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Mar 10, 2018

Great overall service. Smooth landing. Plane was even early.

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Denver to Chicago · United


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Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Rockford?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor contains everything from in-depth information on travel advice reports to the latest quarantine rules. Make sure you check it out before securing your plane trip to Rockford.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
For detailed info on adjusting flights due to COVID-19, head over to our Customer Service Portal. Also, it’s always a wise move to read through your chosen carrier’s terms and conditions before you make a booking.
What is the best airport to fly to in Rockford?
Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford) is the main arrival point to the city, so your trickiest decision will be the window seat or the aisle seat. The center of Rockford is roughly 5 miles away and where many travelers base themselves.
How much is a flight to Rockford?
The cost for a round-trip flight to Rockford this last week fluctuated between and . If you were flying one-way from (), you could have nabbed prices from as low as .
How to book the cheapest flight to Rockford?
Using Orbitz, you’ll find some of the most impressive flight deals around from a big range of airlines. But if you’re eager to increase your likelihood of nabbing cheap flights to Rockford, here are some pointers to try out:

  • Taking off from or landing at nearby airports can often help you cut costs. Enter your preferred departure and arrival airports. Next, select the ‘Nearby airports’ function below to see what your options are.
  • If you’re flexible with your travel plans, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link. It’ll display the flight deals for the days around your chosen departure. Fares often vary depending on the day of the week.
  • To optimize your results, hit ‘Show options.’ You can search based on airlines, seating class, nonstop flights and refundable flights. You can also select whether you want to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left.
  • Reserve your seat as soon as you’ve figured out your travel dates. While you can get lucky once in a while, tickets rarely get more affordable as your departure date approaches.
  • Make greater savings on your vacation by combining your hotel, flights and car rental into one convenient package deal. Your travel budget will thank you for it.
  • Flying during the busy season can mean pricey airfares. Try to vacation outside of popular dates, such as Thanksgiving, New Year’s Eve and Easter.

How long is a flight to Rockford?
The time you spend in the air will depend on where you’re taking off from, whether that’s the South, the Northern states or someplace else. Listed below are three of the main routes to Rockford and how long they take:

  • Mesa, AZ (AZA-Phoenix - Mesa Gateway) to Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford) - 3 hours and 6 minutes
  • St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.) to Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford) - 2 hours and 38 minutes
  • Orlando, FL (SFB-Orlando Sanford Intl.) to Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford) - 2 hours and 41 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Rockford?
On average, the cheapest time to reserve a plane ticket is January. This is followed by February then August. When searching for a cheap flight to Rockford, it’s always good to be ready to book. Cheap deals appear in an instant and don’t wait around!
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Rockford?
Typically, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays are the cheapest days of the week to book flights to Rockford. If you’re after unbeatable airfares, search across those days and you’re likely to score a great flight deal.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Rockford?
According to Orbitz data from 2020, you ought to kick off your vacation on a Monday to score cheap flights to Rockford. Next most affordable day? Tuesday. Saturday will cost the most. So, leave early in the week if you’d like to score a wallet-friendly fare without paying premium prices.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Rockford?
We won’t keep you in suspense — according to Orbitz data, August is generally the cheapest month to fly. Perfect for those who crave a weekend getaway or just an escape from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the least affordable time to fly is in the middle of summer, with fares at their highest in June.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
Plans change, and your ticket should be able to as well. That’s why Orbitz makes it a cinch to search for airlines with free cancellation and no change fees. Simply enter your travel details and then click on “Filter by flexible change policies.” How’s that for easy?
What do I need for the flight to Rockford?
There’s nothing more exciting than flying off to a cool new place, but it’s smart to be prepared. The following top tips will help get your trip off to a good start:

  • Whether you print it out at home or use an electronic one, you’ll need your boarding pass to walk on to the plane. You’ll also need some kind of government-issued photo identification. If you’re traveling internationally, make sure your passport is valid and you’ve checked visa requirements.
  • Make time fly by even quicker on your short flight by packing the right gear. Think yummy snacks, bottled water and entertainment. If you want your trip to Rockford to go nice and peacefully, toss some noise-canceling headphones in your carry-on bag too.
  • Whatever the temperature is doing outside, plane cabins can get a bit chilly. Take a light jacket on board to keep yourself comfy.

How many direct flights are there to Rockford?
There are roughly 4 flights traveling straight to Rockford each month. Depending on where you’re coming from, you may be able to find a nonstop ticket with Allegiant Air.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Rockford?
There are ways of booking first or business-class airfares to Rockford that won’t burn a hole through your budget. Grab a seat in the pointy end of the plane for less with these practical tips:

  • Be more flexible with your travel dates and hold out for early bird or last-minute sales on first or business-class airfares.
  • Plenty of low-cost airlines offer terrific business or premium-class seating without the pricey fees.
  • Make the most of your airline’s loyalty scheme and use points to upgrade your seat. You can also bid for an upgrade in an online auction.

How to get into Rockford from the airport?
To reach Rockford from Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford), you may prefer to drive. Step off the plane and make your way to one of the many car rental offices, such as Enterprise, Hertz or Budget. When you’ve picked up a Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford) car rental and are ready to start your Rockford city adventure, head 5 miles north. Your other option is to take public transportation or a taxi to travel downtown, then rent a car from there. Rockford car rentals has plenty of snazzy wheels at unbeatable deals.
What is the best time to go to Rockford?
If you’d like to soak up the atmosphere of Rockford in the busy season, are the best months to visit. June 20 heralds the start of summer in the Northern Hemisphere and is an excellent time to go if you relish the open air. At this time, average daily temperatures normally range from 60undefined to 80undefined.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. 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.