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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Omaha, NE, United States - CHI to OMA

Popular flights from Chicago to Omaha

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 24, 2016 May 28, 2016 $206
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 2, 2016 Jun 11, 2016 $211

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Omaha (CHI to OMA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Omaha, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $228.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Omaha (CHI to OMA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to Omaha based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Omaha

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Omaha should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $469 $0
7-14 days $310 $491
14-21 days $216 $379
21-30 days $206 $369
30-60 days $211 $365
60-90 days $260 $401
90+ days $206 $341

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Omaha

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Omaha.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$250 $206 $229 $211 $228 $228 $250

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Omaha

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Omaha.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$469
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$469 $352
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$352 $216
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$216 $228
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$228 $233
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$233

TIPSave $211 by flying into Kansas City instead of Omaha from Chicago

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Omaha (CHI to OMA)

Your Chicago to Omaha flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Omaha is $351.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Omaha is $228.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Omaha.

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Omaha
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 8 8 8 7 7 4 7 07:25 20:33
United 6 5 5 5 5 4 5 08:57 22:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Omaha (CHI to OMA)

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 Omaha. 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 Omaha is $106.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Omaha is $228.

Chicago to Omaha Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Omaha?
Answer: The average Chicago to Omaha flight time is an hour and 30 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Omaha?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Omaha is 414 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Omaha?
Answer: There are 72 direct flights from Chicago to Omaha.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Omaha?
Answer: American Airlines provides 52% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Omaha.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Omaha?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Omaha (CHI to OMA)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to Omaha with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chicago to Omaha.

Chicago to Omaha
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest DCA X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Omaha, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $97
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Frontier, Spirit, United $68
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $127
Chicago to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $85
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $132
Chicago to Kansas City American, Alaska, Frontier, United $88
Chicago to Lincoln United $268
Chicago to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $79
Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $158
Chicago to Houston American, Spirit, United $116
Chicago to Phoenix American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $188

Cheap Domestic Flights to Omaha - OMA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Omaha American, Alaska, United $319
Milwaukee to Omaha American, United $297
Grand Rapids to Omaha American, United $359
Madison to Omaha American, United $425
Ft Wayne to Omaha American, United $447
Appleton to Omaha United $301
Green Bay to Omaha American, United $541
Bloomington - Normal to Omaha American Check Dates
Lansing to Omaha American, United $391
South Bend to Omaha United $337
Kalamazoo to Omaha American, United $381
Toledo to Omaha American Check Dates
Peoria to Omaha American, United Check Dates
Moline to Omaha American, United $437
Springfield to Omaha American, United Check Dates
Champaign to Omaha American $349
Dubuque to Omaha American Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Omaha, NE, United States, from $206 Round trip from CHI to OMA