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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Newark

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code NYC
Distance 737 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, KLM, Air Europa, Air France, Emirates, China Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Aerolineas Argentinas, Alaska Airlines, JetBlue Airways, LATAM Airlines, Finnair, Royal Jordanian, Hawaiian Airlines, Alitalia, Korean Air, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 2:15PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:56AM UTC

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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.

Newark Liberty International Airport

Newark Liberty International Airport was the first major airport in the United States. It is also the busiest airport in the New Jersey area. Finding flights to Newark is simple when you use Orbitz.com. The site searches many different airlines at once to find discount rates for budget travelers. The airport is located just three miles from downtown Newark on Brewster Road. Over 30 domestic and international airlines operate out of the Newark Liberty Airport, including American, Delta, JetBlue, SAS and Virgin Atlantic. Orbitz.com offers bookings on most of these airlines.

Transportation From the Airport

This airport provides a variety of ground travel options. Car rentals are available through Orbitz.com at discounted rates. Taxi services are available at metered rates, and Amtrak runs throughout the city. There is a flat ticket fee for most locations within Newark. Many hotels also offer free shuttle services to and from the airport. Travel time from the airport to downtown generally takes no more than ten minutes regardless of the method of travel.

Weather in Newark

Newark, New Jersey, has cold winters with lows in the mid-20s and warm, humid summers with highs in the mid-80s. Temperatures can get down below freezing from December to March, and the city experiences several snowfalls throughout winter.

Newark Highlights and Attractions

The city of Newark offers a wide variety of things to do. The Newark Museum is the city's largest museum and is located in the heart of downtown. It features a variety of galleries and exhibits throughout the year. The Prudential Center is host to many music and sporting events. The Branch Brook Park is one of Newark's most beautiful parks. Summer months are the best time to visit Newark when the weather is warm and sunny. Orbitz.com offers discount travel services and flights to Newark for your next trip.

Flights from Chicago to Newark - Frequently Asked Questions

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

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor can help you with queries about travel restrictions and quarantine when taking a flight from Chicago to Newark.

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Newark?

Yes, if you're cruising the skies from Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to LaGuardia Airport (LGA), you'll only have one flight number to remember. There are 3 airlines offering nonstop services to pick from. Some of the best include:

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

It can zip by in as little as 2 hours and 3 minutes. If you're a firm believer that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the flight from Chicago to Newark.

What airlines fly from Chicago to Newark most frequently?

Delta (DL) operates 199 flights each month between ORD to New York, NY Airport (LGA-LaGuardia). Your next exciting adventure is just a few clicks away. Also look into the great fares available with American Airlines (AA). Offering 152 flights each month between Chicago and Newark, they make the journey just as enjoyable as the destination.

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

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 Newark 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 Newark with flexible change policies?

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

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.