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Airfares from $48 One Way, $82 Round Trip from Chicago to Gainesville

Prices starting at $82 for return flights and $48 for one-way flights to Gainesville 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 Gainesville from Chicago

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Gainesville

Origin Airport IATA CodeCHI
Destination Airport IATA CodeJAX
Distance1006 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Qatar Airways, JAL, Air Canada, Copa Airlines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, SAS, ANA, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival1:48PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:14AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 3, 2020

Stuwart s were helpful

Nov 25, 2019

Free water and soda .Good lawd. Stop nickle and diming people to death and make all inclusive . It looks tacky.

Jan 28, 2019

Your planes and staff are phenomenal !!

Sep 16, 2018

On time and friendly staff

Sep 13, 2018

The flight was delayed by an hour.

Apr 17, 2018

Ext trip I will watch out for economy flight which restricted luggage, etc and will avoid flying on that aircraft. Even T window seat there was no room to move

Jan 19, 2018

Slight delay at connection in Chicago, but was to my advantage since gates were a very long ways apart. ( different terminals also )

Find Cheap Flights from Chicago to Gainesville

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.

Airport in Gainesville, Florida

Flights to Gainesville, Florida, are easy to come by when using Orbitz.com. The site helps travelers find the cheapest domestic and international flights and book hotels or car rentals, so everything is ready as soon as you land. Gainesville Regional Airport is the primary airport serving this location. Several major airlines fly in and out frequently. These include American Airlines, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and US Airways.

Transportation From Gainesville Regional Airport

There are several modes of transportation travelers can choose from when leaving the airport. Taxi and limo services are available, as well as public bus transportation. Travelers can also use Orbitz.com to find discount car rentals from one of several main providers. Avis, Enterprise, and Hertz are just a few of the rental car companies available.

Weather in Gainesville

The average temperature for Gainesville annually is 68 °F. Generally, the temperature never reaches freezing levels, and tourists can be found in the city May through October for the warm temperatures and wide array of activities.

Activities in Gainesville

Although not located on the ocean, there is still plenty to enjoy in Gainesville for vacationers and visitors. Golf courses abound, including the luxurious Haile Plantation Golf and Country Club. For families or those looking for a bit more culture, there is the Florida Museum of Natural History and the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens. The city is also just a couple of hours from many of Florida's major cities, including Orlando and Jacksonville, so many vacationers get flights to Gainesville through Orbitz.com and make the drive to popular destinations from there.

Flights from Chicago to Gainesville - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Gainesville?

Get set to hit the "book" button because there are 25 airlines that fly direct from O'Hare Airport to Orlando Intl. Airport (MCO). Take to the skies in comfort on board one of these quality carriers:

  • American Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines
  • United Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Gainesville?

The journey from Chicago to Gainesville can be as quick as 2 hours and 30 minutes. With an easy flight time like this, why not organize an impromptu getaway?

What airlines fly from Chicago to Gainesville most frequently?

These airlines operate the most flights from Chicago to Gainesville. Cruise in comfort with one of these leading carriers: Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 243 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 243 flights every month Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 243 flights every month Southwest Airlines - (WN) with 243 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 243 flights every month Southwest Airlines - (WN) with 243 flights every month

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

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 Gainesville 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 Gainesville with flexible change policies?

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

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

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.