Pittsburgh to Chicago flight duration

What is the flight duration from Pittsburgh to Chicago?

On average there are 6 flights flying direct each day from Pittsburgh to Chicago. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Average direct flight time is 1 hours 37 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Chicago (MDW) has a duration of 1 hours 28 minutes.

A distance of 409 miles / 659 km.

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Pittsburgh to Chicago flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 1 hours 37 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 1 hours 28 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 1 hours 45 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 6

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Pittsburgh to Chicago is 1 hours 37 minutes
  • Distance from Pittsburgh to Chicago is 409 miles / 659 km
  • Pittsburgh is served by 1 airports Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT)
  • Chicago is served by 3 airports Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW), Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD), Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD)
  • The currency in Chicago, United States is the US Dollar

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Pittsburgh, United States and Chicago, United States? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 1 hours 37 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


Pittsburgh International to Chicago O'Hare International
1 hours 37 minutes


Pittsburgh to Chicago flight time via Washington Dulles | PIT to MDW via IAD
Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles
59 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
3 hours 26 minutes
Chicago O'Hare International to Chicago
2 hours 15 minutes
Total journey time
6 hours 40 minutes
Pittsburgh to Chicago flight time via New York Newark | PIT to MDW via EWR
Pittsburgh to New York Newark
1 hours 27 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 15 minutes
New York Newark to Chicago
2 hours 34 minutes
Total journey time
5 hours 16 minutes
Pittsburgh to Chicago flight time via Los Angeles International | PIT to MDW via LAX
Pittsburgh to Los Angeles International
5 hours 24 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
3 hours 56 minutes
Los Angeles International to Chicago
4 hours 08 minutes
Total journey time
13 hours 28 minutes

Airlines flying between Pittsburgh and Chicago

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Pittsburgh & Chicago local time and timezones

Chicago, United States time is 1 hours behind Pittsburgh, United States

Date and time in Pittsburgh, United States:
10:28 Tue, 22 Oct, 2019,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

Date and time in Chicago, United States:
09:28 Tue, 22 Oct, 2019,
Chicago Timezone: CDT (-05:00)

Jet Lag effects from flying between Pittsburgh and Chicago

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