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Airfares from $40 One Way, $79 Round Trip from Boston to Chicago

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Route Information for Flights from Boston to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA Code BOS
Destination Airport IATA Code CHI
Distance 863 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, KLM, Qatar Airways, JAL, Azul, Emirates, Delta Air Lines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Iberia, Hawaiian Airlines, ANA, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 10:50AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:12AM UTC

Flights from Boston to Chicago

Staying on budget when planning a trip can be a challenge, but Orbitz.com makes it a little easier. You will discover cheap flights from Boston to Chicago as well as discount ground transportation and accommodations. Chicago is home to more than 2.7 million people, making it the third-largest city in the United States.

Boston Information

When you leave Boston, you will depart from the Logan International Airport, which is located on the east side of Boston. It is host to several airlines, including Delta, Spirit, American, JetBlue, US Airways, and AirTran. All these airlines provide air service to Chicago, and their best rates can be found on Orbitz.com. The most convenient public transportation option for getting to the airport is the T Bus, which costs $2 from downtown. Numerous taxi companies are readily available, and their rates range from $25 to $35 from downtown.

Abundant parking spaces are available at the airport, including short-term, long-term, and economy parking. Economy has the cheapest rate of $18 per day, and regular parking will cost about $27 daily. Whether you want a quick snack or a full meal, you will discover a variety of restaurants and menu items inside the terminals. Johnny Rockets, Ozone, Boston Beer Works, and Asian Too are a few of your options, and you'll find pizzas, burgers, and more.

Chicago Information

Chicago is a fun and exciting city to visit and has so much to enjoy. Whether you enjoy sports, classical music, or modern architecture, Chicago is the place to be. Located in northern Illinois, Chicago borders Lake Michigan, which provides a variety of water activities. The city has a rich history and diverse culture visitors will enjoy.

When you plan your flight to Chicago, you have two airports to choose from: Chicago O'Hare International Airport and Chicago Midway International Airport. O'Hare is located about 17 miles northwest of downtown, and Midway is 8 miles from downtown. Ground transportation from both airports is offered by way of train, taxi, and shuttle. The CTA trains provide fast and convenient transportation from the airport for $2.25 or less. Taxi fares average about $40 to downtown from O'Hare and $25 from Midway. Shuttle service is provided by Go Airport Express and Omega Airport Shuttle, and their average rate is $25 from O'Hare and $15 from Midway. Most major car rental companies are located at both airports, and you can arrange for a car in advance when you book your flight with Orbitz.com.

The weather in Chicago ranges from cold in the winter to warm in summer. The coldest month is January, during which the average temperature ranges from nightly lows in the teens to daytime highs of around 31 degrees Fahrenheit. July is the warmest month and has average temperatures in the mid-80s. The months of May through August each receive around 4 inches of rainfall. January and February only receive about 2 inches of precipitation, but it is usually in the form of snow.

Chicago has an extensive list of attractions everyone will enjoy. Theater enthusiasts will enjoy the Chicago Shakespeare Theater located on Navy Pier and the Lookingglass Theatre Company. If you enjoy water sports, check out the many attractions on Lake Michigan. Kid and adults will have a great time watching a ballgame at Wrigley Field or spending a day at the Lincoln Zoo.

Start Planning Your Trip to Chicago

Let Orbitz.com help save you time and money when you are planning your trip from Boston to Chicago. You will discover discounts on flights, ground transportation, and hotel accommodations. Take a break from your everyday life, and start planning a fun trip to the Windy City.

Frequently asked questions

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