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|Origin Airport IATA Code||CMX|
|Destination Airport IATA Code||CHI|
|Direct Flight Airlines||American Airlines|
|Earliest Flight Arrival||12:55PM UTC|
|Latest Flight Arrival||12:55PM UTC|
The Sawyer International Airport is the primary airport serving Michigan's upper peninsula region. It is conveniently situated roughly 17 miles south of downtown Marquette, with easy access via Route 553. Use Orbitz.com to book cheap flights from Marquette, and you will be able to choose from any of the major domestic airlines that service the airport, including Delta and American Eagle.
Parking is simple at the Sawyer airport. There is one lot, just steps from the terminal building, that serves both short-term and long-term parking. Expect to pay $5 per day or $35 per week. Put your parking ticket in a safe place, as you will have to pay for a full week if you lose it. If you are a frequent traveler, you can opt for a corporate parking pass, costing$350 for the full year.
The most economical way to get to the airport is via the Marq-Tran bus. The shuttle bus runs between the airport, downtown Marquette and Gwinn beginning at 5:45 a.m., Monday through Saturday. If your luggage load makes taking the bus too cumbersome, you can opt for one of the private cab companies that makes runs between the airport and the surrounding areas. Use Orbitz.com to purchase discount air tickets, and you may find that you've saved enough money to hire a private car service to get you to the airport on time.
If you are looking for a quick beverage or grab-and-go snack, the vending machines in the gate area will have what you need. On future trips from the Marquette airport, you will be able to take advantage of the new full-service restaurant that is in the planning stages as of 2012. Until then, travelers coming in from the downtown area can grab a pizza, burger or sandwich at the Crossroads Bar on County Road 480. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to book cheap flights from Marquette.
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.
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.
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.
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.
You can fly straight from Marquette to Chicago with American Airlines. It's the only airline with nonstop services from Marquette, MI (MQT-Sawyer Intl.) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).
If conditions are good and all goes as planned, you could be disembarking at Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) from Marquette, MI (MQT-Sawyer Intl.) in just 1 hour and 19 minutes. With such a fast flight time, contemplate traveling with just carry-on luggage.
American Airlines operates the most services from Marquette (and vicinity) to Chicago (and vicinity), with 36 flights each month.
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.
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.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.
To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
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