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Airfares from $44 One Way, $88 Round Trip from Chicago to Miami

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More About Flying To Miami from Chicago

Escape the cold and search with Orbitz to find a huge choice of affordable flights from Chicago to Miami. Use the filter options to refine your flight details and book a route that perfectly suits your travel plans.


Popular Routes from Chicago to Miami

There are almost 90 direct flights each week from Chicago to Miami, with most departing from the largest airport, O’Hare. These direct flights are provided by a choice of six airlines, with the most popular being American.

As well as O’Hare, there is also a smaller number of direct flights from Chicago Midway Airport. Most flights departing Chicago to Miami land at Miami International, although it is also possible to fly in to Fort Lauderdale, which is located about half an hour by car from the city.


The Flight from Chicago to Miami

The flight time from Chicago to Miami is approximately three hours and covers a distance of 1,205 miles.

Chicago O’Hare International is located 14 miles to the northwest of the Loop business district. The airport covers a huge area of around 7,600 acres and there are non-stop flights to over 200 destinations around the globe

The airport handles around 80 million passengers every year, making it one of the world’s ten busiest airports.

The other departure point in Chicago is Midway International Airport. It is located around eight miles to the southwest of the Loop and is significantly smaller than O’Hare. However, with annual passenger numbers of more than 22 million, it is still considered a large airport.

The flight path heads out southeast from Chicago towards the southern tip of the Florida peninsula. It crosses Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina and South Carolina before landing in Miami, Florida.

Miami International Airport, also known as MIA, can be found about eight miles to the northwest of downtown Miami. Handling around 45 million passengers every year, it is one of the busiest airports in the US and the biggest in the state.

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is situated just over 20 miles to the north of the city of Miami, making it a good alternative destination for flights from Chicago to Miami. Processing about 35 million passengers a year on more than 700 daily flights it is also of the 20 busiest in the US.


Other Flight Destinations in Florida

Flights from Chicago to Tampa

Flights from Chicago to Orlando

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Miami now?
If you’re wondering about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Chicago to Miami, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Miami?
Yep, your amazing vacation is just one simple flight away. Fantastic news, isn’t it? Cruise in comfort with one of the 3 carriers that fly straight from ORD to MIA. Top options include:

  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Miami?
The shortest flight time from Chicago to Miami is around 3 hours and 25 minutes. Grab a refreshment from the cabin crew, work on your travel itinerary or read a few magazines — you’ll have the time on this medium-haul journey.
What airlines fly from Chicago to Miami most frequently?
Try out American Airlines (AA). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from ORD to MIA. It operates 191 services on this route every month and is a favorite among travelers. Also research the fares available with United Airlines (UA). Offering 60 flights each month between Chicago and Miami, they’ll ensure your journey is just as enjoyable as the destination.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Miami?
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 Miami 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 Miami with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Miami 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 2021 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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