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The cheapest times to fly from SYR to MDW are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 13th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

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 SYR to MDW is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $710 for Friday flights during late March, or as low as $134 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.

 

When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Syracuse, NY (SYR) to Chicago, IL (MDW) will usually cost between $225 to $557 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $285. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $252 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $398 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYR to MDW flight.

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

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SYR to MDW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYR to MDW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Syracuse. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $136 (31%) 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 $308. Return trip prices are from the MDW to SYR 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 SYR to MDW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 4 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 SYR to MDW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from MDW
  • Usually 32.58% less expensive than MDW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYR to AZO flights

Destination alternative #2: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from MDW
  • Usually 33.84% less expensive than MDW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYR to GRR flights

Destination alternative #3: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from MDW
  • Usually 24.65% less expensive than MDW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYR to MKE flights

Destination alternative #4: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 15 miles (24 km) away from MDW
  • Usually 22.64% less expensive than MDW
  • Nonstop flights available

See SYR to ORD flights

Destination alternative #5: Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA) in Fort Wayne, IN

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from MDW
  • Usually 26.29% less expensive than MDW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYR to FWA flights

Destination alternative #6: Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport (MSN) in Madison, WI

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from MDW
  • Usually 20.00% less expensive than MDW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYR to MSN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chicago Midway International Airport to Syracuse Hancock International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 600 miles or 966 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYR to MDW flight is about 2 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Syracuse, NY and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from SYR to MDW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code SYR
Origination airport name Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City Syracuse, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -76.1

Return Airport

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

 

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