Cheap Flight Deals From Chicago (CHI) to Hartford (HFD) Starting at $49

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Airfares from $49 One Way, $88 Round Trip from Chicago to Hartford

Prices starting at $88 for return flights and $49 for one-way flights to Hartford 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 Hartford from Chicago

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Hartford

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code HFD
Distance 780 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, JAL, Alaska Airlines, ANA, Air New Zealand, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 3:35PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:39AM UTC

Fly from Chicago to Hartford

If you live in Chicago and would like to get away to the east coast, you can take a short flight and visit beautiful Hartford, Connecticut, a city full of historical and cultural attractions that will suit couples and families alike. You can take the drive to Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD), or save yourself the hassle of storing your vehicle and catch a ride in a local cab or bus. In only about three hours, you can fly from Chicago to Hartford.


To jump right into the culture of Hartford, you can visit The Gallery at Constitution Plaza, an art gallery that features exhibits that support cultural enrichment and understanding of the arts. If you are a history buff, the Museum of Connecticut History has antiques and artifacts that will teach you about the history of this beautiful state, including the only Colt Firearms collection in all of Connecticut. If science and technology are more to your tastes, Hartford is also home to The Connecticut Science Center.

Hints and Tips

The Bradley International Airport (BDL) is Connecticut's busiest airport, so it may be preferable to plan your transportation before you fly from Chicago to Hartford. Although you may want to rent a car when you arrive, Hartford also has CT Transit, which runs buses in and out of the city, as well as many other public transportation options.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Hartford now?
The Covid-19 Travel Advisor will answer all your queries about quarantine and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Chicago to Hartford.
Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Hartford?
There are two airlines that operate direct flights from O’Hare Airport to Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.). Book now with United Airlines or American Airlines.
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Hartford?
It can zip by in as little as 2 hours and 44 minutes. If you believe your vacation hours should be spent ‘vacationing’ instead of flying, you’ll enjoy the flight from Chicago to Hartford.
What airlines fly from Chicago to Hartford most frequently?
The airlines that have the most frequent flights between O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) and Bradley International Airport include United Airlines (UA). This well-known option operates 121 flights on the route every month. American Airlines (AA) also travels from Chicago to Hartford. It’s another reputable choice and offers 112 flights each month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Hartford?
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 Hartford 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 Hartford with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Hartford 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 2021 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. 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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