The cheapest times to fly from MDW to NTE are

  • September 24th to April 1st (except the week of December 17th)

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 MDW to NTE is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $2178 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $1319 for Tuesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Nantes

Flying from Chicago, IL (MDW) to Nantes (NTE) will usually cost between $1321 to $2086 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $1449. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $2073. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $623 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1799 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MDW to NTE flight.

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

MDW to NTE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MDW to NTE flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $162 (9%) 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 $1645. Return trip prices are from the NTE to MDW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MDW to NTE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 15 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from MDW to NTE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rennes Saint Jacques Airport (RNS) in Rennes

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from NTE
  • Usually 0.19% less expensive than NTE
  • 2-layover flights available

See MDW to RNS flights


Flight Hacking MDW to NTE

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MDW to NTE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (MDW > BCN > NTE)

  • Price for both tickets: $564
  • Average savings: $1235 (68.67%)

See MDW to BCN flights

Hack #2: Madrid (MDW > MAD > NTE)

  • Price for both tickets: $669
  • Average savings: $1130 (62.8%)

See MDW to MAD flights

Hack #3: London (MDW > LHR > NTE)

  • Price for both tickets: $674
  • Average savings: $1125 (62.52%)

See MDW to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MDW to NTE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, El Al, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nantes Atlantique Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4040 miles or 6502 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MDW to NTE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MDW to NTE flight is about 8 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Nantes?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from MDW to NTE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MDW
Origination airport name Chicago Midway International Airport
City Chicago, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 41.8
Longitude -87.8

Return Airport

Destination code NTE
Destination airport name Nantes Atlantique Airport
City Nantes
Country France
Latitude 47.2
Longitude -1.6


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