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Seattle to Chicago Flights

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Selected fares from Seattle to Chicago

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SEA CHI Thu, Dec 11 - Mon, Dec 15 $316
SEA CHI Mon, Jan 12 - Wed, Jan 14 $320
SEA CHI Thu, Jan 22 - Thu, Jan 29 $349
SEA CHI Wed, Jan 14 - Wed, Jan 21 $349
SEA CHI Thu, Jan 15 - Wed, Jan 21 $349
SEA CHI Tue, Dec 30 - Thu, Jan 8 $360
SEA CHI Fri, Dec 12 - Wed, Dec 17 $365
SEA CHI Tue, Dec 9 - Tue, Dec 16 $392
SEA CHI Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $413
SEA CHI Mon, Jan 12 - Wed, Jan 14 $2,496

Seattle and Chicago airports and terminals

Airports in Seattle WA, US
map of airports in Seattle
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    SeaTac Airport (SEA)

    Distance from City Center: 10.9 miles

    Carriers for flights from SEA to CHI

    Carriers
    Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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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 SEA to ORD

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal 5 Malaysia Airlines
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Cheap flights from Seattle to Chicago

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Chicago Airport Hotels

Hotel only $79

Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport

4 stars
3.9 / 5 128 reviews

O'Hare International Airport Map

Rate Includes Breakfast

...This O'Hare airport hotel is located in Terminal 2 and is within walking distance to all O'Hare Airport's domestic terminals.... More

Hotel only $120

Holiday Inn Express & Suites CHICAGO-MIDWAY AIRPORT

3 stars
4.1 / 5 43 reviews

6500 South Cicero Avenue Map

Exceptional Hotel Near Chicago Midway Airport Searching for hotels near the best sights in downtown Chicago?... More

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Hilton Garden Inn Chicago/Midway Airport

3 stars
3.7 / 5 15 reviews

6530 S. Cicero Avenue Map

Complimentary wired and Wi-Fi Internet Access

...Advance Purchase Rate online!The Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Midway Airport in Chicago is located on the Midway Hotel Center campus just two blocks south of the Chicago Midway Airport and the... More

Hotel only $118

Hampton Inn Chicago-Midway Airport

2 stars
3.8 / 5 17 reviews

6540 S. Cicero Ave. Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

...And no matter what time your flight got in or is going out, we're here to pick you up or drop you off.... land here and let your vacation take off...welcome to the Hampton Inn Chicago-Midway... More

Hotel only $159

Chicago Marriott Midway

3 stars
3.7 / 5 7 reviews

6520 South Cicero Avenue Map

Rate includes breakfast

Perfect for business travel and weekend getaways, the renovated Marriott Chicago Midway is just two blocks from MDW airport and offers a free 24-hr shuttle.... More

Hotel only $87

Sheraton Chicago O'Hare Airport Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 115 reviews

6501 North Mannheim Road Map

Save 15% on your stay, Breakfast Included

...Complimentary shuttle service to and from O'Hare Airport is available 24 hours a day.... Our all-suite hotel is conveniently located minutes from O'Hare International Airport, Donald E. Stephens... More

December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 11 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (MDW) Sun Country Airlines $316
Earn $3.16
Return Mon, Dec 15 Chicago (MDW) Seattle (SEA) Sun Country Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 11 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (MDW) Sun Country Airlines $316
Earn $3.16
Return Mon, Dec 15 Chicago (MDW) Seattle (SEA) Sun Country Airlines

Best one-week trip in December from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 5 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines $384
Earn $3.84
Return Fri, Dec 12 Chicago (MDW) Seattle (SEA) Frontier Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 8 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (ORD) Frontier Airlines $330
Earn $3.30
Return Mon, Jan 12 Chicago (ORD) Seattle (SEA) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Jan 12 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (ORD) Frontier Airlines $320
Earn $3.20
Return Wed, Jan 14 Chicago (ORD) Seattle (SEA) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 14 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (ORD) Frontier Airlines $326
Earn $3.26
Return Wed, Jan 21 Chicago (ORD) Seattle (SEA) Frontier Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 7 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (ORD) Frontier Airlines $358
Earn $3.58
Return Mon, Feb 9 Chicago (ORD) Seattle (SEA) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Feb 11 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (ORD) Frontier Airlines $334
Earn $3.34
Return Wed, Feb 18 Chicago (ORD) Seattle (SEA) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in February from Seattle to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Feb 11 Seattle (SEA) Chicago (ORD) Frontier Airlines $334
Earn $3.34
Return Wed, Feb 18 Chicago (ORD) Seattle (SEA) Frontier Airlines
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Book Your Flight from Seattle to Chicago

Seattle Airport

While Seattle is home to several airports, the only one that handles commercial flights is the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Also known as Sea-Tac, this airport is responsible for all incoming flights, along with flights from Seattle. Alaska Airlines, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and US Airways are a few airlines that operate out of this airport. Located in SeaTac, Washington, the airport sits along the intersection of three state routes: 99, 518, and 509. Though the airport has three terminals, only the Concourse Terminal and North Satellite Terminal handle domestic flights. The South Satellite Terminal specializes in international flights. It's just a short drive from the airport to downtown.

Transportation

When you need to reach your hotel quickly, head for the public transportation system, which consists of Sound Transit and Metro Transit. The buses and light rails only cost a few dollars, and you can visit the sales counter at any station to purchase tickets for your trip. The light rail system drops passengers directly at some of the top hotels in the downtown area. Seattle uses a grid system for its roads, which makes finding your hotel easy if you drive. You can use the Orbitz.com sign to look for rental cars from the airport.

Weather

If you visit during the spring, winter, or fall, you need a warm coat and an umbrella. Though the city does not get snow, it does get a high amount of rain during these seasons, and temperatures that can drop below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The summer is much warmer, with temperatures in the high 70s and less rainfall.

Popular Attractions

Seattle is home to dozens of cultural activities and attractions, including the Seattle International Film Festival, the Henry Art Galley, the Woodland Park Zoo, and the Seattle Underground Tour, which takes you through older parts of the city. When you look for flights from Seattle on Orbitz.com, take a few minutes to look for other low-cost attractions in the city.

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.

Interesting facts about flights from Seattle to Chicago

    • 14 direct flights are operating from Seattle to Chicago today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 55m.
    • United Airlines flight 1535 (12:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Seattle to Chicago.
    • Alaska Airlines flight 26 (12:15 PM GMT, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Seattle to Chicago.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Seattle to Chicago (Alaska Airlines flight 26, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 3h 41m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Seattle to Chicago (United Airlines flight 1136, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 4h 3m.
    • Flights from SeaTac Airport (SEA) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.