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Fares from $51 One Way, $101 Round Trip from Chicago to State College

Prices starting at $101 for return flights and $51 for one-way flights to State College 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 State College - Frequently Asked Questions

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

The terrific news is, there are. United Airlines and American Airlines are two carriers that will fly you straight from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to State College, PA (SCE-University Park).

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to State College?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 38 minutes to jet from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to State College, PA (SCE-University Park). Take a seat and enjoy the journey, because you'll be stepping off the plane in a heartbeat.

What airlines have the most flights from Chicago to State College?

There are a couple of airlines offering the most frequent flights from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to State College, PA (SCE-University Park), including United Airlines (UA). A top pick for many travelers, it operates 103 flights on this route each month. American Airlines (AA) will also get you to your destination in style and comfort. Offering 51 flights per month between Chicago and State College, it's another quality airline to look into.

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to State College

Origin Airport IATA CodeCHI
Destination Airport IATA CodeAOO
Distance526 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival6:38PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:18AM 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 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

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, 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 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. 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 and schedule entertainment and activities, as well.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on 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.