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Fares from $158 One Way, $172 Round Trip from Elmira to Chicago

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Elmira, NY Airport Information

The major air service provider for Elmira, NY, is the Elmira Corning Regional Airport. It is located at 276 Sing Sing Rd and is just a short drive to Elmira's downtown. When you are searching for cheap flights from Elmira, check Orbitz.com before you book your travel to receive the best rates available. Air service is provided by several airlines, including Delta, US Airways, and Allegiant. Orbitz.com will compare these rates simultaneously, saving you time and money.

Airport Parking Information

Convenient short-term, long-term, and economy parking lots are available near the airport terminals. The short-term rates are $1.00 an hour with a maximum daily rate of $8.00, long-term parking is $1.00 an hour with a daily maximum rate of $7.00 and a $35.00 weekly rate, and economy parking is $1.00 an hour with a daily rate of $6.50 and a $32.50 weekly rate. The economy lot is unmanned, and therefore payment can only be made through a major credit card when exiting the lot.

Transportation to the Airport

Taxi service and car rental are the available options for getting to the airport. Car rental companies located at the airport include Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, and National. Orbitz.com will compare the rates of these companies, presenting you with the best ones they offer at any given moment. Taxi rates are metered and vary by company and point of pickup.

Airport Restaurant Information

The recently renovated DC2 Restaurant is located at the airport, provides a diverse, rich menu and also includes a bar for passengers in a rush or those waiting for their flight.

Check with Orbitz.com when you are searching for cheap flights from Elmira, and receive the best rates on air and ground transportation.

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.

Flights from Elmira to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Elmira to Chicago?

You'll need to break up the journey from Elmira, NY (ELM-Elmira - Corning Regional) to Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) because there are no direct services on this route. Delta Air Lines, Aeromexico and Virgin Atlantic offer the best alternative — a flight with only one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Elmira to Chicago?

It can take as little as 2 hours and 20 minutes to fly from Elmira, NY (ELM-Elmira - Corning Regional) to Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.). Kick back and enjoy the service, because you'll be stepping off the plane in the blink of an eye.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Chicago?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Chicago have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Chicago with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Chicago without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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