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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to State College

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code AOO
Distance 526 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 8:46PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:26AM 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.

Airports Near State College, PA

University Park Airport is located in State College at 2535 Fox Hill Road. This airport is serviced by airlines such as Delta, United Express, and US Airways. Use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights to State College, PA.

Transportation From the Airport

Transportation is easy at the University Park Airport. Low-cost buses, taxis, and car rentals are available. Car rental companies such as Alamo and AVIS are available at the airport. AA Transit, Golden Taxi, and Diamond Limousine can pick you up at the airport, as well. Talk to your hotel to find out if hotel shuttle service is available. Orbitz.com can help you set up your transportation and rentals ahead of time.

Weather in State College, PA

State College has relatively mild temperatures. The average low in the month of January is 20 degrees Fahrenheit, while the average high is 34 degrees Fahrenheit. In the summer, the average high is 82 degrees Fahrenheit, while the average low is around 63 degrees.

State College, PA's Major Attractions

Penn State University is located in the area and offers tours. Brookmere Winery & Vineyard Inn is open for wine tastings, and the Arboretum at Penn State has botanical gardens and greenhouses for nature lovers. Find sales on cheap flights to College State on Orbitz.com and schedule entertainment and activities, as well.

Flights from Chicago to State College - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to State College now?

If you're puzzled about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when flying from Chicago to State College, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to State College?

Yes, you'll be delighted to hear that you can fly straight from Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Harrisburg Intl. Airport. Nonstop flights are offered by American Airlines and United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to State College?

Leave those movies on your laptop for the hotel room, because the flight from Chicago to State College can take as little as 2 hours and 32 minutes.

What airlines fly from Chicago to State College most frequently?

The carriers that fly frequently between O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) and MDT include American Airlines (AA). This well-known option operates 91 flights on the route each month. Also consider the great fares available with United Airlines (UA). Offering 86 flights every month between Chicago and State College, they make the journey just as good as the destination.

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

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 State College 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 State College with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to State College 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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