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The cheapest times to fly from CHA to ORD are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • August 13th to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CHA to ORD is early November. Prices can be as high as $633 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $251 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Chattanooga, TN (CHA) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $257 to $342 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $270. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $365. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $94 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $286 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHA to ORD flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CHA to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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CHA to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHA to ORD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chattanooga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $30 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $275. Return trip prices are from the ORD to CHA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CHA to ORD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 53 minutes may be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from CHA to ORD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from ORD
  • Usually 8.39% less expensive than ORD
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to MKE flights

Destination alternative #2: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from ORD
  • Usually 3.85% less expensive than ORD
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to AZO flights

Destination alternative #3: Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport (MSN) in Madison, WI

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from ORD
  • Usually 2.10% less expensive than ORD
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to MSN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CHA to ORD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Lovell Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 501 miles or 806 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CHA to ORD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHA to ORD flight is about 1 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Chattanooga, TN and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from CHA to ORD.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeCHA
Origination airport nameLovell Field Airport
CityChattanooga, TN
Countrythe United States
Latitude35
Longitude-85.2

Return Airport

Destination codeORD
Destination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States
Latitude42
Longitude-87.9

 

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