Cheap flights from Chicago to New York from $39

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Flight information for Chicago to New York
(CHI to NYC)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Chicago to New York
Best Price Found$39The best one-way flight to New York from Chicago in the past 72 hours is $39. The best round-trip flight deal from Chicago to New York found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $83.
Fastest flight time2h 01mThe fastest flight from Chicago to New York takes 2h 01m
Direct flightsMon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat and SunDirect flights go from Chicago to New York on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The only airline offering direct flights is American Airlines.
Airports in New York3 airportsThere are 3 airports near New York: New York LaGuardia (LGA), New York Skyports SPB (NYS), New York John F Kennedy Intl (JFK)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to New York

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 Chicago to New York?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to New York from Chicago is August. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for New York?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Tuesday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to New York?

in the morning

Chicago to New York flights are approximately 12% more expensive at noon than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to New York from Chicago?

Frontier

American Airlines, Frontier, and JetBlue are the most popular carriers operating from Chicago to New York

What is the cheapest Chicago to New York flight route?

Chicago O'Hare Intl - Newark

Fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Newark for the best Chicago - New York flight prices


Easily compare round-trip flights from Chicago to New York

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 Chicago to New York by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Feb 19
ORD12:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
12h 51m
1 stop
EWR1:06 pmNewark
Feb 26
EWR11:58 amNewark
8h 27m
1 stop
ORD8:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Feb 9
ORD12:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 00m
1 stop
EWR1:15 pmNewark
Feb 14
EWR2:29 amNewark
2h 45m
ORD5:14 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
Feb 7
ORD1:24 amChicago O'Hare Intl
9h 50m
1 stop
LGA11:14 amNew York LaGuardia
Feb 8
LGA12:59 pmNew York LaGuardia
7h 21m
1 stop
ORD8:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Feb 12
ORD1:44 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 11m
JFK3:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 14
JFK3:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 46m
ORD6:16 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Feb 10
ORD2:25 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 05m
EWR4:30 amNewark
Feb 13
EWR5:10 amNewark
2h 44m
ORD7:54 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Feb 10
ORD1:06 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 23m
JFK3:29 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 13
JFK3:29 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 59m
ORD6:28 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to New York

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to New York, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines, Frontier and JetBlue
Spirit Airlines
Apr 12
ORD3:55 amChicago O'Hare Intl
6h 39m
1 stop
EWR10:34 amNewark
Multiple Airlines
Mar 8
ORD5:20 amChicago O'Hare Intl
10h 40m
1 stop
LGA4:00 pmNew York LaGuardia
JetBlue
Feb 11
ORD3:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 10m
JFK5:10 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Search last-minute flights to New York from Chicago

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from Chicago to New York
Spirit Airlines
Feb 1
ORD12:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
9h 44m
1 stop
LGA9:59 amNew York LaGuardia
Feb 8
LGA5:55 amNew York LaGuardia
14h 04m
1 stop
ORD7:59 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Feb 2
ORD1:30 amChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 50m
1 stop
EWR3:20 pmNewark
Feb 5
EWR12:30 amNewark
2h 44m
ORD3:14 amChicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Feb 5
ORD7:40 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 15m
EWR9:55 amNewark
Feb 7
EWR8:09 amNewark
2h 38m
ORD10:47 amChicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Feb 5
ORD8:25 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 12m
JFK10:37 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 7
JFK4:45 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 40m
ORD7:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Feb 5
ORD11:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 13m
LGA1:13 pmNew York LaGuardia
Feb 10
LGA7:59 amNew York LaGuardia
2h 44m
ORD10:43 amChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Feb 1
ORD10:30 amChicago O'Hare Intl
21h 30m
1 stop
JFK8:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 8
JFK3:19 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 55m
ORD6:14 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Best airlines flying from Chicago to New York

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Chicago to New York with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Frontier
PriceFrom $53
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.2
6.5

Boarding

5.9

Comfort

7.0

Crew

4.8

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

On the mike they said if you can breathe it means your not wearing your mask properly

1 / 10
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $56
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.3
6.4

Boarding

6.0

Comfort

6.9

Crew

5.0

Entertainment

5.3

Food

Reviews

NOTHING WAS FOOD ABOUT THIS AIRLINES. DO NOT FLY WITH SPIRIT AIRLINES. WORST CUSTOMER SERVICE, ALWAYS TRYING TO RIP YOU OFF,YOU NEED TO PAY EXTRA FOR EVERYTHING.WARNING DONT FLY WITH SPIRIT AIRLINES

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $73
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.0
8.1

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.2

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

7.7

Food

Reviews

Even after posting extra for comfort +, the seats do not recline!

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $73
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.3
7.5

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.0

Entertainment

6.7

Food

Reviews

2 hour delay and then 15 min taxi to the gate just to be told a big pile of snow was blocking the gate.

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $73
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
JetBlue
PriceFrom $94
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.7

Comfort

8.0

Crew

7.3

Entertainment

6.9

Food

Reviews

Smooth trip. No problems no delays and that's great.

1 / 10
Southwest
PriceFrom $263
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.9
8.0

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.5

Entertainment

7.1

Food

Reviews

Snacks could be better

1 / 10

Delta flights from Chicago to New York

Our best Delta deals on Chicago to New York flight tickets
Delta
Feb 10
ORD1:06 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 23m
JFK3:29 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 13
JFK3:29 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 59m
ORD6:28 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Feb 10
ORD1:45 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 15m
1 stop
JFK6:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 13
JFK3:29 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 59m
ORD6:28 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Feb 23
ORD10:28 amChicago O'Hare Intl
7h 13m
1 stop
JFK5:41 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 27
JFK3:29 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 59m
ORD6:28 amChicago O'Hare Intl

JetBlue flights from Chicago to New York

Our best JetBlue deals on Chicago to New York flight tickets
JetBlue
Feb 5
ORD8:25 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 12m
JFK10:37 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 7
JFK4:45 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 40m
ORD7:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Feb 25
ORD6:10 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 12m
JFK8:22 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Mar 1
JFK3:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 51m
ORD6:21 amChicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Feb 25
ORD6:10 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 12m
JFK8:22 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 28
JFK3:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
2h 50m
ORD6:20 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Choose the best way to get from Chicago to New York


  • Are airlines flying from Chicago to New York offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to New York are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: American Airlines, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines.

  • Is flying the cheapest way to get from Chicago to New York?

    Expect a flight to be one of the cheapest options available to you for travel. Currently, a flight has deals available from $83. While they may not be the most cost-effective options currently available a train from Chicago to New York or a bus from Chicago to New York can also be options worth looking into if other factors outside of cost are a higher priority.

  • How far is Chicago to New York by plane?

    There are 710.8 mi between Chicago and New York. Flights usually cover this in 1h 59m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.


Can I fly to New York from Chicago right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New York within the United States

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Can I fly back to Chicago from New York?

Returning to Chicago from New York

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

If you are planning to travel to New York at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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