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Fares from $119 One Way, $256 Round Trip from Chicago to Amarillo

Prices starting at $256 for return flights and $119 for one-way flights to Amarillo 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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Flights from Chicago to Amarillo

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.

Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport

Get deals on air tickets and more when you book vacation packages, accommodations and cheap flights to Amarillo, Texas, on Orbitz.com. If you plan to fly into Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, you will need to book a flight on American Eagle, Southwest, or United Airlines, the only three airlines served by this airport. The airport, which is named after the NASA astronaut who died in the Columbia shuttle disaster, is located just two miles from downtown Amarillo.

Heading to Amarillo from the Airport

Getting into Amarillo from Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport is easy. Yellow Cab Amarillo uses a computerized dispatch system to help you quickly and easily arrange a taxi ride to your final destination. If you prefer to drive yourself, you can rent a car from National, Hertz, Avis, or Enterprise rental car companies, all of which have facilities at the airport. Local bus service is also available from the airport to various destinations around Amarillo.

Weather Conditions in Amarillo

Summers in Amarillo, Texas, are hot and dry, with daytime highs averaging in the high 80s and 90s. Nighttime lows sometimes drop into the mid-60s during the summer months. Winter temperatures typically range from the 20s at night to daytime highs in the 50s.

Visiting Amarillo Attractions

Amarillo has plenty of family-friendly attractions, including the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum, Palo Duro Canyon State Park, Don Harrington Discovery Center, and Wonderland Park. Other local attractions include the Amarillo Botanical Gardens and the Amarillo Museum of Art. Plan your trip to Texas using Orbitz.com, and find the best deals on cheap flights to Amarillo, discount lodgings, and more.

Flights from Chicago to Amarillo - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Amarillo?

While you won't be able to fly directly from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Amarillo, TX (AMA-Rick Husband Amarillo Intl.), there are a number of carriers that operate on this route with just one stop. Why not find out if United Airlines or American Airlines have flights that suit your travel plans? If not, look up Air New Zealand.

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Amarillo?

The quickest flight from Chicago to Amarillo is around 3 hours and 29 minutes. Order your favorite wine from the cabin crew, get stuck into your travel journal or get to know your neighbors — you'll have plenty of time on this medium-haul trip.

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

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 Amarillo 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 Amarillo with flexible change policies?

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