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Fares from $18 One Way, $43 Round Trip from Palm Springs to Chicago

Prices starting at $43 for return flights and $18 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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Route Information for Flights from Palm Springs to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodePSP
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance1740 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Qatar Airways, JAL, Air Canada, LOT - Polish Airlines, Aer Lingus, Asiana Airlines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, EVA Air, Qantas, SAS, ANA, Air Tahiti Nui, Brussels Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Lufthansa, Spirit Airlines, Air China LTD, Gulf Air, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival7:21PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:49PM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 23, 2020

Seat size too small

Jan 3, 2020

Should allow free baggage or free snacks/ entertainment.

Dec 11, 2019

Embraer has a good plane with great leg room

Nov 17, 2019

Way too tight seating!!! Give us a little more space!!

Oct 11, 2019

Late departure caused very close connection in Chicago.

Nov 28, 2018

PSP to ORD delayed by FAA and arrived 15 minutes before connecting flight stopped boarding. A dash through the terminal.

Aug 26, 2018

Seats too close

Apr 22, 2018

Delayed flight a bit annoying but handled efficiently. Still arrived within reasonable time frame so scheduling must allow for delays.

Feb 27, 2018

Wish you could make sure there were no “pain iin the #%%” passengers.

Fly from Palm Springs to Chicago

Palm Springs International Airport

For passengers looking for flights from Palm Springs International Airport, Orbitz.com has some great deals. Located off of Kirk Douglas Way, the airport is about two miles from downtown. Several airlines, including Alaska Airlines, Delta Connection, United Express and US Airways, have year-round flights. Frontier Airlines, Allegiant Air and Sun County Airlines offer seasonal trips from Palm Springs.

Parking at Palm Springs International

Three parking lots are located outside the main terminal. Rates range from $1.00 every 20 minutes to $12.00 a day for a 24-hour period.

Transportation to the Airport

For guests looking for transportation to the airport, taxis, public transportation, and shuttles are available. The three main cab companies serving the airport are American Cab, Desert City Cab and Yellow Cab of the Desert. Rates for taxis may vary depending on where the passenger is picked up. Reservations for all cabs can be made ahead of time. Several of the hotels and resorts in the Palm Springs region offer a free shuttle service to the airport. At Your Service, Skycap Shuttle and R&C Express are all companies that provide a ride to the airport for a flat rate. The Sun Line Transit Agency is the local public transportation service offering rides to the airport. Line 24 takes passengers directly to the airport for $1.00.

Restaurants at the Airport

Inside the airport are a number of intriguing restaurant options. Passengers who need their morning coffee and pastry fix can visit Starbucks in the Courtyard. Over in the new concourse, visitors will find the La Brea Bakery & Palm Springs Tap Room Bar. With a full service bar and a variety of sandwich options, guests can have an afternoon snack and drink before their flight. The restaurant offers food orders to go as well. For more information on low-fare flights from Palm Springs, check out 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.

Flights from Palm Springs to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Palm Springs to Chicago?

There aren't any direct flights between these destinations. But United Airlines, Air Canada and American Airlines can get you from Palm Springs, CA Airport (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) with only one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Palm Springs to Chicago?

Jetting from Palm Springs, CA Airport (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) will take a minimum of 4 hours and 23 minutes. Savor a wine and watch a show or two — now's your chance to sit back and unwind.

^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.