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Fares from $84 One Way, $118 Round Trip from Chicago to Joplin

Prices starting at $118 for return flights and $84 for one-way flights to Joplin were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Joplin from Chicago

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Joplin

Origin Airport IATA CodeCHI
Destination Airport IATA CodeXNA
Distance521 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, JAL, Alaska Airlines, Lufthansa, United Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival5:29PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:24AM UTC

Finding Flights from Chicago to Joplin

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

Joplin Regional Airport

Orbitz.com knows that many folks appreciate a bargain, which is why they are happy to provide customers with affordable tickets for flights to Joplin, Missouri. Joplin Regional Airport is the city's only airport that offers commercial, military, and cargo transportation. The airport is located directly on the highway, at 7331 North Highway 43, about five miles from Joplin's central business district.

Transportation in Joplin

There are a few different transportation options for Joplin visitors. You can rent a car from Avis, which is located at the airport, or take a taxi. Taking the bus is another option, and coupons for the Metro Area Public Transit System are available from several different locations, including Vantage Point at Northpark Mall.

Joplin's Weather

You'll find a little bit of everything when it comes to the weather in Joplin. Snow is common in the winter, while summer often brings sunshine, rain, and triple-digit temperatures. July is the hottest month, with an average high of 91 degrees Fahrenheit, so make sure to stay hydrated and dress appropriately if you visit during this time. January is the coldest month and has an average temperature of 35 degrees Fahrenheit.

Attractions in the Joplin Area

There's something for everyone in this friendly Midwestern town. Severe tornadoes devastated the town in 2011, but many popular attractions are still intact. Satisfy your sweet tooth with some hand-dipped candy from Candy House Gourmet Chocolates, or take a guided tour at George Washington Carver Park. Pick up a new sculpture or painting for your home from the Jorge Leyva Art Studio, or take a dip in one of the many pools located around the city. Orbitz.com can help you book cheap flights to Joplin and find attractions that your whole family will enjoy.

Flights from Chicago to Joplin - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Joplin?

You can fly direct from Chicago to Joplin with American Airlines. It's the only carrier with nonstop services from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Joplin, MO (JLN-Joplin Regional).

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Joplin?

If conditions are good and everything goes to plan, you could be landing at Joplin, MO (JLN-Joplin Regional) from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) in only 1 hour and 45 minutes. With such a brief flight time, consider taking just hand luggage.

What airlines fly from Chicago (and vicinity) to Joplin (and vicinity) most frequently?

American Airlines offers the most flights along this route. This top-rated carrier operates 23 flights from Chicago (and vicinity) to Joplin (and vicinity) every month.

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

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 Joplin 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 Joplin with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Joplin 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.

^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.