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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Seattle

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code SEA
Distance 1715 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, LOT - Polish Airlines, Aer Lingus, Austrian, Delta Air Lines, SWISS, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Turkish Airlines, SAS, Royal Jordanian, Iberia, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Lufthansa, Gulf Air, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 4:45PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 5:14AM UTC

Flying from Chicago to Seattle

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.

Seattle Airport Information

On your next trip to the Pacific Northwest, use Orbitz to find low-cost domestic and international flights to Seattle. The primary airport is the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, more commonly known as Sea-Tac, located roughly 15 miles south of downtown Seattle. The Boeing Field-King County International Airport is less than 10 miles south of the city, but flights into this airport are generally more limited and a bit more expensive.

Ground Transportation in Seattle

You will have several public transportation options once you land in Seattle, including Link Light Rail and King County Metro Transit. There are also public taxis, share-a-ride shuttles and private car services ready to bring you to your final destination. Expect to pay a fare of between $35 and $45 from Sea-Tac into downtown Seattle, and roughly half of that from the Boeing Field airport. Use Orbitz.com to plan your trip, and you will be able to either rent a car or choose a hotel that has free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Seattle Weather Information

Seattle has a mild climate, with winter temperatures usually ranging from the mid-30s to the mid-40s and summer temperatures that rarely go above the mid-70s. November and December usually have a fair amount of rainfall, but the rest of the year is fairly dry. Because cool nights occur year round, plan a wardrobe that you can layer to accommodate the fluctuating temperatures.

What to Do in Seattle

Visitors to Seattle have no shortage of things to see and do. Some of the most famous landmarks include the Space Needle, the site of the original Starbucks in Pike Place Market and Bill Gates' house on Lake Washington. There are also plenty of parks, museums, theaters, shops and restaurants in and around the city. Enjoy your stay, and the next time you need discount flights to Seattle, be sure to use Orbitz.com.

Flights from Chicago to Seattle - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Seattle now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor can answer all your queries about current travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when traveling by plane from Chicago to Seattle.

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Seattle?

You can fly directly from O'Hare Airport to Seattle, WA Airport (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), so get set to kiss those annoying flight connections goodbye. Enjoy a stress-free journey with one of the 4 airlines that offer nonstop services. Popular options include:

  • Alaska Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • Delta
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Seattle?

From Chicago, the thrilling sights and sounds of Seattle are at least 4 hours and 20 minutes away. Lock in your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with a little more legroom, and fly to your destination in pure comfort.

What airlines fly from Chicago to Seattle most frequently?

We all have things we look for when it comes to airlines, and you have a good range when traveling from Chicago to Seattle. These leading carriers fly this route most frequently: Alaska Airlines - (AS) with 152 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 108 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 108 flights every month Delta - (DL) with 69 flights every month

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

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 Seattle 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 Seattle with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Seattle 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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Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.