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Chicago to Fort Lauderdale Flights

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Selected fares from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI FLL Sat, Sep 20 - Sat, Sep 27 $245
CHI FLL Fri, Sep 26 - Wed, Oct 1 $263
CHI FLL Sat, Aug 30 - Wed, Sep 3 $275
CHI FLL Tue, Sep 23 - Sat, Sep 27 $278
CHI FLL Wed, Oct 1 - Tue, Oct 7 $284
CHI FLL Sat, Oct 4 - Tue, Oct 7 $286
CHI FLL Sat, Jan 10 - Fri, Jan 23 $287
CHI FLL Tue, Nov 25 - Wed, Dec 3 $306
CHI FLL Fri, Dec 5 - Wed, Dec 10 $565
CHI FLL Thu, Apr 2 - Sun, Apr 12 $597
CHI FLL Tue, Dec 2 - Sun, Dec 7 $851
CHI FLL Sun, Mar 22 - Sun, Mar 29 $1,631
CHI FLL Sat, Apr 4 - Sun, Apr 12 $2,066
CHI FLL Sun, Mar 22 - Sun, Mar 29 $2,089
CHI FLL Tue, Dec 2 - Sun, Dec 7 $2,163
CHI FLL Fri, Mar 20 - Sat, Apr 4 $6,672

Chicago and Fort Lauderdale airports and terminals

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

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

    Carriers for flights from MDW to FLL

    Carriers
    AirTran Airways
  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from ORD to FLL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 United Airlines
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, US Airways
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Airports in Fort Lauderdale FL, US
map of airports in Fort Lauderdale
  • 1

    Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (FLL)

    Distance from City Center: 5.2 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CHI to FLL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 AirTran Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, US Airways
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Cheap flights from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Fort Lauderdale Airport Hotels

Hotel only $89

Holiday Inn Express & Suites FORT LAUDERDALE AIRPORT SOUTH

3 stars
3.0 / 5 6 reviews

205 N. Federal Hwy. Map

...Just 1.5 miles to the beaches of Dania Beach and minutes from the Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood Int'l Airport (FLL), our hotel is the perfect choice if you're coming to soak up the sun, do... More

Hotel only $81

Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port Hotel

4 stars
3.6 / 5 115 reviews

1825 Griffin Road Map

Save 40% on your stay

...Active guests will be satisfied at the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port Hotel, but those who are simply staying a couple of nights before boarding a plane can find relaxation in... More

Hotel only $76

Americas Best Inns-Ft Lauderdale

2 stars
3.1 / 5 25 reviews

3001 S.E 6TH Avenue Map

...3 miles from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport and just 0.... More

Hotel only $84

Courtyard by Marriott Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port

3 stars
4.1 / 5 107 reviews

400 Map

Rate includes breakfast

...When looking for Fort Lauderdale Airport hotels for a cruise or flight layover, the renovated Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port, with reinvented lobby and spacious guest rooms, is... More

Hotel only $89

Your cruise headquarters Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott on Griffin Road, is just minutes away from Port Everglades and Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL).... More

Hotel only $109

...We offer a complimentary shuttle service to and from Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.... More

September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 4 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $250
Earn $2.50
Return Sat, Sep 6 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 3 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $245
Earn $2.45
Return Wed, Oct 8 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Sep 6 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $245
Earn $2.45
Return Sat, Sep 13 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 25 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $255
Earn $2.55
Return Mon, Oct 27 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 7 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $245
Earn $2.45
Return Tue, Oct 21 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 18 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $255
Earn $2.55
Return Sat, Oct 25 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Nov 1 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $255
Earn $2.55
Return Mon, Nov 3 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Nov 4 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $245
Earn $2.45
Return Wed, Nov 12 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in November from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Nov 1 Chicago (ORD) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Spirit Airlines $255
Earn $2.55
Return Sat, Nov 8 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines
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Traveling from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

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.

Fort Lauderdale Airport Information

Use Orbitz.com to purchase your air ticket for cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale or its neighboring airports. The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (100 Aviation Boulevard) is located roughly six miles from downtown and serves most major airlines. The Miami International Airport is just 27 miles south of Fort Lauderdale, and the Palm Beach International Airport is located 50 miles north.

Ground Transportation in Fort Lauderdale

Most Fort Lauderdale hotels have free shuttle service, and you can also use the Tri-Rail or Broward County public bus system. Most visitors take a cab, use the share-a-ride system or hire a private car service to get to their final destination. If you are going on a cruise, expect to spend anywhere from $12 to $70, depending on the port you need to get to and the transportation option you choose. If you want to be able to get around while you're in the area, use Orbitz.com to find deals from local rental car companies.

Fort Lauderdale Weather

South Florida can get uncomfortably warm in the summer, but Fort Lauderdale's coastal location ensures year-round balmy breezes. Expect temperatures in the 50s and 60s during the winter months or 80s and 90s during the summer. Think twice before booking a trip to the area during hurricane season, which is usually early fall.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Life in Fort Lauderdale usually revolves around the beach. You can charter a boat to go deep-sea fishing, rent a jet ski or go parasailing. Head to Los Olas Boulevard when the sun goes down for some high-end dining, live music and dancing. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com on your next trip to find some cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale.

Interesting facts about flights from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale

    • 1 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 1m.
    • United Airlines flight 1510 (4:50 AM GMT, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale.
    • United Airlines flight 1510 (4:50 AM GMT, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale (United Airlines flight 1510, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) takes 3h 1m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale (United Airlines flight 1510, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) takes 3h 1m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (FLL) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 717 AirTran Airways
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A320 United Airlines