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Flights from Chicago to Bakersfield, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:00 AM

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Chicago to Bakersfield Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:00 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Bakersfield. United frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Bakersfield flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
CHIBFL
Wed 12/21
1 stop
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Wed 12/28
1 stop
$391
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United
CHIBFL
Sat 12/24
1 stop
BFLCHI
Wed 1/4
1 stop
$391
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United
CHIBFL
Sat 1/14
1 stop
BFLCHI
Sun 1/22
1 stop
$391
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Bakersfield?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Bakersfield, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $432.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Bakersfield?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago to Bakersfield based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Chicago to Bakersfield?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Bakersfield.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $828
7-14 days $0 $526
14-21 days $0 $398
21-30 days $0 $409
30-60 days $0 $410
60-90 days $0 $391
90+ days $0 $391

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Bakersfield

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Bakersfield is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$391 $398 $410 $391 $568

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Bakersfield by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Chicago to Bakersfield flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Chicago Bakersfield United 10/13/16 10/25/16 1 $398
November Chicago Bakersfield United 11/4/16 11/7/16 1 $410
December Chicago Bakersfield United 12/21/16 12/28/16 1 $391
January Chicago Bakersfield United 1/14/17 1/22/17 1 $391

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Bakersfield

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Bakersfield. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$526
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$526
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$447
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$447

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Bakersfield

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Bakersfield is $391.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Bakersfield is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Bakersfield

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Bakersfield. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Bakersfield is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Bakersfield is $391.

Chicago to Bakersfield Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Bakersfield?
Answer: Phoenix, AZ

Airlines in Chicago flying to Bakersfield Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:00 AMNumber of routes searched: 57Number of itineraries searched: 7,720

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Bakersfield? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Bakersfield. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Chicago to Bakersfield
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX
United SFO
American DFW / PHX
United DEN
American LAX / PHX
American SFO / PHX
United LAS / SFO
United MSP / DEN
American DTW / PHX
United IAH / SFO

Chicago to Bakersfield Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Bakersfield. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Chicago to Phoenix American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from Chicago to Burbank American, Alaska, Delta, United $232
Flights from Chicago to Ontario American, Alaska, Delta, United $184
Flights from Chicago to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta $237
Flights from Chicago to Denver American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $80
Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $154
Flights from Chicago to Long Beach American, Delta $277
Flights from Chicago to Seattle American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from Chicago to Fresno American, Alaska, Delta, United $290
Flights from Chicago to Santa Barbara American, Alaska, United $332
Flights from Chicago to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $187
Flights from Chicago to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $264
Flights from Chicago to Palm Springs American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $298
Flights from Chicago to Houston American, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Chicago to Portland American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $110
Flights from Chicago to Reno American, Alaska, Delta, United $284
Flights from Chicago to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit, United $80
Flights from Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Spirit $80

Cheap Domestic Flights to Bakersfield - BFL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Indianapolis to Bakersfield American, United $538
Flights from Milwaukee to Bakersfield American, United $430
Flights from South Bend to Bakersfield United Check Dates
Flights from Milwaukee to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $277
Flights from Indianapolis to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $240
Flights from Grand Rapids to Los Angeles American, Delta, United $250
Flights from Indianapolis to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, United $220
Flights from Milwaukee to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $117
Flights from Grand Rapids to Las Vegas American, Delta, United $240
Flights from Bloomington - Normal to Los Angeles American, Delta $322
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Bakersfield