8 days in Chicago & Oklahoma City Itinerary

8 days in Chicago & Oklahoma City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  5 h
1
Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
2
Oklahoma City
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: New York City

4
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take a memorable tour with Tours, stroll around Millennium Park, and learn more about the world around you at Field Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Chicago road trip planning app.

New York City to Chicago is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in July, Chicago is slightly colder at night with lows of 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Ernest Hemingway Birthplace
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

3
nights
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Explore Oklahoma City's surroundings by going to Stafford Air & Space Museum (in Weatherford) and Hog Wild (in Purcell). There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, learn more about the world around you at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, wander the streets of Bricktown, and wander the wide-open spaces of Express Clydesdales.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Oklahoma City online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Oklahoma City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in July: highs in Oklahoma City hover around 93°F, while lows dip to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stafford Air & Space Museum, Express Clydesdales, Hog Wild, Unpluggits Playstudio
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Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum ©
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum
Stafford Air & Space Museum ©
Stafford Air & Space Museum
Hog Wild ©
Hog Wild

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