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Chicago to Champaign Flights

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Selected fares from Chicago to Champaign

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI CMI Thu, Apr 24 - Sun, May 4 $691
CHI CMI Thu, Apr 24 - Sun, May 4 $691

Chicago and Champaign airports and terminals

Airports in Chicago IL, US
map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from ORD to CMI

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, US Airways
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Airports in Champaign IL, US
map of airports in Champaign
  • 1

    Willard University (CMI)

    Distance from City Center: 5.5 miles

    Carriers for flights from CHI to CMI

    Carriers
    American Airlines, US Airways
  • 2

    Bloomington-Normal Airport (BMI)

    Distance from City Center: 43.4 miles

  • 3

    Capital (SPI)

    Distance from City Center: 77.9 miles

  • 4

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 130.3 miles

  • 5

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 118.6 miles

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Cheap flights from Chicago to Champaign

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Champaign Airport Hotels

Hotel only $94

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Champaign

3 stars
3.9 / 5 28 reviews

101 Trade Center Drive Map

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Red Roof Inn Champaign

2 stars
2.8 / 5 51 reviews

212 West Anthony Dr Map

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The Red Roof Inn Champaign is located off I-74 at Exit 182. We are within walking distance of several restaurants, such as Alexanders Steak House, Olive Garden, Bob Evans, Panera Bread, and... More

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Wingate by Wyndham Champaign

3 stars
4.0 / 5 63 reviews

516 W. Marketview Drive Map

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Conveniently located off Interstate 74, this Wingate by Wyndham Champaign is near the University of Illinois, museums, shopping, and many local restaurants. Ideal for both work and play, this... More

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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Champaign North, IL

2 stars
3.9 / 5 39 reviews

602 West Marketview Drive Map

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Located only 10 minutes from the University of Illinois. This hotel is 100% smoke free in all guest rooms and public areas. Smoking allowed in designated areas only. Smoking in non-smoking rooms... More

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Holiday Inn CHAMPAIGN/URBANA

3 stars
3.4 / 5 15 reviews

1001 KILLARNEY STREET Map

...Top local destinations are minutes away, Willard Airport (CMI) is within nine miles, and Amtrak is five miles from the hotel's facility.... More

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NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics. The newly renovated La Quinta Inn Champaign is just a few miles... More

May

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Chicago to Champaign

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, May 18 Chicago (ORD) Champaign (CMI) American Airlines $284
Earn $2.84
Return Fri, May 23 Champaign (CMI) Chicago (ORD) American Airlines
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Flights to Champaign

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

University of Illinois Willard Airport

Save on flights to Champaign, Illinois with Orbitz.com. If you are flying into Champaign, you will land at University of Illinois Willard Airport, which uses the international designator CMI. Owned and operated by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, this airport serves American Eagle airlines with daily flights from Chicago and Dallas/Ft. Worth. The airport is located on Airport Road, Savoy, six miles south of Champaign.

Transportation into Town

The local MTD Airport Bus provides travelers with a quick and convenient way to get into town. As an alternative, taxis are available to take you anywhere you want to go in the Champaign area. If you prefer to rent a car, Avis, Budget, Hertz, and National rental car companies all have facilities in the airport terminal. You may be able to book a car rental through Orbitz.com at the same time you book your flight.

Weather in Champaign, Illinois

Champaign experiences hot summer temperatures, with average highs in the mid 80s and lows in the 60s. Winter temperatures hover around the freezing point, with highs in the 30s and lows in the high teens and low 20s. The transition seasons of spring and fall are typically pleasant, and visitors on a budget may be able to find deals during the spring and autumn months. The highest rainfall generally occurs in May.

Champaign Attraction Information

History buffs may enjoy visiting the Early American Museum, while nature lovers should make time to see the Mabery Gelvin Botanical Gardens. Kid-friendly attractions include the Orpheum Children's Science Museum and Prairie Farm, where little visitors can feed farm animals. Whatever type of vacation you are looking for, Orbitz.com has you covered with cheap flights to Champaign and beyond.

Interesting facts about flights from Chicago to Champaign

    • 6 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Champaign today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 0h 46m.
    • American Airlines flight 2939 (1:35 PM GMT, Embraer RJ145) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Champaign.
    • American Airlines flight 2762 (3:40 PM GMT, Embraer RJ145) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Champaign.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Champaign (American Airlines flight 2729, Embraer RJ140) takes 0h 45m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Champaign (American Airlines flight 2939, Embraer RJ145) takes 0h 50m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington-Normal Airport (BMI), Capital (SPI), Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD), Willard University (CMI) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Chicago and Champaign

Equipment Carrier
Embraer RJ145 American Airlines, US Airways
Embraer RJ140 American Airlines, US Airways

Flight schedule for flights from Chicago to Champaign on Tue, Apr 22, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines AA3279 ORD 9:55 AM CMI 10:45 AM ER4 0hr 50min
American Airlines AA2981 ORD 1:00 PM CMI 1:50 PM ER4 0hr 50min
American Airlines AA2975 ORD 4:10 PM CMI 5:00 PM ER4 0hr 50min
American Airlines AA2939 ORD 6:15 PM CMI 7:05 PM ER4 0hr 50min
American Airlines AA2759 ORD 7:10 PM CMI 7:55 PM ER4 0hr 45min
American Airlines AA2762 ORD 8:55 PM CMI 9:45 PM ER4 0hr 50min