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Fares from $39 One Way, $77 Round Trip from Chicago to Lincoln

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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Lincoln

Origin Airport IATA CodeCHI
Destination Airport IATA CodeOMA
Distance415 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, SAS, ANA, Lufthansa, Air New Zealand, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:42PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:46AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 1, 2020

Small plain but out flight attendant was very accommodating

Feb 3, 2020

wish i could pay for better seats

Jun 14, 2019

Flight was on time lay over time was less then scheduled witch was great. Gates where very close to each other. Great airline

Dec 24, 2018

So much better than basic economy!

May 1, 2018

I dislike the basic economy fare restrictions. I will avoid United when at all possible.

Apr 15, 2018

Very smooth flight and all staff were very nice and approachable

Apr 4, 2018

Other than delay leaving Cleveland my trip was fine

Mar 29, 2018

I wish I could remember our flight attendant’s name, it was unusual...she was so helpful and friendly, helped with my flying anxiety big time!

Feb 24, 2018

Good butter

Feb 18, 2018

Wasn't happy my flight from Orlando to Chicago Stewart and Stewart very rude that you know you are second-class

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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.

Lincoln Airport Information

Lincoln Airport is the primary airport serving Nebraska's greater Lincoln area. It is located less than seven miles northwest of the city center, with easy access via West Cornhusker Highway or I-80 to I-180. Use Orbitz.com when searching for cheap flights to Lincoln, and you will have access to all of the major air passenger carriers that service the airport.

Ground Transportation in Lincoln

There is little in the way of public transportation in the Lincoln area, but there are other transportation options that will take you to your final destination. DashAbout Shuttle and Eppley Express offer private and shared shuttle service for a reasonable price. Capital Cab, OMALiNK and Yellow Cab companies all provide taxi service from the airport to downtown Lincoln. Expect to pay a $2.75 fee plus an additional $2.75 per mile. Book your low-cost tickets on Orbitz.com, and you can also look for a rental car or sales on hotels that offer free shuttle service to take care of all of your transportation needs.

Lincoln Area Weather Information

When it comes to the weather, Lincoln is a study in extremes. Summers are extremely hot, with temperatures in the low 90s, and winters are harsh. During December, January and February, expect temperatures as low as 14 degrees Fahrenheit, and more than two feet of snow. If you plan to travel to Lincoln during the cold winter months, be sure to bring a warm coat, snow boots and full winter gear.

What to Do in Lincoln

Whether you are into museums or prefer the outdoors, Lincoln has enough things to see and do to keep you busy for a while. Visit one of the area wineries, pick some berries at Roca Berry Farm, learn some history at the Thomas P. Kennard House or simply spend your time golfing, hiking, fishing or horseback riding. No matter what you choose to do, remember to use Orbitz.com to book cheap flights to Lincoln the next time you plan to visit.

Flights from Chicago to Lincoln - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Lincoln?

United Airlines flies direct from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Lincoln, NE (LNK), which means you won't have to stress about switching planes or missing your connecting flight on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Lincoln?

It can zip by in as little as 1 hour and 30 minutes. If you're a firm believer that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the trip from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Lincoln, NE (LNK).

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

If you're looking for the airline with the most flights from Chicago (and vicinity) to Lincoln (and vicinity), United Airlines is the top pick. This popular carrier operates 118 flights along this route per month.

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

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 Lincoln 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 Lincoln with flexible change policies?

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