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Freehand Chicago
3.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (15 reviews)

Located in River North, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Chinese Consulate, Holy Name Cathedral, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Museum of Contemporary ...

I like the bunk beds- so interesting. I love the location. It is close to everything. You are in the heart of the city with lots of activities to do! The staff from day one have been so rude, so cold in attitude just unpleasant but I have tried to beasrespectful and polite as I can possibly be - ...
Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago
2.0 out of 5.0
3.1 out of 5 (9 reviews)

Located in The Loop, this hotel is steps from Columbia College Chicago, Grant Park, and State Street. Art Institute of Chicago and Buckingham Fountain are also ...

I liked the close proximity to downtown, Chicago. The two restaurants on the property as well as close parking in which you would need to pay.
Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL - O'Hare
2.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (13 reviews)

Situated in Elk Grove Village, this motel is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from Lake Park and 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from Allstate Arena. Apache Park is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) away.

Really nice and clean place. The parking lot was clear.

Flights Review

Dec 8, 2019

I only fly AA! Great flights! !!!

Nov 7, 2019

Awesome 👏🏼

Sep 20, 2019

Fastest boarding to take off ever

Jun 30, 2019

I have not flown in 20 years AA gets a 10! I will book again!

Jun 9, 2019

Left late, arrived early. Sweet!

Jan 25, 2019

Good flight experience.

Dec 15, 2018

Smooth, friendly service.

Jun 17, 2018

Plane was jammed and I was forced to check my larger carry-on bag, which was annoying.

Jun 2, 2018

Flight attendants so kind to my elderly mom.

Apr 9, 2018

Plane overbooked. Attendant upgraded my seat to business class.

Fly From Austin to Chicago

Number of Daily Flights22
Earliest Flight Departure DateApr 23
Latest Flight Departure DateApr 23
Popular AirlinesAmerican Airlines

Cheap flights from Austin to Chicago

Cheap flights from Austin to Chicago

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) is located in Austin, TX. Driving to AUS take 10 minutes using E 7th Street.

Flight times from AUS to Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) are usually just over two hours. Driving to downtown Chicago takes 40 minutes on I-90 E. Taxis and free rental car shuttles are located on the lower-level curb front area next to the baggage claim area.

Attractions and Tips

Chicago boasts family fun as well as cosmopolitan relaxation. Located in Grant Park, the Art Institute of Chicago is an internationally renowned destination for art lovers. Chicago Cultural Center and Chicago History Museum are also popular. The Briar Street Theatre, home to the wild performances of the Blue Man Group, is just a half hour drive from ORD.

Kids can let loose at Chicago Children's Museum and the Lincoln Park Zoo, and don’t forget to scour downtown for some deep-dish pizza.

Chicago's weather averages in the low-30s in winter and snow can be heavy. Summers are mild, reaching into the 80s. When choosing a hotel, look at accommodations in the whole city, as many neighborhoods offer hotels that cater to a wide variety of budgets.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.