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Route Information for Flights from Tucson to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA Code TUS
Destination Airport IATA Code CHI
Distance 1434 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Iberia, United Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 7:25PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 11:55PM UTC

Finding Flights from Tucson to Chicago

Tucson Airport Information

Arizona's Tucson International Airport is conveniently located less than nine miles south of the city's downtown area, at 7250 S. Tucson Boulevard. Travelers who use Orbitz.com to book their air ticket deals on flights from Tucson can choose to fly any of the major airlines that service the airport. These airlines include US Airways, United, American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Delta, Frontier and Southwest.

Airport Parking in Tucson

Parking is convenient and economical at the Tucson airport. The garage adjacent to the terminals can hold more than 90 cars and charges a flat rate of $9 per day. The economy lot is located on Tucson Boulevard and Corona Road, and it offers more than 5,300 open-air spaces and more than 300 covered parking spaces. Rates in the open-air lot are $4 per day, and parking costs $5 per day for any of the covered spaces. Several commercial parking lots near the airport offer free shuttle service to the terminals.

Ground Transportation in Tucson

Sun Tran offers bus service from Tucson's downtown area to the airport. You can purchase a full-fare, two-ride pass for roughly $3 that will get you to and from the airport in the most economical manner. You can grab a cab on the lower level in front of the terminal. Rates are reasonable, starting at $4.50 plus $2.25 for each mile traveled and $22 per hour waiting time. If you have booked your air tickets through Orbitz.com, you might have saved enough money to cover the cost of a private car or limousine service so you can ride to the airport in style.

Restaurants in Tucson

The Tucson airport provides plenty of dining options, whether you want a quick beverage, grab-and-go snack or a full meal. Taco Bron, Ike's Coffee Bar, Cibo Express Gourmet Market, Cheeburger Cheeburger, Boar's Head Deli and Arizona Sports Grill are located on concourse A. On concourse B, you will find Boar's Head Deli, Carmella's Kitchen, Cibo Express Gourmet Market, Ike's Coffee Bar and Sky Asian Bistro. The Jet Rock Bar & Grill and Baskin Robbins are located in the center of the ticketing level. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to search for flights from Tucson.

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 Tucson to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Tucson to Chicago now?

Head to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Tucson to Chicago.

Are there non-stop flights from Tucson to Chicago?

The awesome news is, there are. American Airlines and United Airlines are a couple of carriers that will take you right from TUS to ORD.

What is the shortest flight from Tucson to Chicago?

With the trip from Tucson, AZ Airport (TUS-Tucson Intl.) to O'Hare Airport taking a minimum of 4 hours and 15 minutes, there's plenty of time to kick back and enjoy the ride. Treat yourself to an in-flight wine and get comfortable in your seat with a riveting movie or book.

What airlines fly from Tucson to Chicago most frequently?

American Airlines (AA) is one of the airlines with the most flights from TUS to O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD). It offers 60 flights each month on this route. Taking a vacation is one of life's greatest pleasures, and this airline will get you where you need to go. United Airlines (UA) also travels from Tucson to Chicago. It's another excellent choice and has 30 flights monthly.

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 2020 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 the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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