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Fares from $39 One Way, $77 Round Trip from Kalamazoo to Chicago

Prices starting at $77 for return flights and $39 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 Kalamazoo

Route Information for Flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeLAN
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance136 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Alaska Airlines, ANA, Air New Zealand, Lufthansa, United Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival4:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:41PM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 20, 2019

Was an uneventful easy flight but seats were not comfortable!!

Nov 30, 2019

The flight attendant (forget his name) located my dropped phone and water bottle. Very helpful and courteous.

Nov 7, 2019

Everything went smooth, even though we left late we still arrived early. Great.

Oct 8, 2019

Chicago to key West non stop excellent

Sep 11, 2019

Good experience

Jun 15, 2019

No complaints

Jun 8, 2019

I appreciated United‘s technology and use of text updates when there were several gate changes in Chicago

Nov 26, 2018

Plane was not modern. No power and no entertainment.

Nov 20, 2018

Wish we could have been allowed a carry-on bag

Sep 26, 2018

No delays

Fly From Kalamazoo to Chicago

If you are looking for a change of scenery but don't want to leave the Midwest, a trip to Chicago could be your solution. can help you find bargains and arrange a fun-filled vacation from Kalamazoo to Chicago that will entertain you and provide memories that will last a lifetime.

Leaving Kalamazoo

Battle Creek International Airport is 3 miles southeast of downtown Kalamazoo. Transportation to Kalamazoo International includes courtesy shuttles, taxi service and public transportation through Metro Transit.

Short-term parking is offered at a rate of the first 30 minutes free, $2 per additional half hour and a $15 maximum daily rate. Long-term parking is $2 an hour, with a $9 daily maximum charge and a $63 maximum weekly charge.

Battle Creek International has food and beverage concessions inside the terminal, but several restaurants are located on Portage Road, the main thoroughfare outside of the airport. Bucky's Diner, Country Maid Bakery, Jet's Pizza and Joy Fong Restaurant are a few from which travelers can choose.


Located in the US Midwest, Chicago is dubbed the Windy City. It is the home of several professional sport franchises and bustling shopping, historical and theater districts.

Arriving in Chicago

Travelers to Chicago land at either O'Hare International Airport or Midway International Airport. O'Hare is 17 miles from downtown Chicago, while Midway is 10. From O'Hare, you can take the Blue Line, a shuttle service, flag down a taxi or rent a car. Midway offers an airport shuttle, regional buses, taxis and rental cars.

Chicago has all four seasons, so dress according to when you are visiting the city. The warmest months are July and August with average temperature in the mid-80s. December through February, temperatures reach the high-30s. These months also experience cold winds and snow, and a significant decrease in temperature at night.

There are a variety of things to experience in Chicago. Attractions such as Navy Pier, the Museum of Science and Industry, Millennium Park, Lake Michigan and Michigan Avenue are just a few of the places Chicago has to offer. Let help you select sights and attractions that will make you stay more enjoyable.

Make the Trip

When you are ready to journey from Michigan to the Land of Lincoln, let help you plan your trip from Kalamazoo to Chicago. From tickets to hotel reservations and your itinerary, we can help you plan a trip that you will remember for years to come.

Flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago?

The great news is, there are. American Airlines and United Airlines are a couple of carriers that will fly you straight from Kalamazoo, MI (AZO-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Intl.) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from Kalamazoo to Chicago?

It can zip by in as little as 55 minutes. If you're a firm believer that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' rather than flying, you'll enjoy the journey from Kalamazoo, MI (AZO-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Intl.) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).

What airlines fly from Kalamazoo (and vicinity) to Chicago (and vicinity) most frequently?

American Airlines (AA) is one of the airlines with the most flights from Kalamazoo, MI Airport (AZO-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-OHare Intl.). It offers 72 services on this route every month. Taking a vacation is one of life's biggest pleasures, and this carrier will get you to your destination quickly and safely. Alternatively, reserve a seat with United Airlines (UA). You'll have 59 monthly flights between Kalamazoo (and vicinity) and Chicago (and vicinity) to choose from with this company.

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 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

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.

How can I save money on flights?

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 from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on 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.