Cheap flights from Washington to Chicago

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Flight information for Washington to Chicago
(WAS to CHI)

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Best Price Found$60The best flight deal from Washington to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $60
Fastest flight time1h 55mThe fastest flight from Washington to Chicago takes 1h 55m
Direct flightsMon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat and SunDirect flights go from Washington to Chicago on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 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 Washington to Chicago

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

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Washington is August. Most expensive is November

What is the cheapest day to depart Washington for Chicago?

Saturday

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

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

in the evening

Washington to Chicago flights are approximately 29% more expensive at noon than in the evening

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

Spirit Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and JetBlue are the most popular carriers operating from Washington to Chicago

What is the cheapest Washington to Chicago flight route?

Baltimore/Washington - Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fly from Baltimore/Washington to Chicago O'Hare Intl for the best Washington - Chicago flight prices

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

0 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Washington to Chicago is approximately 0 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Washington 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 Washington to Chicago by changing tabs
Major Airline
BWIBaltimore/Washington
1h 54m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
IADWashington Dulles Intl
2h 00m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
DCAWashington Reagan-National
2h 03m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
IADWashington Dulles Intl
3h 28m
MDWChicago Midway
American Airlines
DCAWashington Reagan-National
3h 35m
MDWChicago Midway
American Airlines
BWIBaltimore/Washington
3h 45m
MDWChicago Midway

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from Washington to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by Major Airline
Major Airline
BWIBaltimore/Washington
1h 54m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
IADWashington Dulles Intl
2h 00m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
DCAWashington Reagan-National
2h 03m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl

Best airlines flying from Washington to Chicago

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AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
United Airlines
PriceFrom $75
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
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $78
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.0
7.4

Boarding

6.7

Comfort

7.6

Crew

6.3

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
American Airlines
PriceFrom $86
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
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
JetBlue
PriceFrom $112
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.9
8.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.4

Crew

7.8

Entertainment

7.5

Food

Reviews

Pros: Wayne at the DCA Airport was gracious and amazing.

Cons: The planes still aren’t clean. Pretty sure something was growing on the seat in front of me.

1 / 10
Southwest
PriceFrom $272
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 Washington to Chicago offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Washington to Chicago are adopting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines like United Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • Is flying the fastest way to get from Washington to Chicago?

    The quickest way is to book a flight from Washington to Chicago, which can be as quick as 2h 00m onboard United Airlines. You can also get a train from Washington to Chicago, or a bus from Washington to Chicago which can take you longer to arrive at your destination.

  • Is flying the cheapest way to get from Washington to Chicago?

    The cheapest way is to get a flight from Washington to Chicago, which can be as cheap as $60. A train from Washington to Chicago is more expensive than a flight, with prices starting at $138. A bus from Washington to Chicago is also an option, with an average price of $137.


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