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Tampa to Chicago Flights

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Selected fares from Tampa to Chicago

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
TPA CHI Wed, Nov 5 - Wed, Nov 12 $248
TPA CHI Fri, Sep 19 - Mon, Sep 22 $254
TPA CHI Fri, Sep 19 - Mon, Sep 22 $254
TPA CHI Fri, Sep 5 - Mon, Sep 8 $273
TPA CHI Fri, Sep 5 - Mon, Sep 8 $276
TPA CHI Thu, Sep 4 - Sun, Sep 7 $276
TPA CHI Wed, Aug 27 - Sat, Sep 6 $366
TPA CHI Wed, Sep 17 - Wed, Sep 24 $371
TPA CHI Fri, Sep 5 - Mon, Sep 8 $674
TPA CHI Sat, Nov 8 - Sun, Nov 9 $1,333

Tampa and Chicago airports and terminals

Airports in Tampa FL, US
map of airports in Tampa
  • 1

    Tampa Airport (TPA)

    Distance from City Center: 4.6 miles

    Carriers for flights from TPA to CHI

    Carriers
    AirTran Airways, American 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

    Carriers for flights from TPA to MDW

    Carriers
    AirTran Airways
  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from TPA to ORD

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, US Airways
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Cheap flights from Tampa to Chicago

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Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights

Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Chicago Airport Hotels

Hotel only $139

Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport

4 stars
3.9 / 5 165 reviews

O'Hare International Airport Map

Park & Fly - Includes up to 3 nights valet parking

...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 $137

Holiday Inn Express & Suites CHICAGO-MIDWAY AIRPORT

3 stars
4.1 / 5 68 reviews

6500 SOUTH CICERO AVE Map

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

Hotel only $144

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago/Midway Airport

3 stars
3.6 / 5 22 reviews

6530 S. Cicero Avenue Map

...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 $135

Hampton Inn Chicago-Midway Airport

2 stars
3.8 / 5 30 reviews

6540 S. Cicero Ave. Map

...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 $179

Chicago Marriott Midway

3 stars
3.6 / 5 11 reviews

6520 South Cicero Avenue Map

Rate includes breakfast

...WiFi-equipped guest rooms at our Chicago Midway Airport hotel are recently renovated and offer soundproof windows, 32" flat-screen TVs and room service.... Perfect for business travel and... More

Hotel only $99

Sheraton Chicago O’Hare Airport Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 146 reviews

6501 N. 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

August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 22 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines $248
Earn $2.48
Return Mon, Aug 25 Chicago (ORD) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 15 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines $248
Earn $2.48
Return Wed, Aug 20 Chicago (ORD) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Aug 13 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines $268
Earn $2.68
Return Wed, Aug 20 Chicago (ORD) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 11 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines $254
Earn $2.54
Return Sun, Sep 14 Chicago (ORD) Tampa (TPA) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Sep 16 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines $254
Earn $2.54
Return Wed, Sep 17 Chicago (ORD) Tampa (TPA) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Sep 16 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines $254
Earn $2.54
Return Tue, Sep 23 Chicago (ORD) Tampa (TPA) United Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 31 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines $274
Earn $2.74
Return Sun, Nov 2 Chicago (ORD) Tampa (TPA) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 31 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines $274
Earn $2.74
Return Sun, Nov 2 Chicago (ORD) Tampa (TPA) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Tampa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 1 Tampa (TPA) Chicago (MDW) AirTran Airways $369
Earn $3.69
Return Wed, Oct 8 Chicago (MDW) Tampa (TPA) AirTran Airways
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Cheap Flights from Tampa to Chicago

Flying From Tampa

The commercial airport offering flights from Tampa is the Tampa International Airport. It primarily serves Silver Airways, Southwest Airlines, and North American Airlines. The airport lies six miles west of downtown Tampa. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Tampa International.

Parking at the Airport

Tampa International Airport offers several parking options for your vehicle while you are away. Short-term parking is in a garage located above the terminal at the northern end of the airport. It costs no more than $20 for a 24-hour period. Long-term parking is the cheaper option; it costs $15 for 24 hours. The long-term parking area is adjacent to Airside A. Orbitz.com's flight planner option helps you choose parking options.

Transportation Options for Travelers

Getting to Tampa International Airport is easy by bus or taxi. HART makes regular stops at the east end of the red baggage claim near belt #15. Greyhound, meanwhile, has a terminal on Polk Street in downtown Tampa that has buses that travel to the airport. If you take a taxi, expect to pay at least $15. Orbitz.com may offer special deals for bus tickets, depending on your location.

Eating at the Airport

The landside building at the airport offers a variety of cuisines to refresh you before your flight from Tampa. If you want coffee and breakfast, you can have a latte at the Starbucks, which is open 24 hours per day. Terminal restaurants, including Burger King, are open from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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 Tampa to Chicago

    • 9 direct flights are operating from Tampa to Chicago today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 47m.
    • United Airlines flight 1460 (1:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Tampa to Chicago.
    • American Airlines flight 1679 (12:15 PM GMT, McDonnell Douglas MD-80) is today's latest available flight from Tampa to Chicago.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Tampa to Chicago (American Airlines flight 279, McDonnell Douglas MD-83) takes 2h 45m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Tampa to Chicago (United Airlines flight 651, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 2h 54m.
    • Flights from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Tampa and Chicago

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 717 AirTran Airways
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-800 Passenger American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
McDonnell Douglas MD-80 American Airlines, US Airways
McDonnell Douglas MD-83 American Airlines, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 United Airlines, US Airways