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Fares from $99 One Way, $197 Round Trip from Erie to Chicago

Prices starting at $197 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 Erie

Flights from Erie to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Erie to Chicago?

United Airlines will fly you nonstop from Erie, PA Airport (ERI-Erie Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), so you won't have to stress about tedious stopovers or missing your next flight.

What is the shortest flight from Erie to Chicago?

It can take just 1 hour and 34 minutes to jet from Erie, PA Airport (ERI-Erie Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). Buckle up and enjoy the service, because you'll be touching down before you know it.

What airlines fly from Erie to Chicago most frequently?

If you're looking for the airline with the most flights from Erie to Chicago, United Airlines is your best bet. This popular carrier operates 34 flights on this route each month.

Route Information for Flights from Erie to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeERI
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance396 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesUnited Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival12:15PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:15PM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 14, 2020

United sent my checked back somewhere else- there is a delay in delivering my checked bag.

Aug 6, 2019

Seats not really comfortable but the flight arrived on time and safely. And that what counts

Dec 28, 2018

Lost my luggage otherwise good flight

Oct 18, 2018

No knee room Direct TV not available

Sep 16, 2018

Seats were so small and tightly packed it was painful.

Aug 3, 2018

Surprised plane didn't have plugs or movies but I slept.

Jul 16, 2018

The flight featured a screaming child for 3 out of 4 hours. The parents were pleasant but useless in calming the child down.

Apr 27, 2018

Flight attendants should be greeting passengers as they board the plane, not be staring at their phone screen. (First leg of flight, Erie to Chicago)

Book Your Flight from Erie to Chicago

Erie International Airport

Orbitz.com searches numerous airline options to find you flights from Erie to the destination of your choice. Erie International Airport is located on West 12th Street, approximately seven miles from the center of Erie. Three major airlines service the airport-United, Delta and US Airways. When you use Orbitz.com to search for flights, all of the available options are displayed, making it easy to find good deals and purchase a low-cost air ticket.

Parking and Transportation

The airport has long-term parking available for $11 per day or $66 per week. However, if you're traveling for more than three days, it's cheaper to take a cab to and from the airport. The Erie Yellow Cab company takes passengers from the downtown Erie area to the airport for a flat fee of $17. Buses also run from the downtown area to the airport numerous times per day. If you need your own set of wheels when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car on the Orbitz.com website, or purchase a package to save money.

Dining at the Airport

The ERI Café is a full-service restaurant located adjacent to the main lobby. The restaurant serves full meals, drinks and appetizers. If you just need a quick snack before your flight, there is a vending area across from the information desk. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights from Erie, all of your travel arrangements are taken care of before you get to the airport. This gives you plenty of time to relax and get something to eat before you hop on the plane.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com 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.