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Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago from $34

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Easily compare round-trip flights from Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. to Chicago by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Jun 4
BWI9:36 pmBaltimore/Washington
11h 45m
1 stop
ORD8:21 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 11
ORD8:50 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 05m
1 stop
BWI7:55 amBaltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
Jun 5
BWI10:35 amBaltimore/Washington
7h 09m
1 stop
ORD4:44 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 11
ORD8:50 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 05m
1 stop
BWI7:55 amBaltimore/Washington
Frontier
Jun 7
BWI7:09 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 58m
MDW8:07 pmChicago Midway
Jun 8
MDW3:14 pmChicago Midway
1h 48m
BWI6:02 pmBaltimore/Washington
United Airlines
Jul 2
BWI6:30 amBaltimore/Washington
2h 11m
ORD7:41 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Jul 5
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 54m
BWI9:54 amBaltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Jun 5
BWI6:45 amBaltimore/Washington
11h 55m
1 stop
ORD5:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 11
ORD8:50 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 05m
1 stop
BWI7:55 amBaltimore/Washington
American Airlines
Jul 1
DCA6:13 pmWashington, D.C. Reagan-National
2h 14m
ORD7:27 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Jul 2
ORD3:21 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 49m
DCA6:10 pmWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines, Frontier and Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Jun 4
BWI9:36 pmBaltimore/Washington
11h 45m
1 stop
ORD8:21 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Aug 21
BWI7:09 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 59m
MDW8:08 pmChicago Midway
American Airlines
Jul 4
BWI7:00 amBaltimore/Washington
2h 16m
ORD8:16 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Search last-minute flights to Chicago from Washington, D.C.

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from Washington, D.C. to Chicago
Multiple Airlines
Jun 1
BWI3:33 pmBaltimore/Washington
10h 25m
1 stop
ORD12:58 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 4
ORD6:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
12h 55m
1 stop
BWI8:35 amBaltimore/Washington
Frontier
Jun 1
BWI3:33 pmBaltimore/Washington
10h 25m
1 stop
ORD12:58 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 4
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 05m
1 stop
BWI6:05 pmBaltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
May 30
BWI9:32 amBaltimore/Washington
20h 48m
1 stop
ORD5:20 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 4
ORD9:15 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
9h 40m
1 stop
BWI7:55 amBaltimore/Washington
American Airlines
May 30
DCA6:00 amWashington, D.C. Reagan-National
2h 15m
ORD7:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 5
ORD3:21 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 49m
DCA6:10 pmWashington, D.C. Reagan-National
Frontier
May 29
BWI7:16 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 59m
MDW8:15 pmChicago Midway
Jun 12
MDW3:29 pmChicago Midway
1h 48m
BWI6:17 pmBaltimore/Washington
Delta
May 29
DCA10:05 amWashington, D.C. Reagan-National
3h 37m
1 stop
ORD12:42 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 30
ORD7:09 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 48m
1 stop
DCA11:57 amWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

Spirit Airlines flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on Washington, D.C. to Chicago flight tickets
Spirit Airlines
Jun 4
BWI9:36 pmBaltimore/Washington
11h 45m
1 stop
ORD8:21 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 11
ORD8:50 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 05m
1 stop
BWI7:55 amBaltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Jun 5
BWI6:45 amBaltimore/Washington
11h 55m
1 stop
ORD5:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 11
ORD8:50 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 05m
1 stop
BWI7:55 amBaltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Jun 4
BWI8:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
21h 07m
2 stops
ORD4:07 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 11
ORD6:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
12h 55m
1 stop
BWI8:35 amBaltimore/Washington

Frontier flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago

Our best Frontier deals on Washington, D.C. to Chicago flight tickets
Frontier
Jun 7
BWI7:09 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 58m
MDW8:07 pmChicago Midway
Jun 8
MDW3:14 pmChicago Midway
1h 48m
BWI6:02 pmBaltimore/Washington
Frontier
Jun 12
BWI7:09 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 58m
MDW8:07 pmChicago Midway
Jun 15
MDW3:14 pmChicago Midway
1h 48m
BWI6:02 pmBaltimore/Washington
Frontier
May 29
BWI7:16 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 59m
MDW8:15 pmChicago Midway
Jun 5
MDW3:29 pmChicago Midway
1h 48m
BWI6:17 pmBaltimore/Washington

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Washington, D.C. to Chicago

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington, D.C. to Chicago?

