Cheap Flight Deals From Vancouver (YVR) to Chicago (CHI) Starting at $152

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Airfares from $152 One Way, $291 Round Trip from Vancouver to Chicago

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More About Flying To Chicago from Vancouver

Route Information for Flights from Vancouver to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
1759 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Air Canada, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival
10:01PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
12:27PM UTC

Travel from Vancouver to Chicago can help locate discount vacation packages, hotel accommodations and other ways to save on your trip from Vancouver to Chicago. Vancouver is one of the largest cities in Canada, and it is one of the nation's largest industrial centers. Chicago is the largest city in Illinois and has close to 50 million visitors each year.


The Vancouver International Airport is located 7 miles from downtown Vancouver. It is the second-busiest airport in Canada. There are several methods of transportation to the airport from downtown. The Canada Line is a rapid rail line, which is the fastest way to get to the city's center. Taxis, rental cars, buses and courtesy shuttles are also available. For those who arrive in private vehicles, economy and long-term parking lots are available at the airport. Fees can be paid by credit card at the express pay machines located at both parking facilities.


Chicago is located in the northeastern corner of the state of Illinois. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, telecommunications and transportation. Travelers arriving in Chicago from Vancouver will arrive at the Chicago O'Hare International Airport. It is located approximately 17 miles northwest of the Chicago Loop. The airport offers both domestic and international flights. Regional buses and trains, rental cars, taxicabs and limos provide transportation from the airport to downtown. The best time to visit Chicago is in the fall, when temperatures are still warm and crowds are smaller. The hottest month of the year is July, with average daytime highs around 85 degrees Fahrenheit. January is the coldest month, with overnight lows around 18 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago offers visitors a wide variety of things to do and see. The waterfront, in particular, provides a lively nightlife. Other spots of interest include Grant Park, as well as the Lincoln Park Zoo and the Goodman Theater.

Flying to Chicago

When planning a trip, check for the best deals on discount hotel accommodations, rental cars, vacation packages and cheap flights from Vancouver to Chicago. Planning ahead of time and making travel arrangements early will allow you to save money on attractions and events.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Vancouver to Chicago now?
The Covid-19 Travel Advisor will help you with questions about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when flying from Vancouver to Chicago.
Are there non-stop flights from Vancouver to Chicago?
Yep, Air Canada flies straight from Vancouver to Chicago, so you’ll be touching down and starting your awesome adventure in no time at all.
What is the shortest flight from Vancouver to Chicago?
The quickest flight from Vancouver to Chicago is around 4 hours and 53 minutes. Order your favorite wine from the drink trolley, work on your travel itinerary or get to know your seat mate — you’ll have plenty of time on this medium-haul journey.
What airlines fly from Vancouver to Chicago most frequently?
Air Canada operates the most services from Vancouver to Chicago, with 30 flights each month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Chicago?
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 Chicago 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 Chicago with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Chicago 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 2021 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. 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.