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Fares from $70 One Way, $128 Round Trip from Salt Lake City to Chicago

Prices starting at $128 for return flights and $70 for one-way flights to Chicago 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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More About Flying To Chicago from Salt Lake City

Flights from Salt Lake City to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Salt Lake City to Chicago?

Fasten your seat belt and enjoy a hassle-free flight with one of the 3 airlines that fly directly from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). We've come up with a list of popular carriers to choose from:

  • Delta Air Lines
  • United Airlines
  • American Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Salt Lake City to Chicago?

The quickest flight from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) is 3 hours. Pack a few things in your carry-on to help pass the time, like that new best-seller or a portable board game.

What airlines have the most flights from Salt Lake City to Chicago?

Delta Air Lines (DL) is one off the airlines with the most flights from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). It offers 111 flights on this route every month. Taking off on a vacation is one of life's biggest pleasures, and this airline will get you where you need to go. Alternatively, secure your favorite aisle (or window) seat with United Airlines (UA). You'll have 102 monthly flights between Salt Lake City and Chicago to choose from with this company.

Route Information for Flights from Salt Lake City to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeSLC
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance1246 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival8:06PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival8:06PM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 29, 2019

Wheelchair assistance and curbside checkin at Delta were awesome.

Dec 26, 2019

United should offer free carry on, it makes a big difference when deciding which airline to book. Happy Holidays

Dec 21, 2019

Best costumer service!!!

Nov 24, 2019

Wish the wifi worked better. Otherwise, a great flight!

Sep 26, 2019

Great trip! Thank you so much!

Jul 30, 2019

We had weather delays that set us back, but everything else about the flight was great

Jul 7, 2019

It would be alot easier if the flight out gate was closer to the drop off gate,too much running around to get there,it's really stressful l

Jun 3, 2019

Pretty good service for what I paid I guess. Everybody tells me that I paid rock-bottom price and therefore don't deserve any better. I think I paid a chunky amount. Overall I'm happy.

May 28, 2019

We just loved our flight attendant she was really great!!

Dec 31, 2018

Tiny seats, flight was late, nearly missed our connection, but staff did a terrific job, very helpful. It beat our outgoing Delta flight where they were separating parties that did not pay the extortion fee to sit together. Delta told us because we bought economy e-tickets through a 3rd party (Orbitz), we could not expect to sit together (even though tickets were purchased in the same transaction).

Finding Flights from Salt Lake City to Chicago

Salt Lake City International Airport

When searching for cheap flights from Salt Lake City, Orbitz.com is the place to go. No matter where you're flying, there is bound to be a flight available from Delta, Southwest, United Airlines or many other major carriers. Sitting four miles from the central downtown district, Salt Lake City International Airport is the 21st busiest airport in the United States and a great place to find nonstop flights to over 45 locations in the country.

Parking at the Airport

Salt Lake City International Airport offers hourly and daily indoor parking with easy access to terminal one and two for $28.00 a day. Economy parking is also available at a location a few blocks from the main terminal. Parking here is $7.00 per day and includes a free shuttle to the terminal. There are also park and fly options with a number of local businesses. Diamond Airport Parking offers rates that range from $6.60 to $22.38 a day. Perks with this service include a free shuttle to the airport and a car wash.

Transportation to the Airport

Most hotels in the Salt Lake area offer a free shuttle to the airport. Depending on traffic and the location of the hotel, a trip in a shuttle could take up to 20 minutes. There are also three taxi companies available. City Cab, Ute Cab and Yellow Cab can take passengers from a hotel or place of business straight to a terminal. Cabs can be hailed on the street or they can be booked online or by phone. Prices vary based on the time of year and how far the trip to the airport is. Utah Transit Authority offers buses to the airport that leave from the city center every 30 minutes during the weekdays, every hour after 7:00 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends. This cheap and efficient transportation option costs $2.25 for a one-way trip.

Restaurants at the Airport

Salt Lake City International Airport offers several dining options in the main concourse, including a concessions area that offers McDonalds, Krispy Kreme and Starbucks. For coffee lovers, the local Mill Creek Coffee Roasters has a location in the airport. Passengers looking for a place to watch a game or grab a beer should try the Squatter Pub Brewery with its large selection of meals and brews. Before booking your next vacation, be sure to check out the cheap flights from Salt Lake City on Orbitz.com.

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.