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$197
Frontier Airlines outward: Mar 10, 2024
4:50a LGA » 7:40a ORD
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (26h50m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Mar 12, 2024
10:30p ORD » 12:35a LGA
Spirit Airlines direct (2h05m)
$244
Frontier Airlines outward: Jun 12, 2024
12:00p LGA » 4:55a MDW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (16h55m)
Frontier Airlines inbound: Jun 15, 2024
12:10p MDW » 4:00a LGA
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (15h50m)
$389
Spirit Airlines outward: May 25, 2024
2:34a LGA » 5:05a ORD
Spirit Airlines direct (2h31m)
Sun Country inbound: May 28, 2024
3:00a ORD » 4:29p JFK
Sun Country 1 stop (13h29m)
$391
Spirit Airlines outward: May 25, 2024
2:34a LGA » 5:05a ORD
Spirit Airlines direct (2h31m)
Sun Country inbound: May 28, 2024
3:00a ORD » 4:29p JFK
Sun Country 1 stop (13h29m)
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outbound: Mar 9, 2024
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return: Mar 12, 2024
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outbound: Mar 9, 2024
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return: Mar 12, 2024
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outbound: Apr 2, 2024
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return: Apr 5, 2024
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Route

Average flight duration: 2h05m (direct flight)

  • Arrival city:
  • Chicago, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)
  • O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
  • Local time:
  • Mar 3, 2024 12:30 PM, GMT-6
  • Weather:
  • min. 50ºF, max. 65ºF
  • Departure city:
  • New York, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • LaGuardia International Airport (LGA)
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
  • Westchester County Airport (HPN)
  • Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP)
  • Local time:
  • Mar 3, 2024 1:30 PM, GMT-5
  • Weather:
  • min. 46ºF, max. 58ºF

Why travel by plane from New York to Chicago?

With around 800 miles between New York and Chicago, a drive from city to city would take approximately 12h 10m. By choosing to fly, travelers can shave around 9h 30m off their travel time, as a flight between the two cities takes just 2h 40m. Passengers will arrive into O'Hare International Airport, from which the CTA Blue Line 'L' train will transport travelers into the city center quickly and efficiently.

What is there to see and do in Chicago?

Bordering Lake Michigan, Chicago is filled with museums, restaurants, attractions and more. One of the largest cities in the US, The Windy City is home to a population of over 2 million. Visit Millennium Park and admire its famous Cloud Gate sculpture (also known as The Bean); catch a baseball game at Wrigley Field; or explore one of the city's many museums such as the Art Institute of Chicago or The Field Museum. Taking a ride up to the top of the 360 Chicago is a must for stunning panoramic views over the city, while a walk along the Chicago Riverwalk allows visitors to admire beautiful architecture and relax in a riverside café.