United Airlines adds nearly 200 flights for RNC, DNC this summer

CHICAGO — United Airlines is making it easier for convention attendees to travel to this summer’s national political conventions.

On Tuesday, United added nearly 200 new flights — 72 flights to and from Milwaukee in July for the Republican National Convention and 118 flights to and from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport in August for the Democratic National Convention.

“These conventions are steeped in tradition and have now evolved to become a weeklong celebration of our political process,” said Patrick Quayle, United’s Senior Vice President of Global Network Planning and Alliances. “We’re proud to give people even more options to visit two great cities, and participate in these historic events and make their voices heard.”

Republican National Convention Schedule

United will have more than 280 flights to and from Milwaukee the week of the convention including:

Democratic National Convention Schedule

The airline will fly its largest Chicago O’Hare schedule since 2019 for the DNC, with more than 530 flights per day. The schedule includes:

Tickets are on sale now on the United app and United.com.

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