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Fares from $69 One Way, $137 Round Trip from Rochester to Chicago

Prices starting at $137 for return flights and $69 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 Rochester

Flights from Rochester to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Rochester to Chicago?

Start packing those bags, because there are two airlines that operate direct flights from Rochester, NY Airport (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). Check out the fares with United Airlines and American Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Rochester to Chicago?

If the weather is good and all goes as planned, you could be stepping off the plane at Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) from Rochester, NY Airport (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) in only 1 hour and 57 minutes. With such a quick flight time, contemplate bringing just carry-on luggage.

What airlines fly from Rochester to Chicago most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with United Airlines (UA), which frequently services this route. This airline offers 81 flights each month between Rochester, NY Airport (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) and Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). American Airlines (AA) will also take you to your destination in comfort and style. Offering 59 flights per month between Rochester and Chicago, it's another popular airline to look into.

Route Information for Flights from Rochester to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeROC
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance526 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, SAS, ANA, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival11:58AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival8:43PM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 25, 2020

It's always exceptional to fly United!

Jan 21, 2020

Seats are too cramped. I'm short and still had very little leg room.

Jan 10, 2020

Great flight attendant. She was super.

Dec 15, 2019

Exceptional staff accommodating a couple who needed speedy exit to make a cruise

Oct 23, 2019

Good flight liked the small plane. Would like to Have diet ginger ale to drink!

Sep 30, 2019

I didn't like that the flight ended up being overbooked and I almost wasn't able to make the flight I bought 3 weeks prior. So they had to delay the flight until volunteers gave up seats.

Sep 23, 2019

My flight ✈️ was so good, good service too

Sep 22, 2019

Great trip thank you

Sep 5, 2019

Half hour early !!!!

Aug 30, 2019

The Delta Flight was more enjoyable than the AA flight. The delta plan offered back seat screens and lots of entertainment choices.

Fly from Rochester to Chicago

When you fly from Rochester to Chicago, you ll be in for a delightful trip filled with historic attractions including Millennium Park, Chicago s signature foods such as deep-dish pizza and Chicago-style hotdogs and shopping at the Magnificent Mile. You can easily get to the Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) by taking the 390, 590 or 490 freeways. Your flight time from Rochester to Chicago will only take about one hour and 30 minutes.


Millennium Park is one of Chicago s most iconic locations, and it s conveniently located east of Downtown Chicago. The park is a great place to spend a day because you can go for a peaceful walk through the park while gazing at the local architecture, artwork and sculptures throughout the area. Close to the heart of Downtown Chicago is the Magnificent Mile, which is known for its assortment of restaurants, street vendors, clothing stores and bars. This is the perfect spot if you want to indulge in the local nightlife.

Hints and tips

O Hare International Airport (ORD) is located in the eastern part of the city. From the airport, you can conveniently get to your hotel by taking a taxi or shuttle. If you rent a car, 90 and 294 are the main freeways. You can also take the local subway system to get to your hotel. Taste of Chicago is one of the city s most popular festivals, featuring local restaurants and live entertainment every summer.

^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.