Flights from Chicago to Houston

Selected fares from Chicago to Houston

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI HOU Sat, Sep 12 - Sat, Sep 19 $137
CHI HOU Tue, Nov 17 - Thu, Nov 26 $141
CHI HOU Wed, May 6 - Tue, May 12 $178
CHI HOU Sat, May 9 - Mon, May 11 $188
CHI HOU Sat, May 9 - Sun, May 10 $228
CHI HOU Thu, May 28 - Tue, Jun 2 $326
CHI HOU Tue, Sep 15 - Sat, Sep 19 $501

Chicago and Houston 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 HOU

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 United Airlines
    Terminal 2 United Airlines
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, US Airways
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Airports in Houston TX, US

map of airports in Houston
  • 1

    George Bush Airport (IAH)

    Distance from City Center: 17.8 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CHI to IAH

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal A American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal B United Airlines
    Terminal C United Airlines
  • 2

    Hobby Airport (HOU)

    Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles

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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Chicago to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 28 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines $137
Earn $1.37
Return Sat, May 30 Houston (IAH) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Chicago to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, May 6 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines $137
Earn $1.37
Return Wed, May 20 Houston (IAH) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in May from Chicago to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, May 23 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines $137
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Return Sat, May 30 Houston (IAH) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from Chicago to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 4 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines $137
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Return Sat, Jun 6 Houston (IAH) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Chicago to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jun 2 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines $137
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Return Tue, Jun 9 Houston (IAH) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in June from Chicago to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jun 2 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines $137
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from Chicago to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jul 10 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) Delta Air Lines $184
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Leave Wed, Jul 29 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines $162
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Return Tue, Aug 18 Houston (IAH) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in July from Chicago to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jul 21 Chicago (ORD) Houston (IAH) United Airlines $180
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Return Tue, Jul 28 Houston (IAH) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines
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Plan Your Trip from Chicago to Houston

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.

Houston Airport Information

Travel to Houston cheaply with Orbitz.com, which will help you book low-cost flights to Houston, regardless of whether you are using United Airlines, Frontier or Delta. Houston Intercontinental Airport boasts five long runways and is 23 miles from downtown Houston. It is accessible via the Sam Houston Toll Road, 1-45, Highway 59 and the Hardy Toll Road. The J.F. Kennedy Boulevard and Will Clayton Parkway lead to its two entrances. There are five passenger terminals, with terminal E serving continental flights, D serving international flights and C being exclusively for United Airlines.

Transportation Services at Houston Airports

Parking lots, garages and cell-phone lots are available at IAH. Five minutes away from JFK Boulevard is the Consolidated Rental Car facility, which houses car-rental agencies sharing a common bus system. In addition to low-cost flights to Houston, Orbitz.com will help you organize cheap transport services via taxi, limo, shuttles, courtesy vans or METRO transportation. You can get to downtown Houston in 30 minutes.

Houston Weather Information

Make your travel arrangements with Orbitz.com between April and November. This is peak season, during which you will find a myriad of attractions, although fall sometimes brings hurricanes. For cheap vacations, book flights to Houston from December to February.

Houston's Major Attractions

Houston Galleria, Bayou Place, Johnson Space Center and the Houston Zoo are among the most popular places in Houston. There are many seasonal attractions during the period between April and November, such as the Kemah Rock the Dock concerts and the Miller Outdoor Theater performances. The cheapest time to visit is between the winter months of December and February. Orbitz.com has numerous cheap deals for flights to Houston.

Interesting facts about flights from Chicago to Houston

    • 11 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Houston today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 48m.
    • United Airlines flight 1441 (5:15 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Houston.
    • United Airlines flight 589 (8:50 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Houston.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Houston (Spirit Airlines flight 595, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 2h 40m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Houston (American Airlines flight 4371, Embraer 175) takes 2h 58m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) to George Bush Airport (IAH), Hobby Airport (HOU) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Chicago to Houston on Tue, Apr 28, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
US Airways US4383 ORD 7:09 AM IAH 9:58 AM E75 2hr 49min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL1094/DL55 ORD 5:35 AM IAH 10:33 AM M90/M88 4hr 58min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA2301/AA1489 ORD 5:00 AM IAH 10:39 AM M80/M80 5hr 39min
American Airlines/US Airways AA2301/US1489 ORD 5:00 AM IAH 10:39 AM M80/M80 5hr 39min
US Airways/American Airlines US2301/AA1489 ORD 5:00 AM IAH 10:39 AM M80/M80 5hr 39min
US Airways/US Airways US2301/US1489 ORD 5:00 AM IAH 10:39 AM M80/M80 5hr 39min
US Airways/American Airlines US2305/AA1489 ORD 6:02 AM IAH 10:39 AM M80/M80 4hr 37min
US Airways/US Airways US2305/US1489 ORD 6:02 AM IAH 10:39 AM M80/M80 4hr 37min
American Airlines/US Airways AA1853/US1978 ORD 5:55 AM IAH 11:15 AM 321/319 5hr 20min
US Airways/US Airways US1853/US1978 ORD 5:55 AM IAH 11:15 AM 321/319 5hr 20min
American Airlines/United Airlines AA3378/UA4295 ORD 7:10 AM IAH 11:50 AM CR7/ERJ 4hr 40min
US Airways/United Airlines US3378/UA4295 ORD 7:10 AM IAH 11:50 AM CR7/ERJ 4hr 40min
US Airways/United Airlines US2948/UA4525 ORD 7:23 AM IAH 12:00 PM ER4/ERJ 4hr 37min