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Fares from $49 One Way, $97 Round Trip from Nashville to Chicago

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More About Flying To Chicago from Nashville

Flights from Nashville to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Nashville to Chicago?

Yes, if you're heading from Nashville, TN Airport (BNA-Nashville Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), you'll only have one flight number to bear in mind. There are 3 airlines offering nonstop services to select from. Some of the best include:

  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Nashville to Chicago?

If conditions are good and all goes according to plan, you could be stepping off the plane at Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) from Nashville, TN Airport (BNA-Nashville Intl.) in just 1 hour and 50 minutes. With such a quick flight time, contemplate taking just hand luggage.

What airlines fly from Nashville to Chicago most frequently?

There are two airlines offering the most frequent flights from Nashville, TN Airport (BNA-Nashville Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), including American Airlines (AA). Popular with travelers, it operates 140 flights on this route every month. Alternatively, book a seat with United Airlines (UA). You'll have 121 monthly flights between Nashville and Chicago to select from with this airline.

Route Information for Flights from Nashville to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeBNA
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance409 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Qatar Airways, Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Aer Lingus, SAS, ANA, Lufthansa, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Gulf Air, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival12:32PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival9:35PM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 18, 2020

seating issue

Jan 22, 2020

Well done

Dec 31, 2019

Check into Nashville airport & the lady working at the check in kiosk was so helpful and friendly, amazing employee!

Oct 1, 2019

all was fine

Sep 25, 2019

Beautiful day to travel

Sep 25, 2019

Staff a check-in counter was Outstanding!!!! Helped us navigate the check in using credit card with chip. The kiosk does not instruct you to leave card in ready not swipe. Your agent came from behind counter to help. Thank You.

Sep 22, 2019

No. Just a short flight on a regional jet, and it worked well. Also, no hassle in checking my bags through to Yangon.

Aug 6, 2019

Very helpful with getting me on an earlier flight

Aug 4, 2019

Amazing smiles and chill from our flight attendants

Jul 31, 2019

Plane hour late taking offf because of weather but making up time in air

Find Cheap Flights from Nashville to Chicago

Nashville International Airport

Orbitz.com makes finding cheap flights from Nashville convenient and easy. Nashville is served by the Nashville International Airport. The airport is located approximately 10 miles east of the city of Nashville. Domestic and international flights are offered from the Nashville airport via multiple airlines, including American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta Air Lines, SkyWest Airlines, Southwest Airlines, SeaPort Airlines, and US Airways. Discount airline tickets can be conveniently booked through Orbitz.com.

Nashville Airport Parking

Numerous parking options are offered at the Nashville International Airport. The short-term parking lot allows travelers to walk from the lot to the terminal. The first 20 minutes are free, and rates thereafter are available at $3 for up to one hour. Long-term parking is available at rates from $10 to $13. The economy lot is available at a rate of $8 and offers a shuttle every 10 minutes. Valet parking is also available at a rate of $22.

Nashville International Airport Transportation

Travelers using the Nashville International Airport can choose from among a variety of ground transportation options. Taxis are available at the airport with flat rates of $25 to the downtown Nashville area. Business travelers and tourists may also wish to take advantage of economic transportation via the Nashville MTA public transit system. Route 18 serves the airport, as well as the downtown area, at a rate of $1.70. Visitors can also conveniently book discount rental cars through Orbitz.com.

Nashville Airport Restaurants

The Nashville International Airport offers a number of restaurant options for visitors in need of breakfast prior to an early flight or those who simply want to grab lunch or a quick snack. Restaurants located in the airport include Burger King, Freshens, Quiznos, Seattle's Best Coffee, Wendy's, and Whitt's Barbecue. Whether you are traveling for business or leisure, using Orbitz.com will ensure you get the best discount rates on cheap flights from Nashville.

Airports in Chicago

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.

Transportation from the Airport

Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.

Weather in Chicago

Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.

Highlights and Attractions

Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.

^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.