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Airfares from $104 One Way, $187 Round Trip from Idaho Falls to Chicago

Prices starting at $187 for return flights and $104 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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Route Information for Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeIDA
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance1159 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Qatar Airways, Lufthansa, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival6:59PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:03AM UTC

Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago

Idaho Falls Regional Airport

When you're looking for flights from Idaho Falls, Idaho, Orbitz.com is the perfect place to start the search. Idaho Falls Regional Airport, formerly Fanning Field, serves Idaho Falls and the communities of southern Montana and western Wyoming. The airport is located approximately three miles from downtown Idaho Falls and offers daily flights on Skywest/Delta, United, and Allegiant Air to a number of destinations. Orbitz.com can help you research low-cost flights on all of these airlines.

Parking at Idaho Falls Regional Airport

Short-term, daily, and long-term economy parking lots are available at the airport. The first 20 minutes are free in the short-term lot, with each additional 20 minute period costing $1.50. The lot has a daily maximum charge of $15.00. Charges in the daily lot are $1.00 for each half hour, $7.00 a day for the first three days, and $9.00 a day thereafter. The long-term economy lot starts at $2.00 per hour, with a $7.00 daily maximum and $42 weekly maximum.

Getting to the Airport

If you've rented a car through Orbitz.com, dropping it off at the airport is easy. Four rental agencies operate inside of the baggage claim, and another two are located within a short shuttle ride's distance of the terminal. There are also several private taxi companies that provide transportation to and from the airport.

Finding a Place to Eat

Once you've arrived at the airport and have checked in, it's easy to get breakfast at Kathryn's Restaurant, which is a full-service option. If you're in a rush, stop by Kathryn's Snak Shack for take-along items and beverages. Kathryn's Lounge exudes a quiet atmosphere that is perfect for sitting with a cup of coffee while awaiting flights from Idaho Falls, ID.

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 Idaho Falls to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago?

Yep, American Airlines flies nonstop from Jackson Hole Airport to O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD), so you'll be touching down and starting your big adventure in next to no time.

What is the shortest flight from Idaho Falls to Chicago?

The shortest flight time from Idaho Falls to Chicago is 3 hours and 58 minutes, which gives you ample time to indulge in a tipple or get carried away with a good book.

What airlines fly from Idaho Falls to Chicago most frequently?

American Airlines has the most flights along this route. This quality air carrier operates 17 flights from Jackson Hole, WY Airport (JAC) to O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) each month.

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 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. 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 August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

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