Search for flights
Lincoln to Chicago Flights
Lincoln Airport Information
Nebraska's Lincoln Airport serves travelers to and from Lincoln and the surrounding areas. The airport is less than seven miles from downtown Lincoln, with easy access via the West Cornhusker Highway. When you use Orbitz.com to book cheap flights from Lincoln, you will be able to choose from all of the major airlines that service the airport.
Airport Parking in Lincoln
The Lincoln Airport offers two long-term parking lots, a short-term lot and a covered parking garage. All of the parking areas are just a short walk to the terminals. The short-term lot charges $52 per week, while the charge for garage parking is $54 per week. One long-term lot is located at the south end of the airport and the other is on the north side. Both lots charge a maximum of $5 per day or $30 per week. If you fill out a simple form on the airport's website, you will receive a park-for-less coupon good for rates of $3.75 per day or $20 per week at either of the long-term lots.
Ground Transportation in Lincoln
Although Lincoln doesn't have many choices when it comes to public transportation, you do have other options that will get you to the airport on time. The DashAbout Shuttle Company and Eppley Express both offer private or shared shuttle service from the downtown area to the airport. Taxis are also available for a rate of $2.75 plus an additional $2.75 for each mile. If you book your air tickets through Orbitz.com, your savings might be enough to cover the cost of a private car service.
Restaurants in Lincoln
You'll find a spacious food court at the Lincoln Airport, where you can get a quick beverage or a full meal. The food court is open from 5 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. seven days per week. If you are flying out at night and want a quick bite before you board, you will find several coffee shops and fast-food restaurants area on NW 12th or Bond Streets. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to book cheap flights from Lincoln.
Airports in Chicago
Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.
Transportation from the Airport
Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.
Weather in Chicago
Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.
Highlights and Attractions
Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.
Cheap flights from Lincoln to Chicago
Prices are for round-trip flights per adult (taxes and fees included)
Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 48 hours. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.
Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.
Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.
Cheapest weekend flights in June from Lincoln to Chicago
|Leave Fri, Jun 28||Lincoln (LNK)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$245|
|Return Sun, Jun 30||Chicago (ORD)||Lincoln (LNK)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Lincoln to Chicago
|Leave Wed, Jun 19||Lincoln (LNK)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$218|
|Return Sun, Jun 23||Chicago (ORD)||Lincoln (LNK)||United Airlines|
Best one-week trip in June from Lincoln to Chicago
|Leave Thu, Jun 20||Lincoln (LNK)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$333|
|Return Thu, Jun 27||Chicago (ORD)||Lincoln (LNK)||United Airlines|
Cheapest weekend flights in July from Lincoln to Chicago
|Leave Thu, Jul 11||Lincoln (LNK)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$269|
|Return Sun, Jul 14||Chicago (ORD)||Lincoln (LNK)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Lincoln to Chicago
|Leave Wed, Jul 10||Lincoln (LNK)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$224|
|Return Sun, Jul 14||Chicago (ORD)||Lincoln (LNK)||United Airlines|
Cheapest weekend flights in August from Lincoln to Chicago
|Leave Sat, Aug 31||Lincoln (LNK)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$240|
|Return Mon, Sep 2||Chicago (ORD)||Lincoln (LNK)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Lincoln to Chicago
|Leave Mon, Aug 12||Lincoln (LNK)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$230|
|Return Fri, Aug 16||Chicago (ORD)||Lincoln (LNK)||United Airlines|
Airports in Lincoln NE, US
Lincoln Municipal Airport (LNK)
Distance from City Center: 4.1 miles
Carriers for flights from LNK to CHI
CarriersUS Airways, United Airlines
Airports in Chicago IL, US
Midway Airport (MDW)
Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles
O'Hare Airport (ORD)
Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from LNK to ORD
Terminal Carriers Terminal 2 US Airways, United Airlines
More to explore for Lincoln to Chicago
- 8 direct flights are operating from Lincoln to Chicago today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 32m.
- United Airlines flight 6169 (1:09 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's earliest available flight from Lincoln to Chicago.
- United Airlines flight 6087 (1:45 PM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's latest available flight from Lincoln to Chicago.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Lincoln to Chicago (United Airlines flight 5836, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 1h 32m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Lincoln to Chicago (United Airlines flight 6087, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 1h 33m.
- Flights from Lincoln Municipal Airport (LNK) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.
|United Airlines||LNK||CHI||Wed, Jun 19 - Sun, Jun 23||$218|
|Delta Air Lines||LNK||CHI||Sat, Dec 21 - Sun, Dec 29||$248|
|US Airways||LNK||CHI||Mon, Aug 12 - Fri, Aug 16||$258|
|Frontier Airlines||LNK||CHI||Fri, May 31 - Fri, Jun 7||$608|
Daily flight schedule for Fri, May 24, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|United Airlines||UA6169||LNK||6:09 AM||ORD||7:42 AM||ERJ||1hr 33min|
|US Airways||US7360||LNK||6:09 AM||ORD||7:42 AM||ERJ||1hr 33min|
|United Airlines||UA6153||LNK||10:20 AM||ORD||11:53 AM||ERJ||1hr 33min|
|US Airways||US7362||LNK||10:20 AM||ORD||11:53 AM||ERJ||1hr 33min|
|United Airlines||UA5836||LNK||2:52 PM||ORD||4:24 PM||ERJ||1hr 32min|
|US Airways||US7142||LNK||2:52 PM||ORD||4:24 PM||ERJ||1hr 32min|
|United Airlines||UA6087||LNK||6:45 PM||ORD||8:18 PM||ERJ||1hr 33min|
|US Airways||US7686||LNK||6:45 PM||ORD||8:18 PM||ERJ||1hr 33min|