
ORD5:17 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Aug 30
ORD4:16 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 35m
1 stop
RDU2:51 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Raleigh to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from Raleigh to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by Frontier and Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Aug 31
RDU4:46 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
6h 33m
1 stop
ORD11:19 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Aug 19
RDU4:46 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
6h 33m
1 stop
ORD11:19 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Sep 5
RDU4:46 amRaleigh Raleigh-Durham
6h 33m
1 stop
ORD11:19 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Best airlines flying from Raleigh to Chicago

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Raleigh to Chicago with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $39
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.3
6.5

Boarding

6.0

Comfort

7.0

Crew

5.3

Entertainment

5.4

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 $48
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

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
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

Pros: Everything! From ticketing agent to all the crew on our flight back were awesome. Thank you!

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $48
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

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
Frontier
PriceFrom $107
Free Cancellation
Rating
5.9
6.3

Boarding

5.7

Comfort

6.7

Crew

4.8

Entertainment

5.0

Food

Reviews

Pros: Nothing.

Cons: Provide Atleast water. Seats were terribly uncomfortable. No cushion and barely enough leg room to cross your legs.

1 / 10
Southwest
PriceFrom $169
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.5

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.7

Crew

7.5

Entertainment

7.7

Food

Reviews

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

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Chicago offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

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

  • How far is Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Chicago by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Chicago is 640.7 mi. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 2h 26m.


Can I fly to Chicago from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Chicago within the United States

Most visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Can I fly back to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham from Chicago?

Returning to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Raleigh Raleigh-Durham.

If you are planning to travel to Chicago at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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