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Fares from $99 One Way, $184 Round Trip from El Paso to Chicago

Prices starting at $184 for return flights and $99 for one-way flights to Chicago were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Chicago from El Paso

Flights from El Paso to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from El Paso to Chicago?

Get set to pack your suitcase, because there are a couple of airlines that operate direct flights from El Paso, TX Airport (ELP-El Paso Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). You can book a seat with American Airlines and United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from El Paso to Chicago?

From El Paso, the thrilling sights and sounds of Chicago are at least 3 hours and 10 minutes away. Lock in your favorite seat, or maybe even one with more legroom, and get to your destination in total comfort.

What airlines fly from El Paso to Chicago most frequently?

There are two airlines offering the most frequent flights from El Paso, TX Airport (ELP-El Paso Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), including American Airlines (AA). The preferred choice of many travelers, it operates 36 flights on this route each month. Alternatively, secure your favorite aisle (or window) seat with United Airlines (UA). You'll have 13 monthly flights between El Paso and Chicago to choose from with this carrier.

Route Information for Flights from El Paso to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeELP
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance1236 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Qatar Airways, Alaska Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival10:18PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:18PM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 17, 2020

I need wheelchair and the staff help me a lot. Thank you ,God bless you.

Jul 11, 2019

We had to pay for luggage even though we are advantage members

Jun 5, 2019

Happy to be home safely

Nov 6, 2018

Keep the low price as economy so we can have a carry on bag. Thanks 😊

Aug 6, 2018

Did nothing t like the fact that I had to pay for carry on bag.

Jul 25, 2018

The flight attendant on the flight was amazing. You should have her work on United flights. She could show several of your not so hot flight attendants a few things. United Express flights are often much more enjoyable than United flights. The seats are more comfortable as well.

Jun 17, 2018

Wait time to get boarding passes in El Paso was very long.

Apr 18, 2018

Very good service, friendly staff, very happy thank you

Apr 10, 2018

Staff and pilots were top notch We were late taking off and the pilots put the hammer down and got us there in time for our connection flight

Find Cheap Flights from El Paso to Chicago

El Paso International Airport

Finding flights from El Paso can be a difficult task when you are on a budget. allows travelers to search a variety of airlines all at one time to locate low-fare options. The El Paso International Airport is located approximately six miles east of downtown on Commerce Avenue. Five airlines service the El Paso International Airport, including American Airlines, Delta, Southwest, United, US Airways. Orbitz offers bookings on both international and domestic flights with these airlines.

Parking at the Airport

Shelter parking and long-term parking are available at the El Paso International Airport. Fees are charged by the day, with discounts given to long-term travelers.

Transportation to the Airport can help individuals locate discount car rentals both to and from the airport. Fees depend on the type of car and the number of days the car is rented. Taxi services are available at metered rates and offer travel from anywhere in the city to the airport. Airport and hotel shuttles are available free of charge to customers traveling to the airport, and bus services are available for flat rates.

Restaurants at the El Paso International Airport

Individuals that get to the airport early may enjoy a meal before they board their flights. The El Paso International Airport offers a variety of restaurant options. For breakfast, Starbucks offers a selection of blended coffee and pastries, and Burger King provides a variety of breakfast menu items, including coffee and juice. helps travelers locate the best travel deals on flights to El Paso.

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. 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, 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 and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.

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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.