Southwest Airlines Adds Nonstop Service from Tulsa to Chicago Midway in June 2022

TULSA, OK – December 16, 2021 – Southwest Airlines today announced twice daily nonstop service from Tulsa to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) beginning June 5, 2022. Chicago will be Southwest’s eighth nonstop served destination from Tulsa, along with Austin, Dallas-Love Field, Denver, Houston-Hobby, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and St. Louis.

“We are excited to welcome Southwest’s eighth nonstop destination from Tulsa, with new service to Chicago Midway,” said Andrew Pierini, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer at Tulsa International Airport. “Southwest is providing an excellent schedule for people traveling to Chicago as well as those connecting onward from Southwest’s expansive network at Midway to destinations both domestically and internationally.”

Southwest will be the only carrier from Tulsa to serve Chicago Midway, while American Airlines and United Airlines both serve Chicago O-Hare. MDW will be the 24th nonstop destination served from TUL.

Service information from Tulsa International Airport (TUL)

 Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

    • Service begins June 5, 2022
    • Boeing 737 aircraft

 Schedule Information

Sunday-Friday, Twice daily

  • Depart MDW: 9:00AM; Arrive TUL: 10:55AM
  • Depart MDW: 6:25PM; Arrive TUL: 8:10PM


  • Depart TUL: 10:05AM; Arrive MDW: 11:55AM
  • Depart TUL: 4:00PM; Arrive MDW: 5:55PM

 Saturday, Once daily

  • Depart MDW: 4:40PM; Arrive TUL: 6:25PM
  • Depart TUL: 7:15PM; Arrive MDW: 9:05PM

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