April. The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Washington, D.C. is April. Most expensive is June

What is the cheapest day to depart Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. to Chicago?

In the evening. Washington, D.C. to Chicago flights are approximately 9% more expensive in the afternoon than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Chicago from Washington, D.C.?

Spirit Airlines. American Airlines, Delta, and Frontier are the most popular carriers operating from Washington, D.C. to Chicago

What is the cheapest Washington, D.C. to Chicago flight route?

Baltimore/Washington - Chicago Midway. Fly from Baltimore/Washington to Chicago Midway for the best Washington, D.C. - Chicago flight prices

How far in advance should you book Washington, D.C. to Chicago flights?

50 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from Washington, D.C. to Chicago is approximately 50 days to departure

How many flights depart from Washington, D.C. to Chicago on average per day?

As of May 2024, there are 63 flights per week flying from Washington, D.C. to Chicago. The most common time of day flights depart is 5:00AM, with 45% of flights taking off at noon.

How many flights depart from Washington, D.C. to Chicago on average per week?

As of May 2024, 444 flights take off from Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. to Chicago flights?

There are 4 cabin classes available to choose from on Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. to Chicago flights?

No. A direct flight is the cheapest option for a flight between Washington, D.C. to Chicago.

Cheap Washington, D.C. to Chicago (WAS to CHI) flight deals and tips

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Washington, D.C. to Chicago

Best Price Found

$34

Fastest flight time

1h 55m

Direct flights

Tue, Thu, Sat and Sun

Airports in Chicago

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Chicago from Washington, D.C. in the past 72 hours is $34. The best round-trip flight deal from Washington, D.C. to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $79.
The fastest flight from Washington, D.C. to Chicago takes 1h 55m
Direct flights go from Washington, D.C. to Chicago on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The only airline offering direct flights is Frontier.
There are 2 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW)

  • How far is Washington, D.C. to Chicago by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Washington, D.C. to Chicago is 593.1 mi. 1h 55m is a normal flight duration for this route.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago?

    Prices for flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago are refreshed on a daily basis.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from Washington, D.C. to Chicago?

    The minimum age a child must be to fly alone is five but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service will have their own age restrictions, including rules around flight length, timings, and stopovers. We always recommend checking with the individual airline you are booking with to travel from Washington, D.C. to Chicago.

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

    The travel and health documents you'll need for your trip to Chicago may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at Chicago. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Best airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Chicago

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. to Chicago with momondo
Airline
Rating
Free Cancellation
Price
FrontierPriceFrom $57Free CancellationRating
6.2
4,039 reviews
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Spirit AirlinesPriceFrom $68Free CancellationRating
6.4
8,643 reviews
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American AirlinesPriceFrom $153Free CancellationRating
7.3
14,388 reviews
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $156Free CancellationRating
7.4
10,845 reviews
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DeltaPriceFrom $175Free CancellationRating
8.0
10,561 reviews
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  • Southwest Flights From Washington, D.C. to Chicago

    Southwest flies from Washington, D.C. to Chicago around 61 times per week, with 5,997 momondo users rating the airline 8.1/10. The cheapest Southwest deal from Washington, D.C. to Chicago in the last 72 hours was $276 (round-trip), much lower than the average airfare cost of $361 for Southwest flights on this route.

  • United Airlines Flights From Washington, D.C. to Chicago

    The best United Airlines deal for Washington, D.C. to Chicago flight tickets found on momondo in the last 72 hours was $156, round-trip. It should be noted that an average United Airlines flight deal for this route in this time was higher, at $345 round-trip. United Airlines operates 73 flights out of Washington, D.C. into Chicago in an average week, so prices vary by time and availability. 10,845 United Airlines reviews by users on momondo have scored the airline at 7.4/10.


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Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Flights from Washington, D.C. to Chicago with flexible booking policies can be found by using the search form above and then selecting our dedicated flexible booking filter, which will highlight only the flights where this policy is applied.

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